1 CD / New Focus / 2015-06-09Works: Steven Ricks: Ten Short Musical Thoughts, for electronics; Young American Inventions, for piano & electronics; Extended Play, for saxophone, guitar, piano & percussion; Ossifying (Keeping Us from...)...
Performers: Holden, Scott; Kirchoff, Keith; Ricks, Steven
Ensemble: Canyonlands Ensemble; Canyonlands New Music Ensemble; Flexible Music; Hexnut
Steven Ricks' new release, "Young American Inventions", begins with an automated vocal greeting, speaking, "Hello, pay close attention, everything is ready, so let's begin." This...continue...
1 CD / Bridge / 2008-05-01Works: Steven Ricks: Boundless Light, for flute & electronics; Mild Violence, for ensemble; American Dreamscape, for ensemble & electronics; Dividing Time, for percussion quartet; Beyond the Zero, for violi...
Performers: Brough, Ron [Percussion]; Donato, Dominic; Hansen, Eric [Double Bass]; Holden, Scott; Macomber, Curtis; Ricks, Steven; Sampen, John; Vickers, Carlton
Conductors: Baker, James; Ricks, Steven
Ensemble: ; New York New Music Ensemble
This program of recent works by the young American composer Steven Ricks blends instrumental and electronic sound into a post-modernist landscape. A student of Harrison...continue...