Iannis Xenakis Quote

Music is not a language. Any musical piece is akin to a boulder with complex forms, with striations and engraved designs atop and within, which men can decipher in a thousand different ways without ever finding the right answer or the best one...


Introductory notes for Diatope performance, 1978

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Music is not a language. Any musical piece is akin to a boulder with complex forms, with striations and engraved designs atop and within, which men...

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Music is not a language. Any musical piece is akin to a boulder with complex forms, with striations and engraved designs atop and within, which men...

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Music is not a language. Any musical piece is akin to a boulder with complex forms, with striations and engraved designs atop and within, which men...

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Music is not a language. Any musical piece is akin to a boulder with complex forms, with striations and engraved designs atop and within, which men...