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Merce, Sergio: Three Dimensions Of The Spirit

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 25916
Catalog Code: EWR 1806
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Conservatory trained Argentinian saxophonist Sergio Merce uses a prepared tenor sax and a microtonal sax to create rich harmonics and slowly moving tonal works, layering aberrant and alluring tones in restrained configurations that allow each stratum of sound to be distinguished and appreciated, creating mesmerizing compositions of elusive and illusionistic sound.


Bondi, Cyril / d'Incise: Kirari-Kirari

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 25915
Catalog Code: EWR 1805
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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A sextet of Cyril Bondi (vibraphone), d'Incise (metallic objects), Magnus Granberg (piano), Anna Lindal (Baroque violin), Anna-Kaisa Meklin (viola de gamba) and Christoph Schiller (spinet) perform two works composed by Bondi and d'Incise, recorded by Simon Reynell of Another Timbre, works of repetition with distinct variations that evolve as each piece progresses.


Beuger.Boon.Susam

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 25914
Catalog Code: EWR 1804
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Pianist and composer Dante Boon performs his own work "Years, Numbers", alongside Antoine Beuguer's "Pour Etre Seul(e), Sans Reserve" and Taylan Susam's "Tombeau", and Bueger's "Nov. (piano)", four works of graceful and introspective beauty using minimal approaches to tone, chord, or spaciousness, recorded live at University Of Wisconsin-Whitewater in 2014.


Lindvall, Johan: Giraffe

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 25913
Catalog Code: EWR 1803
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Fourteen pieces for solo guitar from Norwegian composer Johan Lindvall, sparse yet warmly spaced pieces that focus on the individual notes or simple chords in intimate ways, meditative yet warmly evocative; two sections are presented in multiple movements, with "five songs for voice and guitar", Rasten singing words written by Marianne Moore; lovely and refined.


Schuppe, Marianne: Nosongs

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 25912
Catalog Code: EWR 1802
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Marianne Schuppe continues to reimagine songs and their relation to tone and melody, here in a series of 11 songs realized with voice, lute, and uber bows, creating delicate accompaniment to her lucid movements between pure sound and words, singing and speaking her lyrics of succinct phrases rich in subtle intimation and evocative imagery; beautiful.


Ichiyanagi, Toshi with Eye Music: Sapporo

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 25911
Catalog Code: EWR 1801
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Written in 1963 for up to 15 peformers plus a conductor who may also make sound, Japanese composer and Fluxus artist Toshi Ichiyanagi's score has 16 pages marked with combinations of lines, dots and letters indicating duration, number of events, and moments of restraint, each player using a different page, with certain options of switching pages with another player during performance.


Houben, Eva-Maria : Voice With Harp

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 25296
Catalog Code: EWR 1720
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Five works for harp and voice from composer Eva-Maria Houben and soprano Tatiana Kuzina, opening with a lovely "Aeolian Harp", and including two works from her "Voice and Piano" album recorded for harp--"Adagio" in 3 movements, and "Songs for the Island" in 5 movements--alongside "Hatid" and "Two Songs with Piano" in two movements.


Houben, Eva-Maria: Voice With Piano

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 25295
Catalog Code: EWR 1719
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Three compositions for voice and piano from German composer Eva-Maria Houben, also performing on piano with soprano vocalist Irene Kurka--"Adagio" in three pieces; "Lyri"; and "Lieder Fur Die Insel (Songs for the Island)--with texts from poet Felix Timmermans (adagio) and Hilde Domin (lyrik); beautiful, stark, haunting music that presents at its own pace.


Winter, Michael : Approximating Omega

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 25294
Catalog Code: EWR 1718
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Composer Michael Winter uses the "maximally complex, incomputable number" known as Chaitin's Constant, plus text adapted from Gregory Chaitin's 1994 book "The Limits Of Mathematics", samples from 36 creative musicians, the voice of Muirgen Eleonore Gourgues, plus cello from Judith Hamann and piano from Winters, to create this curious and compelling narrative work.


