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Alvin Lucier : a celebration

Nicolas Collins

Alvin Lucier : a celebration

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Published by Wesleyan University Press in Middletown, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Composers,
  • Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementwith an introduction by Michael S. Roth ; essays by Nicolas Collins and Ronald Kuivila and an interview with Andrea Miller-Keller and Alvin Lucier
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML410.L8973 A65 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25046973M
    ISBN 109780819572790, 9780819572806
    LC Control Number2011039041

    —Alvin Lucier Chris Mann is an Australian poet, writer, performer and improviser specialized in the emerging field of compositional linguistics, which the artist describes as "the mechanism whereby you understand what I'm thinking better than I do.” Also launching at The Lab is Mann’s new book, net is a celebration of the End date:   This weekend, Alvin Lucier provided a continuous, steadystate 65‐minute onslaught called “Whistlers.” What Mr. Lucier has done is to take tapes of electromagnetic disturbances in the.


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This small, striking book commemorates the career of experimental music composer Alvin Lucier, and features an interview with Lucier and curator Andrea Miller-Keller, essays by Nicolas Collins, Ronald Kuivila, Michael Roth and Pamela Tatge, and details of a symposium, exhibit and special performances of Lucier's work held at Wesleyan University, NovemberFormat: Paperback.

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Price Cited by: 2. This small, striking book commemorates the career of experimental music composer Alvin Lucier, and features an Alvin Lucier : a celebration book with Lucier and curator Andrea Miller-Keller, essays by Nicolas Collins, Ronald Kuivila, Michael Roth and Pamela Tatge, and details of a symposium, exhibit and special performances of Lucier’s work held at Wesleyan University, November This small, striking book commemorates the career of experimental music composer Alvin Lucier, and features an interview with Lucier and curator Andrea Miller-Keller, essays by Nicolas Collins, Ronald Kuivila, Michael Roth and Pamela Tatge, and details of a symposium, exhibit and special performances of Lucier's work held at Wesleyan University, NovemberCited by: 2.

In appreciation / Pamela Tatge --Symposium Vespers / Nicolas Collins --Alvin in Albany / Ronald Kuivila --The early years: excerpts from an interview with Alvin Lucier / Andrea Miller-Keller --Concerts Alvin Lucier (and his artist friends).

Responsibility. What a gift, what a pleasure to celebrate the musical contributions of Alvin Lucier, who has been inspiring students at Wesleyan since When he started teaching here, Alvin was joining a department that already had demonstrated a strong commitment to experimental and world music.

This small, striking book commemorates Alvin Lucier : a celebration book career of experimental music composer Alvin Lucier, and features an interview with Lucier and curator Andrea Miller-Keller, essays by Nicolas Collins, Ronald Kuivila, Michael Roth and Pamela Tatge, and details of a symposium, exhibit and special performances of Lucier's work held at Wesleyan University, November  In all, the Alvin Lucier Celebration was a spectacular tribute to the life and work of a man who for more than half a century has done as much as anyone in shaping the progress of experimental music.

It was also a testament to the ongoing vitality of this tradition, both in the world at large and at Wesleyan in particular. Alvin Lucier (born ) is an American composer of experimental music and sound installations that explore acoustic phenomena and auditory perception.

A long-time music professor at Wesleyan University, Lucier was a member of the influential Sonic Arts Union, which included Robert Ashley, David Behrman, and Gordon of his work is influenced by science and explores Known for: Sound art.

Alvin Lucier—A Celebration, Center for the Arts, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT, November The festival included an exhibition, films, concerts and the Lucier Celebration symposium, which brought together composers, musicians and writers to discuss Lucier’s work and : Charles Curtis.

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To ask other readers questions about Reflectionsreflectiond sign up. Wave Painting Songs play. Fragments for strings. Get this Alvin Lucier : a celebration book a library. Alvin Lucier: a celebration. [Nicolas Alvin Lucier : a celebration book Ron Kuivila; Andrea Miller-Keller;] -- A tribute to the work and influence of this groundbreaking composer.

