Murail, Tristan


Spectra and Sprites

Contemporary Music Review: Vol. 24, No. 2/3. London: Routledge: 137-147.
Also published in: Contemporary Music Review: Vol. 1, No. 1. London: Harwood Academic Publishers: 157-170.


Language(s): English


Analysis FFT Mixed Work Spectralisme


The French composer Tristan Murail analyses his work Désintégrations (1983) for orchestra and tape. The tape’s role is to complete, to disintegrate, or to amplify the timbre of orchestra.

All references of the same author:


Murail, Tristan (1984). Spectra and pixies
Murail, Tristan (2005b). Target Practice