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"Luciano Berio greatly enriched the repertoire for solo instruments and voice with his series of sixteen Sequenzas and works such as 'Psy,' 'Gesti,' 'Rounds' and 'Fa-Si.' Written between 1958 and 2002 and spanning almost five decades of Berio's creative career, these ...
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"'Ici-bas' (2009) for ensemble & electronic sound. Hyperion Ensemble with members of Talea and the Bergersen Quartet. Tim Hodgkinson, conductor. 'Ulaaraar' (2005) for bass clarinet & strings. Tim Hodgkinson, bass clarinet and conductor. Ioan Marius Lacraru, Cornelia ...
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"The Works for Percussion 3. D'Arcy Philip Gray, percussion & bass guitar. 'Composed Improvisation' (1990) for bass guitar, snare drum & one-sided drum, 'Child of Tree' (1975) for amplified plant materials. 'One4' (1990) for solo drummer. Composed Improvisation' (1990) ...
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MODE272 | MODE

""Carbon Copies" (1989) for recordings "of any indoor or outdoor environment" and instrument. "Risonanza" (1982) for resonant objects and optional electronics. "Music for Pure Waves, Bass Drums and Acoustic Pendulums" (1980). "Broken Line" (2006) for flute, piano & ...
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"Stockhausen's early percussion music is among the most visionary of the percussion repertoire. This unique collection features some works which are almost impossible to find elsewhere. 'Zyklus' (1959) was not only a novel composition in terms of its treatment of time ...
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MODE274/75 | MODE

"In 1984, I returned to Brazil, deciding to travel the coast, closest to the ocean, from Salvador, Bahia, to as far north as I could get in the time I had. That turned out to be Natal, 1000km away. I was the sole film crew, carrying the camera bag and tripod, loading ...
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MODE273 | MODE

"Ulrich Krieger follows up his successful A Cage of Saxophones 1 volume with the second installment of Cage works for saxophone(s), spanning a period of over 50 years. For this volume, Krieger combines works specifically composed for saxophone with works of no specified ...
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MODE160 | MODE

"Gran Torso" (1972), "Reigen seliger Geister" (1989), "Grido" (2000-01). "The JACK Quartet follow up their acclaimed, best selling release of Iannis Xenakis' complete string quartets (mode 209) with a disc devoted to another iconoclastic European composer, Helmut ...
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MODE267 | MODE

"This disc collects all of Wolff's large body of works for the bass, including a piece for solo electric bass guitar. Two of the works were written specifically for Robert Black, who prepared these pieces with Wolff. The composer attended all of the recordings sessions. ...
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MODE109 | MODE

""Divertimento No. 4" (1955), "L'âme ailée - L'âme ouverte" (1973), "Divertimento No. 2" (1954), "Xnoybis" (1964), "Divertimento No. 3" (1955). This is the first complete recording of Scelsi's works for solo violin. They span from the earlier "Divertimenti" in his ...
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MODE256 | MODE

"Variations V reflects the experimentation and spirit of the 1960s - a collaborative, interactive multi-media event with choreographed dance, elaborate mobile decor, variable lighting, multiple film projection, and live-electronic music often activated by the dancers' ...
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""...Zwei Gefühle ­ Musik mit Leonardo ..." (1992) for speaker and ensemble. Helmut Lachenmann, narrator. Ensemble Signal, Brad Lubman, conductor. "Wiegenmusik" (1963) for piano solo. Helmut Lachenmann, piano. "Pression" (1969-70) for cello solo. Lauren Radnofsky, ...
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""Third Construction" (1941) for percussion quartet. "Second Construction" (1940) for percussion quartet. "First Construction [in Metal]" (1939) for percussion sextet, with assistant. "Trio" (1936). "Quartet" (1935), "Living Room Music" (1940) for percussion & speech ...
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MODE243 | MODE

repress w/ printed cd-r "Sounds electronically derived from the resonant characteristics of physical materials. First version (1968), a sound-score for Merce Cunningham's dance work of the same name, established a means of sound transformations without the use of ...
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"FIRST RECORDINGS to use the actual 1930s Test Tone records and variable-speed turntables as specified in the score. "Credo In US" (1942) [1st version - Shostakovich], "Imaginary Landscape No. 1" (1939). "Imaginary Landscape No. 2" (1941). "Imaginary Landscape No. 3" ...
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""Visage 2" (1955-56) for brass, piano and percussion. Musiques Nouvelles. Jean-Paul Dessy, conductor. First recording. "Aprčs presque rien" (2004) for fourteen instruments and two samplers. Art Zoyd, samplers. Musiques Nouvelles. Jean-Paul Dessy, conductor. First ...
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MODE228 | MODE

"The expansive length of FELDMAN's trio (1980) (105 min. 22 sec) requires a new approach to listening, which takes scale, the physical experience of sound, and novel uses of musical memory into consideration. With his delicate manipulation of musical materials, FELDMAN ...
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MODE216 | MODE

PLAYS XENAKIS 'PSAPPHA', MORTON FELDMAN 'THE KING OF DENMARK', JOHN CAGE 'MUSIC FOR FOUR', NILS VIGELAND 'PROGRESS', PER NORGARD 'WAVES' & HENRY MANCINI 'THEME FROM PETER GUNN'
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MODE25 | MODE

"Empty Words (1973-74) with Music for Piano (1952-56). John Cage, voice. Yvar Mikhashoff, piano. One7 (1991) for any way of producing sounds. John Cage, voice. Mode celebrates its 200th release with a special installment in its John Cage Edition - works performed by ...
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MODE200 | MODE

"'Treatise' (1963-67). For any number of musicians with any instruments, may be performed whole or in part. The QUaX Ensemble, directed by Petr Kotik. Live recording from Prague, Czechoslovakia, 1967. This performance of Cardew's monumental 193-page graphic score ...
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MODE205 | MODE

"Volume 2 in Mode's XENAKIS Electronic Works series. "Polytope de Cluny" (1972-74) for 8-channel tape. "Hibiki-hana-ma" (1969-70) for 8-channel tape. Mode continues it's Xenakis Edition with the second volume dedicated to his electronic works, again restored from the ...
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MODE203 | MODE

"Volume 2 in Mode's XENAKIS Electronic Works series. "Polytope de Cluny" (1972-74) for 7-channel tape. "Hibiki-hana-ma" (1969-70) for 7-channel tape. plus BONUS ON DVD ONLY: NEG-ALE (1960), soundtrack for the film "Vasarely" with restored film and audio." (label info)
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"The Marvellous Aphorisms of Gavin Bryars: The Early Years. 'The Squirrel and The Ricketty Racketty Bridge' (1971). Seth Josel, guitars. 'Pre-Mediaeval Metrics' (1970). Ulrich Kreiger, saxophones. Seth Josel, guitars. First recording. 'Made in Hong Kong' (1970). Ulrich ...
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MODE177 | MODE

Voxnova performs Native American songs and works influenced by that music by Karlheinz STOCKHAUSEN: In the Sky I am Walking; Pascal DUSAPIN: Red Rock.
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MODE68 | MODE

Performed by the percussion ensemble red fish blue fish, directed by Steven Schick. "The first complete set of Xenakis' percussion ensemble, percussion duos, and solo percussion works. As Steven Schick states in his comprehensive essay accompanying this set, Xenakis was ...
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MODE171/73 | MODE