Techniques of the Contemporary Composer

By David Cope

This article is a realistic consultant to the compositional innovations, assets, and applied sciences on hand to composers at the present time. every one bankruptcy strains the improvement of conventional and smooth components that shape the root of song within the overdue 20th century. one of the topics mentioned are period exploration, serialism, pitch-class units, 12-tone music, digital tune, algorithmic composition, and indeterminacy.

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