This ballet for orchestra was commissioned by the National Ballet Guild of Canada for the opening of the Ottawa Arts Centre. With performance notes in French. Printed from manuscript. Custom print edition.
This work should be played along with Analogique B, which is on tape.
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In one movement. A short but very challenging work for string quartet.
In one movement. With performance notes in French and English. Commissioned by the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation for the Arditti Quartet. This challenging work is full of glissandi and other special effects.
Contents: ST/48 (ST/48-1,240162) Für Orchester (48 Instrumente) -- Polytope De Montréal, Licht- Und Klangkomposition -- Musik Für 4 Gleiche Orchester -- Nomos Gamma Für In Publikumsraum Verteiltes Orchester -- Terretektorh Für In Publikumsraum Verteiltes Orchester -- Syrmos Für 18 Streicher --…
The ballet Kraanerg was premiered in 1969 by the National Ballet of Canada. This book looks at the genesis, premiere, recording and impact of this important work. With an introduction, bibliography, and index. Figures. Tables. Music examples. The CD contains a recording of the music.
This volume studies the influence of ancient Greek music theory, mathematic, and thought on the music of Xenakis. With a foreword, introduction, bibliography, and index.
With a preface, epilogue, notes, bibliography and index. Prefaces to the original and paperback editions. Music examples. Illustrations. Harley explains the works of Xenakis in musical rather than scientific terms.
For over forty years Iannis Xenakis has been one of the major figures in contemporary music. In all that time, there has not been a study of his music published in English. This volume leads the reader along the trajectory of Xenakis's compositional development, presenting the works together with…
…woodwinds and brass; piano, organ and harpsichord; percussion; strings and voice; ensemble and orchestra; electronics. With a preface and postscript. Chronology of compositions. Two indices. Music examples. A few illustrations. Top contemporary music performers discuss the works of Xenakis.
Recorded live at Wigmore Hall in London, July 2011. Contents: String Quartet No. 2 / Ligeti -- Study IV for Treatise on the Veil / Pintscher -- String Quartet in Four Parts / Cage -- Tetras / Xenakis.
Articles in French and English on the music of Xenakis, out of the symposium of the same name held in Paris, January 1998. With an introduction, list of works, bibliography, musical examples, illustrations and diagrams.
19 articles from the symposium held in Paris, May 2012. Xenakis composed relatively few electro-acoustic works, but they are important in the history of the medium. Many of the articles are in English; others are in French. With an introduction, music examples, and illustrations.