The extraordinary pianist and composer Paul Bley, has passed away.
Pianist Jenny Q. Chai is a versatile artist. Her repertoire includes works by contemporary Europeans such as Phillipe Manoury and Marco Stroppa (her dissertation topic), and she recently recorded an excellent portrait CD on Naxos of music by Nils Vigeland. She also performs standard repertoire, such as Robert Schumann and Claude Debussy. On January 10,Continue reading “1/10: Jenny Q. Chai at LPR (Concert Preview)”
Machaut-Transkiptionen Heinz Holliger Guillaume de Machaut Muriel Cantoreggi: viola; Geneviève Strosser: viola; Jürg Dähler: viola The Hilliard Ensemble David James: countertenor; Rogers Covey-Crump:tenor; Steven Harrold:tenor; Gordon Jones: baritone Begun in 2001 and composed over a ten-year period, Machaut-Transkriptionen is one of composer Heinz Holliger’s most imaginative and attractive works to date. Using pieces by medievalContinue reading “Heinz Holliger – Machaut-Transkiptionen (CD Review)”