Week 5

Lecture

5 : Electronic Music I – Elektronische Musik

Elektronische Musik and the Cologne studios

Listening:

Viewing:

Reading:

  • Peter Manning – Cologne and Electronische Musik in Manning, 2004, Computer Music
  • Thom Holmes – Elektronische Musik in Germany in Holmes, 2012, Electronic and Experimental Music
  • Stockhausen – ‘Four Criteria of Electronic Music’
  • ‘Stockhausen on Music: Lectures and Interviews’ in Stockhausen & Maconie, 2000, pp. 88-111
  • Edgard Varèse – The Liberation of Sound in Cox & Warner, 2004, Audio Culture: Readings in Modern Music
  • M. 1996. Space Calculated in Seconds. Princeton University Press
  • Macdonald, M. 2003 – Varèse: Astronomer in Sound. London: Kahn & Averill
  • Ouellette, F. 1973 – Edgard Varèse, London: Calder & Boyers
  • Meyer, F. & Zimmermann, H., eds. 2006 – Edgard Varese, Woodbridge: Boydell Press

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