Licata, Thomas


Luigi Nono's Omaggio a Emilio Vedova

In Licata, Thomas (ed.) Electroacoustic Music: Analytical Perspectives. Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood: 73-89.

Language(s): English


Musique Concrète Grammar Macro-level Structure Micro-level Structure Sonogram Structural Analysis Abstract Syntax and Abstracted Syntax Electroacoustic Music Electronic Music


In this chapter, the author presents a detailed structural, poietic (production-based) analysis of Luigi Nono’s first composition for tape, Omaggio a Emilio Vedova (1960). Sonograms and amplitude graphs are used to illustrate and contextualise the analysis.