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Report on Music: Eric Salzman discusses Varèse

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Item Type: Sound Recording Duration: 76 min
Event Type: Documentary Program Origin: WBAI

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From a recording made in 1962, composer and music critic Eric Salzman provides an overview of several seminal works by Edgard Varèse as well as discussing the impact Varèse has had on contemporary music.

Musical Selections:  Arcana (1925-27) / Edgard Varèse -- Offrandes (1921) / Edgard Varèse -- Déserts (1950-54) / Edgard Varèse
Performers:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra (Arcana, Offrandes)
Robert Craft, conductor (Arcana, Offrandes, Déserts )
Donna Precht, soprano (Offrandes)
Genres:  New Music; Avant-Garde
Subject:  Varèse, Edgard, 1883-1965; New music; Avant-garde (Music) ; Orchestral music; Instrumental ensembles; Electro-acoustic; Electronic music; Musique concrète; Music, concrete
People:  Varèse, Edgard, 1883-1965; Salzman, Eric; Craft, Robert; Precht, Donna
Recording Date:  11/1/1962
First Broadcast Date:  10/9/1971
 
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