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atonal

Music having no established key
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The Quebec Symphony Orchestra was in great form under the attentive and assured direction of Jacques Lacombe, who highlighted every detail of Bartok's rich score and brought clear-cut counterpoint to the atonal music of Erwartung.
To begin, Haimo traces those elements that remain more or less constant in Schoenberg's music from circa 1899 to circa 1908, i.e., spanning what would traditionally be considered the tonal phase of his output and the first part of the atonal phase.
The one-movement sonata follows a traditional fast-slow-fast structure combining elements of tonal, atonal and chromatic writing that is organically fused through motivic, rhythmic and thematic unity.
Eisler broke away from the Schoenberg circle and its preoccupations with atonal music and, from 1930, immersed himself in the jazzy cabaret atmosphere of Brecht and Weill.
Slowly and quietly, its widely spaced piano arpeggios and floated string chords distil so many Feldman hallmarks: repetitive but changing patterns, sounds hovering over near-silences, motifs sliding between unearthly atonal and earthly tonal manifestations.
Son pocos los estudios que han centrado su investigacion en la interpretacion de la musica atonal desde el punto de vista del analisis.
Morose, atonal vocals slide around deliberately off key maudlin guitar noise, creating a sonic puzzle tha,t while hardly catchy, does intrigue.
Dave Wallace struck a masterly 70 as he and Welsh intern atonal pair Charlie Clubb (41)and skipper Sion Morris (35)built up the winning total.
Performances are a bit stiff and forced, and the relentlessly atonal music score becomes an irritant.
Not tonal or atonal, but they take me someplace as instantly as music can.
Roy's is the drummer in a band called Atonal, who recently appeared at The Lomax in Liverpool and he's a national athletics champion, winning three gold medals at a national competition in Blackpool earlier this year.
David Mills's arrangements of brooding jazz, romantic to atonal classical music, and earthy street sounds spiked the landscape of male/female, reality/fantasy and group/solitude dynamics.