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The electronic music of the shopping mall gave way to spartan strains of Arabic music with its tangy microtones.
And there’s a lot of mystery in those 'between' notes, the microtones.
Players were often asked to abandon the standard twelve pitches: glissandos, microtones, whistling harmonics, and other breathy noises proliferated.
There, Levi conjured a Stygian exoplanet of glissandos and microtones and processed percussive sounds, evoking the truly alien better than the most lavish special effects ever could have done.
He was often treated as an outsider artist for his protean interests, which included Indonesian gamelans, Esperanto and microtones.
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