Playing it Wrong

June 29, 2018, 10:00 pm

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Prepared Piano by Svenn Sivertssen
Prepared Piano by Svenn Sivertssen

It gives technicians fits, but composers and performers are always experimenting with new “wrong” ways to play their instrument. From Bartók pizzicato to prepared piano, multiphonics to slap tongue, many of these techniques have made it into the standard repertoire. What new extended techniques are being pioneered today?


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