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By JanetK. Halfyard

among 1958 and 2002, Luciano Berio wrote fourteen items entitled Sequenza, besides numerous types of a similar paintings for various tools, revisions of the unique items and likewise the parallel Chemins sequence, the place one of many Sequenzas is used because the foundation for a brand new composition on a bigger scale. The Sequenza sequence is among the so much impressive achievements of the overdue 20th century - a set of virtuoso items that explores the functions of a solo device and its participant, making severe technical calls for of the performer while constructing the musical vocabulary of the tool in compositions so guaranteed and so targeted that every piece either initiates and almost certainly exhausts the repertoire of a brand new style. The Sequenzas have considerably inspired the advance of composition for solo tools and voice, and there's no similar sequence of works within the output of the other composer. sequence of items are usually associated through the tools for which the composer writes, yet this can be a sequence during which the items are associated as an alternative via the range of tools for which Berio composed. the various techniques taken through the participants in discussing the items exhibit the richness of this repertoire and the various degrees on which Berio and those landmark compositions will be thought of. Contributions are prepared below 3 major headings: functionality matters; Berio's Compositional approach and Aesthetics; and Analytical Approaches.

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