1 CD / Canteloupe / 2005-03-08Works: Steve Reich: Drumming, for 2 female voices, piccolo, 4 pairs of bongos, 3 marimbas & 3 glockenspiels
Performers: Armstrong, Rebecca; Clayton, Jay; Lesser, Erin; Percussion, So
Ensemble: So Percussion
This is the first recording of its kind, in which the group's four members perform all nine separate percussion parts, joined by the singers of...continue...
Personnel: Rebecca Armstrong (vocals, whistling); Jay Clayton (vocals).
Recording information: Sony Music Studios, New York, NY; The Hit Factory, New York, NY.
Steve Reich Drumming is th...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...
1 CD / Canteloupe / 2003-03-11Works: Louis Andriessen: Hoketus; Worker's Union; Hout
Performers: Black, Robert [doublebass]; Bouwhuis, Gerard; Cossin, David; Craig, Richard; Knoles, Amy; LeGassick, Damian; Moore, Lisa; Pendry, Katherine; Poke, James; Schick, Steven; Stewart, Mark; Sutter, Wendy;...
Ensemble: Bang On A Can; Icebreaker (Classical)
Dutch composer Louis Andriessen turned minimalism upside down in the 1970's with his radical musical responses to American experimentalists Reich, Riley and Glass. He challenged...continue...