Cornelius Cardew-Treatise

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Treatise is a graphic musical score comprising 193 pages of lines, symbols, and various geometric and abstract shapes that represent musical notation. The score is a way to instruct performers in how to perform the work.

Here is a realisation of Cornelius’s Treatise on Vimeo by Shawn Feeney

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