Pianist Peter Bannister interprets the work of Ukrainian composer Valentyn Silvestrov.
This is about as fresh as it gets for classical music. Orion a new composition by Finnish composer Kaija Saariaho,… Read more [Video] hr-Sinfonieorchester – Frankfurt Radio Symphony – Orion (comp. Kaija Saariaho)
Dmitri Shostakovitch managed, like his contemporary, Igor Stravinsky, to implement jazz into his compositions.
https://bandcamp.com/EmbeddedPlayer/album=289144789/size=large/bgcol=ffffff/linkcol=0687f5/transparent=true/ Holy smokes! The legendary INA-GRM Record Label out of Paris, France, which housed some of the most legendary names… Read more GRM on Bandcamp!
Here is a man who should have been featured far earlier in the blog’s life, but I’m coming around to… Read more [Video] Jani Christou: Mysterion (1965/1966)
After a rather brutal week health-wise, I figured it was time to listen to something which would be both lengthy… Read more [Video] The Hilliard Ensemble – Passio (Composed by Arvo Pärt)
Sofia Gubaidulina is my favorite female Russian composer (along with Iraida Yusupova and the late Galina Ustvolskaya). She is a… Read more [Video] Sofia Gubaidulina – The Seven Last Words, I-III
An updated version of this post, as an error by GoDaddy, who hosts this site, ate it. Hopefully, I have… Read more [Video] Spooky Tooth with Pierre Henry – Prayer
Lubomyr Melnik has been featured on these pages previously. Expect to see a lot more of his work as the… Read more [Video] Lubomyr Melnik – Requiem (Fragment)
Good heavens, this is an absolutely schizophrenic piece of music. It ranges from a sumptuous minimalist to an edgy post-rock… Read more [Video] Valgeir Sigurðsson – Between Monuments/Guardian at the Door