Founded in 1964 as a budget classical label, Nonesuch has developed into a label that records critically acclaimed music across a wide range of genres. Numerous recordings of music by contemporary composers including John Adams, Philip Glass and Steve Reich have been released on the label, whilst other releases from artists such as Richard Goode focus on the classical repertoire of Bach and Beethoven.
Further Reading: Nonesuch
The first in Matt's more self-indulgent, pretentiously titled Tangents series of articles. Join him back in 1989, for a sunday encounter with New York's finest improvisers at a rep theatre in the east midlands.