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New CD releases + offers, March 2019


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Beissel Dethick Femenine Skogen, Nun

at135      ‘Beissel’  


A collaboration between Austrian composer Klaus Lang and the ensemble Golden Fur (Samuel Dunscombe. Judith Hamann & James Rushford), using some music by Johann Conrad Beissel (1691 - 1768), a devout Baptist leader whose music has been described as an early precursor of serialism.


Youtube extract


at136      ‘Dethick’


Music made by Angharad Davies, Rie Nakajima and Alice Purton across two days in August 2018 at the church at Dethick, a tiny hamlet near Matlock, Derbyshire.



Youtube extract

at137   Julius Eastman - ‘Femenine’


Apartment House perform Julius Eastman’s extraordinary ensemble piece from 1974





Youtube extract

at138    Magnus Granberg & Skogen

‘Nun, es wird nicht weit mehr gehn’


A composition by Magnus Granberg from 2017 performed by Skogen:

Anna Lindal, Angharad Davies, Leo Svensson Sander, Erik Carlsson, John Eriksson, Henrik Olsson, Pettter Wästberg, d’incise & Magnus Granberg


Youtube extract


at131x2  Viola Torros    


Double CD featuring two pieces by           

Viola Torros                  youtube extract      

and ensemble works by                            

Catherine Lamb           youtube extract

and Johnny Chang      youtube extract              


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Four new CDs, all occupying differing positions somewhere in that wonderfully fertile grey area between composition and improvisation.

All four new discs are on offer for £30 + £3 postage


And see below for offers on 5 discs from the back catalogue involving some of the musicians playing on the new CDs


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Recent CD releases

at133  Mark R Taylor    


‘Aftermaths’  Ten works for solo piano      

played by Teodora Stepančić                           

Youtube extract                                               

                                                                      

at132   Ferran Fages


‘Un lloc entre dos records’


Solo composition for guitar and sinewaves


youtube extract

   


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at134  ‘lines and tracings’


Works for ensemble by

Morgan Evans-Weiler   youtube extract

and Michael Pisaro     youtube extract

                                                                      

Concerts & Upcoming Releases

There are a lot of concerts coming up that relate to Another Timbre CD releases.

First of all on Friday 26th April at Cafe OTO

in London, there is a launch concert for the

recent Julius Eastman CD ‘Femenine’.

Apartment House will play the piece,

which is a pretty exhilarating experience.

More details and tickets on the Cafe OTO

website here


Then in May Apartment House come to Cafe OTO again, for a three-day residency with a fantastic programme featuring music by Laurence Crane, Jürg Frey, Linda Catlin Smith, Olivier Messiaen, Alvin Lucier, Ryoko Akama, Maya Verlaak, Joseph Kudirka and others.

The residency is from Monday 20th May till Wednesday 22nd May


Monday is the launch concert for an

upcoming Another Timbre CD with

Apartment House playing Messiaen’s

‘Quatuor pour la fin du temps’ and

Linda Catlin Smith’s ‘Among the

Tarnished Stars’.


Tuesday has Jürg Frey as a special

guest, and includes world premieres

of two new pieces by Jurg.


Wednesday has the brilliant Chilean

guitarist Cristian Alvear playing with

Apartment House for the first time,

featuring music and guest appearances

by Laurence Crane, Maya Verlaak and

Ryoko Akama.


Full programme and tickets on the

Cafe OTO website here

But that’s not all….

On Saturday 26th May in St Paul’s Hall at Huddersfield University, there will be another launch concert for another new Another Timbre CD, by the young Italian composer Federico Pozzer, at which two of Federico’s pieces will be played, and Cristian Alvear will also perform Jürg Frey’s beautiful solo piece ‘guitarist, alone’.

Prompt 7.30pm start, with a £5 donation on the door.


Then finally on Monday 27th May it’s back to Cafe OTO for a mouth-watering concert featuring Cristian Alvear again and Rie Nakajima.

