XCOMP 2200 - The New School - Fall 2015

Syllabus

SKETCHING + ANALYSIS instructions

Concert Calendar

Scores I have that you can borrow to study:

  • Chris Cerrone - Memory Palace
  • David Lang - So Called Laws of Nature Part 1
  • John Cage - Third Construction
  • Michael Gorden - Timber (excerpts)
  • Robert Honstein - An Index of Possibility
  • Steve Reich - Drumming (part 1)
  • Timothy Peterson - Duet for Body Percussion
  • Paul Lansky - Threads
  • Xenakis - Rebonds
  • David Lang - String of Pearls
  • Kevin Volans - She who sleeps with a small blanket
  • Tom Johnson - Tilework & Nine Bells
  • Nico Muhly - It's About Time
  • Pauline Oliveros - Single Stroke Roll
  • Steve Mackey - Busted
  • Ferneyhough - Bone Alphabet
  • John Cage - Composed Improvisation, Child of Tree, Branches

Music to Explore

John Cage - Third Construction

Guo Wenjing

Xenakis - Psappha

Cage Four4

John Cage - Living Room Music

Chris Cerrone - Memory Palace

Lukas Ligeti - Pattern Transformation

 

Gamelan-bound / beFORe JOHN2 - Aurél Holló (Amadinda Percussion Group)

Alexandre Lunsqui - Shi - MPE 12/8

Lou Harrison - Song of Quetzlcoatl

Thierry de Mey - Table Music

Mark Applebaum - Aphasia

Dan Trueman - Neither Anvil nor Pulley

Steve Reich - Drumming

Michael Gordon - XY

Lou Harrison - Canticle No. 3

Michael Gordon: Timber

Vinko Globokar - ?Corporal

Paul Lansky - Threads

Jason Treuting - Extremes

Square Peg Round Hole

Juri Seo - The Well Seasoned Iron Pan

David Skidmore - Trying

Xenakis - Pleiades

David Lang - String of Pearls

Robert Honstein - an Index of Possibility

Salvatore Sciarrino - Un fruscio lungo trent'anni'

Thierry de Mey - Silence Must Be

Casey Cangelosi - Bad Touch

David Lang - Anvil Chorus

Steve Mackey - It Is Time

Morton Feldman - King of Denmark

Toru Takemitsu - Rain Tree

Michael Gordon - Timber

David Lang - So Called Laws of Nature

David Lang - Anvil Chorus

Stockhausen - Zyklus

Jason Treuting - September

Andy Akiho - Stop Speaking

Owen Clayton Condon - Fractalia

Julia Wolfe - Dark Full Ride

Xenakis - REBONDS A

John Luther Adams - Drums of Winter

Gerard Grisey - Stele

Anna Thorvaldsdottir - Hidden