2 CD / Orange Mountain Music / 2007-02-13Works: Philip Glass: Music in Similar Motion; Strung Out, for amplified violin; Piece in the Shape of a Square, for 2 flutes; Gradus, for soprano saxophone; Contrary Motion; 600 Lines, for ensemble; How Now...
Ensemble: Alter Ego Ensemble
"The constant shifting sense of where 1 is a feature Alter Ego's rhythmic assertiveness keenly highlights. Their default instrumentation of flute, clarinet, keyboards, electric guitar,...continue...
1 CD / MD&G / 2001-03-27Works: Philip Glass: Contrary Motion; 1+1, for 1 player and amplified table top; Mad Rush; Two Pages
Performers: Schleiermacher, Steffen
Personnel: Steffen Schleiermacher (organ).
Recording information: 2000.
This is the music that gives minimalism its name. These early experiments by Philip Glass show the composer in the...continue...