TITLE

Amsterdam: 'Étude pour Espace' and 'Varèse 360°

AUTHOR(S)
MacDonald, Calum
PUB. DATE
October 2009
SOURCE
Tempo;Oct2009, Vol. 63 Issue 250, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Entertainment Review
ABSTRACT
The article reviews the European premier performance of the musical composition "Étude pour Espace," by Edgard Varèse at the 2009 Holland Festival held on June 12-14, 2009 in Amsterdam, Netherlands.
ACCESSION #
48002292

 

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