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Xenakis

Yannis . 1922--2001, Greek composer and musical theorist, born in Romania: later a French citizen. He was noted for his use of computers in composition: his works include ST/10-1, 080262 (1962) and Dox-orkh (1991)
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That led to this piece being in four sections, based on those concepts, while reflecting his musical ideas and composers he enjoys: John Cage, Iannis Xenakis, Morton Feldman and David Lang.
Settings was followed by a composition created by Martyna Kosecka, another of the Ostrava Days Institute's residents, which rounded off a concert made up of pieces by a number of renowned contemporary music composers (Kaija Saariaho, Wolfgang Rihm, Christian Wolff, Iannis Xenakis, and others).
The first part, Publications, includes texts on the music of Greek French composer Iannis Xenakis, Greek composer Jani Christou, and on Japanese music.
Channel Rose will feature a new saxophone percussion duet composed especially by Bowden for the production alongside music by Graham Fitkin, Andy Scott, John Woolrich and Iannis Xenakis.
the often-idiosyncratic approaches by Iannis Xenakis, who is mentioned briefly).
The group began in 1974 and has become known for its concerts of music by Frank Zappa, John Cage, Lou Harrison, Edgard Varse, Steve Reich, Iannis Xenakis, Edison Denisov and Meyer Kupferman.
He has published several book-length interviews with contemporary composers: Witold Lutoslawski (1974), Iannis Xenakis (1980), Luciano Berio (1981), and Gyorgy Kurtag (2009).
The orchestra has given world premieres of more than 100 works, including compositions by Jean Francaix, Frank Martin, Bohuslav Martinu, Sandor Veress, Iannis Xenakis, Krzysztof Penderecki, Klaus Huber, Peter Ruzicka and Beat Furrer.
Don't miss these debut launch concerts, featuring music by Iannis Xenakis, Laurence Crane, Tom Johnson, and Gerard Pesson.
Iannis Xenakis (1922-2001) was a Greek composer, music theorist, architect, and engineer known for pioneering the incorporation of mathematical models such as set theory, stochastic processes, and game theory into music as well as seeking to integrate architecture and music in various projects.
The Instrumental Music of Iannis Xenakis: Theory, Practice, Self-Borrowing" is a scholarly look at this unique method of composition done by Iannis Xenakis, a composer who compiled his prolific work with theoretical writings of mathematics, drawing on his dual training as musician and engineer.
And rhythms and timbres, the three African drums - the sole instruments - including us in their own intimate conversation as they progressed through the stamina-and concentration-taxing Okho by the wonderful mathematician/architect/composer Iannis Xenakis, were at the heart of this undeniably sexy piece, performed here as if by a sixhanded individual.