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Der Maler träumt for bariton and ensemble
world premiere
Christian Miedl (bariton)
ASKO- Schönberg Ensemble
Reinbert de Leeuw
October 29, 2011
Concertgebouw, Amsterdam

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Das GehegeHellen Kwon (soprano)
Dutch RPO, Edo de Waart
December 10, 2011, Concertgebouw

Fremdes Licht
Mojca Erdmann (soprano), Carlin Widmann (violin), Andreas Schablas (clarinet)
Dutch Radio CO, Michael Schønwandt
December 17, 2011, Concertgebouw

Quid est Deus
Elma van den Dool (sopran0), José Kamminga (alt), Alan Belk (tenor)Dutch RPO, Jaap van ZwedenJune 4, 2011, Concertgebouw

All tracks 256 kbs mp3 (no re-encoding)

Every once in a while Wolfgang Rihmwrites an avant-garde piece on a whim.But for him avant-gardedoesn't come from the heart,so the music is boring and grim.
Then, to prove he is not such a bore,Rihm produces a different score:With textures and colorsas luscious as Mahler's,he knows we'll be begging for more.

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