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Friday, 22 June 2007, 12:00AM

Music and Architecture: Confronting the Boundaries between Space and Sound

Professor Jonathan Cole

The architect/mathematician turned composer, Iannis Xenakis, was Gresham Professor of Music between 1975 to 1978, and died in 2001. Professor Xenakis was the 20th century's best example of a creator who linked these disciplines at the highest level. This lecture will be about Xenakis and the mathematical links between music and architecture. Jonathan Cole is a composer and a professor of composition at the Royal College of Music.

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22 June 2007

Music and Architecture: Confronting the Boundaries between Space and Sound
Professor Jonathan Cole

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