Pierre Boulez

    Pierre Boulez

    • Pierre Boulez
    Pierre Boulez

    Pierre Boulez

    • Pierre Boulez

    Pierre Boulez

    Top Songs

    1
    Structures II for Two Pianos (1961): Chapter 2, First VersionPierre Boulez
    2
    Rituel in memoriam Bruno Maderna (1976)Pierre Boulez
    3
    Danse générale from Daphnis et Chloé, Suite No. 2Pierre Boulez
    4
    EclatPierre Boulez
    5
    MultiplesPierre Boulez

    Albums

    Similar Artists

      Popular On

        About

        Biography

        After initially studying mathematics, Boulez entered the Paris Conservatoire as a student in theory and harmony (he failed the pianists' entrance examination). His principal teacher was Messiaen, and he also studied counterpoint privately with Andrée Vaurabourg. According to Boulez, composition was a form of aesthetic research and should be pursued logically. He viewed personal stylistic development as having no importance and deemed atonality as necessary. He adopted 12-tone se... Read more

        Chat About Pierre Boulez