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«I Don’t Belong Anywhere»: György Ligeti at 100

By   /  27 March 2022  /  Contemporary Composers, Forthcoming Publications  /  Comments Off on «I Don’t Belong Anywhere»: György Ligeti at 100

edited by Wolfgang Marx, Turnhout, Brepols, 2022 (Contemporary Composers, 4).

2023 marks the centenary of Ligeti’s birth. This appears to be an appropriate moment to take stock of the relevance this composer has in the contemporary world, to assess where …

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The Theatres of Sylvano Bussotti

By   /  25 November 2019  /  Contemporary Composers  /  Comments Off on The Theatres of Sylvano Bussotti

edited by Daniela Tortora, Turnhout, Brepols, 2020 (Contemporary Composers, 3), pp. xxiv+604, ISBN: 978-2-503-58952-7.

The première of Sylvano Bussotti’s La Passion selon Sade occurred fifty years ago in Palermo during the fifth edition of “Settimane Internazionali Nuova Musica” (5 September …

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Giacinto Scelsi: Music across the Borders

By   /  9 May 2019  /  Contemporary Composers  /  Comments Off on Giacinto Scelsi: Music across the Borders

edited by Federico Celestini, Turnhout, Brepols, 2019 (Contemporary Composers, 2), pp. xxx+416, ISBN 978-2-503-58644-1.

The opening of the archive of the Isabella Scelsi Foundation in Rome in 2009 has facilitated new research perspectives on the work and the significance of …

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John Williams. Music for Films, Television, and the Concert Stage

By   /  12 February 2018  /  Contemporary Composers  /  Comments Off on John Williams. Music for Films, Television, and the Concert Stage

edited by Emilio Audissino, Turnhout, Brepols, 2018 (Contemporary Composers, 1), pp. xxiv+440, ISBN 978-2-503-58034-0.

Once mostly considered a commercial composer and a mere rewriter of previous composers’ styles, only recently – and quite belatedly – Williams’ music has begun to …

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