Lei Liang (b. 1972): Verge; Tremors of a Memory Chord; Aural Hypothesis; Five Seasons / Pi-hsien Chen, piano; Wu Man, pipa
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2012-12-11Works: Lei Liang: Verge, for 18 solo strings; Aural Hypothesis, for flute, clarinet, violin, cello, piano & vibraphone; Five Seasons, for pipa & string quartet; Tremors of a Memory Chord, for piano & grand ...
Performers: Man, Wu
Conductors: Schick, Steve; Drury, Stephen; ; Shao, En
Ensemble: Callithumpian Consort; Palimpsest; Shanghai Quartet; Taipei Chinese Orchestra
One of the most exciting voices in New Music (The Wire). The music of Chinese-born American Lei Liang integrates Chinese and Western instruments to create...continue...
1 CD / Mode Records / 2009-07-28Works: Lei Liang: Serashi Fragments; Some Empty Thoughts of a Person from Edo; Memories of Xiaoxiang; Trio for Cello, Piano and Percussion; In Praise of Shadows; My Windows; Brush-Stroke
Performers: Karis, Aleck; Lin, Chien-Kwan; Ohnishi, Takae; Robison, Paula [Flute]
Conductors: ; Drury, Stephen
Ensemble: Arditti Quartet (String Quartet); Callithumpian Consort
Lei Liang (b.1972) began his musical studies in China, completing them in the USA. His music aims at a deeper philosophical engagement with musical sound...continue...