Varese, Edgar: Music of Edgar Varèse Vol. 1 LP - MeMe Antenna

Varese, Edgar: Music of Edgar Varèse Vol. 1 LP

Modern Silence

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Track Listing: A1. Ionisation A2. Density 21.5 A3. Intégrales B1. Octandre B2. Hyperprism B3. Poème Électronique - Reissue of Music Of Edgar Varèse, originally released on Columbia Masterworks in 1960. - Includes Varèse's collaboration with architect Le Corbusier, "Poème Électronique," described in the original liner notes: "Along these curves, placed with infinite care, were no fewer than 400 loudspeakers through which the 'Poème' swept in continuous arcs of sound. . . . The audience, some fifteen or sixteen thousand people daily for six months, evinced reactions almost as kaleidoscopic as the sounds and images they encountered -- terror, anger, stunned awe, amusement, wild enthusiasm." - 180-gram LP. - Limited edition of 500.