Kontakte by Stockhausen

July 31, 2011 · Posted in Uncategorized · Comment 

Here’s the electronic version of Stockhausens Kontakte from 1960. There’s also some interesting text comment in the beginning.

There a version of Kontakte including piano and percussion.

Classical music in pure graphics

November 8, 2010 · Posted in Uncategorized · Comment 

Some monday morning classical music :-)

Nocturne by Frédéric Chopin, opus 27, number 2, accompanied by an animated graphic showing interval type.

FAQ

Q: Where can I get the sheet music for this piece?
A: Sheet music for this can be found here:
http://www.musanim.com/pdf/ChopinNoct…

Q: Where can I get the MIDI file for this piece
http://www.musanim.com/mid/ChopinOpus…

Q: What do the colors mean?
A: Interval types shown with colored lines (as shown at the beginning).

Q: Haven’t I seen another version of this video somewhere?
A: Yes; the original version (worse sound and image) is here:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=asDXpf…
The second version (smaller graphic) is here:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=86WGK9…
This is the third version.

Q: How can I make this kind of display for my music?
A: This type of display is available as the “YARN” display in the MAM Player.
www.musanim.com/player/

Q: What piano are you using?
A: This is the Pianissimo piano from Acoustica:
http://www.acoustica.com/pianissimo

Q: How and when did you make this rendition?
A: I made this rendition in the early days of MIDI (1980s, I think), by laying down left hand and right hand tracks individually, not in real time.

Q: Please tell me more about the composer.
A: You can read about the composer here
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chopin

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