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Study Music Saturday - "Aventures" and "Nouvelles Aventures" by György Ligeti (1964/66) [20th Century/Avant-Garde]

The 20th Century was a rather odd time in the music of academic composers. With the passing of the Romantic period and all of the great European composers before them, we found ourselves with quite the quandary – what rules do we break now? 532 more words

Music

Study Music Saturday - "Aventures" and "Nouvelles Aventures" by György Ligeti (1964/66) [20th Century/Avant-Garde]

The 20th Century was a rather odd time in the music of academic composers. With the passing of the Romantic period and all of the great European composers before them, we found ourselves with quite the quandary – what rules do we break now? 532 more words

Music

Within Eroding Hymns

Every verse shakes with a contradiction
Binding mercy in chains with conviction
Every taste of truth is laced with divisions
Shared in unions ensnaring benedictions… 86 more words

Poetry

The Resurrection of the Eclipse

the serpent spits
-out dreams viscous
poison traveling though
lanes where symbols
and scents ferment
into rage and hate
damning the descendents
for what they create… 79 more words

Poetry

Meet The Recorder

This is the first in a series of occasional posts about the recorder, its historical and contemporary repertoire, its champions, and its place in music education. 2,488 more words

Classical Music

Corpo-Mente - Corpo-Mente (Review)

Corpo-Mente are from France and this is their début album.

Now this is something a bit different, a bit special.

This is exotic, sensual music that combines Dark Rock, Trip-Hop and Electro Avant-Garde. 197 more words

Rock