Posts Tagged: Gareth Davis

Sound Propositions: Rutger Zuydervelt

Machinefabriek ~ Sahara Mixtape Machinefabriek ~ With Voices Rutger Zuydervelt / Gareth Davis ~ Sileen II These three new works from Rutger Zuydervelt (better known as Machinefabriek) are each so singular, so utterly distinct from one another while retaining the

Sound Propositions: Rutger Zuydervelt

Machinefabriek ~ Sahara Mixtape Machinefabriek ~ With Voices Rutger Zuydervelt / Gareth Davis ~ Sileen II These three new works from Rutger Zuydervelt (better known as Machinefabriek) are each so singular, so utterly distinct from one another while retaining the

Aidan Baker & Gareth Davis ~ Invisible Cities

Aidan Baker & Gareth Davis have been known to make a great racket in their respective (and multiple) bands, but don’t expect that here.  Invisible Cities is an album of coiled restraint that seems ever on the brink of eruption.  In the

Aidan Baker & Gareth Davis ~ Invisible Cities

Aidan Baker & Gareth Davis have been known to make a great racket in their respective (and multiple) bands, but don’t expect that here.  Invisible Cities is an album of coiled restraint that seems ever on the brink of eruption.  In the

A-Sun Amissa ~ You Stood Up For Victory, We Stood Up For Less

This is a new species of beast.  A-Sun Amissa has drastically thickened its sound since Desperate in Her Heavy Sleep.  On the new album, the tracks are longer, the hope seems dimmer, the atmosphere has changed from filtered light to fog.

A-Sun Amissa ~ You Stood Up For Victory, We Stood Up For Less

This is a new species of beast.  A-Sun Amissa has drastically thickened its sound since Desperate in Her Heavy Sleep.  On the new album, the tracks are longer, the hope seems dimmer, the atmosphere has changed from filtered light to fog.

ACL 2012: Top Ten Modern Composition

The Modern Composition genre is the heir to the Classical: music composed for piano, brass, strings or orchestra.  One might expect to encounter these artists in churches and other resonant spaces designed for full musical palettes and rich timbral shades.

ACL 2012: Top Ten Modern Composition

The Modern Composition genre is the heir to the Classical: music composed for piano, brass, strings or orchestra.  One might expect to encounter these artists in churches and other resonant spaces designed for full musical palettes and rich timbral shades.

Gareth Davis & Francis-Marie Uitti ~ Terra Incognita

Wist Books’ Book Report Series is a great idea that keeps proving itself anew with every installment.  The series takes pocket-sized paperbacks from the Penguin Mini Modern Classics series and adds wraparound covers and CD3″s.  Voila ~ instant soundtracks!  The scoring of

Gareth Davis & Francis-Marie Uitti ~ Terra Incognita

Wist Books’ Book Report Series is a great idea that keeps proving itself anew with every installment.  The series takes pocket-sized paperbacks from the Penguin Mini Modern Classics series and adds wraparound covers and CD3″s.  Voila ~ instant soundtracks!  The scoring of

Gareth Davis & Frances-Marie Uitti ~ Gramercy

How can musicians move music forward?  By inventing new instruments – a tricky proposition – or learning to play old instruments in new ways.  Gareth Davis & Frances-Marie Uitti take the latter path on Gramercy.  Davis is billed as a “clarinet abuser”,

Gareth Davis & Frances-Marie Uitti ~ Gramercy

How can musicians move music forward?  By inventing new instruments – a tricky proposition – or learning to play old instruments in new ways.  Gareth Davis & Frances-Marie Uitti take the latter path on Gramercy.  Davis is billed as a “clarinet abuser”,