2 CD / EMI Classics / 2011-10-18Works: Thomas Adès: Powder Her Face, concert paraphrase for piano; Mazurkas (3) for piano; Arcadiana, for string quartet, Op. 12; Piano Quintet; Chamber Symphony, Op. 2; Living Toys, for chamber orches...
Performers: Ades, Thomas [Conductor/Composer]; Bickley, Susan; Marwood, Anthony
Conductors: Adès, Thomas; Stenz, Markus
Ensemble: ; Birmingham Contemporary Music Group
Thomas Adès has come a long way since his early days as a wunderkind of the classical new music scene. Now turning 40 this year,...continue...
1 CD / EMI Classics / 2011-05-17Works: Thomas Adès: America (a prophecy), for soprano & large orchestra (optional large chorus), Op. 19; The Fayrfax Carol; Fool's Rhymes, for chorus, harp, prepared piano, organ & percussion, Op. 5; J...
Performers: Benjafield, Richard; Bickley, Susan; Blaze, Robin; Bowers-Broadbent, Christopher; Maltman, Christopher; McFadden, Claron; Poster, Tom; Watkins, Huw; Webb, Hugh
Conductors: Adès, Thomas
Ensemble: ; Composers Ensemble
The music of Thomas Adès taps into the spirit of our restless times with unquiet brilliance and an uncompromising vigour evident throughout this survey of...continue...