Brian Ferneyhough

Brian Ferneyhough

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Brian John Peter Ferneyhough is an English composer of contemporary classical music. His music is characterized by the extensive use of complex rhythmic tuplet notation which features in all his works. He has written for many different formations from solo, to chamber works, to orchestral pieces, to opera. His music sometimes "deliberately draw attention to the performer's physical limitations by presenting a score that is so physically demanding as to be virtually impossible, leading to theatricality in performance, as well as the production of noises that are ambiguously 'extraneous' to the score and an intended outcome of its extreme complexityshow more

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  • Paperback | 80 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 5mm | 127g
  • Anim Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135800906
  • 9786135800906