1 CD / Mode Records / 2010-07-13Works: Chaya Czernowin: MAIM (Water), for 5 soloists, live electronics & orchestra
Performers: Acker, Michael; Braig, Reinhold; Gubler, Rico; Harris, John Mark; Hummel, Thomas; Josel, Seth; Mary Oliver [Violin/Viola]; Veale, Peter
Conductors: Kalitzke, Johannes
Maim is a large scale, 50-minute orchestral triptych, a major piece in Czernowin's oeuvre. Following its Berlin premiere in March 2007 at the prestigious MaerzMusik...continue...
Recording information: Konzerthaus Berlin (03/17/2007)....continue...
2 CD / Mode Records / 2010-06-15Works: John Cage: Four6, for any way of producing sounds; Work(s); Fontana Mix, for 4-channel tape or indeterminate means; Party Pieces (20) for 5 winds, co-composed with Henry Cowell, Lou Harrison & Virgil...
Performers: Enzel, Christoph; Iber, Michael; Krieger, Ulrich; Lingk, Marc; Maiß, Ulrich; Peters, Andreas; Platz, Johannes; Schöpp, Klaus; Scherer, Gerald; Schlotzhauer, Burkhard; Schmucker, Andreas; V...
Ulrich Krieger completes his 'A Cage of Saxophones' survey of Cage's works composed for, or which can be played on any instrument or instruments. For...continue...
1 CD / Mode Records / 2007-03-27Works: Alvin Lucier: Piper, for bagpipe; Fan, for kotos; 947, for flute; Silver Streetcar for the Orchestra, for amplified triangle; Ever Present, for flute, piano & saxophone
Performers: Armbruster, Sascha; Drescher, Erik; Johnson, Brian [Engineer/Producer]; Johnson, Brian [Percussion]; Martelle, Jacqueline; Maruta, Miki; Matthew Welch [Bagpipes/Composer]; Mizutani, Ryuku; Nakagawa, ...
Ensemble: Drescher-Okabe-Armbruster Trio
Alvin Lucier's works on this CD, for solos and trios, continue to explore his unique sound world, exploration of microtones, and use of unusual instrumentation....continue...
Personnel: Maruta Miki, Ryuko Mizutani, Yoko Nishi (koto); Matthew Welch (bagpipe).
Recording information: Crowell Concert Hall, Wesleyen University, Middletown,; Hans-Rosbaud-Studio Baden-Bad...continue...
1 CD / Mode Records / 2003-08-12Works: Michael Colgrass: Déjà vu, for percussion quartet & orchestra; Dream Dancer; Gunther Schuller: In Praise of Winds
Performers: Klymus, William; Means, Jeffrey; Radnofsky, Kenneth; Rubinshteyn, Timur; Victor, David
Conductors: Peltz, Charles
Ensemble: New England Conservatory Ensemble
Michael Colgrass and Gunther Schuller have led lives musically rich in varied influences - performing music of the 19th century tradition, embracing the 20th century...continue...
1 CD / Mode Records / 2002-11-26Works: Chaya Czernowin: Six miniatures and a simultaneous song, for 2 ensembles; Shu Hai in an orchestral setting, for voice, 9 recorded versions of the voice, orchestra & live elec; Shu Hai mitamen behatal...
Performers: Catchlove, Brian; Kayser, Deborah; Morris, Geoffrey; O'Dwyer, Timothy; Rae, Paula; Tooby, John; Veltheim, Erkki; Wassermann, Ute
Conductors: Hewett, Simon; Kalitzke, Johannes
Ensemble: Basel Symphony Orchestra; Elision
1 CD / Mode Records / 2002-02-26Works: Bernadette Marie Speach: Moto; Pensées; Trajet; Sonata for Piano; Shattered Glass; Telepathy
Performers: Davis, Thulani; de Mare, Anthony; Horner, Lindsey; Hoyer, Jeff; Krech, Leonard; Lake, Oliver; Melford, Myra; Pugliese, Michael; Schanzer, Jeffrey; Vigeland, Nils; Williams, Jan
Conductors: Speach, Bernadette Marie
Ensemble: Bowery Ensemble
2 CD / Mode Records / 2001-09-11Works: Iannis Xenakis: Mycanea-Alpha; Polytope de Cluny; Brigitte Robindoré: L'autel de la perte et de la transformation; Comme etrangers et voyageurs sur la terre; Jean-Claude Risset: Saxatile; Nico...
Performers: Auzet, Roland; Isherwood, Nicholas; Kientzy, Daniel; Takada, Kazuko; Talibart, Claire
Conductors: Henzold, Olaf;
Ensemble: Arditti String Quartet; Southwest German Radio Symphony Orchestra
1 CD / Mode Records / 1998-09-15Works: Gérard Pape: Electro-Acoustic Songs (2) for soprano, flute & tape; Le Fleuve du Désir III, for string quartet & tape; Monologue, chamber opera based on Samuel Beckett's play, for bass voice...
Performers: Daroux, Cecile; Isherwood, Nicholas; Kientzy, Daniel; Pape, Janet S.
Conductors: Méfano, Paul
Ensemble: Ensemble 2E2M