Houben, Eva-Maria / Rebecca Lane / Sam Dunscombe: Observing Objects

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 25293
Catalog Code: EWR 1717
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Composer Eva-Maria Houben in a collaborative work with bass flutist Rebecca Lane and bass clarinetist Samuel Dunscomb, the composer performing on piano and orgran, for two renderings of "Observing Objects", a patient work of long notes and tones interspersed with silence, lower registers in the winds balanced by the piano or organ's upper register.


Meier, Hermann : Works For Piano 1949 - 1987 [2 CDs]

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 25292
Catalog Code: EWR 1715/16
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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German pianist Dominik Blum presents his second album for the Wandelweiser label, performing a selection of compositions from Swiss composer Hermann Meier (1906-2002), whose forward-looking work with reduced scores, modern use of time and space, and graphics scores in compositions pre-dating Messiaen, Stockhausen, Boulez, &c. that are only recently being rediscovered.


Bondi, Cyril : Euhesma, 2017

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 25291
Catalog Code: EWR 1714
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Swiss composer and percussionist Cyril Bondi, recording with d'incise, renders his piece "euhesma" (a genus within the bee family in Australia), a work performed on indian harmonium, melodica, harmonica, pitch pipes, and electric organ that slowly introduces and overlaps tones, varying the pitch, harmony, and amplitude to create rich aural environments.


Waeckerle, Emmanuelle : Ode (owed) to O [2 CDs]

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 24785
Catalog Code: EWR 1712/13
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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London-based composer Emmanuelle Waeckerle in a project of spoken word, flute and melodica with contributors including Antoine Beuger, using minimal and multiple narrations in texts that blend erotic literature, conceptual writing and verbal scores, presented as 2 Scores for voice(s) and instrument(s) based upon Pauline Reage's "Story of O".


Good, Kevin : Listen

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 24784
Catalog Code: EWR 1711
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Kevin Good organized this composition from four field recordings collected near Avon, CT, isolating sounds that he found interesting and then attempting to recreate them on other instruments, finally adding the human voice sparsely utilized throughout the piece, all to promote the idea of listeners actively paying attention to the sounds of their environment.


Kurka, Irene : Chants

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 24783
Catalog Code: EWR 1710
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Soprano vocalist Irene Kurka performs two works works by Antoine Beuger, and one each by Christopher Fox, Eva-Maria Houben, and Thomas Stiegler, accompanied by Antoine Beuger on flute for his composition "Chants de Passage"; 5 beautiful, unhurried works that bring the delicate beauty of each compositions, and of Kurka's refined voice, to a resonant foreground.


Frey, Jurg: Ephemeral Constructions

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 24172
Catalog Code: EWR 1709
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Three works, two for large ensembles of performers on sax, guitar, clarinet, voice, percussion, horn, flute, vibes, and objects that belie the size of the group in its fragile presences, with a shorter trio of Frey, Greg Stuart and Erik Carlson transitioning the large pieces; compositions conceived as both short presences within abundant orchestration.


Houben, Eva Maria: Organ Sonatinas And Drones [2 CDs]

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 24171
Catalog Code: EWR 1707/08
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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American organist and composer Carson Cooman performs three sontatinas, each in three movements, and the 2014 work "drones", by German contemporary composer Eva Maria Houben, a member of the Wandelweiser group, all slowly evolving works of tone and subtle harmonics.


Guney, Cem: A Hint Of An Emotion

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 24170
Catalog Code: EWR 1706
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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The duo of Beat Keller and Philipp Bowee on electric guitars perform 6 subtle compositions from Turkish-born sound artists and composer Cem Guney's, including 'a bas relief of a talisman' dedicated to Charles Ives and 'soft kill incubator' dedicated to Sylvia Alexandra Schimag.


de Alvear, Maria / Antoine Beuger: Besando El Tiempo [2 CDs]

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 24169
Catalog Code: EWR 1704/05
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Antoine Beuger performs composer Maria De Alvear's 1995 contemplative work "Besando El Tiempo" (Kissing The Time) written using an automatic script and originally composed for the flautist Caren Levine; after hearing Beuger's interpretation she requested that he record it, the result this rendition that takes the composition on an introspective journey.


