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Pierre Henry

Pierre Henry

Pierre Henry

Pierre Henry has been played on NTS over 30 times, featured on 38 episodes and was first played on 8 February 2013.

Pierre Henry (9 December 1927 – 5 July 2017) was a French composer, considered a pioneer of the musique concrète genre of electronic music.

Pierre Henry was born in Paris, France, and began experimenting at the age of 15 with sounds produced by various objects. He became fascinated with the integration of noise into music. He studied with Nadia Boulanger, Olivier Messiaen, and Félix Passerone at the Paris Conservatoire from 1938 to 1948 (Dhomont 2001).

Between 1949 and 1958, Henry worked at the Club d'Essai…

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Philips1970
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Danse Du Jeune Homme
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Unidisc1965
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Offering
Pierre Henry, Spooky Tooth
Philips1970
Offering
Pierre Henry, Spooky ToothPhilips1970
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Apostrophe
Pierre Schaeffer, Pierre Henry
Philips1972
Apostrophe
Pierre Schaeffer, Pierre HenryPhilips1972
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Thème De Catherine
Pierre Henry
Philips1962
Thème De Catherine
Pierre HenryPhilips1962
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Prisme
Pierre Henry
Philips1973
Prisme
Pierre HenryPhilips1973
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Sommeil (Sleep)
Pierre Henry
Philips1969
Sommeil (Sleep)
Pierre HenryPhilips1969
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Tokyo 2002
Pierre Henry
Philips, Universal1999
Tokyo 2002
Pierre HenryPhilips, Universal1999
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Messe Pour Le Temps Présent
Pierre Henry, Michel Colombier
Philips1967
Messe Pour Le Temps Présent
Pierre Henry, Michel ColombierPhilips1967
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Générique (Thème De Myriam)
Pierre Henry
Philips1962
Générique (Thème De Myriam)
Pierre HenryPhilips1962
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