Wavesongs / Alexander Baillie - cello ; Andrew Ball - piano.
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Featuring an outstanding and virtuoso cello & piano duo, long committed to contemporary music, this recording showcases works by six composers at the forefront of British music and includes Crosse's profound and majestic Wavesongs.
"This is an excellent showcase of British compositional talent and an effective antidote for anyone who thinks contemporary music has either gone soft or remains stubbornly modernist, neither of which is the case." -- The Strad 1994
Duration: 78 min.
Contents note: Three enigmas / Colin Matthews -- Doves figary / Michael Finnissy -- Sonata / Alexander Goehr -- Sleep on... / Mark-Anthony Turnage -- Echo II / Roger Smalley -- Wavesongs / Gordon Crosse.
This product forms part of the following series: NMC artists series.
Booklet includes programme notes.
Capture session: Recorded at All Saints Church, Petersham, on 14-16th November, 1992.
Recording level: DDD
Performers: Alexander Baillie (violonello) ; Andrew Ball (piano).
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