Journals Higher Education



Published: 05 August 2009

160 Pages | 13 halftones, 15 line illus.; 15 music examples

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195325287

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Terry Riley's In C

Robert Carl

Studies in Musical Genesis, Structure, and Interpretation

  • Based on extensive interviews with the participants in the performance (1964) and recording (1968) premieres.
  • Written in an accessible manner, the book compares different interpretations of the work in all its known commercial recordings since 1968.
  • A fascinating blend of musicology, analysis, aesthetic and critical evaluation.

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