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Giacinto Scelsi

Giacinto Scelsi has been played on NTS over 20 times, featured on 17 episodes and was first played on 24 October 2016.

Giacinto Scelsi, Count of Ayala Valva (8 January 1905 – 9 August 1988), was an Italian composer who also wrote surrealist poetry in French.

He is best known for writing music based around only one pitch, altered in all manners through microtonal oscillations, harmonic allusions, and changes in timbre and dynamics, as paradigmatically exemplified in his revolutionary "Quattro pezzi su una nota sola" ("Four Pieces on a single note", 1959). His musical output, which encompassed all Western classical genres except scenic music, remained…

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Canti Del Capricorno 1-19
Giacinto Scelsi, Michiko Hirayama
Wergo1988
Canti Del Capricorno 1-19
Giacinto Scelsi, Michiko HirayamaWergo1988
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Natura Renovatur
Giacinto Scelsi, Frances-Marie Uitti, Münchener Kammerorchester, Christoph Poppen
ECM Records, ECM New Series2006
Natura Renovatur
Giacinto Scelsi, Frances-Marie Uitti, Münchener Kammerorchester, Christoph PoppenECM Records, ECM New Series2006
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Kya
Giacinto Scelsi
Metier2002
Kya
Giacinto ScelsiMetier2002
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I Riti: Ritual March, "The Funeral Of Achilles" For Percussion (1962)
Giacinto Scelsi
Attacca1994
I Riti: Ritual March, "The Funeral Of Achilles" For Percussion (1962)
Giacinto ScelsiAttacca1994
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Un Adieu (1978/88?)
Giacinto Scelsi, Aki Takahashi
Mode2006
Un Adieu (1978/88?)
Giacinto Scelsi, Aki TakahashiMode2006
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Suite For Flute And B Flat Clarinet (1953)
Giacinto Scelsi, David Smeyers, Susanne Mohr, Ensemble Avance, Zsolt Nagy
cpo1997
Suite For Flute And B Flat Clarinet (1953)
Giacinto Scelsi, David Smeyers, Susanne Mohr, Ensemble Avance, Zsolt Nagycpo1997
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String Trio
London Contemporary Orchestra, Giacinto Scelsi
SA Recordings2020
String Trio
London Contemporary Orchestra, Giacinto ScelsiSA Recordings2020
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Pfhat
Giacinto Scelsi
Accord1988
Pfhat
Giacinto ScelsiAccord1988
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String Trio: II
London Contemporary Orchestra, Giacinto Scelsi
SA Recordings2020
String Trio: II
London Contemporary Orchestra, Giacinto ScelsiSA Recordings2020
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String Trio: III
London Contemporary Orchestra, Giacinto Scelsi
SA Recordings2020
String Trio: III
London Contemporary Orchestra, Giacinto ScelsiSA Recordings2020
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