Modern Composition

Solo Piano - Notebook Volume 2

Chilly Gonzales

Genre Classical Cat no. EBR517

The highly anticipated Notebook Volume 2 from Gonzales, complements Notebook Volume 1, containing eight more pieces from the famous album Solo Piano, plus 3 previously unreleased pieces.

Naked City

John Zorn

Label If Genre Modern Composition Cat no. if34

Regularly hailed as one the most important composers of the late 20th century, John Zorn is comfortable at the helm of an ensemble, as improviser on an array of instruments, and as a bold...

Race to Zero

John Matthias and Jay Auborn

Released 19/05/17 Label Village Green Genre Modern Composition Cat no. vglp013

Race To Zero is the new album by musician and composer John Matthias and producer, musician and composer Jay Auborn via Village Green. The album's starting point was a series of acoustic ...

Released 19/05/17 Label Village Green Genre Modern Composition Cat no. vgcd013

Race To Zero is the new album by musician and composer John Matthias and producer, musician and composer Jay Auborn via Village Green. The album's starting point was a series of acoustic ...

Slow Vessels

Ian William Craig

Released 05/05/17 Label 130701 Genre Modern Composition Cat no. lp1326

Following the widespread critical acclaim of his recent Centres album (July 2016), Vancouver-based vocalist / composer Ian William Craig returns with Slow Vessels, an album-length EP rele...

The Music of Gurdjieff / de Hartmann

Thomas de Hartmann

Released 29/04/17 Label Light In The Attic Genre Modern Composition Cat no. lita158lp

Limited to 1,000 copies. First ever vinyl reissue, includes 7 bonus pieces never before on vinyl. Audio restored and remastered from the original analog master tapes. New art featured on ...

A Perfect Blind

Drøne

Released 29/04/17 Genre Modern Composition Cat no. prlp3

This is a Record Store Day 2017 item. It will be available to purchase from our stores from 8am 22nd April. Remaining stock will be available to purchase from this page at 00.01 29th April.

Reich: Sextet, Clapping Music, Music for Pieces of Wood

LSO Percussion Ensemble

Released 29/04/17 Genre Modern Composition Cat no. lso5073lp

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Les Ondes Silencieuses

Colleen

Released 29/04/17 Label Leaf Genre Modern Composition Cat no. bay57vx

This is a Record Store Day 2017 item. It will be available to purchase from our stores from 8am 22nd April. Remaining stock will be available to purchase from this page at 00.01 29th April.

Colleen Et Les Boites A Musique

Colleen

Released 29/04/17 Label Leaf Genre Modern Composition Cat no. bay53vx

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The Golden Morning Breaks

Colleen

Released 29/04/17 Label Leaf Genre Modern Composition Cat no. bay48vx

This is a Record Store Day 2017 item. It will be available to purchase from our stores from 8am 22nd April. Remaining stock will be available to purchase from this page at 00.01 29th April.

All this I Do For Glory

Colin Stetson

Released 28/04/17 Label 52hz Genre Modern Composition Cat no. 52hz002lpx

Limited White Vinyl.

Released 28/04/17 Label 52hz Genre Modern Composition Cat no. 52hz002lp

Black Vinyl.

Released 28/04/17 Label 52hz Genre Modern Composition Cat no. 52hz002cd

The first solo album from Colin Stetson in 4 years see the saxophone virtuoso at the top of his game, both as a composer, instrumentalist and producer. All This I do for Glory is a reason...

Bach Trios

Yo-Yo Ma, Chris Thile, Edgar Meyer

Released 21/04/17 Label Nonesuch Genre Modern Composition Cat no. 0075597939217

Heavyweight, double 140 gram high-performance vinyl, with download card.

Released 07/04/17 Label Nonesuch Genre Modern Composition Cat no. 0075597939200

Softpack

Unseen Forces

Justin Walter

Released 21/04/17 Label Kranky Genre Modern Composition Cat no. krank120lp

Michigan trumpeter Justin Walter’s solo work centers on evocative, intuitive explorations of the EVI (Electronic Valve Instrument), a rare wind-controlled analog synthesizer from the 1970...

