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"Polyphonic Perversity" with Dan (archive)

The modern orchestra
Sunday, July 20, 2014 | 12:00 to 14:00 | Playlist

Artist Song Album Label Comments
Anthony Davis You Have the Right to Remain Silent Notes from the Underground BMOP/Sound 2007: J.D. Parran, carinet and contra-alto clarinet; Earl Howard Kurzweil; Boston Modern Orchestra Project; Gil Rose, conductor
Georg Friedrich Haas limited approximations Donaueschinger Musiktage 2010 Neos 2010: Psi-hsien Chen, Christoph Grund, Florian Hoelscher, Akiko Okabe, Sven Thomas Kiebler, Julia Vogelsanger, pianos; SWR Sinfonieorchester Baden-Baden und Freidberg; Sylvan Camberling, conductor
Claude Vivier Orion Orion, Siddhartha Kairos 1979: WDR Sinfoieorchester Koln; Peter Rundel, conductor
David Lang Pierced Pierced Naxos 2007: Real Quiet; Boston Modern Orchestra Project; Gil Rose, conductor
Donnacha Dennehy Elastic Harmonic Elastic Harmonic NMC 2005: Darragh Morgan, violin; RTE National Symphony Orchestra; Gavin Maloney, conductor
Stephen Jaffe Poetry of the Piedmont Volume 3 Bridge North Carolina Symphony; Grant Llewellyn, conductor