Category Archives: Modern Composition

Daniel Bjarnason ~ Collider

We’ve been fans of Daniel Bjarnason from the start, and with each new release, he’s continued to cement our initial reaction.  Collider is a spectacular album, collecting compositions from the artist’s “American period,” initially written for ensembles in Cincinnati and Los Angeles and

Daniel Bjarnason ~ Collider

We’ve been fans of Daniel Bjarnason from the start, and with each new release, he’s continued to cement our initial reaction.  Collider is a spectacular album, collecting compositions from the artist’s “American period,” initially written for ensembles in Cincinnati and Los Angeles and

Lost Tribe Series Launch

Last month we showcased the new subscription series from Lost Tribe Sound.  This month, the two premiere releases were unveiled to the public.  The first is a lovely collaboration between Gavin Miller and Aaron Martin, and the second is a charity compilation

Lost Tribe Series Launch

Last month we showcased the new subscription series from Lost Tribe Sound.  This month, the two premiere releases were unveiled to the public.  The first is a lovely collaboration between Gavin Miller and Aaron Martin, and the second is a charity compilation

Jessica Moss ~ Entanglement

Constellation’s great season continues with the release of Jessica Moss‘ Entanglement, another stellar album from an artist whose solo work has now surpassed her collaborative work.  Her fall tour has already begun and will continue through mid-December, as she unveils her video work

Jessica Moss ~ Entanglement

Constellation’s great season continues with the release of Jessica Moss‘ Entanglement, another stellar album from an artist whose solo work has now surpassed her collaborative work.  Her fall tour has already begun and will continue through mid-December, as she unveils her video work

Rhian Sheehan ~ A Quiet Divide

More than a dozen guest stars perform on Rhian Sheehan‘s lush opus A Quiet Divide, which straddles multiple genres, from ambient to post-rock to modern composition.  I’ve been a fan of the New Zealand composer ever since he offered a tiny music

Rhian Sheehan ~ A Quiet Divide

More than a dozen guest stars perform on Rhian Sheehan‘s lush opus A Quiet Divide, which straddles multiple genres, from ambient to post-rock to modern composition.  I’ve been a fan of the New Zealand composer ever since he offered a tiny music

Various Artists ~ We Stayed The Path That Fell To Shadow

Lost Tribe Sound has been relatively quiet in 2018, but they’re about to return with a vengeance.  The new subscription series We Stayed The Path That Fell To Shadow includes four LPs, four CDs and some digital perks as well as early

Various Artists ~ We Stayed The Path That Fell To Shadow

Lost Tribe Sound has been relatively quiet in 2018, but they’re about to return with a vengeance.  The new subscription series We Stayed The Path That Fell To Shadow includes four LPs, four CDs and some digital perks as well as early

Klangriket ~ Tjärn

A chilling mist quickly dissipates, revealing a sweet surround. Often an EP carries a weight that its longer-format sibling cannot bear. Where an LP usually requires variety and/or a sense of development to hold attention, an EP can concisely state

Klangriket ~ Tjärn

A chilling mist quickly dissipates, revealing a sweet surround. Often an EP carries a weight that its longer-format sibling cannot bear. Where an LP usually requires variety and/or a sense of development to hold attention, an EP can concisely state

V/A ~ The Sea at the End of Her String (Exclusive Stream!)

Three female artists, one label, one record, one tour.  The Sea at the End of Her String tour starts Thursday and is partnered with this limited vinyl EP, containing new music from Resina, Shida Shahabi and Emilie Levienaise-Farrouch, all of whom

V/A ~ The Sea at the End of Her String (Exclusive Stream!)

Three female artists, one label, one record, one tour.  The Sea at the End of Her String tour starts Thursday and is partnered with this limited vinyl EP, containing new music from Resina, Shida Shahabi and Emilie Levienaise-Farrouch, all of whom