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Towards a Cosmic Music. by  Karlheinz Stockhausen - Paperback - 1989 - from Veery Books (SKU: 1368)

Towards a Cosmic Music.

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Towards a Cosmic Music.

by Stockhausen, Karlheinz

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Longmead, Shaftesbury, Dorset, 1989. Trade paperback. Near Fine. Octavo. xi, 146 pp. Some wear to wraps, else fine. Texts by Karlheinz Stockhausen ; selected and translated by Tim Nevill. Contents: Preface--Master musician and mystic; 1. Stockhausen as myth; 2. Spiritual dimensions; Beyond global village polyphony; 4. Intuitive music; 5. Supra-humanisation; 6. Synthesis. 7. Light--The summation; 8. The way ahead; Appendices-- 1. Chronology of life and works; 2. Five revolutions since 1950; 3. Comes awakening, comes time . . .; To the International Music Council; 5. Mantra; Sources; Selected Discography; Selected Bibliography.


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Towards a Cosmic Music.
Stockhausen, Karlheinz
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Stockhausen; Music, Philosophy, and Aesthetics
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