A commemoration of Edgard Varèse : December 15, 1965

 

Name
Varèse, Edgard, 1883-1965 (Composer)
Barzun, Jacques, 1907-2012 (Speaker)
Luening, Otto, 1900-1996 (Speaker)
Columbia-Princeton Electronic Music Center
Columbia-Princeton Electronic Music Center Collection
Title
A commemoration of Edgard Varèse : December 15, 1965
Collection Name
Columbia-Princeton Electronic Music Center records
Subjects
Octets (Bassoon, clarinet, flute, horn, oboe, trombone, trumpet, double bass); Flute music; Electronic music; Live sound recordings; Varèse, Edgard, 1883-1965
Format
music; sound recordings
Genre
Art music
Date
1965
Physical Description
1 online resource (audio file (55 min., 25 sec.))
Note (Funding)
Digitization funded (in part) by a grant from the GRAMMY Museum®
Note
Digitized by Media Preserve, Cranberry Township, Pa., 2019.
Files generated from digitization of audiotape reels: Preservation Master file - Broadcast WAV (96 kHz, 24 bit); Service copy - Broadcast WAV (44.1 kHz, 16 bit)
Streaming audio access is provided via encoded files created from the master archival audio files
A concert commemorating the death of Edgard Varèse on November 6, 1965; includes speeches by Jacques Barzun, Otto Luening and a pre-recorded address on the collaboration between Varèse and Le Corbusier
Duration: 55:25
For wind octet (1st work); for solo flute (2nd work); For pre-recorded tape (3rd & 4th works)
Language
No linguistic content
Contents
1. Octandre -- 2. Remarks by Jacques Barzun and Otto Luening -- 3. Density 21.5 -- 4. Interpolations from "Deserts" -- 5. Pre-recorded speech about the collaboration between Varèse and Le Corbusier -- 6. Poème électronique
Library Location
Gabe M. Wiener Music & Arts Library, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
14636200
Part
Octandre; Density 21.5; Déserts. Interpolations; Poème électronique
Digital Project
cpemc
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-v26s-rd72