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Guitars and Gamelan - Bill Alves: Concerto for classical guitar & gamelan orchestra / Nat Condit-Schultz, microtonal guitar; John Schneider, guitar

Album Summary

>Alves, Bill : Angin Listrik, for 2 electric guitars & gamelan
>Alves, Bill : Rational Basis, for 8 electric guitars
>Alves, Bill : Concerto for Guitar & Gamelan
>Alves, Bill : Metalloid
Performers Conductors Ensembles Composer

Notes & Reviews:

Composed by new music composer Bill Alves, electric and acoustic guitars join the gongs, percussion, and propulsive rhythms of gamelan orchestras in the premiere recording of the first-ever concerto for re-fretted classical guitar and a collective of gamelan gongs & metallophones featuring Grammy winning classical guitarist John Schneider along with the powerful Los Angeles-based Electric 8 guitar octet, two different California gamelans, and the HMC Electronic Music Ensemble create a combustible combination of acoustic and electric sounds, Eastern and Western music that breaks genre barriers and traverse delicate to wailing, gritty to glowing audio soundscapes.



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Works Details

>Alves, Bill : Angin Listrik, for 2 electric guitars & gamelan
  • Performers: Nat Condit-Schultz; Sean Hayward
  • Conductor: Linda Burman-Hall
  • Ensemble: Gamelan Semar Pegulingan Dharma Kanti
  • Running Time: 9 min. 22 sec.
  • Period Time: Contemporary

>Alves, Bill : Rational Basis, for 8 electric guitars
  • Ensemble: Los Angeles Electric 8
  • Running Time: 11 min. 29 sec.
  • Period Time: Contemporary
  • Form: Chamber Music

>Alves, Bill : Concerto for Guitar & Gamelan
  • Performer: John Schneider (Guitar)
  • Conductor: Bill Alves
  • Ensemble: HMC American Gamelan
  • Running Time: 3 min. 38 sec.
  • Period Time: Contemporary
  • Form: Concerto

>Alves, Bill : Metalloid
  • Ensemble: HMC Electronic Music Ensemble
  • Running Time: 7 min. 55 sec.
  • Period Time: Contemporary