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Shadow Etchings: New Music for Flute


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Based on Stratis Minakakis' "Skiagrafies", SHADOW ETCHINGS demonstrates Orlando Cela's ingenious ability to navigate complexities of postmodernism in chamber music and the avant garde with this rich recording of flute and piccolo treasures for the curious ear. Operating with a creative vision inspired by Frederic Chopin that “simplicity is the final achievement,” Cela invites the listener on a journey of experimental music beginning with Besingrand’s “Le soupir du roseau dans les bras du vent” in which the flutist explores the unexpected possibilities for creating sound with his instrument. Cela furthers the investigation with “Winter Variations,” by Lou Bunk (“featuring John Cage”), investigating, too, the possible extremes in lower dynamics. In Robert Gross’ “Variations on a Schenker Graph of Gesualdo,” Cela challenges the listener to decipher what is real from what is imagined. Dana Kaufman’s “Hang Down Your Head,” is the most ethnographic work on the recording, alluding to an ambiguous folk setting. It could be Nebraska; it could be Mars. The minimalism in composition lets the listener decide as Cela’s flawless delivery leads the way. Shadow Etchings is unapologetically unconventional yet simultaneously accessible to even the untrained ear. If you are looking to expand your horizons, this is the place to start.
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Item number RR7982
Barcode 636160195906
Release date 2/9/2018
Category Classical Music
Label RAVELLO
Media type COMPACT DISC
Number of units 1
Performers
Classical Artist Cela, Orlando
Disc: 1
Le soupir du roseau dans les bras du vent00:09:00
1 Le soupir du roseau dans les bras du vent 00:08:56 Cela, Orlando
Winter Variations00:12:00
2 Winter Variations 00:12:25 Cela, Orlando Cela, Orlando Etedgee, Sivan
Variations on a Schenker Graph of Gesualdo00:08:00
3 Variations on a Schenker Graph of Gesualdo 00:08:09 Cela, Orlando
Hang Down Your Head00:06:00
4 Hang Down Your Head 00:05:40 Cela, Orlando
Skiagrafies II00:10:00
5 Skiagrafies II: I. Sombras 00:01:35 Minakakis, Stratis Cela, Orlando
6 Skiagrafies II: II. Rastros 00:04:27 Minakakis, Stratis Cela, Orlando
7 Skiagrafies II: III. Tercer espacio 00:03:31 Minakakis, Stratis Cela, Orlando
A Turning Inwards00:12:00
8 A Turning Inwards 00:12:08 Cela, Orlando
Self-Portrait00:06:00
9 Self-portrait 00:06:16 Cela, Orlando
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