Xenakis: Ensemble Music 3 - Palimpsest; Echange; Akanthos; Zythos et al. / Benny Sluchin; Tony Arnold
1 CD / Mode Records / 2013-11-05Works: Iannis Xenakis: Palimpsest, for 11 musicians; Échange, for bass clarinet & 13 musicians; Akanthos, for soprano & 8 musicians; Zythos, for trombone & 6 marimbas; Thalleïn, for 14 musicians; ...
Performers: Arnold, Tony [Soprano Vocal]; Rubin, Joshua; Sluchin, Benny; Smythe, Corey
Conductors: Schick, Steve;
Ensemble: International Contemporary Ensemble; Red Fish Blue Fish
Recording information: Conrad Prebys Hall, University of San Diego, California (01/13/2010-01/15/2010)....continue...
3 CD / Mode Records / 2006-12-05Works: Iannis Xenakis: Persephassa, for 6 percussionists; Psappha, for solo percussion; Dmaathen, for oboe & percussion; Pléïades; Komboï, for percussion & harpsichord; Kassandra, for ampli...
Performers: Harris, John Mark; Huang, Aiyun; Larson, Philip; Leclair, Jacqueline; Schick, Steve; Stuart, Greg; Wettstein, Shannon
Ensemble: Red Fish Blue Fish
As Steven Schick states in his comprehensive essay accompanying this set, Xenakis was the "progenitor of modern percussion music." Of course Iannis Xenakis did not...continue...