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Iannis Xenakis

Composer, Mathematician (9-May-1922 — 4-Feb-2001)


Mario Bois. Xenakis: The Man and his Music. London: Boosey & Hawkes. 1967.

James Harley. Xenakis: His Life in Music. Routledge/Taylor & Francis, Inc.. 2004.

Nouritza Matossian. Xenakis. London: Kahn & Averill. 1986. 271pp.

Balint Andras Varga. Conversations with Iannis Xenakis. London: Faber and Faber. 1996.


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  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

  3. Wikipedia [link]

  4. International Dictionary of 20th Century Biography (p.769)

  5. Penguin Companion to the Arts in the Twentieth Century (p.376)

  6. The Oxford Dictionary of Music (p.972)

  7. Portable Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Musicians (pp.274-75)

  8. Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Musicians, 8th Edition (pp.1136-37)

  9. Thames & Hudson Encyclopedia of 20th Century Music (p.194)

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