5 CD / Nonesuch / 2014-04-08Works: Dumisani Maraire: Mai Nozipo (Mother Nozipo), for ngoma, hosho & string quartet; Kutambarara (Spreading), for vocals, mbira, hosho, chorus & string quartet; Hassan Hakmoun: Saade (I'm Happy), for voi...
Performers: Addy, Obo; Alexandrovich, Mikhail; Conte, Luis; Din, Hamza El; Dutt, Hank; Flores, Alejandro; Florinda, Dona; Garcia, Carlos [leaf]; Gasparyan, Djivan; Gomez Bolanos, Roberto; Gomez Oso, Carmen; Hakm...
Ensemble: Alim Qasimov Ensemble; Café Tacuba; Taraf de Haïdouks
2 CD / Nonesuch / 2008-09-23Works: John Adams: A Flowering Tree
Performers: Adams, John [Composer]; Owens, Eric [Bass-Baritone Vocal]; Rivera, Jessica [Soprano Vocal]; Thomas, Russell
Conductors: Adams, John [Composer]
Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra; Schola Cantorum de Venezuela
The performances on this 2 disc set, which includes extensive liner notes and the complete libretto, were recorded at the Barbican Center London, in August...continue...
1 CD / Nonesuch / 2008-02-05Works: Terry Riley: The Cusp of Magic, for string quartet & pipa
Performers: Commanday, Elisabeth; Dvorin, David; Man, Wu
Ensemble: Kronos Quartet
The Cusp of Magic, continues the San Francisco-based Kronos' extraordinary, career-length collaboration/dialogue with composer Terry Riley, the progenitor of the minimalist movement. Northern Californ...continue...
The Wire (p.53) - "Riley's grounding in Indian music is present in the rhythmic intricacy of this piece, its poise and supple pacing."...continue...
1 CD / Nonesuch / 2000-04-18Works: Aleksandra Vrebalov: Pannonia Boundless, for string quartet; Carlos Paredes: Cançao verdes anos (Song of the Green Years); Romance no 1; Rahul Dev Burman: Aaj ki raat (for the film Anamika); Enr...
Performers: Culp, Jennifer; Dutt, Hank; Gheorghe, Anghel "Caliu"; Harrington, David; Hussain, Zakir; Jones, Martyn; Kalhor, Kayhan; Kaspar, Souhail; Kronos Quartet; Lautaru, Constantin; Lautaru, Constantin "Cost...
Ensemble: Kronos Quartet; Taraf de Haïdouks
Personnel: Kayhan Kalhor (kamancha); Ali Jihad Racy (nay); Martyn Jones (drums); Zakir Hussain (tabla).
Recording information: Skywalker Sound, Nicasio, CA (03/1999-09/1999).
2 CD / Nonesuch / 1992-11-17Works: Robert Ashley: Improvement, opera
Performers: Ashley, Robert; Barbara, Joan La; Buckner, Thomas [Baritone Vocals]; Erbe, Tom; Hamilton, Tom; Klein, Adam; Neuburg, Amy X