Dialectic and form in the music of Helmut Lachenmann

David Lesser

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The following article is an exploration of the impact of Louis Althusser, amongst others, on the work of Helmut Lachenmann. It demonstrates the correlations between Althusser and Marx and dialectic and form in Lachenmann's music.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)107-114
Number of pages8
JournalContemporary Music Review
Issue number3-4
StatePublished - Sep 1 2004


  • Althusser
  • Analysis
  • Criticism
  • Dialectic
  • Form
  • History
  • Marx

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Music


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