Density 21.5 (Varèse, Edgard)

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Publisher. Info. New York: Edgar Varèse, 1946.
Reprinted New York: Colfranc Music Publishing Co., 1966.
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General Information

Work Title Density 21.5
Alternative. Title Densité 21.5
Composer Varèse, Edgard
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IEV 3
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1 movement
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1936; rev. 1946
First Performance. 1936-02-16 in New York, Carnegie Hall
Georges Barrère (flute)
First Publication. 1946 - Milan: Ricordi*
Dedication Georges Barrère
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Modern
Piece Style Modern
Instrumentation flute
External Links Wikipedia article
Extra Information *Copyright claimant could have been the composer, with Ricordi as distributor.