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Arlene Sierra, Vol. 3: Butterflies Remember a Mountain / Various


Release Date: 11/16/2018 
Label:  Bridge   Catalog #: 9506  
Composer:  Arlene Sierra
Performer:  Leonard ElschenbroichNicola BenedettiAlexei GrynyukJesse Mills,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Horszowski TrioQuattro Mani
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Arlene Sierra, Vol. 3 presents chamber music composed over a sixteen year period (1997-2013), by the brilliant composer. An American composer based in London, Arlene Sierra writes music that takes its impetus from rich sources including military strategy, game theory, Darwinian evolution, and the natural world. Her music has been lauded for its “highly flexible and distinctive style” (The Guardian), and its “remarkable brilliance of color, rhythmic dexterity and playfulness” (NPR Classical). Declared “a name to watch” by BBC Music Magazine, Arlene Sierra is the subject of a critically-acclaimed series of portrait discs with Bridge Records. She has received fellowships from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, the MacDowell Colony and Read more the Tanglewood Music Festival, and has had portrait concerts at the Crush Room, Royal Opera House, London, the Yellow Barn Music Festival, Vermont and Columbia University’s Miller Theatre, New York. A Takemitsu Prize-winner and Latin GRAMMY nominee, Sierra has received commissions from BBC Radio 3 and the BBC Philharmonic, the New York Philharmonic, Seattle Symphony, Bremen Philharmonic Society, BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Albany Symphony, the Cheltenham, Huddersfield and Tanglewood Music Festivals, and many ensembles and soloists. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Butterflies Remember a Mountain by Arlene Sierra
Performer:  Leonard Elschenbroich (Cello), Nicola Benedetti (Violin), Alexei Grynyuk (Piano)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: England 
2.
Avian Mirrors by Arlene Sierra
Performer:  Jesse Mills (Violin), Raman Ramakrishnan (Cello)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: England 
3.
Truel by Arlene Sierra
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Horszowski Trio
Period: Contemporary 
Written: England 
4.
Counting-Out Rhyme by Arlene Sierra
Performer:  Raman Ramakrishnan (Cello), Rieko Aizawa (Piano)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: England 
5.
Of Risk and Memory by Arlene Sierra
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Quattro Mani
Period: Contemporary 
Written: England 

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