Gérard Grisey – Prologue – concert (May 5, ) score. No events are used, all the variations are gradual and to be interpreted. 8 Gerard Grisey: Périodes-for seven instruments [score],Ricordi , . begun with a solo viola, of course I immediately thought to add a sort of prologue to the. Get this from a library! Prologue: pour alto seul: []. [Gérard Grisey].

Author: Kajinn Zulugul
Country: Benin
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Medical
Published (Last): 16 August 2011
Pages: 304
PDF File Size: 11.11 Mb
ePub File Size: 3.54 Mb
ISBN: 557-3-41643-393-3
Downloads: 11206
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Tukazahn

Partielsfor eighteen musicians 4. Remember me on this computer. Grisey makes this requirement for aesthetic reasons: Would you also like to submit a review for this item?

Reviews User-contributed reviews Add a review and share your thoughts with other readers. Cancel Forgot your password? Please enter your name. Add a review and share your thoughts with other readers.

Support us financially by purchasing this from. Please create prologje new list with a new name; move some items to a new or existing list; or delete some items.

Prologue : pour alto seul : [1976]

Please choose whether grsiey not you want other users to be able to see on your profile sxore this library is a favorite of yours. The E-mail message field is required.

Create lists, bibliographies and reviews: Allow this favorite library to be seen by others Keep this favorite library private. University of California Press, Then I finally decided to compose a complete cycle, starting with a piece for a solo instrument and ending with a large orchestra.

The point of transition between Modulations and Transitoires could almost have come from something by Olivier Messiaen, but Transitoires opens with those distinctive upper harmonic sounds over a sotto voce pedal tone to create an atmosphere of mystery and expectation from a different galaxy to the older master. Grisey commented the composition of the other pieces of the cycle: Search WorldCat Find items in libraries near you. For these musicians, some of the scores that were composed during the preceding decades were so detached from the listening experience that they could be more meaningful as objects of discussion or research than as a work of art meant to be listened.


Prologue : pour alto seul : [] (Musical score, ) []

Your list has reached the maximum number of items. How high the development of spirit that could find pleasure in such subtle things! Prologie 4 The composer left a number of texts in which he describes his compositional procedures and his aesthetics preferences. Sinfonie Concertanti for two flutes and orchestra. Some items to consider.

Barros 2 binomials Jean-Claude Rissetand also stochastic procedures: But it is one which, I firmly believe, will be realized. The E-mail Address es field is required. The faster moving contrasts of the second half of Transitoires and a return to a solo viola section sets us up for Epiloguethe only piece of the cycle not playable separately as it acts as a conclusion to Transitoires. Even with its slow movement this remains a world of restless change and often dark, elemental moods helped along by portentous percussion and intense wind and brass clusters or chords that become blended and alternated with alien effects both from orchestral instruments and subtly used synthesized sounds.

Enter the email address you signed up with and we’ll email you a reset link. Similar Items Related Subjects: Points in this piece create some beautiful effects with fields of sound almost reminiscent of Ligeti, though without his more overt building and puncturing of tonal tensions.


One of the most enjoyable. The end of each piece corresponds to the beginning of the next.

You may have already requested this item. Prologuefor solo viola 2. Some of the writings were translated to English by Joshua Fineberg, so always when possible, we use the English versions. The finest we have had in years.

Erscheinungsjahr dem Umschlag entnommen. Write a review Rate this item: Skip to main content. Subjects – More like this Similar Items. You can also use this FreeFind but it is not so comprehensive. Linked Data More info about Linked Data. Some items to consider Brahms Symphony 4 Dvorak Symphony 9. The pieces may also be played in any number, as long as their order is respected. According to Grisey, the structural procedures used by those composers had enlarged the gap between written and perceived music.

Remember me on this computer. On commission, I wrote the other three pieces of the cycle: In addition to their immediate predecessors, like Olivier Messiaen and Karlheinz Stockhausenthe spectralists have important predecessors in the history of music.