Nice set documenting postwar developments in American avant garde writing for string quartet, featuring works by Leon Kirchner "Quartet No 3 for String Quartet & Electronic Tape", Christian Wolff "Summer", Morton Feldman "Structures For String Quartet", Lejaren ... (Out Sound, Classical)read moreLP, Vinyl record album
"HPSCHD" is a very cool work by Cage & Hiller, and it's played by 3 modified electric harpsichords, designed to interact with computer-generated sound tapes. The sound is great, and the track has a very cool electronic feel that's made even better by the sharply punctuated style of ... (Out Sound, Classical)read moreLP, Vinyl record album
A fantastic piece of minimalist magic from Julius Eastman – a lesser-known composer of the 70s, but one we'd rank right up there with Steve Reich, given the beauty of this work! The CD features one long piece – "Femenine" – which builds slowly out of small passages of ... (Out Sound, Classical)read moreCD
Eighth Blackbird —
Filament ... LP Cedille, 2016. New Copy ...
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Fantastic work from this groundbreaking ensemble – one who've brought ideas of larger composition to a much more grass-roots space with material like this! "Doublespeak" is a beautiful piece by Nico Muhly of the group – this blend of minimal piano and violin with more ... (Out Sound, Classical)read moreLP, Vinyl record album
Violinist Hilary Hahn is one of those rare musicians who has an ability to transform the field of classical music while also performing it – as important to the compositional efforts of others as she is to the music that she plays herself! This set is a key demonstration of that role – ... read moreLP, Vinyl record album