Jan Garbarek and Hilliard Ensemble (CD Review)

Remember Me, My Dear Jan Garbarek and the Hilliard Ensemble ECM New Series 2625 The Hilliard Ensemble disbanded five years ago. Happily, they made a few recordings for ECM that have allowed listeners to continue to enjoy new music from them. Remember Me, My Dear was recorded on their last tour in 2014 at theContinue reading “Jan Garbarek and Hilliard Ensemble (CD Review)”

Heinz Holliger – Machaut-Transkiptionen (CD Review)

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)”