Iannis Xenakis - Terretektorh / Nomos Gamma - 1971 French Erato label LP
|Title||Terretektorh / Nomos Gamma - 1971 French Erato label LP|
|Genre||Classical & Avant Garde|
|Catalogue no||STU 70 529|
|Year of release||197?|
|Grading||VG++ (Vinyl and Labels)/VG++ (Cover)|
|Stock list||Iannis Xenakis|
|Additional info||Scarce 1970ies French Le Chant Du Monde LP - combining Greek-French mathematician, architect and modern composers ambitious work for orchestra - introducing and working with spatialization - inviting the listener right inside the ensemble.|
'Terretektorh' was composed in 1965-66 a composition that dispersed 88 musicians among the audience - recorded live at Gymnase de Drancy, France, 24 January 1968.
'Nomos Gamma' was composed in 1967-68 - this time 98 musicians was scattered throughout the audience - recorded live at Festival international d'art contemporain de Royan, France, April 1969.
Both orchestral works are delivered with Orchestre National de l'Office de la Radiodiffusion-Télévision Française under the direction of Charles Bruck.
Vinyl has the generic
Packed in a gatefold sleeve with extensive liner notes in French.
This is the first Erato issue predating the mid 1970ies white printed full black label issue.
Condition: VG++ (Vinyl and Labels)/VG++ (Cover):
Vinyl is bright and shiny - hardly any signs of play or handling - mint labels - overall exceptionally close to mint.
Front and back cover are extremely nice - only very light imperfections - a touch of wrinkling from spine - a small area, ca 1 cm, of laminate lift along lower front seam - perfect seams otherwise, nice corners which are barely rubbed... mint inner spread - graded near mint overall.
1 Terretektorh 14:49
1 Nomos Gamma 15:25
Composed by Iannis Xenakis
Recorded live at Gymnase de Drancy, 24 January 1968.
Cover is printed by Club Gutenberg, Chambray-lès-Tours, France.
Printed By ? Imprimerie Glory-Carpel
Iannis Xenakis - Compose
Charles Bruck . Conductor
Orchestre Philharmonique de L'O.R.T.F. - Orchestra
Jean-Etienne Marie - Recording Engineer
Iannis Xenakis - Recording Supervisor
Iannis Xenakis, Maurice Fleuret - Liner Notes
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