Varèse, Edgard


The Liberation of Sound

Perspectives of New Music: Vol. 5, No. 1. Princeton: Princeton University Press: 11-19.


Language(s): English


Organised Sound


Although this historical article concerns, for the most part, Varèse’s thoughts on the liberation of sound in an orchestral context (the tempered system), it does contain a section concerning the electronic medium in which Varèse discusses how this medium offers composers almost endless possibilities of musical expression.

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Varèse, Edgard (1983). 1953-1965 : Invention du futur


Varèse, Edgard (1983). 1953-1965 : Invention du futur