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LOOK AT A FELDMAN - LISTEN TO A ROTHKO!

The power of music, every so often, astonishes me in its capacity to make us transcend reality and pull us into the depths of our souls, our inner world. 993 more words

Morton Feldman

George Crumb: Ancient Voices of Children

The year before going abroad for the first time in 1977, I had started listening to more and more 20th Century “classical” music. My interest in this music probably started with Stravinsky, spread to Bartok, and lead me to the hardcore German atonalists-Schoenberg, Berg and Webern. 487 more words

Composers

portrait of Alban Berg

pen and India ink on cotton paper

Art

George Crumb, Quest

by Nathan Cornelius

As both a composer and a performer, I’ve had the privilege of experiencing all sides of the process of creating a musical work. 393 more words

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