Louis Andriessen, born in Utrecht. Studied with his father Edition: score. Language: De Staat. Instrumentation: 4 female voices and large orchestra. Descripción: Sheet music from Louis Andriessen Andriessen Louis – De Staat . November 1, | Author: alfredfdfds | Category: N/A. De Staat. composer. Louis Andriessen (b). what you do with it, the techniques you use, the instruments you score for, all of this is determined.

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However, the moment the musical material is ordered it becomes culture and hence a social entity.

October Total duration: He was co author of the opera Reconstructie It is paired with Andriessen’s most famous composition, De Staat, in which the vocal group Synergy offer ruminations on music from Plato’s Republic, set to the reedy, methodical cycles of Andriessen’s early minimalist style’ The Independent.

Perhaps I regret the fact that Plato was wrong: Introduction English I wrote De Staat The Republic as a contribution to shaat discussion about the place of music in politics.

Louis Andriessen – De Staat

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Hyperion offers both CDs, and downloads in a number of formats. Don’t show me this message again. De Staat is a hard-hitting classic referencing Plato and Brecht in the struggle between ‘pure’ music and its social context. More than digital copies of magazines in one place. Andriessen completed in the film opera La Commedia on words by Dante, and premiered in June louos the Holland Festival.

Production and consumption are by definition if not political sndriessen at least social.

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He has also composed electronic works and music for film: Many composers view the act of composing as, somehow, above social conditioning. Just before the final choral section the orchestra splits into two identical halves, as announced earlier in the work. Receiving the major composition prize upon his graduation, Andriessen subsequently studied two years with Luciano Berio in Milan and Berlin Polyrhythm is introduced for the first time in the louis andriessen de staat score following the choral finale, with the two orchestras each playing their own separate score.

Leonie Barrows November 7, – Hands of the French military. I deplore the fact that Plato was wrong. The moment the musical material is ordered, however, it becomes culture and, as such, a given social fact.

For the works composed in They disrupted concerts given by and at the Concertgebouw, demanding greater representation of new music louia Concertgebouw programmes and saying that the orchestra had a duty to represent the whole of Dutch society and not just a small social fraction of it.

The use of s scoring gives a Kurt Weill feel csore the textures; the album misses the staa fragments, but this is an excellent start to the London Sinfonletta’s new series for Signum’ The Observer. Home Composers Catalogue Detail. Louis Andriessen was born in Utrecht on June 6, Finally, in the last bars, they attain the homophony introduced shortly after the opening choral section.

All categories Instrumental Music Vocal Music. In an inevitably reductive nutshell, Louis andriessen de staat score music is the sound of the most fruitful louis andriessen de staat score collisions between political radicalism, minimalist pulsation and European modernism; at its most profound, it’s much more than that. How can you resist the aggressive lyricism of this music, its moments of gigantic tension and explosive release — such as, for example, the moment when that austere energy created by the four oboes and then the four trombones you hear at the start is suddenly but inevitably shattered by the thrilling wall of sound andriessn the full ensemble?

De Staat has nothing to do with Greek music, except perhaps for the use of oboes and harps and for the fact that the entire work is based on tetrachords, groups of four notes, which also explains the scoring for the groups of four. I wrote De Staat The Republic as a contribution to the debate about the relation of music to politics.


On January 28, he received the Johan Wagenaar Prijs. Go to the url chrome: Although it was written for a pre-existing group, scote Netherlands Wind EnsembleDe Staat’s instrumentation which includes harps, pianos, three electric guitars louis andriessen de staat score just four string-instruments — a group of violas reflects Andriessen’s years working with his own band, De Volharding Perseverance, named after another Andriessen piece.

In he was awarded by the World Music Contest Kerkrade for his contributions to wind music. My second reason for louix De Staat is a direct contradiction of the first: His archives are filed by the Paul Sacher Stiftung Switzerland in De negen symfonieen van Beethoven. It is d clear that he was confusing the issue in wanting to ban dulcimers and the craftsmen who made them from his ideal state.


The sore point on which I agree with the liberal idealists is that abstract musical material—pitch, duration and rhythm—is suprasocial: I regard this as the major subject of the work. This sclre note may be reproduced free of charge in concert programmes with a credit to the composer. They play two melodies which sound like one because their rhythms are complementary the performers play one after the other.

I decided to draw upon Plato to illustrate what I mean. Manual of Standards Part —Aerodromes. The site is also available in several languages. Polyrhythm is introduced for the first time in the coda following the choral finale, with the two orchestras each playing their own separate score.

In he was appointed professor at the Art Faculty of the University of Leiden.