1 CD / Nonesuch / 2011-10-04Works: Peter Sculthorpe: String quartet; Aulis Sallinen: Quartet for Strings no 3 ("Some Aspects of Peltoniemi Hintrik's Funeral March"), Op. 19; Philip Glass: Company; Conlon Nancarrow: Quartet for Strings...
Performers: Dutt, Hank; Harrington, David; Heanrenaud, Joan; Sherba, John [Violin]
Ensemble: Kronos Quartet
This recording is representative, according to the liner notes, of what a Kronos Quartet concert might be like. There are performances by a disparate selection of contemporary composers with a catchy ...continue...
1 CD / Nonesuch / 2009-09-15Works: Benedict Mason: Animals and the Origins of Dance; Michael Gordon: Yo Shakespeare; György Ligeti: Chamber Concerto; David Wong: Dessert Search for Techno Baklava; Johannes Ciconia: Le ray au sole...
Performers: MacDonald, Payton; Pierson, Alan
Conductors: Pierson, Alan
Ensemble: Alarm Will Sound
”There are certain high-concept new music albums that sink under the weight of their conceits, but this is not one of them. I found A/Rythmia...continue...