Pisaro, Michael: Sometimes

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 24168
Catalog Code: EWR 1703
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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The MaDam Electroacoustic Improvisation Collective based in Spain performs the first in Pisaro's 34 piece Harmony Series, which attempts to create the conditions for a harmonic situation without giving any actual notes, just numbers, durations of tones, and pauses; this work is based on "swell piece (for alison knowles)" (1967) by James Tenney.


Schlothauer, Burkhard: More Chamber Events [2CDs]

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 24167
Catalog Code: EWR 1701/02
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Composer Burkhard Schlothauer, co-founder of Editions Wandelweiser and a member of Zeitkratzer and the Wandwelweiser Composers Ensemble, in a five part work conceived as a single part, combining previous works into various possible versions as "events", working with spatial distribution, slow beats, noise, and pulse, superimposed from their origins.


Nono, Luigi / Jurg Frey: Works For Violin Duos

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 23046
Catalog Code: EWR 0103
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Two works from two distinctive composers from different periods--Jurg Frey and Luigi Nono--both for two violins, Frey using the two violins in parallel to emphasize their distinction; Nono using powerful gestures of divergence and contrast in a dream-like duo.


Cage, John : Cartridge Music

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 23045
Catalog Code: EWR 0406
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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A 2003 recording from The Ensemble Daswirdas performing John Cage's 1960 composition "Cartridge Music", described as: "For amplified small sounds; also amplified piano or cymbal; any number of players and loudspeakers; parts to be prepared from score by performers."


Martin, Luke: So Softly That It Came, A Wild Dim Chatter, Meaningless

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 23044
Catalog Code: EWR 1613
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Luke Martin began this work with a field recording at Mentryville Park in Southern California, which was transcribed by himself and Amy Golden, Ben Levinson, Davy Sumner, and Ryan Gaston using Martin's system of notating silence, then combined into the final score for this recording.


Hannesson, Mark: Angels

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 23043
Catalog Code: EWR 1612
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Pianist Roger Admiral performs Canadian composer Mark Hannesson's "The Angel's Game", and "Memory Sustained", both minimal works for solo piano, the second using a set of instructions giving the performer advice and discretion over pacing and approach.


Schiller, Christoph : Spinet, 2016

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 23042
Catalog Code: EWR 1611
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Christoph Schiller performs on the spinet, often improvising with electronics and objects; here he uses the spinet alone in patiently developing compositions that emphasize the individual tones and harmonics of the instrument played on the keys and inside the instrument.


Lindvall, Johan: Solo / Ensemble [2 CDs]

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 23041
Catalog Code: EWR 1609/10
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Swedish composer and pianist Johan Lindvall in a series of 27 works performed solo or in an ensemble with Vilde Sandve Alnaes (violin), Kristine Tjogersen(clarinet), Jan Martin Gismervik(percussion), Henrik Munkeby Norstebo(trombone), Ina Sagstuen(voice), & Fredrik Rasten(guitar).


Houben, Eva-Maria : Livres D'heures - Books Of Hours [2 CDs]

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 23040
Catalog Code: EWR 1607/08
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Developed from the 13th & 14th century concept of a "book of hours", a prayer book for laymen, and particularly the book of the Duke of Berry (1340-1416) which describes relationships between people; performed by Andreas Feilen, Eva-Maria Houben, and Erik Carlson.


Korn, Christoph : Ich Spreche Diesen Text

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 23039
Catalog Code: EWR 1606
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Two conceptual compositions from Christoph Korn: the first, "Ich Spreche Diesen" (I appeal to this) where spoken word is placed in a loop and then slowly erased by custom software using aleatory procedures; then "Stille" (Silent), a Cage inspired work.


