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Brady: Symphony no 3 "Atacama" / Bradyworks, Ensemble Vivavoce

Brady / Bradyworks / Vivavoce
Release Date: 02/26/2013 
Label:  Atma Classique   Catalog #: 2676   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Tim Brady
Performer:  Tim Brady
Conductor:  Peter Schubert
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BradyworksVivavoce
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Atacama Symphony No. 3 is a new work by Montreal-born composer Tim Brady performed by Bradyworks, VivaVoce Vocal Ensemble, and the composer himself at the electric guitar. The composer’s initial inspiration for the piece was a book of poems by Chilean-born poet Elías Letelier – a text that evokes “the political terror of the Pinochet era in Chile, but uses striking metaphors of hope and love in the midst of the nightmare of torture and disappearances,” says Brady.

Tim Brady has worked as a composer, guitarist, and producer of new music since 1980. He has written more than 100 works including operas, symphonies, and many compositions for electric guitar. Brady is currently the composer-in-residence with the Orchestre
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Works on This Recording

Symphony no 3 "Atacama" by Tim Brady
Performer:  Tim Brady (Electric Guitar)
Conductor:  Peter Schubert
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bradyworks,  Vivavoce

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