Definition of serialism
: serial music; also : the theory or practice of composing serial music
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Flutist McGill returned for Martin's 1939 Ballade for flute and piano, bringing to vivid life the music's refined language, tantalizingly balanced between tonality and serialism.
Like his compatriots Krzysztof Penderecki and Witold Lutoslawski, Mr. Gorecki had in his early work experimented with modernist techniques like serialism.
Composers of what is known, for better or worse, as classical music have broken over time with sonata form, tonality, serialism and minimalism.
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