Alvin Lucier

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A trailblazing force in psycho-acoustic music, avant-garde composer and performer Alvin Lucier was born in Nashua, New Hampshire in 1931; educated at Yale and Brandeis, he also spent two years in Rome…
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Still and Moving Lines of Silence in Families of Hyperbolas 1972 Electronic/Computer Music
Music on a Long Thin Wire 1977 Miscellaneous (Classical)
Silver Streetcar for the Orchestra, for amplified triangle 1988 Chamber Music
Fideliotrio, for viola, cello & piano 1987 Chamber Music
I Am Sitting in a Room, for speaker & electronics 1970 Vocal Music
Music for piano with Amplified Sonorous Vessels 1990 Keyboard
Fragments, for strings 1961 Chamber Music
Music for Solo Performer 1965 Electronic/Computer Music
In Memoriam Jon Higgins, for clarinet & slow-sweep pure wave oscillator Chamber Music
Broken Line, for flute, vibraphone & piano 2006 Chamber Music
Wind Shadows 1994 Miscellaneous (Classical)
Violynn, for violin Chamber Music
Two Circles, for flute, clarinet, violin, cello, piano & pure wave oscillators 2012 Chamber Music
Ever Present, for flute, piano & saxophone 2002 Chamber Music
Music for Piano with Magnetic Strings Keyboard
Carbon Copies, for saxophone, piano, flute & playback 1989 Chamber Music
Opera with Objects, for performer(s) with resonant objects 1997 Miscellaneous (Classical)
On the carpet of leaves illuminated by the moon, for koto 2000 Miscellaneous (Classical)
Small Waves, for string quartet, trombone, piano & 2 water pourers 1997 Chamber Music
Slices, for cello & orchestra 2007 Concerto
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