Hoffmann, Peter


Something Rich and Strange: Exploring the Pitch Structure of GENDY3

Journal of New Music Research: Vol. 33, No. 2. Lisse: Swets & Zeitlinger: 137-144.

URL: http://www.tandf.co.uk/journals/titles/09298215.asp

Language(s): English


Automated Composition Structural Analysis Algorithmic Music Stochastic Music


In this article, the author analyses the pitch structure of Iannis Xenakis’ last electroacoustic project - the algorithmic composition, Gendy3 (1991) - using an analytical tool modelled on the same algorithm as the composer’s.