Xenakis: Synaphaï; Aroura; Antikhthon; Keqrops / Geoffrey Madge, piano; Elgar Howarth; Roger Woodward
1 CD / Decca / 2013-08-20Works: Iannis Xenakis: Synaphaï, for piano & 86 musicians; Aroura, for string ensemble; Antikhthon, ballet for 86 or 60 musicians; Keqrops, for piano & 92 musicians
Performers: Madge, Geoffrey Douglas; Woodward, Roger
Conductors: Howarth, Elgar; Abbado, Claudio
Ensemble: ; Gustav Mahler Youth Orchestra; New Philharmonia Orchestra
The definitive 20th-century music series. 50 releases planned, featuring 50 iconic works, plus "fillers". 50 works you must know to understand the music of the...continue...
Recording information: Kingsway Hall, London (10/30/1992); Konzerthaus, Vienna (10/30/1992); Kingsway Hall, London (11/28/1975-11/29/1975); Konzerthaus, Vienna (11/28/1975-11/29/1975)....continue...
5 CD / Timpani / 2009-11-24Works: Iannis Xenakis: Aïs, for amplified baritone, solo percussion & orchestra; Tracées, for 94 musicians; Empreintes, for 85 musicians; Noomena, for 103 musicians; Roáï, for 90 musicia...
Performers: Daudin, Beatrice; Ooi, Hiroaki; Sakkas, Spyros [Baritone Vocals]
Conductors: Tamayo, Arturo
This collection of five discs represents the major compositions of Xenakis - master of the symphony orchestra. Some of his works are vital scores of...continue...