Lansky — Horizons

Paul Lansky — Horizons Horizons opens as a tick-tocking metronomic trio of piano, cello and percussion. It’s one of the instances on the record where Lansky’s background in electronic music surfaces: matrices of woodblock and vibraphone wall in piano...

Landegham – Sohum & Shakti

Landegham – Sohum & Shakti (1999) Instrumentation: ● Two 5-octave marimbas Duration: 17 minutes Note: Sohum & Shakti is a seldomly performed two movement marimba duet. The first movement brings listeners into a world that oscillates between bright colors and...

Kato – The Last Dance

Daiki Kato – The Last Dance (2015) Instrumentation: ● 5-octave marimba ● 3 resonant metals ● 3 non-resonant metals ● 4 drums (bongo, conga, tom) ● Hand percussion (djembe, cajon, conga) ● Kickdrum ● Wind chimes or rain stick Duration: 7 minutes Composer’s Note: I...

Kagel — Dressur

Kagel — Dressur Composer: Mauricio Kagel Title: Dressur Instrumentation: Wooden instruments Approx. Length: 30’ Description: Theatrical chamber work for three percussionists, to counteract the 20th century trend toward auditory experiences, Kagel writes for absurd and...

Jalbert — Klang

Jalbert — Klang Pierre Jalbert: Klang Instrumentation: 2 pianos and 1 percussion Duration: 13 minutes World Premiere: Klang was written specifically for the piano duo Quattro Mani along with percussionist David Colson. Program Notes: The title refers to the word...