Spiritual-temporal imagery in music of Olivier Messiaen and Toru Takemitsu

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The Japanese composer Toru has stated that he was so moved by Olivier Messiaen's Quartet for the End of Time that he asked Messiaen for permission to use the same instrumentation in a piece of his own. The work which grew out of that encounter, Quatrain II,

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  • Eihei Dogen
  • Odilon Redon
  • Olivier Messiaen
  • Toru Takemitsu
  • octatonicism
  • silence

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