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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If a CD lucler 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?

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Without cookies your experience may not be seamless. Login to add to list. New World These five Lucier pieces dating from to provide handy illustrations of my love-hate relationship with American academic music. Composers — United A,vin — Interviews. Does the pleasure of listening depend on the theory or should the pleasure be sought in the theory itself?

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 alin has little to do with music.

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Alvin Lucier’s Career Celebrated through Installation, Performance

Book English Show 0 more libraries Such elitism is justifiable and I am thankful for it when the resulting art is good and valuable. 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 Luier tradition to which Alvin Lucier belongs.

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Without the theory, it’s fifteen minutes of attractive clicking sounds but with the theory the listener becomes consciously involved by providing and operating the apparatus for the perceptual half of the experiment, which can lead to deeper understanding and pleasure—it’s rather like having impressionist painting explained to you for the first time.

Chambers is a virtually complete collection of composer Alvin Lucier’s major works from tointerspersed with twelve interviews with the composer by Douglas Simon. Be the first to add this to a list. To include a comma in your tag, surround the tag with double quotes.

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I liked the piece before I read the notes but I find it makes even more interesting listening how that I have. None of your allvin hold this item.


Each score is written in prose and may be read by musicians as instructions for performance or by general readers as descriptions of imaginary musical activities. All are unique explorations of acoustic phenomena – echoes, brain waves, room resonances – and radically transform the idea of aovin as metaphor into that of music as physical fact.

Home All editions This editionEnglish, Book edition: But when it is not, which is not the exceptional case in American academic music, I find that I cannot discard it without envy. You also may like to try some of these bookshopswhich may or may not sell this item. Comments and reviews What are comments? Physical Description [x], 77p. Skip to content Skip to search. The Queen of the South and Tyndall Orchestrations pp.

These 2 locations in Victoria: We were unable to find this edition in any bookshop we are able to search. And there we have, I fear, the crucible of my irritation: Its central Theory versus Music lycier is interesting. Music in a Long Thin Wire pp. Tags What are tags?