David Lang (b. 1957) & Mac Wellman (b.1945): The Difficulty of Crossing a Field / Harlem String Quartet; Beverly OÆRegan Thiele, Laquita Mitchell et al.
1 CD / Canteloupe / 2015-06-09Works: David Lang: The Difficulty of Crossing a Field, musical play for soloists, chamber chorus & string quartet
Performers: Thiele, Beverly O'Regan
Conductors: Frost, Douglas Kinney
Ensemble: Harlem String Quartet
Based on a one-page story by Ambrose Bierce, "the difficulty of crossing a field" is a joint collaboration in musical theater between composer David Lang...continue...
Recording information: Good Child Music Studios; Studio G Brooklyn....continue...
Bang on a Can All-Stars: Field Recordings - Works by Steve Reich, Nick Zammuto, David Lang, Tyondai Braxton et al.
2 CD / Canteloupe / 2015-05-12Works: Julia Wolfe: Reeling, for clarinet, electric guitar, cello, double bass, piano, percussion & pre-recorded sound; Florent Ghys: An Open Cage, for clarinet, cello, double bass, piano, percussion & pre-...
Performers: Barbee, Wooly [Vocals]
Ensemble: Bang on a Can All-Stars
Field Recordings collects the Bang on a Can All-Stars' intrepretations of newly commissioned works by Tyondai Braxton, Mira Calix, Anna Clyne, Bryce Dessner, Florent Ghys,...continue...
Recording information: The James L. Dolan Music Recording Studio at New York U (12/2013).
Bang on a Can is one of the durable ensembles of New York's downtown scene. Actually one might use the ...continue...
1 CD / Canteloupe / 2014-05-27Works: David Lang: Love Fail, for women's voices & percussion
Ensemble: Anonymous 4
David Lang's, "love fail" is a meditation on love's timelessness, weaving together details from the Tristan and Isolde story with more modern sources. The recording...continue...
Recording information: Studio Zonadolce, New York (08/13/2013-08/16/2013).
American composer David Lang's works are often conceptually tailored to a particular and unusual ensemble that matches...continue...
1 CD / Canteloupe / 2011-11-15Works: David Lang: This Was Written By Hand, for piano; Memory Pieces, for piano
Performers: Zolinsky, Andrew
"With his winning of the Pulitzer Prize... Lang, once a postminimalist enfant terrible, has solidified his standing as an American master" - The New Yorker...continue...
Recording information: Royal College of Music, London (01/2011)....continue...
1 CD / Canteloupe / 2009-10-13Works: David Lang: Untitled, Film Score; Frédéric Chopin: Prelude for piano no 4 in E minor, Op. 28/4, CT. 169; Arnold Schoenberg: Pierrot Lunaire, Op. 21; Edvard Grieg: Peer Gynt
Performers: Lang, David; Moore, Lisa [Piano]; Norton, Eleanor; Press, Daisy; Schick, Steve; Stilp, Mary Jo; White, Lawson
Ensemble: Bang on a Can
Pulitzer Prize winner in Music, David Lang has scored the soundtrack for the new movie: (Untitled), an independent movie about a composer's life featuring actor...continue...
1 CD / Canteloupe / 2004-05-01Works: Evan Ziporyn: Melody Competition, for percussion ensemble; David Lang: the so-called laws of nature, for percussion ensemble
Performers: Esler, Robert; Percussion, So; Schotzko, David
Ensemble: So Percussion
Recording information: Suder Hall, Yale University (03/16/2003-03/18/2003)....continue...
1 CD / Canteloupe / 2003-04-08Works: David Lang: Child
Performers: Boccadoro, Carlo; Decimo, Marco; Del Corno, Filippo; Dulbecco, Andrea; Fre, Paola; Ghirardini, Mirco; Leofreddi, Antonio; Rebaudengo, Annibale; Schrott, Thomas
Conductors: Boccadoro, Carlo
Ensemble: Sentierri Selvaggi
"'Child' is a set of five chamber works by Bang on a Can co-founder David Lang. According to the composer, all these pieces have something...continue...