Ives, Charles (Ives, Charles) (1874-1954), American composer - innovator, the most distinctive figure in the history of American music.
Ives was passionately fond of dissonances and tested in his work a lot of new means of expression (dodecaphony, polyrhythm, polytonality, chetvertitonovoe letter, sound clusters tselotonovye sequence aleatory) , often - far ahead of other composers. The heritage Ives presents t
Ives was born October 20, 1874 in Danbury (pcs. Connecticut) , in the family kapelme
Gradually the music composer won recognition. An important step was the pianist Dzh.Kirkpatrikom in New York grand sonata " Concord " (Concor