Boulez, Pierre


Concrète (Musique)

Paris: Encyclopédie de la musique: tome A-E: 577.
Relevés d'apprenti. Paris: Seuil: 285-286.

Language(s): French


Musique Concrète Electronic Music


This historical article is a critique of the then new musique concrète (1958). Pierre Boulez describes musique concrète as an inconsequential anarchic music with “execrable” sounds realised in a flea market studio in front of the serious electronic music studios of Cologne and Milan.

Abstract translation(s):


Boulez, Pierre (1958). Concrète (Musique)

All references of the same author:


Boulez, Pierre (1986). Technology and the Composer