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Cage, John / Apartment House: Number Pieces [4-CD BOX SET]

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 31017
Catalog Code: at178x4
Country: UK
 
Price: $49.95



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A 4-disc box-set with a 44-page booklet of extensive notes, presenting John Cage's Number Pieces which he wrote in the last five years of his life, adapted for mid-size ensembles and performed by the London-based ensemble Apartment House, compositions 'Five' to 'Fourteen' along with alternative versions of three of the pieces; significant and essential.


Feldman, Barbara Monk : Verses

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 30470
Catalog Code: at177
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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Known for her chamber and piano works, Canadian composer and widow of Morton Feldman presents five beautiful chamber works performed by the trio of George Barton on percussion, Siwan Rhys on piano and Mira Benjamin on violin, introspective and contemplative pieces of rich color & reflection that reveal the gravity between sound and silence.


Smith, Linda Catlin / Apartment House: Ballad

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 30469
Catalog Code: at176
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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Two works from Canadian composer Linda Catlin Smith and performed by cellist Anton Lukoszevieze and pianist Kerry Yong: "Through the Low Hills" a piece for constrained variations like an object viewed from different angles as it is turned over; and "Ballad" a major work intended for performance that unfolds slowly, allowing for delicate melodic interaction.


Leith, Oliver: Me Hollywood

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 30468
Catalog Code: at175
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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Five chamber works written by composer UK Oliver Leith, the debut CD release from the creative music group Explore Ensemble including a piece they commissioned--Me Hollywood--, the compositions spanning four years of work and reflecting a sort of portrait of the composer as he experiments with unusual arrangements, sampling sounds, and new instruments.


Weeks, James : Summer

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 30467
Catalog Code: at174
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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Five chamber works from UK composer James Week performed by Explore Ensemble, developing works extending the poetic idea of a piece as an imaginary or remembered space by exploring combinations of instruments such as the mixed instrumental duos, the use of slow-moving or static background harmonics, and intimate instrumental idioms based on long, breath-length sounds.


Lamb, Catherine : Muto Infinitas

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 30027
Catalog Code: at173
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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A 50-minute minimalist composition for quartertone bass flute and double bass in just intonation from composer Catherine Lamb, who refers to the tuning structure as "rational" intonation, the piece unmetered as the melody emerges almost imperceptibly; recorded in Andreaskirche, Berlin in 2019 and performed by Rebecca Lane (flute) and Jon Heilbron (bass).


O'Rourke, Jim / Apartment House: Best That You Do This For Me

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 30026
Catalog Code: at172
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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The UK ensemble Apartment House commissioned this work from composer & experimenter Jim O'Rourke based on their performance of other O'Rourke works, here interpreting a new graphic score designed like a sonic mobile, creating a minimal yet episodic piece of flexible interpretation as the performers whistle, hum and quietly sing in combination with bowed harmonics.


Myburgh, Josten: Sculthorpe Studies

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 30025
Catalog Code: at171
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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A large work by the Western Australian composer Josten Myburgh, using harmonies taken from the music of Australian composer Peter Sculthorpe blended with environmental field recordings, performed by Josten Myburgh on sax & electronics, Jet Kye Chong on percussion, Jameson Feakes on guitar, Djuna Lee on bass, Stuart James on piano & electronics, and Kirsten Smith on flutes.


Winter, Michael / Liminar: Single Track

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 30024
Catalog Code: at170
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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Working with Liminar, one of the premier new music ensembles in Mexico, German/US composer Michael Winter wrote this dynamic and extended work pursuing a method of enumerating all ways of articulating a 6-note chord with 7 instruments bound by certain constraints, using the computer science concept of "Gray Code" switches to create shifts within the piece's progressions.


Democ, Adrian / Apartment House: Hlaholika

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 30023
Catalog Code: at169
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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Commissioned by Another Timbre for the quarantine commissions series, Hlaholika was developed by composer Adrián Demoč for the Apartment House ensemble as a quintet of violin, double bass, clarinet, viola & piano, using the configurations for 3 other works performed here by Apartment House; plus a piece for an ensemble from the Janacek School of Music in the Czech Republic.


Beuger, Antoine / Apartment House: Jankelevitch Sextets

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 29864
Catalog Code: at168
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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The 4th album on Another Timbre from a series of pieces by composer Antoine Beuger, each acknowledging a cultural or intellectual figure, here titled for philosopher, musicologist, educator and one-time member of the French Resistance, Vladimir Jankélévitch, represented by Beuger in a large dramatic work performed by the Apartment House sextet.


