Boek cover Circumscribing the Open Universe van Thomas Delio

Circumscribing the Open Universe

Essays on John Cage, Morton Feldman, Christian Wolff, Robert Ashley, Alvin Lucier

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uitgever University Press Of America
Taal Engels
Bindwijze Paperback
Afmetingen Afmeting: 20,9 x 13,1 x 0,6 cm
Aantal paginas 120 pagina's
Illustraties Nee
Auteur(s) Thomas Delio
Uitgever University Press Of America
Extra groot lettertype Nee
Gewicht 159 g
Studieboek Nee
Verpakking breedte 138 mm
Verpakking hoogte 214 mm
Verpakking lengte 214 mm


Explores the concept of open structure as it has evolved in the music of the American avant-garde throughout the 1960s and 1970s. The works of five composers are examined in detail: John Cage, Morton Feldman, Christian Wolff, Robert Ashley and Alvin Lucier.

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