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ΙΣΟΡΗΨΤΗΜ

the website of Michael Henry

 


Isorhythm (from the Greek Isos  meaning “identical”  or “equal” and rhythmos “rhythm"), is a 20th century term used to describe a compositional technique that employs periodic repetition or recurring rhythmic patterns, primarily in motets of the 14th and 15th centuries. More about isorhythm here.

MH and posse at Carmel beach

Photo/Audio clip of the month:


Yaghan recording by Charles W. Furlong