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Carter Talk at Westminster Composition Camp

On Thursday, I give a talk about Elliott Carter’s late concertos at Westminster Choir College’s summer Composition Camp. Here are the pieces I will discuss:

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Nature and Artifice in Structure

In the last post, I suggested that the experience of function in music is the experience of live possibilities as governed by a set of rules, the rules of harmony. 2,920 more words

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Perspectives on Narrativity and Narrative Perspectivization

The book offers a novel approach to the question of how to model narrativity against the background of perspectivization. By bringing together contributions from neuro- and cognitive linguistics, literary studies, and picture theory, the volume uncovers basic mechanisms of… 53 more words

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Athleticism

Gilles Deleuze, ‘Athleticism’, pp.12-19, in:

Deleuze, G. 2003. Francis Bacon: the logic of sensation. Translated by Daniel W. Smith (London; New York: Continuum

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Let us return to Bacon’s three pictorial elements: the large fields as a spatializing material structure; the Figure, the Figures and their fact; and the place – that is, the round area, the ring, or the contour, which is the common limit of the Figure and the field.

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The Round Area, the Ring

Gilles Deleuze, ‘The Round Area, the Ring’, pp.1-7, in:

Deleuze, G. 2003. Francis Bacon: the logic of sensation. Translated by Daniel W. Smith (London; New York: Continuum) 592 more words

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Worlds I am currently travelling in

As in introduction to what I am doing lately in relation to this blog, I would like to talk a bit about the games I am playing and the TV-series I am watching currently. 737 more words

Games

LEGO and Narrativity

From being a little child playing with LEGO on Christmas morning with my big brother, to now 25 years old and playing LEGO Star Wars on my Playstation 4; I have to say that things have not really changed all the much. 776 more words

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