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Heard of John Corigliano?

Every time (mostly) i hear his work, it strikes me as so alive and vital.  A modern voice which seems to have gotten little attention.. Rig…

Started by gregorio X

4 Apr 15, 2016
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Another Slavic Symphonist: Valentyn Silvestrov (Валенти́н Васи́льович Сильве́стров)

His biography:   https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Valentyn_Sylvestrov   Link to Symphony No. 5   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bakdjECOo9A&

Started by Olmnilnlolm

2 Apr 10, 2016
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Henri Pousseur

Here is Pousseur's  Prospection - For Triple Piano In Sixth-Tones [1953]  http://tinyurl.com/Prospection-For-Triple-Piano Conductor – J…

Started by Olmnilnlolm

8 Mar 10, 2016
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Gordon Mumma

  It's quite amazing to think that Gordon Mumma was writing music like this as early as the 1960's.   Today, his work may still pose consid…

Started by Olmnilnlolm

103 Feb 22, 2016
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Post tonal composers - Wuorinen

Any fans of Charles Wuorinen or other contemporary post tonal composers?  I've been studying some of his music and wondering about how he p…

Started by eboats

1 Jan 10, 2016
Reply by Olmnilnlolm

Harmonic density

Hi, I am looking for recommendations of harmonically complex progressions within the realm of tonality. Preferably dense enough that it isn…

Started by David Lokan

20 Jan 7, 2016
Reply by Joseph Harry

1978 Canadian TV documentary on pianist-composer Ervin Nyiregyhazi

This is just recently at Y.T. and provides a glimpse into the inner life and workings of one of the last living 19th century style pianists…

Started by Michael Sayers

0 Dec 25, 2015

Beethoven was an alien spy

Beethoven was an alien spy.  This must explain why his music is so out of this world.

Started by Michael Sayers

14 Dec 23, 2015
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Any fans of Arvo Part?

I've been studying Part's music for a little while now, and I think he's becoming my favorite non-John-Williams composer. It's incredible t…

Started by Benjamin Holloway

1 Dec 23, 2015
Reply by Michael Sayers

Liszt was a quizlet

This is a recent discovery I achieved with the help of Google . . . actually, I always suspected the claim had been true but I did not want…

Started by Michael Sayers

8 Dec 15, 2015
Reply by Michael Sayers

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