Entries from June 2010

224 :: 25 June 2010 :: Recent Arrivals

June 24th, 2010 · No Comments

     Recent arrivals at the Other Minds studios: Michael Nyman: Knowing the Ropes, Chasing Sheep, Miranda Nyman (piano), Motion Trio (accordions), Nigel Barr (trombone); MNrecords 117 (2009) Steve Reich: Electric Counterpoint (1987) Kraftwerk: Pocket Calculator (1972) Powerplant (Joby Burgess, Elysian Quartet); Signum Records 143 (2008) David Mahler: Only Music Can Save Me Now (1978) […]

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223 :: 18 June 2010 :: Mitteleuropa (1934-57)

June 18th, 2010 · 1 Comment

   Stefan Wolpe (1902-1972): Passacaglia (1937) Cologne Radio Symphony Orchestra, Johannes Kalitzke, cond. Mode Records Mode 156 (2006) Bernd Alois Zimmermann (1918-1970): Concerto for Violin and Large Orchestra (1950) Thomas Zehetmair, violin;   Cologne Radio Symphony Orchestra, Heinz Holliger, cond ECM New 2074 (2005) Bernd Alois Zimmermann: Canto di speranza for cello and small orchestra (1957) […]

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222 :: 11 June 2010 :: Scelsi/Gann/Smith

June 14th, 2010 · No Comments

Giacinto Scelsi: Hurqualia (1960) for large orchestra Carnegie Mellon Philharmonic, Juan Pablo Izquierdo, cond. -  Mode 95 (2001) Kyle Gann: Hovenweep, and The Day Revisited Da Capo Chamber Players – New Albion NA137 (2007) Linda Catlin Smith: In the high branches (2008) Evergreen Club Contemporary Gamelan, SuperNova Quartet – (private recording) Giacinto Scelsi: Canto No. […]

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221 :: June 4, 2010 :: Coptic Kya Tissues

June 3rd, 2010 · No Comments

     These three pieces seem to go together. Not sure why. Giacinto Scelsi:  Kya (1959)Francois Houle, clarinet; Turning Point Ensemble, Owen Underhill, cond.ATMA ACD2-2394 (2008) “Liquid” Morton Feldman: Coptic Light (1985)Symphony Orchestra of the Bavarian Radio, Peter Rundel, cond.Col Legno 20089 (2004) Philip Glass: Tissues (from Naqoyqatsi) #1,2,6,7 for Cello, Piano, and Percussion Wendy […]

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