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C0 note (16,35 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

D0 note (18.35 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

C0 note (16,35 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

F0 note (21.83 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

G0 note (24.50 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

A0 note (27.50 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

Kos, Božidar - M - Slovenia 

 
 

 

Biography

Dr. Božidar Kos, composer, pedagogue and theorist, was born in 1934 in Novo mesto,. Slovenia. He studied cello, piano, music theory and mechanical engineering in Slovenia and was active as as a jazz player and arranger throughout Europe before moving to Australia in 1965, where he studiedcomposition with Richard Meale at the University of Adelaide. In Darmstadt, Germany he attended composition and analysis classes by G. Ligeti, B. Ferneyhough, M. Kagel and C. Halffter. He has taught in Torrens College of Advanced Education, University of Adelaide and Sydney Conservation of Music, where he way Chair of the Composition and Music Technology Unit until 2002. He now resides in Slovenia and is full member of the Slovenian Academy of Sciences and Arts.

Working predominantly in orchestral and chamber music genres, Kos composes music that investigates relationship between musical shape, harmony, timbre and texture. He has established a style of carefully crafted, harmonically sensitive music based on the harmonic sub-harmonic spectra that incorporate microtones of diverse sizes.

 

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