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Yudo, Luiz Henrique : Chamber Works' played by Apartment House

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 28755
Catalog Code: at150
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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Apartment House play five chamber pieces by American outsider composer Luiz Henrique Yudo, most of whose works are transcriptions into sound of existing artworks, including three short pieces with dedication, the 5 part and quirky "Five Palindromes" and followed by an extraordinary long work based on the patterns in colour artworks, "The Donald Judd Harmonies".


Democ, Adrian / Apartment House: Ziadba

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 28333
Catalog Code: at147
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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London's Apartment House in a quintet configuration performs four chamber works by Slovakian composer Adrian Democ, plus the Czech ensemble Ostravska Band / Fama Q performing one composition; gentle music of deceptive simplicity, using color, shade and hue through unique orchestration, his works built upon creative foundations steeped in historic reference.


Akama, Ryoko / Apartment House: Dial 45-21-95

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 28332
Catalog Code: at146
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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Nine compositions from Ryoko Akama commissioned by Another Timbre while she was doing research at the Krzysztof Kieslowski archive in Poland, the scores based on fragments of notes and objects from that archive, realized here by the Apartment House ensemble as a beautiful set of floating works invoking "clouds, as shape, as light, as colour, as body, as element".


Burn, Chris / Philip Thomas: as if as

Label: Confront
Product Code: 28070
Catalog Code: core 09
Country: UK
 
Price: $13.95



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Contemporary composer, improviser and pianist Chris Burn in 4 lively, playful and fasciatingly structured works, as heard in Philip Thomas's renderings: "as if as"; "only the snow"; a transcription of Derek Bailey's "from ten, two, and three" in 6 parts; "pressings and screening" in 4 parts; and "the sky a silver dissonance" with Kate Ledger as a 2nd pianist.


Apartment House: Perform Olivier Messiaen and Linda Catlin Smith

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 27575
Catalog Code: at143
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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The UK ensemble Apartment House performs two works--Olivier Messiaen's "Quatuor pour la fin du Temps" in 6 movements; and Linda Catlin Smith's "Among the Tarnished Stars"--taking a fresh modern approach to the Messiaen, drawing out its experimental character, and the sense of drama and intricate gradations of sonority in Smith's rich and mysterious work.


Cage, John: Two2

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 25894
Catalog Code: at124x2
Country: UK
 
Price: $23.95



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One of a handful of John Cage's number pieces, this work for two pianists follows the forms of Renga poetry, composed with 36 lines of music, each containing 5 measures, and each line having 31 events occuring in the sequence 5-7-5-7-7, with the pianists allowed their own tempo but waiting to synchronize each measure, as performed by Mark Knoop and Philip Thomas.


Arnold, Martin : The Spit Veleta

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 23755
Catalog Code: at106
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Canadian composer Martin Arnold is based in Toronto, writing melodic works that contain a meandering, psychedelic quality, as heard in these three compositions performed by Philip Thomas on piano and Mira Benjamin on violin, the first two pieces solos from each respectively, and the last a duo with both musicians.


Smith, Linda Catlin : Drifter [2 CDs]

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 23754
Catalog Code: at105x2
Country: UK
 
Price: $24.95



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Ten pieces dating from 1995 to 2015 from Canadian composer Linda Catlin Smith, performed by Quatuor Bozzini and Apartment House, the first in Another Timbre's Canadian Composer series, a 2-CD release focusing on Smith's "equal and simultaneous drive toward abstraction and lyricism" in slowly developing, lush and sophisticated compositions.


Saunders, James : Assigned #15

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 21042
Catalog Code: at88
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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Leading contemporary music ensemble Apartment House perform a new piece developing out of James Saunders's long-term modular project '#unassigned'; the new piece, "assigned #15" creates a mesmeric, dense, jungle-like soundworld across its 45 minutes duration.


Fox, Chistopher: Works For Piano, Philip Thomas piano

Label: Hat [now] ART
Product Code: 19727
Catalog Code: Hat[now]ART192
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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Four large and distinctive works by composer Christopher Fox performed by pianist Philip Thomas, who also writes the liner notes about the works, revealing and explaining the compositional elements, piano preparations, and physical requirements placed on the performer.


SFE - Simon Fell Ensemble: Positions and Descriptions

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 14780
Catalog Code: CF230
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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Commissioned by BBC Radio 3 with an ensemble including Tim Berne, Joe Morris, Rhodri Davies, Jim Denley, Alex Ward & Steve Beresford, this amazing work is organized in traditional movements using a very modern and free language.