Articles by Year: La Folia, 2005.
Cello / synthesizer duet Orning and Wallumrød’s fine Albedo disc delivers vivid, arresting ea… The pair’s brief improvisations take the odd-tracks.
There may be no post-World War II work for voice and instrumentalists more famous than Pierre Boulez’s 1950s song cycle Le marteau sans maître.
When Alex (a Ukrainian thrift-shop owner) hands me a Shostakovich CD, I pay attention; he knows his stuff.
Robert Moog’s death on August 21, 2005 overshadowed Luc Ferrari’s passing the very next day.
An orchestral piece by Gubaidulina comes with expectations: prominent metallic percussion, bustling strings, violent tutti climaxes, etc.
While new it went largely ignored; Webster had moved to Europe before it came out, and his style was in eclipse.