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CD: Pelle Gudmundsen-Holmgreen – Mixed Company

Posted on April 7, 2014 by Denise

London Sinfonietta; Theatre of Voices; Paul Hillier, conductor Released on Dacapo Records, 2014 Images: Photograph Denise Burt, reworked digitally   Pelle Gudmundsen-Holmgreen’s Mixed Company, is vocal and instrumental music. The songs on this release are based on lutenist and composer … Continue reading

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CD: Rune Glerup – dust encapsulated

Posted on April 7, 2014 by Denise

Athelas Sinfonietta Copenhagen; Mathias Friis-Hansen, percussion; Gáman; Rune Glerup, electronics; Neel Bramsnæs Teilmann, piano; Pierre-André Valade, conductor Released on Dacapo Records, 2104 Images: Found photographs, reworked digitally   The design for Rune Glerup’s debut CD of acoustic and electronic works, … Continue reading

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LP: David Lang – death speaks

Posted on November 26, 2013 by Denise

Limited Edition vinyl release of David Lang’s death speaks – an adaptation of the CD design for Cantaloupe Music, New York.  

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CD: Gáman – Early & Late

Posted on November 26, 2013 by Denise

Gáman: Andreas Borregaard, accordion; Bolette Roed, recorder; Rune Tonsgaard Sørensen, violin Composers: Rune Glerup, Pelle Gudmundsen-Holmgreen, Sunleif Rasmussen Released on Dacapo Records, 2013 Images: “Photochrom” prints (ink-based photolithographs), late 1800’s, images of Norway, from the Library of Congress’ collection   This … Continue reading

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CD: Trio Con Brio – Phantasmagoria

Posted on September 22, 2013 by Denise

Trio con Brio Copenhagen Composers: Hans Abrahamsen, Per Nørgård, Bent Sørensen Released on Dacapo Records, 2013 Image: found daguerreotype from mid-1800s, digitally coloured   The three composers on this release share a Romantic approach, and a desire to describe the intangible … Continue reading

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CD: Bent Sørensen – La Notte

Posted on February 23, 2013 by Denise

David Alberman, violin; Rolf Hind, piano BBC Symphony Orchestra, ensemble; Michael Schønwandt, conductor Released on Dacapo Records, 2013 Image: Digital photocollage by Denise Burt   The pieces on La Notte (Night) have themes such as the conscious and unconscious, entropy … Continue reading

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CD: Per Nørgård – Libra

Posted on July 9, 2012 by Denise

Danish National Vocal Ensemble; Fredrik Malmberg, conductor Stefan Östersjö, guitar; Adam Riis, tenor Released on Dacapo Records, 2012 Image: Graphic created with digital algorithm   The star-sign “Libra” is represented by the scales, and Nørgård’s cosmic vocal work Libra is … Continue reading

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CD: Michael Gordon – Timber

Posted on December 19, 2011 by Denise

Slagwerk Den Haag, percussion Released on Cantaloupe Music, 2011 Images: Vector drawing and wood prints by Denise Burt   Michael Gordon’s piece Timber is a percussion work and a meditation on travelling sounds and rhythm. The 6 musicians play on … Continue reading

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CD: David Lang – this was written by hand

Posted on October 5, 2011 by Denise

Andrew Zolinsky, piano Released on Cantaloupe Music, 2011 Image: Charcoal drawings by Denise Burt   David Lang wrote the piano piece this was written by hand with a pencil to see if the physical act of writing with a pencil … Continue reading

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CD: Vagn Holmboe – Chamber Music (I)

Posted on August 16, 2011 by Denise

Ensemble MidtVest Released on Dacapo Records, 2011 Image: Collage with gaffa tape on paper by Denise Burt   Nature’s eternal metamorphosis is a major theme in Holmboe’s works, the musical structure is constantly developing and creating new forms. Inspired by … Continue reading

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