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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.


Feldman, Morton (Philip Thomas): Piano [5 CD BOX SET]

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 27919
Catalog Code: at144x5
Country: UK
 
Price: $44.95



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Containing the majority of minimalist composer Morton Feldman's compositions for solo piano, 3 CDs of short works and 2 for the magnificent "For Bunita Marcus" and "Triadic Memories", performed by one of the foremost interpreters of Feldman's work, Philip Thomas, and presented in a sturdy 5-CD box set with a 52 page booklet of notes from the performer and artwork.


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.


Smith, Linda Catlin: Wanderer

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 26343
Catalog Code: at130
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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Eight sophisticated chamber pieces composed by Linda Catlin Smith and realized by the Canadian Apartment House ensemble, including a solo piano performed by Philip Thomas, a piano duo with Thomas and Mark Knoop, and works for percussion & cello, 2 quintet pieces for strings, percussion and winds, and two 7-piece conducted works with two percussionists, strings and brass.


Miller, Cassandra : O Zomer!

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 26339
Catalog Code: at126
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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Two ensemble works and two solo pieces by Christian Wolff's favourite contemporary composer, Cassandra Miller, who is blazing a very personal trail through the experimental music world, with brilliant performances by Apartment House, Mira Benjamin, Philip Thomas, and Charles Curtis with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Ilan Volkov.


Cage, John : Winter Music

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 25023
Catalog Code: at118
Country: UK
 
Price: $11.00



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John Cage's 1957 composition in a visceral realisation for four pianos, played by John Tilbury, Philip Thomas, Mark Knoop and Catherine Laws, using chance procedures to assign each of the pianist's five of the twenty pages of the score, the pianists agreeing on an overall duration of 40 minutes and preparing their parts independently, performed without rehearsal.


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.


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.