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Iannis Xenakis (Ιωάννης Ιάννης Ξενάκης) (May 29, 1922 – February 4, 2001) was a Greek composer, music theorist and architect. He is commonly recognized as one of the most important post-war avant-garde composers. Xenakis pioneered the use of mathematical models such as applications of set theory, varied use of stochastic processes, game theory, etc., in music, and was also an important influence on the development of electronic music.

Xenakis was born in Braila, Romania. In 1932 his family returned to Greece… read more

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  • took a shell to the face god damn
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  • probably the coolest single individual in human existence.
  • Nice to see he's finally back on tour
  • psychomusic
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  • Or maybe it's Maybelline.
  • Xenakis: "I lack lyricism. Maybe life killed it in me; maybe I was born without it. I don't know"
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