Dodecaphonist - definition of dodecaphonist by The Free Dictionary
Relating to, composed in, or consisting of twelve-tone music.
; see dodecagon
, tone, pitch
do·dec′a·phon·ist (dō-dĕk′ə-fə-nĭst, dō′də-kăf′ə-) n.
do·dec′a·phon′y (dō-dĕk′ə-fō′nē, dō′də-kăf′ə-), do·dec′a·phon·ism n.
(Classical Music) music a user of the twelve-tone system of serial music
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As a dodecaphonist
, he underscored creation over methodology; he was also open to new electronic means of composition and he even experimented with indeterminacy.
Lang had made the same point, more succinctly, two years earlier: "Stravinsky has capitulated to the dodecaphonists
" ("Editorial," Musical Quarterly 44 (1958): 505).