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William Blank (b.1957): Einklang (Harmony) / Barbara Zanichelli, soprano; Quartet Sine Nomine

Album Summary

>Blank, William : Einklang, for voice & string quartet
Performer Ensemble Composer

Notes & Reviews:

Between dreams and reality The sound of a string quartet can be extremely powerful, as can be heard in the new GENUIN CD (Artist Consort series) by the renowned Quatuor Sine Nomine. With the "Book for String Quartet: Einklang" by William Blank (born 1957) - a world premiere recording - the Swiss musicians have achieved something remarkable: the Canadian composer's musical world hovers between passages overlapping and grinding against one another and massive blocks of sound, between precise chords and noise-like clusters. And at the end, the phenomenal string quartet joins with Barbara Zanicheli's dream-like voice as the music, lingering, gradually fades away to the words of Georg Trakl...

Notes & Reviews:

Recording information: Lausanne, Hemu Concert Hall, Switzerland (01/03/2013-01/05/2013); Lausanne, Hemu Concert Hall, Switzerland (08/02/2012-08/05/2012).



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Works Details

>Blank, William : Einklang, for voice & string quartet
  • Performer: Barbara Zanichelli (Soprano)
  • Ensemble: Quatuor Sine Nomine
  • Notes: Lausanne, Hemu Concert Hall, Switzerland (08/02/2012-08/05/2012)
  • Running Time: 18 min. 19 sec.
  • Period Time: Contemporary
  • Written: 2005-2007