Varèse: Offrandes / Intégrales / Octandre / Ecuatoria

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Although his output was limited, Edgar Varèse is counted among the most influential of early 20th-century composers, among the first to use electronic materials in Western art music. The Christian Science Monitor called this collection “an excellent profile of the music of Varèse, written at the height of his creative power.”

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The CD of this album is available to purchase at ArkivMusic.

Although his output was limited, Edgar Varèse is counted among the most influential of early 20th-century composers, among the first to use electronic materials in Western art music. The Christian Science Monitor called this collection “an excellent profile of the music of Varèse, written at the height of his creative power.”

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71269

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Jan DeGaetani
Contemporary Chamber Ensemble
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MUSICIANS
Jan de Gaetani, mezzo-soprano
Thomas Paul, bass
The Contemporary Chamber Ensemble
Arthur Weisberg, conductor

 

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    The CD of this album is available to purchase at ArkivMusic.

    Although his output was limited, Edgar Varèse is counted among the most influential of early 20th-century composers, among the first to use electronic materials in Western art music. The Christian Science Monitor called this collection “an excellent profile of the music of Varèse, written at the height of his creative power.”

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    MUSICIANS
    Jan de Gaetani, mezzo-soprano
    Thomas Paul, bass
    The Contemporary Chamber Ensemble
    Arthur Weisberg, conductor

     

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