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mOOn Over tOwns / BOA Trio


Release Date: 11/13/2015 
Label:  Grappa   Catalog #: GRCD4428   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Evan GardnerSusanne SundforJarle BernhoftOle Henrik Moe,   ... 
Performer:  Boa
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boa
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 37 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

On their genre-defying debut album mOOn Over tOwns, the trio BOA interpret specially commissioned miniature compositions by a number of Norway"s leading composers and songwriters: Susanne Sundfør, Ole Henrik Moe Jr, Christian Wallumrød, Eivind Buene, Jenny Hval, Evan Gardner, Jarle Bernhoft, Hanne Hukkelberg and Morten Qvenild. The trio BOA was formed in 2006, and the current members of the ensemble are Tora Augestad (vocals), Morten Barrikmo (clarinets) and Tanja Orning (cello), all of whom are prominent and high-profile performers of contemporary music in Norway and abroad. All three musicians also have extensive experience playing classical music, jazz, pop and rock. - Grappa On their genre-defying debut album mOOn Over tOwns, the trio BOA interpret specially commissioned miniature compositions by a number of Norway"s leading composers and songwriters: Susanne Sundfør, Ole Henrik Moe Jr, Christian Wallumrød, Eivind Buene, Jenny Hval, Evan Gardner, Jarle Bernhoft, Hanne Hukkelberg and Morten Qvenild. The trio BOA was formed in 2006, and the current members of the ensemble are Tora Augestad (vocals), Morten Barrikmo (clarinets) and Tanja Orning (cello), all of whom are prominent and high-profile performers of contemporary music in Norway and abroad. All three musicians also have extensive experience playing classical music, jazz, pop and rock. - Grappa Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
mOOn Over tOwns mOOn, for voice, clarinet, cello & keyboard by Evan Gardner
Performer:  Boa ()
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boa
Period: Contemporary 
Length: 3 Minutes 38 Secs. 
2.
Last thoughts at the stake, for voice, clarinet, cello & keyboard by Susanne Sundfor
Performer:  Boa ()
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boa
Period: Contemporary 
Length: 3 Minutes 27 Secs. 
3.
Dragons, for voice, clarinet, cello & keyboard by Jarle Bernhoft
Performer:  Boa ()
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boa
Period: Contemporary 
Length: 4 Minutes 3 Secs. 
4.
Red soled souls, for voice, clarinet, cello & keyboard by Ole Henrik Moe
Performer:  Boa ()
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boa
Period: Contemporary 
Length: 4 Minutes 14 Secs. 
5.
L'Estrema Thule, for voice, clarinet, cello & piano by Hanne Hukkelberg
Performer:  Boa ()
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boa
Period: Contemporary 
Length: 3 Minutes 51 Secs. 
6.
Engines in the city, for voice, clarinet, cello & keyboard by Jenny Hval
Performer:  Boa ()
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boa
Period: Contemporary 
Length: 3 Minutes 22 Secs. 
7.
Sonet of a broken 78 (or a fairytale), for voice, clarinet, cello & keyboard by Morten Qvenild
Performer:  Boa ()
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boa
Period: Contemporary 
Length: 4 Minutes 19 Secs. 
8.
brIght, for voice, clarinet, cello & keyboard by Evan Gardner
Performer:  Boa ()
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boa
Period: Contemporary 
Length: 3 Minutes 0 Secs. 
9.
Stay, for voice, clarinet, cello & keyboard by Eivind Buene
Performer:  Boa ()
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boa
Period: Contemporary 
Length: 3 Minutes 57 Secs. 
10.
Drief Bream, for voice, clarinet, cello & keyboard by Christian Wallumrod
Performer:  Boa ()
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boa
Period: Contemporary 
Length: 3 Minutes 11 Secs. 

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