Articles tagged orchestra

Astrid Williamson: Requiem and Gallipoli

Returning to her formative classical music training, singer-songwriter Williamson releases a set of orchestral compositions exploring musical grounds traversed by such composers like Górecki and Pärt.

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Amjad Ali Khan and the Scottish Chamber Orchestra: Samaagam

Like an essay built around the regular insertion of aphorisms.

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Sirba Octet/Isabelle Georges: Yiddish Rhapsody

The music being orchestrally interpreted on this disc comes from Yiddish folk culture via 1920s and '30s New York.

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"No Dollars in Duende": On Making Uncompromising, Spirited Music

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"On the elusive yet clearly existential sadness that adds layers and textures to music.

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