Terry Riley Archive
Eighty Trips Around the Sun: Music by and for Terry Riley is a celebration of that great composer-pianist Terry Riley, bringing together a collection of his compositions for solo and duo piano spanning fifty years, from his twelve-tone Two Pieces to his free-wheeling Be Kind to One Another. This set also includes eight tribute pieces […]
A program of music by the American minimalist composer Terry Riley, newly arranged with a jazz trio and more. TERRY RILEY: Four Four Three – Ragazze Quartet/ Slagwerk den Haag/ Kapok – Channel Classics CCS 37816, 57:30 (6/10/16) ****: The first 3/4 of this unusual CD features Riley’s original work of over 50 years ago, […]
TERRY RILEY : Sunrise of the Planetary Dream Collector; One Earth, One People, One Love; Cry of a Lady; G Song; Lacrymosa; Remembering Kevin; Cadenza on the Night Plain – Kronos Quartet – Nonesuch
Must-have collection of music by the man who created minimalism.
Yet another recorded entry on one of the seminal works of the minimalist movement.
Interesting but even outdoes Steve Reich in repetition.
MASON BATES: “Stereo is King” = Stereo is King; Observer in the Magellanic Cloud; Difficult Bamboo; Terrycloth Troposphere; String Band; White Lies for Lomax – Mason Bates, electronica/Chanticleer/Musicians from the Chicago Sym. Orch./The Claremont Trio/Tania Stavreva, p. – Innova
Very interesting and diverse work kind of hooks you to this name you should know.
Those listeners who are fans of electronica, experimental rock and new music will probably be bowled over by this interpretation of In C.