Alvin Lucier – Chambers – Download as PDF File .pdf), Text File .txt) or read online. Alvin Lucier (born May 14, ) is an American composer of experimental. “Chambers” () illustrates another point; before reading my response was: sounds okay, nice enough. It involves various recordings of sound spaces, such. Chambers /​ Scores by Alvin Lucier ; Interviews with the composer by Douglas Simon. Author. Lucier, Alvin. Other Authors. Simon (Douglas). Published.

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Alvin Lucier’s Career Celebrated through Installation, Performance

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If so, to whom? Other Authors Simon Douglas. The Duke of York pp.

Forged from a partnership between a university press and a library, Project MUSE is a trusted part of the academic and scholarly community it serves. Such elitism is justifiable and Aovin am thankful for it when the resulting art is good and valuable. The Queen of the South and Tyndall Orchestrations pp.

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Now that’s fine and perhaps even witty, in a rather twee academic way, but grasping the concept doesn’t improve the listening experience and I’m beginning to get annoyed by the suggestion that the concept is even relevant to me. In response to Simon’s searching questions, Lucier expands on each composition, not only explaining its genesis and development but also revealing its importance to the vigorously experimental American tradition to which Alvin Lucier belongs.

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These 2 locations in All: Composers — United States — Interviews. Amorosa Sensitivaon the other hand, is a bit of a wild-card that unexpectedly dips its alviin into dissonance, modern composition, free-jazz, and sundry other surprises. And there we have, I fear, the crucible of my irritation: I liked the piece before I read the notes but I find it makes apvin more interesting listening how that I have.

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Found at these bookshops Searching – please wait Quasimodo the Great Lover pp. These 2 locations in Victoria: Scores by Alvin Lucier. Each score is written in prose and may be read by musicians ulcier instructions for performance or by general readers as descriptions of imaginary musical activities.

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Music in a Long Thin Wire pp. We were unable to find this edition in any bookshop we are able to search. Project MUSE Mission Project MUSE promotes the creation and dissemination of essential humanities and social science resources through collaboration with libraries, publishers, and scholars worldwide.

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Chambers is a virtually complete collection of composer Alvin Lucier’s major works from tointerspersed with twelve interviews with the composer by Douglas Simon. These Cagian exercises must surely be great fun for the composer and may even be pleasing for the performers but the disregard for whether or not the music will be any good to listen to is a little irksome to the mere audience member. If a CD makes no sense aesthetically or otherwise until the liner notes are read and the liner notes are in this elevated domain unquestionably important what does that say about the music?

New World These five Lucier pieces dating from to provide handy illustrations of my love-hate relationship with American academic music.

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