Keller, Beat / Tom Johnson / Joseph Kudirka: String Trios

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 22365
Catalog Code: EWR 1605
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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A superb program of string trios from minimalist composers Beat Keller, Tom Johnson, and Joseph Kudirka, from cinematic to spacious sound work, as realized by the trio of Julia Schwob on violin, David Schnee on viola, and Nicola Romano on cello.


Merce, Sergio: Be Nothing

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 22363
Catalog Code: EWR 1604
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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A beautifully ambient album of analogue synthesiser, microtonal saxophone and electronics by Argentinian saxophonist Sergio Merce, a single long track that pauses and resumes its rich tones and harmonies at a deliberate and measured pace, allowing each environment to ring.


Malfatti, Radu: Radu Malfatti

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 22203
Catalog Code: EWR 9801
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Austrian trombonist and composer presents two works: a solo piece for trombone comprised of a series of detached sonic events; and a work performed with the Wandelweiser String Quartet, using bowing and blowing techniques to create punctuations of unusual sound.


Cage, John : Branches

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 22202
Catalog Code: EWR 9901
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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The Ensemble Daswirdas performs John Cage's "Branches" composition, which is based on a previous work, "Child of Tree", but here each performer plays an 8 minute variation of that work, which is performed on amplified pods, cacti, and other plant materials.


Zimmerlin, Alfred: Dunki . Frey . Aeschbacher . Capt . Hefti . Moster

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 22201
Catalog Code: EWR 9605
Country: Norway
 
Price: $12.95



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German composer Alfred Zimmerlin presents 3 pieces that balance compositional and improvisational approaches, with a 7-part work for strings, a large Klavierstruck work for microtonal piano, and an improvised chamber work, "Klarinettenquintett," with Jurg Frey on clarinet.


Merkel, Clemens : Maderna . Beuger . von Schweinitz . Stiegler

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 22200
Catalog Code: EWR 9606
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Violinist Clemens Merkel interprets compositions by Wolfgang von Schweinitz's "Sonata for Violine Solo"; Antonie Beuger's "Unwritten Page"; Bruno Madema's "Piece Pour Ivry"; and Thomas Stiegler's cycle "Kammerkomplex" ("quasi una fantasia", "gran partita" and "sonata facile").


Frey, Jurg : Beuger . Cage

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 22199
Catalog Code: EWR 9607
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Clarinetist Jurg Frey performs two works, one composed by Antoine Beuger and one by John Cage, both related to time, or of becoming and of unceasing becoming, pieces using silence in powerful sound structures, contrasting empty moments with the complexity of individual sound.


Ocougne, Sylvia / Chico Mello: Musica Brasileira Descomposta

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 22197
Catalog Code: EWR 9603
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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The Brazilian duo of Silvia Ocougne and Chico Mello, residing in Berlin, create a sonic collage of traditional popular and contemporary elements influenced by both Berlin and Brazil, using the unusual orchestration of instruments including tuba, matchbox, clarinet, &c.


Cage . Pisaro . Frey . Beuger: Accordion Music [2 CDs]

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 22196
Catalog Code: EWR 9601/2
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Four works interpreted for accordion performed by Edwin Alexander Buchhol, including John Cage's "Cheap Imitation"; Michael Pisaro's "Here (2)"; Jurg Frey's "Sam Lazaro Bros." and Antoine Beuger's "die geschichte des sandkorns".


Frey, Jurg: String Quartet No. 3 / Unhorbare Zeit

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21830
Catalog Code: EWR 1507
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Two works from composer Frey performed by Montreal's string ensemble Quatuor Bozzini: "String Quartet No. 3", a minimal work of colors, sensations, shadows, durations; and "Unhorbare Zeit" exploring durations without sound, or empty volumes, to achieve lucidity and transparency.


