Archive for April, 2011

Classical New Releases @ KWUR, March 2011 Edition

Saturday, April 2nd, 2011

Short & sweet for new classical CDs at KWUR last month, because all of them are from one label, ECM New Series:

(1) Trio Mediaeval: "A Worcester Ladymass" (ECM New Series 2166)

(2) Robert Schumann: Kreisleriana (first edition, 1838) / Heinz Holliger: Partita (1999), with pianist Alexander Lonquich (ECM New Series 2104)

(3) Giya Kancheli: "Themes from the Songbook", with Dino Saluzzi (bandoneon), Gidon Kremer (violin) and Andrei Pushkarev (vibraphone) (ECM New Series 2188)

(4) Erkki-Sven Tüür: "Strata" – Symphony No. 6 ("Strata", 2007), No?sis (Concerto for clarinet, violin and orchestra; 2005), with Jörg Widmann (clarinet), Carolin Widmann (violin), and the Nordic Symphony Orchestra; Anu Tali, conductor (ECM New Series 2040)

As always, thanks for reading.