I am sitting in a room is Alvin Lucier's idea of pure sound experiments. Through playback and recording of successive generations of his own voice the sound is washed until his talking is a pure harmonic. The album starts with a relatively bland Lucier."I am sitting in a room" but as the generations progress everything becomes a pure ambient/5(48).

A momentous celebration of one of the last century’s most important composers, offering insight, recognition, and critical investigation, long overdue and lovingly produced.

Alvin Lucier ( in Nashua, New Hampshire, USA) is a composer, a writer and a visual artist. He studied at Yale and Brandeis University and spent two years in Rome on a Fulbright Scholarship.

From tohe taught at Brandeis, where he conducted the Brandeis University Chamber Chorus which devoted much of its time to the performance of. A Master Class in the Avant-Garde: Alvin Lucier’s “Music ” March 2, ALVIN LUCIER'S MUSIC is one of the oddest books about music I’ve ever come across.

The 85th birthday of composer and sound-theorist icon Alvin Lucier has been justly celebrated with the release of an incredible 4-LP+CD+Book deluxe box by the Züricher Hochschule der Kunste in Zürich (ZHDK) in the occasion of ZHDK’s festival that marked his revolutionary work.

String Noise, Black Truffle’s latest release of music from the late Alvin Lucier, is further testament to his singular artistic vision. These three pieces focus on Lucier’s 21st Century compositions for one or more violins, but all of them do something remarkable with the instrument and rooms around them.

I am sitting in a room is a sound art piece composed in and one of composer Alvin Lucier's best known works. The piece features Lucier recording himself narrating a text, and then playing the tape recording back into the room, re-recording it.

The new recording is then played back and re-recorded, and this process is : Process. This small, striking book commemorates the career of experimental music composer Alvin Lucier, and features an interview with Lucier and curator Andrea Miller-Keller, essays by Nicolas Collins, Ronald Kuivila, Michael Roth and Pamela Tatge, and details of a symposium, exhibit and special performances of Lucier's work held at Wesleyan University, NovemberBrand: Wesleyan University Press.

This small, striking book commemorates the career of experimental music composer Alvin Lucier, and features an interview with Lucier and curator Andrea Miller-Keller, essays by Nicolas Collins, Ronald Kuivila, Michael Roth and Pamela Tatge, and details of a symposium, exhibit Author: Alvin Lucier.

A fascinating exploration of acoustical phenomena, Alvin Lucier slips from the domain of language to that of music in the course of 40 minutes and 32 repetitions of a simple paragraph of text. Composer and former student of Alvin Lucier Nicolas Collins notes that “l am sitting in a room would seem to be a piece that needs no further explanation.

Black Truffle together with Bernhard Rietbrock and ZHDK present Illuminated By the Moon, a stunning box set celebrating Alvin Lucier 's 85th birthday celebrations which took place in Zurich, Alvin Lucier is one of most important figures in more than a half century of avant-garde and experimental sound practice; he has no equivalent.

Mary Lucier Before the Sonic Arts Union, I studied literature and sculpture at Brandeis University, which is also where I met Alvin Lucier, who taught in the music department and directed the chorus during the early ’60s.

Coincidentally, I had a roommate who was a soprano, a very good one, and she was more or less the star of Alvin’s chorus. Crossings: for small orchestra and slow sweep pure wave oscillator / Alvin Lucier Lucier, Alvin [ Printed music: ] Languages: No linguistic content At UWA Library.

This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 78,) Alvin Lucier: a celebration Miller-Keller, Andrea [ Book, Government publication: ] View. The concert celebrates the publication of a special Alvin Lucier box set that includes four LPs (12 “/ gram), a CD, as well as a book of essays, interviews, scientific articles and archival photos edited by the Ever Present Orchestra’s Bernhard Rietbrock.

Alvin Lucier will conduct a book. Alvin Lucier was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award by the Society for Electro-Acoustic Music in the United States and received an Honorary Doctorate of Arts from the University of Plymouth, England. In November Wesleyan University celebrated Alvin Lucier’s retirement with a.

