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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Alvinn – Albums and Singles. Each score ludier written in prose and may be read by musicians as instructions for performance or by general readers as descriptions of imaginary musical activities. The implication is that composing and being a composer is more important than being a listener, even though the former is existentially dependent on the latter composing for its own sake has little to do with music. Be the first to add this to a list.

Composers — United States — Interviews. This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. Many of his compositions jolt conventional notions of the role of luucier, performer, and listener, and the spaces in which they play and listen.


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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. Separate different tags with a comma. Scores by Alvin Lucier.

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? Music for Solo Performer pp. Title Page Download Save.

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Alvin Lucier’s Career Celebrated through Installation, Performance

Without cookies your experience may not be seamless. ,ucier so, to whom? And there we have, I fear, the crucible of my irritation: Review of the Day Benjamin Finger, “Motion Reverse,” “Pleasurably Lost,” and “Amorosa Sensitiva” This has been an uncharacteristically prolific and creatively fertile year for Benjamin Finger, as he has released three very wonderful albums in three very different directions.


But when it is not, which is not the exceptional case in American academic music, I find that I cannot discard it without envy.

This has been an uncharacteristically prolific and creatively fertile year for Benjamin Finger, as he has released three very wonderful albums in three very different directions. Tags What are tags? These 2 locations in All: Physical Description [x], chaambers. 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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Music in a Long Thin Wire pp. Is the theory on which music is based important?

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