Released 21/04/17 Label Kranky Genre Modern Composition Cat no. krank210

Michigan trumpeter Justin Walter’s solo work centers on evocative, intuitive explorations of the EVI (Electronic Valve Instrument), a rare wind-controlled analog synthesizer from the 1970...

Infra

Max Richter

Released 21/04/17 Label Deutsche Grammophon Genre Modern Composition Cat no. 4797006

After Songs from Before and The Blue Notebooks, Deutsche Grammophon release the third in a row of Max Richter’s Retrospective catalogue – Infra. Scored for piano, electronics, and string ...

Released 21/04/17 Label Deutsche Grammophon Genre Modern Composition Cat no. 4797007

After Songs from Before and The Blue Notebooks, Deutsche Grammophon release the third in a row of Max Richter’s Retrospective catalogue – Infra. Scored for piano, electronics, and string ...

Primary Source EP

Ilya Beshevli

Released 21/04/17 Label Village Green Genre Modern Composition Cat no. vgep034

Pianist and composer Ilya Beshevli returns to Village Green with three-track EP Primary Source. Primary Source sees Ilya Beshevli continue along the musical path forged with previous albu...

Dissonance

Valgeir Sigurdsson

Released 21/04/17 Label Bedroom Community Genre Modern Composition Cat no. hvalur28lp

Clear Vinyl.

Released 21/04/17 Label Bedroom Community Genre Modern Composition Cat no. hvalur28cd

History freely dilates and collapses on Valgeir Sigurdsson’s Dissonance, his first solo release since 2012. Its three large- scale works are haunted by the old Western tradition, infused ...

Prehension

Joep Beving

Released 07/04/17 Label Deutsche Grammophon Genre Modern Composition Cat no. 4797151

Introducing a brand new artist to the Deutsche Grammophon label: contemporary Dutch composer / pianist Joep Beving. Joep creates genuinely relaxing and contemplative neo-classical music w...

Released 07/04/17 Label Deutsche Grammophon Genre Modern Composition Cat no. 4797152

Introducing a brand new artist to the Deutsche Grammophon label: contemporary Dutch composer / pianist Joep Beving. Joep creates genuinely relaxing and contemplative neo-classical music w...

Find The Ways

Allred and Broderick

Released 07/04/17 Label Erased Tapes Genre Modern Composition Cat no. ERATP095CD

Peter Broderick returns with Allred & Broderick – a duo project between him and his musical partner David Allred – and their debut album Find The Ways. Armed with nothing but their vo...

Released 07/04/17 Label Erased Tapes Genre Modern Composition Cat no. ERATP095LP

Peter Broderick returns with Allred & Broderick – a duo project between him and his musical partner David Allred – and their debut album Find The Ways. Armed with nothing but their vo...

At Saint Thomas the Apostle Harlem

Diamanda Galas

Released 07/04/17 Label Intravenal Sound Operations Genre Modern Composition Cat no. iso003

At Saint Thomas the Apostle Harlem documents Galás' volcanic May 2016 performances as Saint Thomas the Apostle church in Harlem, NY, described by the New York Times as "guttural and oper...

Skin Tones

Ken Ikeda and David toop

Released 07/04/17 Label Home Normal Genre Modern Composition Cat no. HOMEN090

David Toop is a musician, writer and sound curator. He has published three books, currently translated into six languages: Rap Attack (now in its third edition), Ocean of Sound, and Exoti...

Tinguely 1967

Luc Ferrari

Released 07/04/17 Label Sub Rosa Genre Modern Composition Cat no. SRV429

Unreleased material by Luc Ferrari, released here on Sub Rosa's Early Electronic series. Two tracks from the forthcoming three-CD box set devoted to Luc Ferrari's film music. Not only doe...

The Wasp Factory

Ben Frost

Released 07/04/17 Label Bedroom Community Genre Modern Composition Cat no. hvalur25lp

Limited edition transparent vinyl.

Label Bedroom Community Genre Modern Composition Cat no. hvalur25cd

Ben Frost presents the soundtrack to his directorial debut, an operatic interpretation of Iain Banks novel The Wasp Factory, issued on his Bedroom Community label. Working extensively wit...

