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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Trivia About Brian Ferneyhough Canek Goded colichio rated it it was amazing Dec 26, I think that freedom is kind the beauty of reading a collection of essays without a defined narrative. Home This editionEnglish, Book, Illustrated edition: My initial impression of the book is that Ferneyhough writes the same way his scores look.

Brian Ferneyhough: Collected Writings

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 say that Brian Ferneyhough’s reputation as a composer is certainly not in need of bolstering.

I read this a while back. Until now, however, Ferneyhough’s writings Reply Leave a Reply. Johnathon is currently reading it Jul 18, Reverberations is a catch-all page for everything that doesn’t fit into a neat and tidy box of blog posts and interviews.

University of Western Australia Library. In general, I found this entire book extraordinary and I could not put it down for days.

Mar 24, Christopher rated it really liked it. Alex rated it liked it Feb 18, References to this book “Die luft van anderem planeten”: These online bookshops told us they have this item: Separate different tags with a comma. The immediate goal of this strategy was dual in nature: Max rated it really liked it Oct 18, Other suppliers National Library of Australia – Copies Direct The National Library may be able to supply you with a photocopy or electronic copy of all or part of this item, for a fee, depending on copyright restrictions.


Jack Patterson marked it as to-read Aug 07, 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.

The excerpt is Terrain composed for violinist Irvine Arditti and yes, the performer does play both of those staves simultaneously. Additionally, they provide insights into his music which no one is able to provide as effectively as the composer himself.

Harwood Academic Publishers- Performing Arts – pages. These 14 locations in All: I understand now why Ferneyhough chose the texts he did for the String Quartet No. Open to the public Alex Wolken rated it really liked it Dec 09, Music — 20th century — History and criticism. We were unable to find this edition in any bookshop we are able to search. In order to set up a list of libraries that you have access to, you must first login or sign up. View online Borrow Buy Freely available Show 0 more links I think libraries might be your best bet in finding a copy.

The present collection brings together the majority of the composer’s extant writings, many of them appearing here in English for the first time, along with some edited transcripts of informal talks, and a number of major interviews.

Public Private login e. Regardless, I think having such a small amount of writing on that topic throws off the balance of the overall subject matter, and Wrtiings 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.


Although the vast majority of the texts deal with Ferneyhough’s compositions, there are others which reflect his activities as writinga highly influential composition teacher, and some which touch on his recent work as a poet.

Brian Ferneyhough: Collected Writings by Brian Ferneyhough

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. Essays remarks on compositional and aesthetic matt The composer Brian Ferneyhough, in famous for his ultra-complex scores that cannot be realized entirely but drive performers to new levels of virtuosity, is an astute commentator both on his own music and that biran others.

Thanks for your post. The University of Melbourne Library.

Maybe these are the only substantial writings Ferneyhough had published at this time, or maybe they just the most extensive ones he had published. Books by Brian Ferneyhough. The book is divided into four sections: To include a comma in your tag, surround the tag with double quotes.

Rafael marked it as to-read Oct 16, Boros, Colected, Published Amsterdam: Some interesting stuff in it, but. Is there a chance to get a pdf copy of it? Series Contemporary music studies ; v.

Borchardt Library, Melbourne Bundoora Campus. These 4 locations in Victoria: Stefan Lischewski rated it really liked it Aug 28, Claire marked it as to-read Jun 23,