Level 1 Unit 2: 20th Century Experimental Composition
In this unit you will be learning the experimental techniques used by modern composers to create striking and sometimes revolutionary pieces of music. Using these techniques you create your own experimental piece in learning sets.
Track 1: Steve Reich – Six Marimbas
Track 2: Terry Riley – In C
Track 3: Igor Stravinsky – The Rite of Spring
Track 4: George Gershwin – Rhapsody in Blue
Track 5: Henryk Gorecki – Symphony No. 3 2nd Movement
Track 6: Judith Weir – Ascending into Heaven