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Contemporary Music

mon 5 feb 2018 16:00 

Socialism and music.


Also after the Second World War, socialistic ideas had influence on different forms of art, such as music. Today we pay attention to composers who were inspired by socialism for their compositions.

1 – Luigi Nono. Epitaffio no. 3.
Soprano Roswitha Trexler, baritone Werner Haseleu, the Rundfunkchor and the Symphony Orchestra Leipzig conducted by Horst Neumann.
2 – Cornelius Cardew. Four principles on Ireland.
Cornelius Cardew, piano.
3 – Frederic Rzewski. The People United Will Never Be Defeated.
Soloist: the composer.


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