Show Summary Details

Page of
PRINTED FROM Oxford Music Online. © Oxford University Press, 2019. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single article in Oxford Music Online for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy).

Calame, Geneviève locked

  • Chris Walton

Extract

(b Geneva, Dec 30, 1946; d Geneva, Oct 8, 1993). Swiss composer. She studied the piano in Geneva, then with Agosti in Rome. In 1971 she began to study composition with Guyonnet and later attended courses by Boulez and Pousseur. In 1975 she was appointed to teach audio-visual studies at the Ecole Supérieure d’Art Visuel in Geneva. Her works, both instrumental and audio-visual, have been performed throughout Europe and the Americas. Her fascination for instrumental timbres, often explored over a slow-moving harmonic background (as in ...

You do not currently have access to this article

Login

Please login to access the full content.

Subscribe

Please subscribe to access the full content.