Composite Units

by Ian Battenfield Headley

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Composite Units (2013)

Glitch music explored through the style of Sonata form and variation techniques, as opposed to the often brutalist and aggressive edge the genre. The technique of four-voice polyphonic leading and counterpoint are followed- but use the practices as a way of organizing timbres and rhythms as opposed to pitches. The work develops along a condensed sonata form utilizing not tonic and dominant relations but timbal and rhythmic units to compose distinct themes and sections that are developed through variation and opposition.

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released September 9, 2013

Ian Battenfield Headley

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Ian Battenfield Headley New York, New York

Ian Battenfield Headley is a NYC-based composer. His music has been described as, exploring the, ”Beautiful dichotomies between organic recordings and processed sounds that imitate each other.” (Weird Ear Records), and “...strikingly visceral, three-dimensional...” (New Music Box). ... more

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