Analytical commentaries of Les voix de Pierre Schaeffer by Christian Zanési

Mion, Philippe


Organised Sound 12(3): 267-276.

Language: English

This article presents a detailed analysis of Christian Zanesi's work, Arkhéion, Les voix de Pierre Schaeffer. The main structuring ideas as well as a description of the materials used is presented, thus stressing the opposition between horizontal and vertical trends in time. The presence of the voice of Pierre Schaeffer gives the work a particular introspection through its relation to the life of Schaeffer and his ideas.