Frey, Jurg: 24 Worter

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21829
Catalog Code: EWR 1407
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Composer Jurg Frey's "Landscape with Words" presents 27 compositions, 24 of which are based on individual words in orchestration with piano and violin, understated and minimal yet sumptuously lyrical and evocative, using space and tension to illustrate each segment.


Keller, Beat / Reza Khota Play Christian Wolff : 11 Microexercises

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21828
Catalog Code: EWR 1306
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Christian Wolff initiated his "Microexercises" series when the Miniaturist Ensemble asked for a piece with no more than 100 notes in it; he went on to create 21 more pieces, 13 of which are performed here by the South African duo of Beat Keller & Reza Khota on electric guitar.


Johnson, Tom / Samuel Vriezen : The Chord Catalogue. Within Fourths/Within Fifths

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21827
Catalog Code: EWR 1304
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Pianist Samuel Vriezen performs Tom Johnson's work presenting what Johnson describes as a natural phenomenon within a musical scale: progressions in 1 to 5 voices of all possible combinations of notes with each voice being limited to 3 steps, a perfect 4th or a perfect 5th.


Cage, John: Empty Words [2 CDs]

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21826
Catalog Code: EWR 1102/03
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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John Cage's "Empty Words" (1974) is drawn from the Journals of Henry David Thoreau, written in four parts: Part I omits sentences, Part II omits phrases, and Part III omits words. Part IV, which omits syllables, leaves us nothing but a virtual lullaby of letters and sounds.


Beuger, Antoine: Keine Fernen Mehr

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21825
Catalog Code: EWR 1006/07
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Antoine Beuger introduces this album with a short poem by Amy Lowell in reference to the larkspur, in two discs with 17 tracks on each of Beuger whistling, quietly and with a silence and patience of intense concentration emerging from near silence.


Frey, Beuger / Duo Contour : Duos

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21824
Catalog Code: EWR 0906
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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The duo Contour of Stephen Altoff (trumpet) & Lee Forrest Ferguson (percussion) perform Antoine Beuger's "dedekind duos" dedicated to mathematician Julius Wilhelm Richard Dedekind; and Jurg Frey's "22 Sachelchen" or "small things", 22 focused miniature compositions.


Beuger, Antoine : Two . Too (For Erwin-Josef Speckmann) [2 CDs]

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21823
Catalog Code: EWR 0903/04
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Jurg Frey on clarinet and Irene Kurka on soprano vocals perform Wandelweiser composer Antoine Beuger's extended composition "Two"; then the duo of Rhodri Davies on harp and Ko Ishikawa on sho are layered on the first recording, creating a refreshingly new take on the piece.


Pisaro, Michael : Hearing Metal 1

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21822
Catalog Code: EWR 0902
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Greg Stuart realizes Michael Pisaro's first and haunting "Hearing Metal" on tam-tam, a large piece of metal which is mic-ed and recorded to create a vast and rich sound when played by bow or hand, here in 3 compositions layering the instrument in combination with sine tones.


Johnson, Tom: Counting Keys

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21821
Catalog Code: EWR 0901
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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John McAlpine performs composer Tom Johnson's beautiful piano cycle "Counting Keys", using mathematical progressions to create the structure of its 5 movements; plus 8 parts from his "Organ and Silence for Piano"; and two other compositions using mathematical processes.


Cage, John: Early Music

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21820
Catalog Code: EWR 0711
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Early compositions from John Cage performed on accordion by Edwin Alexander Buchholz and violin by Joanna Becker, presenting "Dream" (1948); "In a Landscape" (1948); "Six Melodies" (1950); and "Souvenir" (1983).


Pisaro, Michael : Harmony Series 11 - 16

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21819
Catalog Code: EWR 0710
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Pisaro's Harmony Series revolve around the process of translating poetic works into text scores, which are then analyzed to find change in the implicit sound of the text, and developed into graphic scores for the performers; here presenting 9 of 34 pieces from the series.