Armstrong, Newton: Plus Minus Ensemble; Severine Ballon: The Way To Go Out

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 29863
Catalog Code: at167
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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Three minimal works for small ensemble incorporating electronics by Australian-born, UK-resident composer Newton Armstrong: 2 performed by the London-based Plus-Minus Ensemble directed by Mark Knoop as an acoustic quartet configuration and one as an electroacoustic quartet; and a solo work for multiple cello layers and resonance performed by Séverine Ballon.


Arnold, Martin: Stain Ballads

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 29862
Catalog Code: at166
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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The UK Apartment House ensemble perform four chamber works or lyrical ballads of slowly meandering melody, referenced as slow dances, by Toronto composer Martin Arnold: "Lutra" for solo cello & humming; "Stain Ballad" for a sextet of strings, piano, reed organ & percussion; "Trousers" for violin & cello; and "Slip" for cello, violin, bass clarinet & piano.


Hamann, Judith: Days Collapse

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 29861
Catalog Code: at165
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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Part of Another Timbre's Quarantine Commissions, Australian composer and artist in residence with HIAP (Helsinki International Artist Program) composed these beautifully contemplative and brooding works for cellos, electronics & voice during the 2020 pandemic, including a reworked version of her pieces on the erstwhile AMPLIFY 2020: Quarantine Festival.


Verlaak, Maya: All English Music is Greensleeves

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 29860
Catalog Code: at164
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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Five fascinating works by the Belgian composer Maya Verlaak, realized by Apartment House and soloists Sarah Saviet & Mark Knoop, experimental compositions including a work of personal reflection based on "Alouette"; a conceptual game piece; a composition layering pre-recorded segments of "Greensleaves"; and two interactive acoustic & computer pieces.


Eventless Plot (Vasilis Liolios / Yiannis Tsirikoglou / Arias Gatas): Parallel Worlds

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 29592
Catalog Code: at163
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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With 20 years of performance history, the "Eventless Plot" trio of Thessaloniki, Greece — Vasilis Liolios (Psaltery, percussion, electronics), Yiannis Tsirikoglou (electronics) and Arias Gatas (piano, percussion, electronics) — present three chamber works, performed with other other Greek instrumentalists; extraordinary works of embracing creativity and depth.


Capece, Lucio / Werner Dafeldecker: Iteration

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 29591
Catalog Code: at162
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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Two sets of profound composure and restraint, captured at a concert in Munich in May 2019 by Berlin improvising instrumentalists -- Werner Dafeldecker (double bass) and Lucio Capece (bass clarinet, slide saxophone, feedback and room amplification) -- invoking moods of Polwechsel through focused structures of intense precision of dense interaction.


Leith, Oliver / George Barton / Siwan Rhys : Good Day Good Day Bad Day Bad Day

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 29590
Catalog Code: at161
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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UK composer Oliver Leith presents a work in 8 movements for piano, keys and percussion performed by Siwan Rhys (keys) and George Barton, an invocation of everyday life through a personal and often idiosyncratic orchestration reflective of personal ritual & habits; our good and our irrational, often contradictory impetus, portrayed through quirky and embraceable episodes.


Grady, Kraig: Monument Of Diamonds

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 29589
Catalog Code: at160
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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Microtonal composer Kraig Grady in a work for specially adapted brass instruments (Kris Tiner, trumpets; Subhraag Singh-saxophones; Emmett Kim Narushima-trombones) and organ (Terumi Narushima) using a the Meta-Slendro tuning, an obscure 17-tone scale, to create an expansive and organic work assembled from recordings of each musician playing meditations on single notes.


de Asis, Clara / Mara Winter: Repetition Of The Same Dream

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 29588
Catalog Code: at159
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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During pandemic lockdowns, flutist Mara Winter and experimentalist Clara de Asís explored locations of natural resonance to capture this mix of composition and improvisation, delicate and detailed recordings of diverse intent, using harmonically rich tones and textures that resonate in mysterious and haunting ways of beautiful dream-like secrets and reveries.


Bondi, Cyril / Pierre-Yves Martel / Christoph Schiller: Hyazo

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 29313
Catalog Code: at158
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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A beautiful, melancholic soundworld created by three musicians who have a rare rapport--Cyril Bondi on Indian harmonium, Pierre on Yves Martel on viola da Gamba, and Christoph Schiller on spinet--following their previous CDs tse and awire by moving on to new territory in 3 compositions allowing for freedom from each musician, two from Schiller and one from Bondi.


Cabado, Tomas / Christoph Schiller: Unconscious Archives

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 28758
Catalog Code: at153
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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Swiss prepared spinet player Christoph Schiller and Argentine guitarist-composer Tomás Cabado, whose work is found on the Wandelweiser label, met in Schiller's studio in Basel to perform compositions from both and to improvise, recording this wonderfully relaxed but compelling music that exists in the fertile grey area between composition and improvisation.


