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At the forefront of contemporary music for over six decades, Thea Musgrave is one of the leading composers of her generation. She has conducted many of her own pieces on both sides of the Atlantic. Her vividly imaginative and well-crafted scores resonate with audiences worldwide. Fellow composer Judith Weir has astutely ascribed Musgrave's exceptionally rich and varied catalogue of works to 'a capacity for constant self-renewal combined with a shrewd awareness of what is currently happening in musical style.' This release features three of Musgrave's works- Phoenix Rising (1997), Loch Ness- A Post Card from Scotland (2012), and Poets in Love (2009). Each of these works is receiving here it's world premiere recording.
At the forefront of contemporary music for over six decades, Thea Musgrave is one of the leading composers of her generation. She has conducted many of her own pieces on both sides of the Atlantic. Her vividly imaginative and well-crafted scores resonate with audiences worldwide. Fellow composer Judith Weir has astutely ascribed Musgrave's exceptionally rich and varied catalogue of works to 'a capacity for constant self-renewal combined with a shrewd awareness of what is currently happening in musical style.' This release features three of Musgrave's works- Phoenix Rising (1997), Loch Ness- A Post Card from Scotland (2012), and Poets in Love (2009). Each of these works is receiving here it's world premiere recording.
5020926037220
Musgrave / Trodden / Takenouchi - Phoenix Rising

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Format: CD
Label: LYR
Rel. Date: 11/02/2018
UPC: 5020926037220

Phoenix Rising
Artist: Musgrave / Trodden / Takenouchi
Format: CD
New: In Stock $20.99
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DISC: 1

1. Musgrave, Thea - Classical Composer
2. Track 2
3. Phoenix Rising 00:21:05
4. Track 4
5. Loch Ness - a Postcard from Scotland 00:10:25
6. Poets in Love
7. Track 7
8. Nos. 1-4 00:08:16
9. Track 9
10. Nos. 5-7 00:06:03
11. Track 11
12. Nos. 8-11 00:06:16
13. Track 13
14. Nos. 12-17 00:10:42

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At the forefront of contemporary music for over six decades, Thea Musgrave is one of the leading composers of her generation. She has conducted many of her own pieces on both sides of the Atlantic. Her vividly imaginative and well-crafted scores resonate with audiences worldwide. Fellow composer Judith Weir has astutely ascribed Musgrave's exceptionally rich and varied catalogue of works to 'a capacity for constant self-renewal combined with a shrewd awareness of what is currently happening in musical style.' This release features three of Musgrave's works- Phoenix Rising (1997), Loch Ness- A Post Card from Scotland (2012), and Poets in Love (2009). Each of these works is receiving here it's world premiere recording.
        
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