Iancu Dumitrescu Interviewed About His Early Works

Source: The Wire.

This video interview in the Bucharest home of spectralist composer Iancu Dumitrescu aims to shine new light on how avant garde music functioned in Romania before the revolution in 1989

The Portugal based collaborative project Unearthing The Music explores how experimental music, artists and communities existed under authoritarian regimes in Europe after 1945. This video features Romanian composer Iancu Dumitrescu, who first started releasing his music via his country’s sole record label Electrecord in 1981.