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British Music Collection - Harrison Birtwistle

John Harle (saxaphone), Paul Clarvis (percussion), Hakan Hardenberger (trumpet), Christine Whittlesey (soprano)

Cleveland Orchestra, BBC Symphony Orchestra, BBC Philharmonic, Ensemble Inter Contemporain, Christoph von Dohnanyi, Andrew Davis, Pierre Boulez

2 Presto CDs


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Birtwistle: Tragoedia

Work length20:35
  • Ensemble Intercontemporain
  • Pierre Boulez


Track length1:38


Track length2:15

Episodion: Strophe I - Anapaest I

Track length3:49

Antistrophe I

Track length1:34


Track length2:23

Episodion: Strophe II - Anapaest II

Track length3:50

Antistrophe II

Track length2:21


Track length2:45

Birtwistle: Five Distances

Work length13:57
  • Ensemble Intercontemporain
  • Pierre Boulez

Birtwistle: Three Settings of Celan

Work length13:37
  • Christine Whittlesey (soprano)
  • Ensemble Intercontemporain
  • Pierre Boulez

1. White And Light

Track length5:12

2. Night

Track length3:33

3. Tenebrae

Track length4:52

Birtwistle: Secret Theatre

Work length27:54
  • Ensemble Intercontemporain
  • Pierre Boulez

Birtwistle: Endless Parade

Work length19:27
  • Håkan Hardenberger (trumpet), Paul Patrick (vibraphone)
  • BBC Philharmonic
  • Elgar Howarth

Birtwistle: Panic

Work length18:25
  • John Harle (saxophone), Paul Clarvis (percussion)
  • BBC Symphony Orchestra
  • Sir Andrew Davis

Birtwistle: Earth Dances

Work length36:52
  • Cleveland Orchestra
  • Christoph von Dohnányi