Stockhausen on Music

The modern German composer discusses his childhood, his musical development, electronic music, chance, music theater, and music education

Stockhausen on Music

The modern German composer discusses his childhood, his musical development, electronic music, chance, music theater, and music education

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Stockhausen on Music
Language: en
Pages: 220
Authors: Karlheinz Stockhausen, Consultant in Music Education and Technology Composer Former Pupil of Stockhausen Robin Maconie
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 1989 - Publisher: Marion Boyars

The modern German composer discusses his childhood, his musical development, electronic music, chance, music theater, and music education
Other Planets
Language: en
Pages: 598
Authors: Robin Maconie
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-09-26 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

German composer Karlheinz Stockhausen was arguably the most influential figure of the European postwar avant-garde and unquestionably the most elusive and enigmatic musical thinker of a generation that includes Pierre Boulez, John Cage, and Luciano Berio. His radically new electronic and instrumental music converted Igor Stravinsky to serialism in the
Composing Electronic Music
Language: en
Pages: 480
Authors: Curtis Roads
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015 - Publisher: OUP Us

Electronic music evokes new sensations, feelings, and thoughts in both composers and listeners. Opening the door to an unlimited universe of sound, it engages spatialization as an integral aspect of composition and focuses on sound transformation as a core structural strategy. In this new domain, pitch occurs as a flowing
The Works of Karlheinz Stockhausen
Language: en
Pages: 318
Authors: Robin Maconie, Consultant in Music Education and Technology Composer Former Pupil of Stockhausen Robin Maconie
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 1990 - Publisher: Oxford [England] : Clarendon Press ; Toronto : Oxford University Press

Stockhausen is probably the most influential composer alive today. He has dominated new music for 35 years, pioneering advances in electronic music, multi-orchestra music, musical meditation, and music theatre. Robin Maconie's book, first published in 1976, remains the only overview of Stockhausen's music in any language and is highly regarded,
Electronic and Experimental Music
Language: en
Pages: 480
Authors: Thom Holmes
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-03-31 - Publisher: Routledge

Revised and expanded, this book provides a thorough treatment of the history of electronic music today. The third edition’s reader-friendly writing style, logical organization, and features provide easy access to key ideas, milestones, and concepts.