Articles tagged 'Tiensuu'
The boldest surprise in Patterns in a Chromatic Field is how after ten minutes, plus or minus, the activity level plummets.
Modern music tends to be aggressive with soured dissonance. Tiensuu finds a playful, less ponderous route.
Low, breathy woodwind timbres are among my favorites (there’s a great passage in the first movement of Mahler’s Ninth), and the two double concertos offer ample room for dexterity and color.