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Pianist Stephen Clarke plays seven works for solo piano by Estonian-born, Canadian-naturalized composer Udo Kasemets that focus on specific designs of micro-detail.

Kasemets, Udo
Pythagoras Tree

Kasemets, Udo: Pythagoras Tree (Hat [now] ART)
Label: Hat [now] ART    
Released in: Switzerland    

"Estonian-born (1919), Canadian-naturalized composer Udo Kasemets was a pupil of Hermann Scherchen and Ernst Krenek during his studies in Stuttgart and Darmstadt, and took from them a healthy eclecticism and questioning of conventions. Symbolically, these scores for solo piano can be seen as Kasemets' equivalent of architectural drawing, focusing on specific designs of micro-detail with an intimacy of expression that suggests his vision of an "open and unknowable horizon" on the path towards discovering "the universal concepts embracing all life, not just music."-Art Lange

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UPC: 752156011323

Label: Hat [now] ART
Catalog ID: 113
Squidco Product Code: 18482

Format: CD
Condition: New
Released: 1998
Country: Switzerland
Packaging: Cardstock 3 page foldover
Recorded November 26th-28th, 1996 at The Banff Centre for the Arts in Alberta, Canada.


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Track Listing:

1. Timepiece (1964) version 1 6:09

2. Tangovariables on the Word TANGO (1986) 16:57

3. Tinepiece (1964) version 2 8:44

4. 3/7 D'un Morceau in Forme de Poire (1995) 3:05

5. Feigenbaum Cascades (1995) 15:29

6. Pythagoras Tree (1994) 14:55

7. Music of the First Eleven Primes (1995) 8:15

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