Catalogue No: 057151863X
Shop Product Code: 163897D
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Publisher: Faber Music
"Discovering a new composer requires (amongst many other psychological elements of adapting to their style, their orchestration) the patience - not of a saint - but of a genuine music lover; music in the strictest sense.
Thomas Ades exploded onto the map (my map) with this fantastical, symphonic texture. The so-called "techno" element of the third movement is not merely an attempt at inventiveness, whether modernist, or modern contemporary; it is a topical interpretation of such a limited, repetitive genre of popular music."
Rating: 30/11/2007 By: MARK ANTHONY