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COATES, G.: Symphony No. 15 / Cantata da Requiem / Transitions


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COATES, G.: Symphony No. 15 / Cantata da Requiem / Transitions

Gloria Coates is one of the most startlingly individual figures on the contemporary music scene, and the most prolific female symphonist in history. Her Symphony No. 15, the newest and most ambitious work on this recording, is subtitled Homage to Mozart, and is full of the otherworldly sounds and textures that have become Coates’s trademark. Transitions for chamber orchestra makes an interesting comparison with the Symphony. One can hear here the same overlay of glissandos and tonal chorales, but in a more stripped-down chamber context. Coates’s vocal music, such as her early work Cantata da Requiem, tends to be somewhat different, more lyrical and less concerned with masses of texture.

Coates, Gloria

  Symphony No. 15, "Homage to Mozart"
1.   I. Iridescences 00:08:01
2.   II. Puzzle Canon 00:08:32
3.   III. What Are Stars 00:05:46
  Cantata da Requiem, "WW II Poems for Peace"
4.   Aria: Junge Witwe (Young Widow) 00:05:26
5.   Recitative: BBC Weather Report 1942 - 00:00:29
6.   Aria: The Flying Bombers 00:02:09
7.   Recitative: Brief der Lehrerin Elfriede Birndorfer (Notes from a teacher Elfriede Birndorfer) - 00:01:19
8.   Aria: Rinne, Regen, Rinne (Run, Rain, Run) 00:02:30
9.   Aria: All These Dyings 00:04:05
10.   I. Illumination 00:08:08
11.   II. Mystical Plosives 00:04:56
12.   III. Dream Sequence 00:07:51

Total Playing Time: 00:59:12

Coates, Gloria

Boder, Michael; Heider, Werner

Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra

Ars Nova Nuremberg; Talisker Players

Dunn, Teri

Label: Naxos

Series: American Classics

Genre: Orchestral; Vocal

Period: Contemporary

Catalogue No: 8.559371

Barcode: 0636943937129

Physical Release: 12/2007

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