Gerd Zacher performs the solo organ pieces, "Volumina" and "Etude No.1(Harmonies)". The "Aventures" pieces are works for 3 vocalists and instrumentalists performed by Ensemble Intercontemporain, directed by Pierre Boulez. The final piece, "Mystreries Of The ... (Out Sound) read moreCD
Surprisingly great compositional material from Richard Reed Parry – an artist that most folks know as a member of Arcade Fire, but who really moves us here with a set of more serious music! Most of the works are shorter chamber pieces, often with some sort of minimalist inspiration – ... (Classical) read moreCD
Steve Reich —
Drumming ... CD Deutsche Grammophon (Germany), 1974. Used 2 CDs ...
Landmark music from Steve Reich – a set that takes his previous experiments in minimalism and phase shifting, and moves them into a highly percussive mode! The rhythms here become melodies – the sorts that you'd hear on other Reich keyboard albums, but played live with incredible ... (Out Sound) read moreCD
Great set that features 1965 recordings of these 2 "Mikrophonie" compositions – one for tam tam, microphones, filters, and potentiometers; the other for choir, hammond organ, and ring modulators. Both tracks are excellent examples of Stockhausen's best work with electronics in the ... (Out Sound) read moreCD
Seminal work from one of the greatest conductors of 20th Century music – the legendary Pierre Boulez, a creative talent who helped bring more new music to the masses than just about anyone else! Boulez had a strong commitment to working with the most cutting-edge composers of his time – ... (Classical) read moreCD