Tag Archives: Innova
Contemporary string pieces, trk 2 like a modern Bach–wide range of string sounds. Play!
Contemporary string pieces mixing classical and abstract, one with like rap, varied works.
Contemporary works for guitar and violin, abstract but also Latin! Play!
For symphonic wind ensemble, big sounding works yet Turnbull’s pieces surprisingly delicate. Play most!
Very avant, wild, folkish works for banjo, percussion and/or piano, voice, electric guitar. Definitely different and inventive, careening from fun to cacaphony. Play/sample!
Based with electric guitar, these are varied pieces with voice, string, and some electronics. “Earthcaster Suite” excellent!
Collegiate chorale group performs contemporary works, some with musical accompaniment and electronics.
ROCO, an ensemble from 1 to 40 instruments, commissions new works from contemporary composers. This 2 CD set has excellent pieces, stylistically varied and engaging. Play!
An idea originated in 1993, in response to world atrocities–pieces expressing compassion from composers throughout the world. Play most!
Indian instruments influence some non-Indian pieces, or perform modern Indian works. Play!
Songs from various poets works with lovely piano and violin accompaniment.
Really interesting pieces, abstract, a bit atonal, nice instrumental mix. Play!
Orchestral works combining lyricism, stridency and force. CD 2 is especially interesting.
A single reed instrument from Romania and Hungary, the tarogato here is combined with electronic manipulation. Play most!
Elegant, gracious and long pieces for varied instruments. Trk 2 percussion. Play!
Abstract works for strings, lyrical, moving.
Ambient works for strings, piano and electronics. Nice!
Beautiful improvisations for oud and pipa, a combination of elements from Syria and China. Play!
Songs for an hommage to Plath’s work and living places, with instruments, electronics and tape.
Areon Flutes (flute trio) performs these ethereal, ambient works by Clay, Aminkikia and Brown. Play!
Highly varying works with jazz, funk, rock, classical for a nice mix of instruments: marimba, guitar, strings and sax. Play!
Variable pieces for soprano, intense accompaniment with viola, horn and/or clarinet. Pieces by Milton Babbitt and Michael Hersch.
A mix of lyrical, abstract, even odd works for piano, violin, percussion and horn. Eclectic!
Classical and avant-like pieces for flute, cello + piano, some with voice. Play most!
Contemporary works for flute + guitar ranging from staccato to very lyrical and abstract. Play!