Lei Liang (b. 1972): Chamber Works - 'Luminous' / The Formosa Quartet; Steven Schick, Perc.; Aleck Karis, Pno.; Third Coast Percussion; Daniel Schlosberg, Pno.; Mark Dresser, Contra Bass; The Palimpsest Ensemble
1 CD / New World / 2016-12-13Works: Lei Liang: Verge Quartet, for string quartet; Trans, for percussion; The moon is following us, for piano; Inkscape, for percussion quartet & piano; Luminous, for double bass & ensemble
Performers: Karis, Aleck; Schick, Steve; Schlosberg, Daniel [Piano]; Third Coast Percussion
Conductors: ; Schick, Steven; Lewanski, Michael; Schick, Steve
Ensemble: ; Palimpsest; The Formosa Quartet; The Palimpset Ensemble; Third Coast Percussion
The result of a rich confluence of many different cultural threads, a vivid and open imagination, and a rigorous intellect, Lei Liang's (b. 1972) music...continue...
1 CD / Mode Records / 2015-06-09Works: Lewis Nielson: Le Journal du Corps, for string quartet; Tocsin, for 6 percussionists; Axis (Sandman), for percussion & string quintet
Performers: Dufour, Emily; Schick, Steve
Conductors: ; Schick, Steve; Demaison, Nicholas
Ensemble: ; Jack Quartet; Red Fish Blue Fish
American Record Guide, November/December 2015
The performers seem to be doing a fine job playing this music. If the concept turns you on, you should go...continue...
Xenakis: Ensemble Music 3 - Palimpsest; Echange; Akanthos; Zythos et al. / Benny Sluchin; Tony Arnold
1 CD / Mode Records / 2013-11-05Works: Iannis Xenakis: Palimpsest, for 11 musicians; Échange, for bass clarinet & 13 musicians; Akanthos, for soprano & 8 musicians; Zythos, for trombone & 6 marimbas; Thalleïn, for 14 musicians...
Performers: Arnold, Tony [Soprano Vocal]; Rubin, Joshua; Sluchin, Benny; Smythe, Corey
Conductors: Schick, Steve;
Ensemble: International Contemporary Ensemble; Red Fish Blue Fish
American Record Guide, March/April 2014
Palimpsest is a small concerto for piano and percussion, with those instruments placed behind a row of string and wind players....continue...
Recording information: Conrad Prebys Hall, University of San Diego, California (01/13/2010-01/15/2010)....continue...
Lei Liang (b. 1972): Verge; Tremors of a Memory Chord; Aural Hypothesis; Five Seasons / Pi-hsien Chen, piano; Wu Man, pipa
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2012-12-11Works: Lei Liang: Verge, for 18 solo strings; Aural Hypothesis, for flute, clarinet, violin, cello, piano & vibraphone; Five Seasons, for pipa & string quartet; Tremors of a Memory Chord, for piano & grand ...
Performers: Man, Wu
Conductors: Schick, Steve; Drury, Stephen; ; Shao, En
Ensemble: Callithumpian Consort; Palimpsest; Shanghai Quartet; Taipei Chinese Orchestra
One of the most exciting voices in New Music (The Wire). The music of Chinese-born American Lei Liang integrates Chinese and Western instruments to create...continue...
1 CD / Mode Records / 2011-07-26Works: Jason Eckardt: A way (tracing), for cello solo; 16, for amplified flute & string trio; Aperture, for flute, clarinet, violin, viola, cello, & piano; The Distance (This), for soprano & 10 instrumental...
Performers: Arnold, Tony [Soprano Vocal]; Cahn-Lipman, Kivie; Chase, Claire; Lamb, Eric; Sherry, Fred [Cello]
Conductors: Schick, Steve
Ensemble: International Contemporary Ensemble