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Rupa-khandha / Los Angeles Percussion Quartet [CD & Blu-ray Audio]

Release Date: 03/27/2012 
Label:  Sono Luminus   Catalog #: 92150  
Composer:  Eric GuinivanSean HeimJoseph PereiraJeffrey Holmes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Los Angeles Percussion Quartet
Number of Discs: 2 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

This selection is a 2-disc set, containing an audio-only (i.e., with no video content) Blu-ray disc playable only on Blu-ray players as well as a standard CD.

Sono Luminus is proud to release this first major studio release by the Los Angeles Percussion Quartet, Rupa-khandha, as it promises a fantastic listening experience. As one of the new percussion recordings produced in surround sound, the listener is placed among a sonic landscape of sublime, visceral, and exotic percussion instruments, with the full force of the quartet’s technique and artistry applied in interpreting four evocative, award-winning, and never before recorded works. Considering the combination of hundreds of individual instrumental colors and the
Read more LAPQ’s formidable talent, Rupa-khandha promises to be among the most sophisticated and aurally stunning recordings of percussion chamber music.
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Works on This Recording

Ritual Dances by Eric Guinivan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Los Angeles Percussion Quartet
Rupa-khandha by Sean Heim
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Los Angeles Percussion Quartet
Repoussè by Joseph Pereira
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Los Angeles Percussion Quartet
Occasus by Jeffrey Holmes
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Los Angeles Percussion Quartet

Sound Samples

Ritual Dances: I. Processional
Ritual Dances: II. Circle Dance
Ritual Dances: III. Sparrow Dance
Ritual Dances: IV. Parasol Dance
Ritual Dances: V. Sword Dance
Repousse: I. Volume
Repousse: II. Gouache
Repousse: III. Impasto
Repousse: IV. Monochrome

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