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Two Choral Works with Orchestra Two Choral Works with Orchestra
A member of the historical continuity of American modernist composers, Hannay was the recipient of numerous distinctions and awards. This disc includes Hannay’s Requiem (1961) for orchestra, chorus and soprano soloist, based on a text by Walt Whitman. This is an important work from a historical perspective and is one of only a handful of truly American requiems. Also included on the disc is his ground-breaking anti-Vietnam work Saying...more
Architecture in Sound - Volume Two Architecture in Sound - Volume Two

The second of these two discs, ARCHITECTURE IN SOUND VOLUME TWO, presents eight of his electronic works composed between 1966 and 1980. An innovative and richly eclectic collection, the music found on this disc draws its inspiration from popular music and jazz, and also from the contemporary classical idioms.

Each of these compositions helps to define and articulate the field of electronic music . The opening work, AMERICA SING!, comb...more

Architecture in Sound - Volume One Architecture in Sound - Volume One
Aucourant is proud to be the publisher of two  important CDs of electronic music by American composer Roger Hannay. A senior member of the community of avant-garde composers, Hannay was the recipient of numerous distinctions and awards. The first of these two discs, ARCHITECTURE IN SOUND VOLUME ONE, presents seven of his electronic works composed between 1970 and 1982. Among them are the virtuoso work Pied Piper for clarinet and tape, the beautiful Elegy for viola and tape and t...more
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Poesis Athesis Poesis Athesis
Poesis Athesis marks the debut release on Lens Records from internationally acclaimed composer Robert Scott Thompson. Having originally worked together in t...more
Blue Day Blue Day

Blue Day is one of the finest of Robert\'s ambient discs. Stylistically related to The Silent Shore and <...more

On the Keyboard ~ Piano Works of Joji Yuasa On the Keyboard ~ Piano Works of Joji Yuasa
The first recording of the complete works for solo piano - packaged in a special slip cover case.

Among all the kinds of instruments, I am partic...more
a/break machinations a/break machinations
a/break machinations fractures, re-sequences, and otherwise manipulates a single drum break, touching on several of electronic music's finest traditions, su...more
Sidereal (Continuous) Sidereal (Continuous)
The incomprehensibly vast distances of intergalactic space are continuously permeated by a subtle auditory ambience of shifting drones, ...more

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