Until now, however, Ferneyhough’s writings about music, although The present collection brings together the majority of the composer’s extant writings, many. I’ve been intrigued (some might say borderline obsessed) with Brian Ferneyhough’s music since when I first heard Mnemosyne for bass. : Brian Ferneyhough: Collected Writings (Contemporary Music Studies) () and a great selection of similar New, Used and.

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An example of one his scores is below.

Rafael marked it as to-read Oct 16, We were unable to find this edition in any bookshop we are able to search. Comments and reviews What are comments? Australian National University Library. Subjects Ferneyhough, Brian, — Interviews. The composer Brian Ferneyhough, in famous for his ultra-complex scores that cannot be realized entirely but drive performers to new levels of virtuosity, briann an astute commentator both on his own music and that of others.

Reply Leave a Reply. Home This editionEnglish, Book, Illustrated edition: Rerneyhough there a chance to get a pdf copy of it? Music — 20th century — History and criticism.

Brian Ferneyhough – collected writings

Claire marked it as to-read Jun 23, Then set up a personal list of libraries from your profile page by clicking on your user name at the top right collectwd any screen. These 4 locations in Victoria: I understand now why Ferneyhough chose the texts he did for the String Quartet No.

Maybe these are the only substantial writings Ferneyhough had published at this time, or maybe they just the most extensive ones he had published.


Two decades have passed since this volume was published, and Ferneyhough continues to write music and write about music. These online bookshops told us they have this item: I think collfcted freedom writinga kind the beauty of reading a collection of essays without a defined narrative.

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Brian Ferneyhough: Collected Writings

References to this book “Die luft van anderem planeten”: So, I felt it was best to just start at the beginning and read to the end what a novel idea, right? Although the vast majority of the texts deal with Ferneyhough’s compositions, others reflect his activities as a highly influential composition teacher, and some touch on his recent work as a poet.

Furthermore, besides writing highly “intellectual” music, Ferneyhough is keen to connect his work to other intellectuals. Regardless, I think having such a brkan amount of writing on that topic throws off the balance of the overall subject matter, and I felt there should have either been more time devoted to section 3 even if it meant devoting less to one of the other sections of the book or it should not have been included at all.

It just might change your mind about the man and his music. Mar 16, Chris rated it liked it Shelves: These 2 locations in Australian Capital Territory: Account Options Sign in.

These 2 locations in New Gerneyhough Wales: Set up My libraries How do I set up “My libraries”? The excerpt is Terrain composed for violinist Irvine Arditti and yes, the performer does feeneyhough both of those staves simultaneously.

Hamed Zamani marked it as to-read Oct 23, When I first started reading it I was on a trip to a briaj. Maxwell added it Jun 17, Together, the writings provide a fascinating and engaging means of insight into the workings of the mind of a composer whose output could be regarded as one of the most significant of this century.


Brian Ferneyhough: Collected Writings by Brian Ferneyhough

Lists with This Book. Given the fact that his music is being heard with increasing frequency both on CDs and at new music festivals throughout the world, it is somewhat of an understatement to gerneyhough that Brian Ferneyhough’s reputation as a composer is certainly not in need of bolstering.

My library Help Advanced Book Search. But for anyone interested in the works of the s and s, this is worth reading. Related resource Publisher wirtings at http: Adrian Pereyra added it Apr 26, Abel marked it as to-read Mar 28, And I think they provide an insight into Brian Ferneyhough that is very humanizing. Until now, however, Collectee writings about music, although numerous, have appeared in various languages, widely scattered and difficult, if not impossible, to find.

This present collection brings together the majority of the composer’s extant writings, many of them appearing in English for the first time, along with some edited transcripts of informal talks, and a number of important bruan. Thanks for telling us about the problem.