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... Discusses the concept of avant-garde and how it was applied to the 1995 World Music Days music ... complied with some of the specific elements of avant-garde. ...
... Avant-garde jazz, or free jazz, is difficult for many to understand or enjoy. The basic tenets of ... avant-garde jazz are explained. Symbolism and expressionism are two methods of interpretation. The ... expression. Avant-garde falls into the latter category. Avant-garde composers are "raw and abstract." The ...
Vinko Globokar
Vinko Globokar (born 7 July 1934) is a French avant-garde composer and trombonist of Slovene descent. Globokar's work is noted for its use of unconventional and extended techniques, closely allying him to contemporaries Salvato...
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Luigi Nono
Luigi Nono (Italian pronunciation: [luˈiːdʒi ˈnɔːno]; 29 January 1924 – 8 May 1990) was an Italian avant-garde composer of classical music and remains one of the most prominent composers of the 20th century.
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Glenn Branca
Glenn Branca (born October 6, 1948) is an American avant-garde composer and guitarist known for his use of volume, alternative guitar tunings, repetition, droning, and the harmonic series. Branca received a 2009 Foundation for ...
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Edison Denisov and the Soviet Musical Avant-Garde of the 1960-70
Problemy Muzykal'noj Nauki (2011) , No. 8, pp. 140-144

The article is devoted to the problem of avant-garde in Russian musical art of the 20th century. The author shows the contradictory views on this phenomenon in art as a whole and in music in particular. The author stresses E. ...

... The article is devoted to the problem of avant-garde in Russian musical art of the 20th century ... particular. The author stresses E. Denisov's contribution into avant-garde in Soviet music of the 1960-70s ... introduction of the avant-garde into the Soviet Union. The article is devoted to the problem of avant ...
... Examines how avant-garde jazz has evolved over the past 30 years as the journal celebrates its ... 30th anniversary. Explains how avant-garde jazz has "survived" and "prevailed" in spite of early ... negative press. Discusses how concurrent to the rise of avant-garde music "two trends in marketing and media further eroded the jazz mainstream." ...
Barney Childs
Barney Childs (February 13, 1926 – January 11, 2000) was an American composer and teacher. Born in Spokane, Washington, he taught and composed avant-garde music and literature at universities in the United States and United Kin...
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Phill Niblock
Phill Niblock (born October 2, 1933 in Anderson, Indiana) is an American composer, filmmaker, videographer, and director of Experimental Intermedia, a foundation for avant-garde music based in New York with a parallel branch in...
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Tito und finito?
Visions (2014) Vol. 25, No. 10, pp. 206
... The author talks about an experience with the Slovenian avant-garde band Laibach. ...
... This biography of avant-garde musician and composer Wolpe is reviewed. ...
... Composer Kurt Weill is profiled, and his avant-garde, modernist works in serial, opera and ...
Gegen den Strich
Visions (2015) Vol. 25, No. 262, pp. 40
... A brief profile of the avant-garde rock band Kong is presented. ...
... Discusses the diversity of the avant-garde jazz scene in the late 1990s, noting the variety of ... , and '60s avant-garde descendants. Considers the role of the Internet and independent record labels in the strength of the avant-garde scene. ...
... Moscow State Conservatory, he won international acclaim for his avant-garde works, but was denounced by ...
... A collection of 10 essays about Arab avant-garde music edited by Burkhalter, Dickinson, and Harbert is reviewed. ...
... Margasak profiles Zurich, Switzerland-based avant-garde record label Intakt, launched in 1986 by ...
... This revisionist book about the beginnings of avant-garde musical theatre in Italy (L'Harmattan, 2000) is reviewed. ...