CDFundación BBVA-NEOS Collection

Musica Viva Festival 2008

Works by
Karlheinz Stockhausen, Karl Amadeus Hartmann, Aribert Reimann, Jörg Widmann, Matthias Pintscher, Iannis Xenakis, James Dillon, Beat Furrer, Giacinto Scelsi, Chaya Czernowin, Kaija Saariaho, Liza Lim, Ver todos

Performers
Nicolas Hodges, Marisol Montalvo, Experimentalstudio des SWR, Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks, Deutsche Radio Philharmonie, Emilio Pomàrico, Christoph Poppen

Arts > Music and Opera

The Musica Viva festival, promoted and coordinated since 2002 by the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra, is intended as a showcase for the best musical creation and compositional talent of our times. The six discs making up this set, the latest addition to the NEOS-Fundación BBVA Collection, capture the full spirit of the festival in its 2008 edition.

Perfomances by:
Symphonieorchester des Beyerischen Rundfunks
Deutsche Radio Philharmonie Saarbrücken Kaiserslautern
WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln
Chor Und Symphonieorchester Des Bayerischen Rundfunks
Ensemble Courage
Ensemble Sheik Ahmad Al Tuni
Trio Chemirani

Contents:

CD Audio:

CD 1
Kharlheinz Stockhausen

Mixtur 2003
1. Forward version (29:04)
2. Retrograde version (29:37)

Total time: 58:42

CD 2
Karl Amadeus Hartmann
Symphonie L’oeuvre‹ [1937/38] (22:39)
1. Satz: Toccata variata (11:22)
2. Satz: Adagio (11:17)

Aribert Reimann
3. Cantus (15:32)

Jörg Widmann
4. Armónica (13:13)

Matthias Pintscher
5. Hérodiade-Fragmente (19:46)

Total time: 71:12

CD 3
Iannis Xenakis

1. Antikhthon (19:23)

James Dillon
2. La navette (19:17)

Beat Furrer
3. Konzert für clavier und orchester (16:45)

Giacinto Scelsi
Uaxuctum (18:08)
4. I (05:36)
5. II (03:39)
6. III (02:47)
7. IV (02:47)
8. V (03:59)

Total time: 73:36

CD 4
Chaya Czernowin

Pilgerfahrten
1. Part A (09:47)
2. Part B (16:53)
3. Part C (21:53)

Total time: 48:34

CD 5
Kaija Saariaho

1-2. Vent Nocturne (22:50)
1. I (08:09)
2. II (14:41)

Liza Lim
4. Ochred String (12:45)

Rebecca Saunders
5. Blue and Gray (10:10)

Adriana Hölszky
6. Countdown (31:40)

Total time: 69:20

CD 6
Traditional Music From Egypt and Persia
1-2. Songs of the sufis (29:34)
1. Improvisation 1 (14:17)
2. Improvisation 2 (15:17)

3-6. Persian Drummers (31:51)
3. Tchai Kuneh (10:43)
4. Fada (08:59)
5. Tappeh (08:08)
6. Molla Nasrdin (04:01)

Total time: 61:28