Tag Archives: New Amsterdam
Very weird electronic/computer pieces, and varied in sounds. Some more accessible.
Science Ficta performs contemporary viola da gamba works, droning and slow, exploring the instruments modalities and sounds.
Soundscapes with electronics and “sensory perception” drums–ambient.
Mixing pop/rock, choral and classical, highly varied works for sax, drums, strings. Play!
Overlooked during his life, he died in 1990–abstract, bell-based works, strong and wild.
Songs of migration and unheard voices, both ethereal and strong, with strings, electric guitar, percussion.
Violinist Michi Wiancko performs this collection of works, including one of her own–solo violin with effects and rock influences.
Lovely, flute-based pieces inspired by his NJ childhood home. Play!
Meandering, slow works for sax, drums and wind chimes–quiet. Sample.
Really interesting works for strings and percussion/bit klavier, a little microtonal. Sample!
Contemporary, classical but with varied elements of other genres and rhythms. Play!
Varying works for an interesting mix of instruments–cello, sax, piano, clarinet, percussion. Play!
Solo improvisations for tenor sax inspired by feelings of his Vermont home, that he had to leave–wind, birds and other sounds imitated by sax. Play!
Haitian/American composer/flutist/vocalist with classical/electronic/folk melange works. Play!
A mix of pieces with classical/avant/jazz/electronic and rap voice, inspired by New York City.
Electro/acoustic pieces, minimal, lyrical, all inspired by the people and places of NE England. Nice!
Mix of rock, chorus, electronics and song, about America.
Caitlin Sullivan performs these (mostly) solo works by contemporary composers, including Andres, Kahane, Snider and others–nice, slow and abstract. Play!
For percussion and clarinet, one piece 24 mins. long, lyrical, ambient.
Solo work by member of the Clogs, with voice, combining elements of folk, avant, classical and pop.
Ambient, mostly slow, quiet electronic works. “Anew” with voices, whisperings, flowing.
Lovely chorale works with texts from a great variety of sources and beautiful musical accompaniment performed by the International Contemporary Ensemble. Play!
Aizuri Quartet performs abstract, new pieces written for them, all American composers, ranging from intense, to quiet. Play most!
Avant-garde/folk with 1800’s era instruments (guitar, banjo, baroque flutes, clarinet)–wild!
Wild mix of classical/avant-garde and bluegrass–banjo, accordion, strings.