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Composer: Hosokawa, Toshio (b. 1955)

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Year of birth1955
June 2019
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BerlinEnsemble Musikfabrik & Peter Eötvös

Lachenmann, Hosokawa, Eötvös
Peter Eötvös; Ryoko Aoki; Mayumi Miyata; Ulrich Löffler; Helen Bledsoe

Los AngelesChristian Schmitt

Schumann, Hosokawa, Bach, Langlais, Pärt, Reger
Christian Schmitt, Organ

CologneFauré Quartett

Hosokawa, Schumann, Brahms
Fauré Quartett; Dirk Mommertz; Erika Geldsetzer; Sascha Frömbling


Duddell, Hosokawa, Grime, Watkins
Colin Currie; Huw Watkins

BaltimoreChristian Paquette, flute (Winner of the 2019 Yale Gordon Competition) Alan Woo, piano

Bach, Hosokawa, Schubert, Clarke, Waxman
Christian Paquette; Alan Woo
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Vibrant Hosokawa and Ravel but strangely muted Mahler

Simon Trpčeski gives us precision and delicacy in a magical Ravel Piano Concerto in G major; fine singing from Karen Cargill can't prevent Ticciati's Mahler 4 from falling flat.
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Karen Cargill shines in Les nuits d'été in Cleveland

  Ticciati also leads a moody "Meditation" by Hosokawa and a blazing Schumann "Rhenish" Symphony. 
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SCO’s study of Man and Nature

Scottish Chamber Orchestra's opening concert of Hosikawa's Harp Concerto and Mahler's Fourth was a study of man and nature. It also offered a welcome chance to hear mezzo Karen Cargill singing to her home crowd.
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The Raven is a riveting start to the NY Phil Biennial

  Conducted by Neal Goren, the musicians breathed across and blew notelessly into their instruments, creating layers of sounds that grew ever more intriguing as the repetition of the word “nevermore” grew ever more sinister.
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The Arditti Quartet turns 40 in style

Celebrating 40 years of championing the contemporary string quartet, the Arditti Quartet concluded a day-long marathon with six quartets from composers around the globe. Polished beyond belief, they gave mesmerising performances.
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