Denyer, Frank: The Fish That Became The Sun (Songs Of The Dispossessed)

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 28335
Catalog Code: at149
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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A uniquely epic work in 14 parts by composer Frank Denyer, with a large ensemble of 40 musicians, many playing specially built instruments made from discarded materials, with other instrumentation including sitar, mandolin and hammered dulcimer, 4 male vocalists, 4 female vocalists, 4 players of adapted organ pipes, crumhorns, bowed wine glasses, 3 double basses, a contrabassoon, &c. &c.


Denyer, Frank: The Boundaries of Intimacy

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 28334
Catalog Code: at148
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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A set of varied compositions from Frank Denyer, most of them of a delicate acoustic intimacy, with works for female singers & flute, two works for koto, a string quartet, one for flute and electronics and the two-part "Frog" for a bowed stringed instrument of Denyer design, the "sneh"; uncategorizable music of sublime imagination and unusual approaches.


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".


Heilbron, Jon: Puma Court

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 28331
Catalog Code: at145
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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Two compositions from Berlin-based Australian composer-instrumentalist Jon Heilbron scored for two double basses and two hardanger fiddles--violins with extra sympahetic strings-- in his two part "Puma Court", a slowly-evolving work that develops uniquely rich acoustic environments of interacting harmonies & timbres, punctuated with subtle percussive elements.


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.


Lamb, Catherine : Point/Wave

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 27574
Catalog Code: at142
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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The first piece composer Catherine Lamb has written specifically for acoustic guitar was commissioned by Chilean guitarist Christian Alvear, extending concepts from an installation piece titled "Secondary Rainbow" with Bryan Eubanks, Lamb employs electronics over an infinite cycle of four "environmental chords" which overlap and resonate with one another.


Pozzer, Federico : Breaths

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 27573
Catalog Code: at141
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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Three works from Italian composer and pianist Federico Pozzer in his "breathing" series, compositions where the musicians follow the concept of inhaling, exhaling, and pausing, set against certain fixed actions or interactions as they devise their own musical actions, the goal to overcome both the players' freedom in decision-making and strictness in the score.


Granberg, Magnus / Skogen: Nun, es wird nicht weit mehr gehn

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 27304
Catalog Code: at138
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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Composer Magnus Granberg took influences from Schubert's song cycle "Die Winterreise", extracting tonal material, which he merged with rhythmic influences from medieval English folk music and a song by Dowland, merging them into a temporal framework for this large and subtle composition, executed by a setpet including Angharad Davies, Erik Carlsson, Henrik Olsson, d'incise, &c.


Eastman, Julius / Apartment House: Femenine

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 27303
Catalog Code: at137
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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A live recording of Julius Eastman's 1974 work "Femenine" performed by Apartment House led by cellist Anton Lukoszevieze, with Simon Limbrick on vibraphone, Kerry Yong on piano, Mark Knoop on keyboard, Mira Benjamin on violin, and Gavin Morrison and Emma Williams on flute, an ecstatic and intricate work using a repeating figure contrasted with both asynchronous and complementing backgrounds.


Davies, Angharad / Rie Nakajima / Alice Purton: Dethick

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 27302
Catalog Code: at136
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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Three free improvising women--Angharad Davies, Rie Nakajima, and Alice Purton--met in the church in the tiny hamlet of Dethick, near Matlock, Derbyshire, over the course of two days developing the ten pieces of this album using an impressive set of stringed and percussive instruments, objects, and mysterious sources to create these fascinating sonic evocations.


Lang, Klaus / Golden Fur : Beissel

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 27301
Catalog Code: at135
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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A collaboration between Austrian composer/organist Klaus Lang and the Golden Fur ensemble of Samuel Dunscombe on clarinet, Judith Hamann on cello & James Rushford on viola & harmonium, reworking a hymn from 18th century composer Johann Conrad Beissel, using an algorithmic system to reinterpret the piece through orchestration, dynamic movement, harmonic density & harmonicity.


Evans-Weiler, Morgan / Michael Pisaro: Lines And Tracings

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 26757
Catalog Code: at134
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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Two compositions, one by composer Michael Pisaro and performed by the electroacoustic ensemble "Ordinary Affects" including violinist Morgan Evans-Weiler, then an acoustic composition from Evans-Weiler himself performed with violin, clarinet, cello, harpsichord and piano; both exquisite works that draw out tone and time in patiently unfolding fluidity.


Taylor, Mark R. : Aftermaths

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 26756
Catalog Code: at133
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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Works for solo piano by Mark R Taylor, beautifully played by Teodora Stepancic, the first CD release by a remarkable but neglected English composer whose piano works present a metrically rhythmicized exploration of a generative spectrum, here featuring works dating between 1979 and 2018 and performed by Serbian pianist Teodora Stepancic.


