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Author Tan, Margaret Leng.

Title The free music of Percy Grainger / by Margaret Hee-Leng Tan.

Published 1971.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Grainger  788.092 TAN    NOT FOR LOAN
Physical description 65 leaves, bound : ill., facsims., photo. ; 29 cm. + 1 supplement ([41] leaves, bound (some folded) : chiefly music ; 37 cm.) + 10 leaves of plates (39 x 28 cm.) in slipcase (41 cm.)
Notes Typescript (photocopy).
Musical examples, some in graphic notation, reproduced from holographic and printed sources, and bound in supp. volume; also includes 10 leaves housed in slipcase containing Grainger's Free music no. 2 in graphical form reproduced from photographic plates.
Appendix includes holograph reproductions of Grainger's Free music no. 1, originally for string quartet, arr. by composer for 4 theremins, Free music no. 2 for 6 theremins, both in graphic form, and an arrangement of Free music no. 2 for 3 violas and 3 double basses in conventional notation transcribed by Alan Stout and reproduced from transcriber's manuscript.
Thesis notes Thesis (D.M.A.)--The Juilliard School, 1971.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Introduction -- The principles of "free music" -- A comparative study of Grainger and some other innovative composers of his time -- Some unknown early works by Grainger embodying his free-music concepts : the Free-music machines -- Selected bibliography -- Appendix of musical examples [housed separately in supp. vol. and slipcase].
Other author Stout, Alan.
Grainger, Percy, 1882-1961. Free music, no. 1; arr.
Grainger, Percy, 1882-1961. Free music, no. 2.
Grainger, Percy, 1882-1961. Free music, no. 2; arr.
Grainger, Percy, 1882-1961. Literary works. Selections.
Subject Grainger, Percy, 1882-1961. Free music.
Grainger, Percy, 1882-1961 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Grainger, Percy, 1882-1961 -- Aesthetics.
Microtonal music.
Theremin music -- History and criticism.
Theremin music (Theremins (4)), Arranged.
Theremin music (Theremins (6))
String sextets (Violas (3), double basses (3)), Arranged -- Scores.
Electronic music.
Electronic music -- History and criticism.
Music -- Philosophy and aesthetics.
Mechanical musical instruments.
Electronic musical instruments.