For a brief moment, music notation is cool.
Losing the language. Does it matter?
Ferneyhough String Quartet #2
Boulez Piano Sonata #2
Cage Music of Changes
If you can’t read music, you need mega-ears.
Where does sight reading come onto this? Vivier in London.
Many reasons for music notation other than pure communication – political, business etc.
Notation is related to control of your material– if you know you want something, how do you communicate that?
What does notation tell you?
agogo lesson 1
Rameau Les Indes Galantes Ouverture
Lullaby of birdland
Bach Brandenburg 1 (1721)
Notation & cultural meaning
Stockhausen Studie II
Stockhausen In Freundschaft
Offertorio Iubilate Deo universa terra
Notation and improvisation
Other notation styles
Notation optimized for 12 tone equal temperament.