Label: Move Records - MD 3165 • Format: CD Album • Country: Australia • Genre: Classical • Style: Contemporary
Like the phoenix 'rising from the ashes', the recorder is presently enjoying somewhat Мимо Денег - Х. Забей* - Антология a renaissance itself. Six Cathys Song - Genevieve Lacey - Phoenix Songs Australia's well-known contemporary composers pair the Nr.
5 In A (Allegro Vivace) - Bernard Haitink - Portret van Bernard Haitink with piano, harpsichord, voice and live electronics. The opening work, Brenton Broadstock's 'Aureole 3' is concerned with the dichotomy that exists between holy and unholy, good and evil, consonance and dissonance. Throughout, a fierce conflict between these opposing elements is fought out with harpsichord and recorder continually exchanging roles.
Amanda Baker's title piece 'Phoenix Songs' is an interplay of struggle between two forces: Robert Chamberlain's ethereal piano shimmers and thunderous outbursts match the violently articulated fragments of Genevieve Lacey's recorder; pushing both instruments to their limits - and sometimes beyond.
In Ros Bandt's 'Flight', birds hover and swoop, are caught and sustained by air currents: here the recorder soars effortlessly - flying free from all stereotypes! Genevieve Lacey is a recorder virtuoso who creates new possibilities for her instrument. Genevieve holds academic and performance degrees including a doctorate in music and English literature from institutions in Melbourne, Switzerland and Denmark.
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Ros Bandt is a composer performer and sound artist who is passionate about combining ancient and modern sonic practices.
Her sound research has included building a medieval Pythagorean recorder and she directs the Australian sound design project on line at the Australian centre, The University of Melbourne. Brenton Broadstock is now one of Australia's most well established, respected and successful mid-generation composers.
He has written music for a wide range of instrumental and vocal combinations but has gained greatest recognition for his works for the recorder. Currie has been the recipient of numerous commissions, including over a dozen funded by the Australia Council and a recent commission from the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation which resulted in Glenside for Chamber Orchestra. He now resides in Canada. Shanahan is well-regarded as an expert in contemporary techniques for the recorder and his work in this area has done much to expand the possibilities for composers writing for this instrument.
This title can be ordered through fine music retailers across Australia including Readings and Fish Fine Music. Move Records Australia's longest running classical music label.
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