Sorabji Etudes redux

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Rach3
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Sorabji Etudes redux

Post by Rach3 » Thu Jun 18, 2020 4:18 pm

Could Sorabji himself play noise like this ? Etude # 75, audio with score, Frederick Ullen, pianist:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SCFgl180ZAo

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Re: Sorabji Etudes redux

Post by Lance » Fri Jun 19, 2020 10:24 pm

Hmm, if you are finding you like Kaikhosru Shapurji Sorabji's compositional art, you might check out his Opus clavicembalisticum performed by British pianist John Ogdon. Personally, I could not get through it very far, but I really, really tried! Knowing Ogdon, however, this would be his "cup o' tea." I had to laugh when I read your comment: "noise like this." I try to always remember: different strokes for different folks and I certainly respect that about other's choices in the ever-growing world of music.
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Re: Sorabji Etudes redux

Post by diegobueno » Sat Jun 20, 2020 8:01 pm

Maybe the first 78 variations are easier? :D
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