Avant-Garde / Experimental / Euroclassical (Reference)

The reference list includes records that have been obtained and/or rated (in blue) as well as many other records that have been recommended from various sources.


John Adams (1947– )

Tetuzi Akiyama (1964– )

Susan Alcorn

Maryanne Amacher (1938–2009)

Oren Ambarchi (1969– )

Charles Amirkhanian (1945– )

Ruth Anderson (1929– )

George Antheil (1900–59)

Robert Ashley (1930–2014)

Aube

Milton Babbitt (1916–2011)

Anton Bagatov

Bang on a Can [1995– ]

William Basinski (1958– )

Beaver and Krause [1969–1975]

David Behrman (1937– )

Steve Beresford (1950– )

Luciano Berio (1925–2003)

Borbetomagus [1982– ]

David Borden (1938– )

Glenn Branca (1948– )

Gavin Bryars (1943– )

John Cage (1912–92)

Laura Cannell

Cornelius Cardew (1936–81)

Wendy Mae Chambers (1953– )

Rhys Chatham (1952– )

Clogs [2001– ]

Nicolas Collins (1954– )

Composers in Red Sneakers

Loren Connors (1949– )

Tony Conrad (1940–2016)

Sylvie Courvoisier (1968– )

Ian William Craig (1980– )

George Crumb (1929– )

Maria De Alvear (1960– )

Stuart Dempster (1936– )

Tod Dockstader (1932–2015)

Charles Dodge (1942– )

Double Leopards [2005– ]

Arnold Dreyblatt (1953– )

Kevin Drumm

John Duncan

Max Eastley

Luc Ferrari (1929–2005)

Nils Frahm (1982– )

Fred Frith (1949– )

Diamanda Galas (1955– )

Peter Garland (1952– )

Philip Glass (1937– )

Evelyn Glennie

Daniel Goode (1936– )

Annie Gosfield

Bernhard Günter (1957– )

Keichi Haino

Frode Haltli

Tom Hamilton (1946– )

Hauschka

Pierre Henry (1927–2017)

Shelley Hirsch (1952– )

Christopher Hobbs (1950– )

Anna Homler (1948– )

Maurice Horsthuis (1948– )

Ken Hyder (1946– )

Tom Johnson (1939– )

Mauricio Kagel (1931–2008)

Eyvind Kang

Zbigniew Karkowski

Simon Keep

Jin Hi Kim (1957– )

Phil Kline

Guy Klucevsek (1947– )

Glenn Kotche

Kreepa

Leo Kupper (1935– )

Joan La Barbara (1947– )

Paul Lansky (1944– )

Bill Laswell (1955– )

Elodie Lauten (1950–2014)

Mary Jane Leach (1949– )

Anne LeBaron (1953– )

Daniel Lentz (1942– )

Craig Leon

Annea Lockwood (1939– )

Alvin Lucier (1931– )

Mark Lyken

Christian Marclay (1955– )

Lasse Marhaug (1974– )

Massacre [1982– ]

Master Musicians of Bukkake

Richard Maxfield (1927–69)

Merzbow (1956– )

Ilhan Mimaroglu (1926–2012)

Meredith Monk (1942– )

Moondog (1916–99)

Ikue Mori (1953– )

Mother Mallard's Portable Masterpiece Company

Jon Mueller

My Cat Is an Alien

Conlon Nancarrow (1912–97)

Chris Newman (1952– )

Margaret Noble

Luigi Nono (1924–90)

Pauline Oliveros (1932– )

Pärson Sound

Harry Partch (1901–74)

Zeena Parkins (1956– )

Perrey-Kingsley

Shawn Persinger

Michael Pisaro (1961– )

Henri Pousseur (1929–2009)

The PrimeTime Sublime Community Orchestra

Eliane Radigue (1932– )

Steve Reich (1936– )

Jakob Riis (1964– )

Terry Riley (1935– )

David Rosenboom (1947– )

Mikel Rouse (1957– )

Frederic Rzewski (1938– )

Pierre Schaeffer (1910–95)

Peter Scherer

John Schott

Paul Schütze (1958– )

James Sellars

Elliott Sharp (1951– )

Jack Smith (1932–89)

Michael Snow (1929– )

So Percussion

Dave Soldier (1956– )

Laurie Spiegel (1945– )

Moe Staiano (1973– )

Starship Beer [1976–1988]

Jan Steele (1950– )

Karlheinz Stockhausen (1928–2007)

Carl Stone (1953– )

Ned Sublette (1951– )

Morton Subotnick (1933– )

Supersilent

Toca Loca [2009– ]

Rafael Toral (1967– )

Ushio Torikai (1952– )

George Tsontakis (1951– )

David Tudor (1926–96)

Blue Gene Tyranny (1945– )

Vladimir Ussachevsky (1911–90)

Edgard Varèse (1883–1965)

Weasel Walter (1972– )

Daniel Wohl

Julia Wolfe

Christian Wolff (1934– )

Stefan Wolpe (1902–72)

Charles Wuorinen (1938– )

Iannis Xenakis (1922–2001)

Otomo Yoshihide (1959– )

La Monte Young (1935– )

Various Artists


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