Karlheinz Stockhausen’s “Stimmung” Sprachkomposition as a Sign of Its Time

At the second half of the 50s of the 20th century, a certain kind of compositions appear, that in German musical language are called Sprachkomposition1Sprachkomposition – a German term, depictind the usage of language phonemes and their acoustic characteristics as music material. This term occurred in the West at the end of the 50s of […]