1 CD / EMI Classics / 2013-02-12Works: John Adams: Shaker Loops; Philip Glass: Facades; Quartet for Strings no 2 ("Company"); Steve Reich: Eight Lines; David C. Heath: The Frontier, for double-bass & orchestra
Performers: Haram, Simon; Harle, John; Lawrence, Chris [Bass]
Conductors: Warren-Green, Christopher
Ensemble: ; London Chamber Orchestra
The 1960's saw the arrival of a new musical style from America: minimalism fascinated classical and op musician alike. The music on this CD is...continue...
Recording information: All Saints Church, Petersham (03/1990)....continue...
EMI American Classics - Minimalism - Reich, Glass, etc / Thomas, Warren-Green, Wilson, London CO, et al
1 CD / EMI Classics / 2008-06-24Works: Steve Reich: Vermont Counterpoint; Eight Lines; New York Counterpoint; Four Organs; Philip Glass: Facades; Company
Performers: Damiens, Alain; Thomas, Michael Tilson; Wilson, Ransom
Conductors: Thomas, Michael Tilson; Warren-Green, Christopher
Ensemble: London Chamber Orchestra; Solisti New York
Minimalism was originally the word used to describe certain movements in the visual arts and design of the immediate post World War II period. Then,...continue...
1 CD / CPO / 2007-11-20Works: Steve Reich: Sextet, for percussion, piano & synthesizers; Piano Phase; Eight Lines
Performers: Corver, Vincent; Ford, Keith
Conductors: Griffiths, Kevin
Ensemble: Steve Reich Ensemble
The London Steve Reich Ensemble, founded by students at the Royal Academy of Music in 2005, has already successfully carried out many projects featuring the...continue...