Conversations with Iannis Xenakis. [Bálint András Varga] — The music of Iannis Xenakis has been called brutal and violent, but at its best it is unsurpassed in. The music of the Greek-born composer, Iannis Xenakis, has been called brutal and violent. He first In these conversations he talks about his life and music. Morton Feldman and Iannis Xenakis. In conversation. Edited by Vincent Gasseling and Michael Nieuwenhuizen. The present text is an edited transcription of a.
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There are a number of excerpts from the scores here, though not always in legible reproduction. Cat rated it really liked it Mar 28, Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Aubrey rated it it was amazing Sep 30, In xenxkis the music xenakiis, Varga and Xenakis lead the reader to a deeper understanding of conversatios theory and aesthetic behind such key early works as “Metastatis”, “Pithoprakta”, “Eonta” and “Herma”. Lists with This Book. Steve D rated it it was amazing Jul 06, Marja rated it it was amazing Feb 24, Jakob Glock rated it really liked it Dec 09, Anyla rated it it was amazing Nov 02, Daniel rated it liked it Dec 06, Raub rated it liked it Jan 25, Fans of the composer should seek it out, though it seems to be rather out of print.
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