Kasparov Yury

Composer, Professor of Composition Department of Tchaikovsky Moscow State Conservatory

E-mail: yuri.kasparov@gmail.com

Register of Our Delusions. Part 2: conversations with composers (presenter — A. A. Amrakhova)

Abstract
A. A. Amrakhova's questions are answered by the leading Russian composers: V. G. Tarnopolskiy, Yu. S. Kasparov, Yu. V. Vorontsov, F. K. Karayev, K. A. Umanskiy, D. A. Kurlyandskiy. The discussion is focused on the problems of composition teaching in a contemporary cultural situation, the changed scale of values, and the specifics of the composers‘ analysis of music.

Keywords
contemporary music, avant-gardism, postmodernism, composition teaching, the musicologist’s and composer’s analysis, traditions and epigonism in art