Alvin Lucier

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Alvin Lucier (born May 14, 1931) is an American composer of experimental music and sound installations that explore acoustic phenomena and auditory perception. A long-time music professor at Wesleyan University, Lucier was a member of the influential Sonic Arts Union, which included Robert Ashley, David Behrman, and Gordon Mumma. Much of his work is influenced by science and explores the physical properties of sound itself: resonance of spaces, phase interference between closely tuned pitches, and the transmission of sound through physical media.

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Year Title Artist RatingReleases
1981 I Am Sitting in a Room Alvin Lucier 2
1997 Panorama Alvin Lucier 1
2002 Vespers and Other Early Works Alvin Lucier 1
2003 Nothing Is Real... Alvin Lucier; Matthias Kaul 1
2009 Sferics / Music for Solo Performer Alvin Lucier 1
Crossings Alvin Lucier 1
Music on a Long Thin Wire Alvin Lucier 1
Navigations for Strings; Small Waves Alvin Lucier 1
Still Lives Alvin Lucier 1

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Year Title Artist RatingReleases
2005 Wind Shadows Alvin Lucier; The Barton Workshop 1
Clocker Alvin Lucier 1
Still and Moving Lines of Silence in Families of Hyperbolas Alvin Lucier 2

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