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Michael Finnissy

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Michael Finnissy

Michael Finnissy has been played on NTS shows including Henry Rollins, with Part Five ("Lies And Marvels") first played on 23 February 2016.

Michael Finnissy is an English composer and pianist born in Tulse Hill, London in 1946. Finnissy's own ablilities as a pianist underlie much of his compositions. A significant number of these are piano transcriptions in his very complex style which typically involves irrational musical rhythmic values, virtuosic technique (in the piano pieces) and intricate linear, rather than harmonic, textures. He is often cited as a main member of the so-called New Complexity school, though he does not like the term. His transcriptions include…

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20th Century Music
Laurence Crane, Michael Finnissy
Metier Sound & Vision2008
20th Century Music
Laurence Crane, Michael FinnissyMetier Sound & Vision2008
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Part Five ("Lies And Marvels")
Michael Finnissy
Etcetera1990
Part Five ("Lies And Marvels")
Michael FinnissyEtcetera1990
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