Ensemble Hodos plays Philip Corner, volume 1 //

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Recorded in Poitiers
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Saturday, March 16, 2013
  • 1. Two-Part Monologues, N° 2 (1957) (03:19)
  • 2. Pieces for String Instruments, N°7 (1958) (22:44)
  • 3. Two-Part Monologues, N°3 (1957) (05:19)
  • 4. 148 Equal Measures (Late 50s) (07:35)

Pierre-Antoine Badaroux – Alto Saxophone, Artistic direction
Félicie Bazelaire – Cello
Sébastien Beliah – Double-bass, Artistic direction
Fidel Fourneyron – Trombone
Antonin Gerbal – Percussion
Hannes Lingens – Percussion & Accordion
Roméo Monteiro – Percussion
Brice Pichard – Trumpet
Eve Risser – Piano
Joris Rühl – Clarinets

Lifework: A Unity – Ensemble Hodos plays Philip Corner presents a retrospective of the American composer Philip Corner's work. This is a prolifi musician rich of eclectic experience, reinforced by his close link with John Cage, Olivier Messiaen, James Tenney, Javanese gamelan, Korean calligraphy, and improvised music. His work is organized chronologically and thematically in fie parts, which have been used as frame for the work of the Ensemble Hodos. This record is the documentation of the fist period of Philip Corner's work