Experimental music
Experimental music is a compositional tradition that arose in the mid-20th century, particularly in North America, of music composed in such a way that its outcome is unforeseeable. The American compo...
Amazing robo-band assembled by electronic musician Squarepusher
Electronic musician Squarepusher has revealed his latest tour companions - a range of robots with superhuman playing abilities. They include what appears to be a bizarre sea creatures that users laser...
Aleatoric music - In C
Unos cuantos punticos.
Minimal music - Maya Beiser(s) and her cello(s)
http://www.ted.com Cellist Maya Beiser plays a gorgeous eight-part modern etude with seven copies of herself, and segues into a meditative music/video hybrid...
Pléïades - Xenakis - Pleiades - Peaux
Peaux movement from Pleiades by Xenakis. Performed by Royal Academy of music in Stockholm's percussion ensemble. 2007 Last 40 sec. is missing due to youtubes...
Persephassa - Persephassa (1/3) - Iannis Xenakis [ Ensemble 64.8 ]
On April 30th, Ensemble 64.8 played a concert that highlighted percussion works composed by Iannis Xenakis. The finale of the concert was a performance of th...
Evryali - Xenakis - Evryali - Symeonidis
Prodromos Symeonidis plays Xenakis' Evryali for solo piano. Live-Recording, October 2011.
List of compositions by John Cage
John Cage In A Landscape (1948) Piano solo performed by Stephen Drury.
Number Pieces
Trio Dolce, recorders The Trio Dolce wrote Cage for permission to perform Solo with Obbligato Accompaniment on three alto recorders, one octave higher than t...
Apartment House 1776
John Cage (1912-1992): Thirteen Harmonies, for violin and keyboard (1985). A selction of 13 out of a total of 44 Harmonies from Apartment House 1776. Roger Z...
As Slow As Possible
Very slow muscle-up.
Cheap Imitation
Good song by a good band!
Credo in Us
This is a performance of John Cage's 'Credo In Us' (1942) by Ensemble 64.8, the percussion group at the University of Alaska, Fairbanks. This is the first vi...
Etudes Australes
First installment of John Cage's Etudes Australes for solo piano. This is an IMMENSELY difficult piece; much more-so than it sounds. Well... not this one i...
Etudes Boreales
Etudes Boreales I, II Mark Knoop, piano Performed at Kämmer Klang, 1 September 2009 at Café OTO. http://markknoop.com/ http://kammer-klang.blogspot.com/ http...
HPSCHD
John Cage (1912-1992): HPSCHD, opera multimediale per 7 clavicembali, nastro magnetico e video (estratto) Prima parte HPSCHD, del 1969, è un lavoro multimedi...
Imaginary Landscape
My music video for John Cage's Imaginary Landscape No. 1
Aleatoric music
Aleatoric music (also aleatory music or chance music; from the Latin word alea, meaning "dice") is music in which some element of the composition is left to chance, and/or some primary element of a co...
Avant-garde music
The term avant-garde is applied to music when it is considered "ahead of its time" by critics or fans, i.e., it contains unique or original elements, or it explores unusual fusions of different genres...
Avant-garde metal
Avant-garde metal, also known as avant-metal or experimental metal, is a subgenre of heavy metal music loosely defined by use of experimentation and characterized by the use of innovative, avant-garde...
Fluxus
Fluxus—a name taken from a Latin word meaning "flow, flux" (noun); "flowing, fluid" (adj.)—is an international network of artists, composers and designers noted for blending different artistic media a...
Free improvisation
Free improvisation or free music is improvised music without any rules beyond the logic or inclination of the musician(s) involved. The term can refer to both a technique (employed by any musician in ...
Industrial music
Industrial music is a genre of experimental music that draws on transgressive and provocative themes. The term was coined in the mid-1970s with the founding of Industrial Records by Genesis P-Orridge ...
Industrial music - Wikipedia
Live coding
A Study in Keith is a musical live coding performance in Impromptu by Andrew Sorensen.Live coding (sometimes referred to as 'on-the-fly programming', 'just in time programming' and related term 'l...
Live coding - Wikipedia
Microtonal music
Microtonal music is music using microtones—intervals of less than an equally spaced semitone. Microtonal music can also refer to music which uses intervals not found in the Western system of 12 equal ...
Microtonal music - Wikipedia
Musique concrète
Musique concrète ([myzik kɔ̃.kʁɛt], meaning "concrete music") is a genre of electroacoustic music that is made in part from acousmatic sound. It can feature sounds derived from recordings of musical ...
Musique concrète - Wikipedia
Math rock
Math rock is a rhythmically complex, often guitar-based, style of experimental rock and indie rock music that emerged in the late 1980s, influenced by progressive rock bands like King Crimson and 20th...
Math rock - Wikipedia
Minimal music
Minimal music is an aesthetic, a style, or a technique of music associated with the work of American composers La Monte Young, Terry Riley, Steve Reich, and Philip Glass. It originated in the New York...
Noise music
Noise music is a category of music that is characterised by the expressive use of noise within a musical context. This type of music tends to challenge the distinction that is made in conventional mus...
Noise music - Wikipedia
No Wave
No wave was an underground music, Super 8 film, performance art, video art, and contemporary art scene that had its beginnings during the late 1970s through the mid-1980s in downtown New York City. Th...
Rock in Opposition
Rock in Opposition or RIO was a movement representing a collective of progressive bands in the late 1970s united in their opposition to the music industry that refused to recognise their music. It was...
Rock in Opposition - Wikipedia