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Chorus sine nomine & Tonkünstler-Orchester, Niederösterreich, Kristjan Järvi
Järvi sets a new benchmark. These powerful readings infuse Reich's New York vigour with loose-limbed elegance, yet give a menacing edge to the pulsating rhythms and dynamics. Järvi does full... — More…
Recorded live, in DSD 128fs, at LSO St Luke’s, London 30th October 2015
LSO Percussion Ensemble
The LSO Percussion Ensemble’s riveting recording [of Music for Pieces of Wood] has the bonus of being live. Moreover, they take it very fast indeed…and accomplish it brilliantly. I’ve found Sextet... — More…
Los Angeles Master Chorale, London Sinfonietta, Grant Gershon, Alan Pierson
Reich's interest in variation has not been confined to music alone; he also employs linguistic variation to examine the relationship between sound and sense, and even uses language to frame wider... — More…
Roland Diry (clarinets), Jagdish Mustry (violin)
Ensemble Modern, Peter Rundel, Bradley Lubman
The most focused work here, Violin Phase (1977), wears its purposefulness on its sleeve.
Jagdish Mistry scintillates as the soloist, never letting go of the tension for a second, so when the... — More…