For his retirement, inthe school produced a three-day festival of his work. The course Lucier taught at Wesleyan on experimental music, Musicbecame the basis of a book, Music Notes on Experimental Music ().

Lucier also wrote Chambers: Scores by Alvin Lucier (), for which he was interviewed by Douglas Simon. Alvin Lucier: But when you stutter, you scan the language. You are scanning your past. Joan La Barbara: You know, instead of trying to direct the voice, I try to let the voice direct me.

Pauline Oliveos: I’m aware of my own physiology. And then I’m hearing it as a whole, and I’m aware of the various rates that are going on, the kinds of.

The concert, which also included compositions by Bruce, Alvin Lucier, Robert Ashley, David Behrman, Pauline Oliveros and Christian Wolff, was the conclusion of the festival "Alvin Lucier: A Celebration" during Homecoming/Family Weekend.

(Photos by Nick Lacy and Nam Anh Ta '12). Wesleyan University Press’s Music Notes on Experimental Music by Alvin Lucier was named an “Overlooked Book” of by the Slate Book is the John Spencer Camp Professor of Music, emeritus. In the article published Nov. 28, the Slate Book Review critics suggested “20 great books you never heard about—but should’ve.”.

A close friend and colleague of John Cage, Pauline Oliveros, and David Tudor, among others, Lucier occupies a formative place in the history of experimental this lineage, I Am Sitting in a Room is influential for its treatment of space as a component of sonic production.

Indeed, the conceptual crux of the work is a radical reversal of the logic of musical composition: rather than. The first surprising thing about Lucier’s latest album, Criss-Cross / Hanover, is the homespun, old-fashioned cover art; on the surface, it seems at odds with the music itself, and its often spare and minimal sonic album cover is, in fact, a vintage photograph of Lucier’s own father on violin in with his band at Dartmouth College—a group of eight serious-looking men in.

Alvin Lucier performs Music for Solo Performer Lucier sat in front of us in the cavernous hall of Dundalk’s converted jail and read the text from his book Author: Tom Parkinson.

Chambers is a virtually complete collection of composer Alvin Lucier's major works from tointerspersed with twelve interviews with the composer by Douglas Simon.

Each score is written in prose and may be read by musicians as instructions for performance or by general readers as descriptions of imaginary musical by: 3. Everett Hopfner, piano recorded J at Museo Diotti, Casalmaggiore (Italy) part of a CIME Fluxus Concert in the Casalmaggiore International Festival.

Alvin Lucier is the John Spencer Camp Professor of Music, Emeritus, at Wesleyan University, where he has taught since Lucier has pioneered many areas of music composition and performance, including the notation of performers’ physical gestures, the use of brain waves in live performance, the generation of visual imagery by sound in vibrating media and the evocation of room acoustics.

Illuminated By The Moon by Alvin Lucier, released 21 September Black Truffle together with Bernhard Rietbrock and ZHDK are honoured to reissue this stunning boxset celebrating Alvin Lucier’s 85th birthday celebrations which took place in Zurich, Alvin Lucier is one of most important figures in more than a half century of avant-garde and experimental sound practice.

Composer and peformer Alvin Lucier brings clarity to the world of experimental music as he takes the reader through more than a hundred groundbreaking musical works, including those of Robert Ashley, John Cage, Charles Ives, Morton Feldman, Philip Glass, Pauline Oliveros, Steve Reich, Christian Wolff, and La Monte Young/5.

Fascinating pdf patterns result. With "Crossings", composed infor a small orchestra of 16 players equally divided on either side of the stage, and a slow-sweep pure wave oscillator that slowly ascends throughout the entire seven octave range of the orchestra, Lucier creates a 9/Nicolas Collins is the author of Handmade Electronic Music ( avg rating, ratings, 20 reviews, published ), Handmade Electronic Music ( avg /5.Paper presented at Alvin Lucier -- A Celebration.

Ebook For The Arts, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT, November 4, Published in the on-line supplement to .