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"Polyphonic Perversity" with Dan (archive)

Ultramodern orchestral and chamber
Sunday, November 8, 2009 | 12:00 to 14:00 | Specialty

Artist Song Album Label Comments
Henryk Górecki Already It Is Dark Goórecki String Quartets Nonesuch 1988 Kronos Quartet
Julia Wolfe Dark Full Ride Dark Full Ride Cantaloupe 2002 Talujon Percussion Quartet
Unsuk Chin Akrostichon-Wortspiel (Acrostic Wordplay) Akrostichon-Wortspiel Deutsche Grammophon 1991/1993 Ensemble Intercontemporain; Piia Komsi, soprano.
Joan Tower Stepping Stones: A Ballet Black Topaz New World 1993 Double Edge
Sofia Gubaidulina Hommage à T. S. Eliot Offertorium Deutsche Grammophon 1987
Shulamit Ran Soliloquy s/t New World 1997 The Peabody Trio