JazzLoft Home | Shopping Cart Shopping Cart | My Wish List | Customer Service

ARTIST NAME

ALBUM TITLE

LABEL

 
NewClassical → A Temperament for Angels  

Jazz
New Classical
Avant-Garde
Blues
Other Genres
All Categories
Vinyl Records

 Browse Labels


Sign up for our Email Newsletter & Subscriber Only Specials
GO


Payment Options
Checks & Money Orders
By Mail Accepted

Authorize.Net Merchant - Click to Verify  

Click for company profile


Follow us on Twitter

A Temperament for Angels

Artist: Michael Jon Fink
Michael Jon Fink - A Temperament for Angels CD
Label: Cold Blue
Regular Price: $14.95
On Sale For: $5.98 
Year: 2003
Format: CD

Quantity:   

E-mail this product to a friend E-mail this product to a friend

A Temperament for Angels (written in 1989 and fully revised for this recording in 2003) combines equal measures of beauty and grit in a powerful, kaleidoscopic, elusively shaped textural music that is compelling from its first quiet violin note (to its full sixteen voices of strings and electronic/sampled sounds and percussion) to its final shimmer of decaying cymbals. Often dark and moody, this music speaks in broad, chromatic harmonies and light, nearly detached single pitches, shuttling almost mobile-like between these extremes with a natural grace and sense of inevitability.

Reviewing a live performance: "A Temperament for Angels demonstrated … a complex system … producing dense, slowly changing sounds . . . atmospherically gloomy and harmonically quite subtle." —Keith Potter, Musical Times (London)

This recording features two of Los Angeles’s most noted new-music specialists and members of the celebrated chamber group The California EAR Unit: violinist Robin Lorentz and cellist Erika Duke-Kirkpatrick , each tracked multiple times.

ARTISTS
Robin Lorentz (violins); Erika Duke-Kirkpatrick (cellos); Jonathan Marmor (cymbals) Michael Jon Fink ( sampler keyboards, cymbals)
TRACKS
1. A Tenperament for Angels
See all titles featuring Michael Jon Fink






Product Rating: (0.00)   # of Ratings: 0   (Only registered customers can rate)

There are no comments for this product.

Powered by JAZZLOFT.COM Copyright 1999-2011. All Rights Reserved.