Fages, Ferran : Un lloc entre dos records

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 26755
Catalog Code: at132
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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Submerging the listener into the immediacy of pure perception through the economy of materials and atemporality, Catalan guitarist Ferran Fages presents the 3rd piece of his trilogy for guitar and sinteones, referencing Feldman, Lucier and Szlavnics as he specifies tunings for the guitar accompanied by pure resonating sinetones used as memory vehicles or shadows.


Viola Torros: Catherine Lamb & Johnny Chang: Viola Torros / Catherine Lamb / Johnny Chang [2 CDs]

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 26754
Catalog Code: at131x2
Country: UK
 
Price: $24.95



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4 compositions from violist/composers Catherine Lamb & Johnny Chang, the 1st focusing on the mysterious compositions of Vedic-era composer Viola Torros, exploring monady, melody and harmony; the second, one composition each from Chang performed with the Suidobashi Chamber Ensemble, and from Lamb using the secondary rainbow synthesizer she developed with Bryan Eubanks.


Jang, Alex : Momentary Encounters

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 26340
Catalog Code: at127
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Four fragile and mostly minimal works by Victoria-based composer Alex Jang, performed by the Apartment House ensemble, with solo pieces by Heather Roche on clarinet + field recordings, one with Cristian Alvear on guitar, an acoustic quintet, and "any three players" designed for any mix of instrumentation, here on melodica, vibraphone & cello.


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.


Bondi / Martel / Schiller: tse

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 25893
Catalog Code: at123
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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With backgrounds in both improvisation and compositional music, the new trio of Cyril Bondi on harmonium, Pierre-Yves Martel on viola da gamba, and Christoph Schiller on spinet, agreed on a sequence of pitches for this 5 part improvisational work, allowing space for the players to explore pitch and melody within a contemplative and pensive framework.


Duplant, Bruno : Chamber and Field Works 2015-2017 [2 CDs]

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 25535
Catalog Code: at120x2
Country: UK
 
Price: $23.95



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A double CD of delicate music from the French composer Bruno Duplant, the first disc containing three chamber pieces exquisitely played by the Suidobashi Chamber Ensemble, the second disc a long piece for solo guitar, performed by Taku Sugimoto in a public park in Tokyo, incorporating an extraordinary variety of environmental sounds.


de Asis, Clara : Do Nothing

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 25534
Catalog Code: at119
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Spanish composer and guitarist based in France, Clara de Asis performs her own work "Do Nothing" in 6 sections, an electroacoustic, minimal studio composition for guitar and percussion, in 3 movements using space between distinct sound events to let each take its own life, offset by 3 movements of rotating or ringing percussive sound and punctuation.


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.


Cremaschi, George / Irene Kepl / Petr Vrba: Resonators

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 23227
Catalog Code: at104
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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Acoustic instruments and feedback devices in old stone spaces, rich multi-layered music recorded during a residency in the Czech Republic by the trio of George Cremaschi (double bass and electronics), Irene Kepl (violin and electronics) and Petr Vrba (trumpet, clarinet and electronics).


Denyer, Frank: Whispers [Used Item]

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 21728
Catalog Code: at82
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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Five idiosyncratic compositions by English composer Frank Denyer with performers including The Barton Workshop, Elisabeth Smalt, Juliet Fraser, Kiku Day and Frank Denyer himself, using shakuhachi, voice, muted strings, percussion and an axe striking a block of wood.


Filip, Klaus / Leonel Kaplan: Tocando Fondo

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 21491
Catalog Code: at90
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Two slowly unfolding improvisations from trumpeter Leonel Kaplan using extended and unconventional techniques, and electronic artist Klaus Filip performing on sine waves, in a two part extended piece recorded in Buenos Aires after the two met in live performance.


Denyer, Frank : Whispers

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 20552
Catalog Code: at82
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Five idiosyncratic compositions by English composer Frank Denyer with performers including The Barton Workshop, Elisabeth Smalt, Juliet Fraser, Kiku Day and Frank Denyer himself, using shakuhachi, voice, muted strings, percussion and an axe striking a block of wood.


Crane, Laurence / Apartment House: Chamber Works 1992-2009 [2 CDs]

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 19185
Catalog Code: at74x2
Country: UK
 
Price: $26.95



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A double CD of UK's experimental music ensemble Apartment House performing 14 chamber pieces composed by and under the supervision of Laurence Crane, beautiful and informed minimal work from a unique voice in modern composition.


Kesten, Christian & Mark Trayle / Annette Krebs : Berlin series No. 2

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 18800
Catalog Code: at73
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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The Second in a series of split discs highlighting the experimental music scene in Berlin, presenting a solo work by Annette Krebs, and a powerful duo for voice and electronics by Christian Kesten and Mark Trayle."