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Other Planets free pdf Here is a catalogue raisonee of Stockhausens complete output, involving no technical analyses, but rather an examination of the musics aesthetic, practical, and intellectual assumptions. The book contains plentiful citations from the history of radio, film, and sound recording, and from contemporary science and technology. Laid out in strict chronological order, it contains unusually ample commentary on the composers sources of inspiration, including discussions of the composers Hermann Schroeder, Olivier Messiaen, Pierre Schaeffer, Herbert Eimert, John Cage, the information scientist Werner Meyer-Eppler, and structural anthropologist Claude Levi-Strauss. Each of Stockhausens compositions is treated on its own terms, and also as a piece in a larger puzzle, embracing surrealist art and literature as well as music. Each composition is fully documented within the text with full information of the publisher, catalogue number, ainstrumentation, duration, and composer-authorized compact disc.

About Robin J. Maconie

Robin Maconie is a New Zealand-born composer and musicologist who has studied with Olivier Messiaen and Karlheinz Stockhausen.

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Author : Robin J. Maconie
Publisher : Scarecrow Press
Data Published : 28 March 2005
ISBN : 0810853566
EAN : 9780810853560
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 577 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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