Cristian will be launching his new CD of Catherine Lamb’s ‘Point/Wave’ for solo guitar and electronics. There will also be a solo set by Rie, and then Cristian and Rie will perform a new work specially written for the concert by Sarah Hughes.  Unmissable again.


Tickets and more details from the Cafe OTO website here

New Releases May 2019

So the full list of new releases which will be released at the end of May is:


at143   Apartment House play Olivier Messiaen’s ‘Quatuor pour la fin du temps’

and Linda Catlin Smith’s ‘Among the Tarnished Stars’

Youtube extracts (Messiaen)

Youtube extract (Linda Catlin Smith)



at142   Catherine Lamb - ‘Point / Wave’

for solo guitar + electronics

Played by Cristian Alvear

Youtube extract








at141   Federico Pozzer - ‘Breaths’


Three beautiful compositions by a young composer who uses the breathing patterns of the performers to structure his music.

Youtube extract







at140   ‘awirë’


A live set from Cafe OTO in October 2018, when the Tse trio (Cyril Bondi, Christoph Schiller & Pierre-Yves Martel) played for the first time with violinist and Another Timbre favourite Angharad Davies.

Youtube extract






at139   James Weeks - ‘windfell’


A hauntingly beautiful, hour-long piece for violin and voice, composed by James Weeks for Another Timbre’s other favourite violinist, Mira Benjamin.

Youtube extract





Messiaen Catlin Smith Lamb PointWave Pozzer windfell awire

From the Canadian Composers Series

2018 saw the completion of Another Timbre’s highly-acclaimed Canadian Composers Series, with the release of a second batch of five exceptional CDs.

For more details on the series go here


O Zomer Alex Jang Lance Austin Olsen Miller Just So Wanderer

at130  Linda Catlin Smith - ‘Wanderer’


Apartment House perform eight ensemble works by the Toronto-based composer. Described in The Guardian as “quietly unassuming and entrancingly beautiful Feldman-esque music”


Extract 1 (‘Light and Water’)


Extract 2 (‘Stare at the River’)


at129  Cassandra Miller - ‘Just So’


Quatuor Bozzini play four string quartets by Cassandra Miller: ‘Just So’, ‘Warblework’, ‘Leaving’ and ‘About Bach’


“Sumptuous music….an excellent disc”,

Marc Medwin in Dusted


Extract  (About Bach)

at126  Cassandra Miller - ‘O Zomer!’


Two solo works, and two pieces for ensemble

‘O Zomer!’  Apartment House,

‘Philip the Wanderer’  Philip Thomas

‘For Mira’  Mira Benjamin

‘Duet for Cello and Orchestra’  Charles Curtis & BBCSSO


“Strange but profoundly haunting music”, The Guardian

Extract (Duet for Cello and Orchestra)

at127 Alex Jang -  ‘momentary encounters’


Four pieces, two solos and two for small ensemble:

momentary encounters 5’  Heather Roche

‘any three players’ & ‘distributed tourism’ Apartment House

‘a gray bent interior horizon’  Cristian Alvear


“A fantastic CD” Dirk Serries


Youtube extract (distributed tourism)

at128 Lance Austin Olsen ‘Dark Heart’

Sonic collaborations, using graphic scores, instruments, field recordings and found audio. With Terje Paulsen, Gil Sanson, Ryoko Akama, Isaiah Ceccarelli, Katelyn Clark, Mira Benjamin, John Lely and Anton Lukoszevieze


“The big new discovery in this set of discs”

Ben Harper

Extract (‘A Meditation on the History of Painting’)

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Huge Price Reduction for Early Another Timbre CDs


We have substantially reduced the cost of the early Another Timbre CD and CDR releases. From now on releases from the first four years of the label’s existence are available for only £5 (CDs) and £4 (CDRs). This is all of the CDs that were released in plastic jewel cases, at01 to at46. The one exception is ‘Lost Daylight’ (at10), which was re-pressed as a card cover, and will still cost £9.


Some of the discs are close to selling out, but lots of bargains to be had.

For more details, go here