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Volume 57, Nos. 1&2

Now available

Volume 57, Nos. 1 & 2

Perspectives on and around John Rahn

Guest editors: Scott Gleason, Chris Stover, and Jason Yust

Contributors include: Chris Stover, Robert Morris, Áine Heneghan, Andrew Mead, Jonathan W. Bernard, Lynne Rogers, Elizabeth Hoffman, Tom Baker, Elaine R. Barkin, Brad Osborn, Orit Hilewicz, Gary W. Don, Benjamin Boretz, Scott Gleason, Patrick Nickleson, Jacques Rancière, Christian Asplund, John Roeder, Jason Yust, Guerino Mazzola, David Kant and Larry Polansky, Luigi Verdi, and Carlton Gamer.

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is directed to a readership consisting of composers, performers, scholars, and all others interested in any kind of contemporary music. Published material includes theoretical research, analyses, technical reports, position papers by composers, sociological and philosophical articles, interviews, reviews, and, for special purposes, short musical scores or other creative productions.


50 Years of Innovation

Golden Anniversary Issue
Volume 50 (2012) was mailed to subscribers in January 2013. This special Golden Anniversary Double Issue, vol. 50 nos. 1&2, features:
  • A History of Perspectives, as told in many interviews and essays by people who have been involved at some time during the past 50 years;
  • A special feature on Karlheinz Stockhausen.

The PNM/OS CD Series

To be a forum for valuable musical thinking that might otherwise remain unavailable describes the ethos of Perspectives over its history. To this end, we produced a series of CDs for our subscribers and other interested music-lovers, in a collaboration between Perspectives of New Music and Open Space. Each CD goes to PNM subscribers as part of their subscription to the corresponding volume. PNM/OS CDs
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