“TOTAL SERIALISM” Chapter: CHAPTER 1 Starting from Scratch Source: MUSIC IN THE LATE TWENTIETH CENTURY Author(s): Richard Taruskin That is how the Darmstadt “class of 1951” chose to interpret Messiaen's purpose, at any rate, when he played them his recording of the piece. Boulez in particular found the work inspiring, not only for the way in which it seemed to integrate “the four constituents of sound” as he listed them (surely under the influence of Messiaen's “divisions”) in “Schoenberg Is Dead,” but also for the way in which the whole piece arose out of a set of axioms, or what Messiaen scholar Peter Hill called its “fantastically detailed set of a priori rules.” It promised a new utopia: “total” or “integral” serialism. Citation (MLA): Richard Taruskin. 'Chapter 1 Starting from Scratch.' The Oxford History of Western Music.
Oxford University Press. New York, USA. Spiderman 2000 Pc Iso Emulator. Duo Cone Seal Installer. Citation (APA): Taruskin, R. Chapter 1 Starting from Scratch. In Oxford University Press, Music in the Late Twentieth Century. New York, USA.
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Study 63 Serialism. Flashcards from Danielle L. On StudyBlue. A Structural Examination of Tonality, Vocabulary, Texture, Sonorities, and Time Organization in Western Art Music by PHILLIP MAGNUSON.
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