Boehmer, Konrad

2002

Koenig - Sound Composition - Essay

In Licata, Thomas (ed.) Electroacoustic Music: Analytical Perspectives. Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood: 59-71.

Language(s): English

Keyword(s):

Grammar Serialism Macro-level Structure Micro-level Structure Structural Analysis Abstract Syntax and Abstracted Syntax Electroacoustic Music Electronic Music

Abstract:

In this chapter, the author presents a detailed structural, poietic (production-based) analysis of Gottfried Michael Koenig’s work Essay (1957/58). He also offers a brief critical discussion concerning the differences in compositional approach and musical aesthetics of the Paris studios and Cologne studios during the 1950s.

All references of the same author:

(English)

Boehmer, Konrad (1990). Aspects socio-esthétiques de la musique électronique

(Français)

Boehmer, Konrad (1990). Aspects socio-esthétiques de la musique électronique