Skempton, Howard
January 2014
Tempo;Jan2014, Vol. 68 Issue 267, p51
Academic Journal
The article discusses the art music tradition and the impact of this tradition on the composition of new art music. The author explains how each composer draws on the work of his predecessors in such a way that he creates his own tradition. Also noted is the use of technology in the creation of art music, most notably the use of tape manipulation by composer Morton Feldman.


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