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Music for Harp Quartet / Adria Harp Quartet


Release Date: 04/06/2018 
Label:  Tactus   Catalog #: 960003  
Composer:  Massimiliano MessieriCarlo TenanMario PagottoFrancesco Pavan,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Adria Harp Quartet
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

No other instrument but the harp reminds us so strongly of inscrutable prehistories, remote civilizations and ancestral mythologies. Such an apodictic claim can be easily questioned. However, its opinable nature urges us to explore all the creative possibilities of the harp, which are embedded in this handful of new compositions for harp quartet. This adds to the quality of the discographic work - seven original compositions, specifically commissioned and recorded for the first time ever. The new music is performed by the Adria Harp Quartet, an ensemble born and raised precisely with the specific peculiarity of the study of the interpretation of new compositions of the contemporary Italian scenario, with the clear intent to search with all Read more means made available by the new languages (electronic and interactive supports alongside the latest techniques devised for the harp), paths still unexplored, making use of the distinctive characteristics of this fascinating instrument. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Hot Strings II by Massimiliano Messieri
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Adria Harp Quartet
Period: Contemporary 
Written: Italy 
2.
Jeux de bleu by Carlo Tenan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Adria Harp Quartet
Period: Contemporary 
Written: Italy 
3.
Echi dalla notte by Mario Pagotto
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Adria Harp Quartet
Period: Contemporary 
Written: Italy 
4.
Isle.4 by Francesco Pavan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Adria Harp Quartet
Period: Contemporary 
Written: Italy 
5.
Awakening by Nicola Baroni
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Adria Harp Quartet
Period: Contemporary 
Written: Italy 
6.
Hosiu by Claudio Scannavini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Adria Harp Quartet
Period: Contemporary 
Written: Italy 
7.
Land by Massimiliano Messieri
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Adria Harp Quartet
Period: Contemporary 
Written: Italy 

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