...Explosante-Fixe...

...Explosante-Fixe...

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. ...explosante-fixe... (Exploding-fixed) is a piece of music composed by Pierre Boulez. Initially conceived in 1971 as a memorial for Igor Stravinsky, who died in April of that year, Boulez composed several different versions of the work between 1972 and 1993, culminating in a piece for solo MIDI-flute and chamber orchestra. The title of the work is taken from the concluding line of the first chapter of Andr Breton's L'amour fou (1937): "La beaut convulsive sera rotique-voil e, explosante-fixe, magique-circonstancielle, ou ne sera pas" (Convulsive beauty will be erotic-veiled, exploding-fixed, magical-circumstantial, or it will not be at all).show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 92 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 6mm | 145g
  • Strupress
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6136400464
  • 9786136400464