Totally great solo work from David Borden – late 70s music recorded after the breakup of Mother Mallard, and which features Borden as an even more exploratory minimalist on his own! The set begins with the beautiful "Etsy Point" – which has Borden layered on electric piano, ... read moreCD
A long unreleased gem by Glenn Branca – his 1981 "guitar army" era Indeterminate Activity Of Resultant Masses – a hypnotic and chilly 31+ minute effort of guitar ether floating over spare drums and tympani! The main piece features 10 guitars and includes wee pups Thurston ... read moreCD
Cornelius Cardew —
Material ... CD Hat Now (Switzerland), 2001. Used ...
The compositions of Cornelius Cardew, performed here with a distinctly Chicago inflection – in a relatively recent performance that is partially conducted by Art Lange, and featuring Jim Baker on Arp, Carrio Biolo on vibes, Jeb Bishop on trombone, Fred Lonberg-Holm on cello, and Jeff Parker ... read moreCD
(Out of print.)
Cornelius Cardew —
Treatise ... CD Hat Hut (Switzerland), 1998. Used Gatefold ...
New music for flute and electronics including the compositions "Flute Feed", "Broken Mirrors", "Does The Body Rule The Mind Or Does The Mind Rule The Body?", "Has The World Changed Or Have I Changed", and "Organ Grinder". CD
Morton Feldman/Samuel Beckett —
Neither ... CD Hat Now (Switzerland), 1990. Used ...
The first-ever recording of Morton Feldman's Neither – billed as an "opera", but unlike anything you're likely to hear at the Met! Instead, the piece has a depth and darkness that rivals most of Feldman's key compositions – full of sonic textures and offbeat tones, presented ... read moreCD
Mad early electronics from the San Francisco scene of the 50s – a set of work that would sit nicely to any collection of Raymond Scott or Bruce Haack! The set was originally issued by Folkways, with almost a scientific sort of approach – but although the work is experimental, it's also ... read moreCD