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Caroline Shaw / Attacca Quartet: “Evergreen”

Nonesuch releases “Evergreen”, the second album of works by Caroline Shaw of the New Yorker Attacca Quartet. Evergreen is the second project to unite composer Caroline Shaw with the Attacca Quartet. The previous, Orange, released in 2019, won the Grammy for Best Chamber Music/Small Ensemble Performance the following year, and…

“Houses of the Wind”, by John Luther Adams

The American composer John Luther Adams releases “Houses of the Wind”, an album created from field recordings made with an aeolian harp. The music of John Luther Adams (Meridian, Mississippi, 1953) is often inspired by nature. The composer studied percussion and composition at the California Institute of the Arts, known…

“New York City Tracks”, by Giacomo Baldelli

Italian guitarist Giacomo Baldelli releases “New York City Tracks”, an album of electric guitar versions of great pieces of American minimalism and post-minimalism. The guitarist Giacomo Baldelli (Reggio Emilia, 1982) has just released on the Italian label Halidon his album New York City Tracks, in which the instrumentalist has wanted…

“De camp”, by Rafa Ramos Sania and Edu Comelles

British label Whitelabrecs releases the second joint album by Edu Comelles and Rafa Ramos Sania. The Spanish double bass player (actually a multi-instrumentalist) and composer Rafa Ramos Sania and the Spanish sound artist and cultural manager Edu Comelles have recently released De camp, their second joint album on the British…

“Best Out of Three”, by Philip Glass

Today sees the release on all digital platforms of “Best Out of Three”, the first recording of a piece by the proto-minimalist Philip Glass. Initially appeared on bandcamp a few weeks ago, today Best Out of Three, the recent and unique recording of a distant piece by the proto-minimalist Philip…

Umsindo Omgcolile 1. LoFi sound based project

“Umsindo Omgcolile 1” is a project based on LoFi sounds. Umsindo Omgcolile means dirty noise or filthy noise in Zulu. This album has been recorded from sound drifts and field recordings; vinyl records of different musical genres have also been used. The material used for recording and mixing was a…

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