A stunning collection of sounds from the legendary Philip Glass – a complete set of every single one of his recordings for Columbia Records – which is the label at which he did most of his important music! The set's a treasure trove of modernist musical moments – not just a ... (Out Sound, Classical)read moreCD
A beautiful score from Philip Glass – the kind of spare sounds that make his soundtrack material some of our favorite in his large catalog of compositions! The tracks here are all for a stage production of The Crucible – the famous play by Arthur Miller – but the music works ... (Out Sound, Classical)read moreCD
Johann Johansson —
Orphee ... CD Deutsche Grammophon (Germany), 2016. New Copy ...
A beautiful re-interpretation of the myth of Orpheus – handled here by composer Johann Johannsson in a beautiful style that recalls some of the best Deutsche Grammophon projects from Max Richter! The composer plays a variety of keyboards – including electric and pipe organ – in ... (Out Sound, Classical)read moreCD
Beautiful sounds from Max Richter – the modern classical composer who's elevating to almost the same film score status as Philip Glass! As with Glass, Richter can make music for movies without losing any of the depth of his non-film compositions – and here, he works sublime minimalist ... (Soundtracks, Classical)read moreCD
Sublime soundtrack material from Max Richter – but work that dovetails perfectly with some of his more "serious" albums on Deutsche Grammophon! The music features Richter on piano, alongside two cellos, a violin, and viola – but sounding completely unlike piano and strings ... (Soundtracks, Classical)read moreCD
A fantastic addition to the catalog of Terry Riley during his most influential years – a set that features two long, extended organ performances by the minimalist – both on a par with his best records of the time! The similarity in title to Riley's classic Rainbow In Curved Air album ... (Out Sound, Classical)read moreCD
Einfluss ... CD Deutsche Grammophon, 2017. New Copy ...
A beautiful collaboration between two different generations of German music – the legendary Hans Joachim Roedelius, whose albums of the 70s set a whole new standard for minimalism, both on his own, and with the group Cluster – and younger pianist Arnold Kasar, who turns out to be a ... (Rock, Classical)read moreCD
An overlooked gem from this groovy French vocal group – a set that was issued in the early 70s, after their initial rise to 60s fame for mixing classical themes and scatting jazz – but a record that's every bit as great as those classics! This time around, the group take on Vivaldi's ... (Vocalists, Classical)read moreCD
(Hyrid Super Audio CD pressing – also works in standard players!)
Expo 1 ... CD Deutsche Grammophon, 2017. New Copy 2CD ...
Call it neo-classical, post-classical, or whatever you want – there's been a heck of a lot of new sounds and styles happening in the world of "serious" music – recordings that include both newly experimental work from artists who'd previously played in a more conventional mode ... read moreCD
An insanely complete tribute to the legacy of Leonard Bernstein at Columbia Records – a huge package that brings together all the many different recording projects he did for the label – served up in a massive box that offers up each album in a tiny LP-styled cover! Bernstein later ... read moreCD
Some of the most famous melodies in classical music – all served up here from core recordings in the Decca Records catalog, then reworked by a host of contemporary producers and studio talents! Make no mistake – these aren't dance tunes, and the mixers aren't out to dismantle the ... read moreCD