9 Nov 2019


From Music Alive, 9:30 pm on 9 November 2019

The word Aroura comes from Greek epic poet Homer who used it to mean Earth. Aroura has the same root as the words 'area' and 'arena' and Xenakis’s music represents the sonorous textures of the earth.

Iannis Xenakis

Iannis Xenakis Photo: M Daniel

Recorded 29 August 2018, City Gallery, Wellington by RNZ Concert

Producer/Engineer: Darryl Stack

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