All the Way

Diamanda Galas

Released 31/03/17 Label Intravenal Sound Operations Genre Modern Composition Cat no. iso002

The first new Diamanda Galás album in nine years. All The Way features remarkable, radical takes on familiar tunes, including the seminal The Thrill Is Gone and a solo piano interpretatio...

Label Intravenal Sound Operations Genre Modern Composition Cat no. iso002lp

180 Gram Vinyl - Limited to 1000 copies worldwide.

What If

Hauschka

Released 31/03/17 Label City Slang Genre Modern Composition Cat no. slang50117

Limited Copies come with a 17 Track City Slang label Sampler. Since the release of his debut album, Substantial, in 2004, Volker Bertelmann – aka Hauschka – has, slowly but surely, earned...

Released 31/03/17 Label City Slang Genre Modern Composition Cat no. slang50117lp

Limited Copies come with a 17 Track City Slang label Sampler. Since the release of his debut album, Substantial, in 2004, Volker Bertelmann – aka Hauschka – has, slowly but surely, earned...

Philip Glass: Piano Works

Víkingur Olafsson

Released 31/03/17 Label Deutsche Grammophon Genre Modern Composition Cat no. 4797258

This is a tribute to the master of minimal music, legendary Philip Glass, who turns 80 on 31.01.2017. A year ago Philip Glass handpicked some pianists to perform all of his Etudes togethe...

Label Deutsche Grammophon Genre Modern Composition Cat no. 94796918

This is a tribute to the master of minimal music, legendary Philip Glass, who turns 80 on 31.01.2017. A year ago Philip Glass handpicked some pianists to perform all of his Etudes togethe...

Heterozygote / Petite Symphonie

Luc Ferrari

Label Editions Mego Genre Modern Composition Cat no. regrm017

In the field of biology Heterozygous (Heterozygote) means: a plant whose heredity is mixed. It implies that this composition is an attempt to engineer a language located both on the music...

Strumming Music

Charlemagne Palestine

Label Shandar Genre Modern Composition Cat no. SSH03LP

This classic minimal music album is now available again on vinyl for the first time since the 70s. Primed with a glass of cognac Charlemagne Palestine sits at the keyboard of a Bösendorfe...

Eight Electronic Pieces

Tod Dockstader

Label Etats Unis Genre Modern Composition Cat no. ETAT02

Originally self-released in 1961 and later issued by Folkways, Tod Dockstader’s Eight Electronic Pieces is a foundational document of American electronic music and a stunning first work f...

Propellers In Love

Arnold Dreyblatt and the Orchestra of Excited Strings

Label Superior Viaduct Genre Modern Composition Cat no. SV117

Arnold Dreyblatt has been called “the most rock ‘n’ roll of all the composers to emerge from New York’s downtown scene in the 1970s.” Dreyblatt founded The Orchestra Of Excited Strings in...

Solo Piano II - Notebook

Chilly Gonzales

Genre Classical Cat no. EBR522

Scores for 14 tracks from Chilly Gonzales' second album of Piano works, Solo Piano II are contained in this matching sheet music collection.

Solo Piano - Notebook Volume 1

Chilly Gonzales

Genre Classical Cat no. EBR512

Notebook Volume 1 is the first of two matching songbooks for Solo Piano, the first album of Piano compositions by eclectic musician Gonzales, more recently known as Chilly Gonzales.

Electronic Music 1960-1973

Bülent Arel

Genre Modern Composition Cat no. SRV431

Bülent Arel was a Turkish-born American composer of electronic and contemporary classical music. He was also a devoted teacher, a sculptor, and a painter. From 1940 until 1947 Arel studie...

Genre Modern Composition Cat no. SR431

Bülent Arel was a Turkish-born American composer of electronic and contemporary classical music. He was also a devoted teacher, a sculptor, and a painter. From 1940 until 1947 Arel studie...

The Infected Mass

Those Who Walk Away

Label Constellation Genre Modern Composition Cat no. cst122lp

180 Gram Vinyl with 12 page art Booklet and Download.

Label Constellation Genre Modern Composition Cat no. cst122cd

The new project by contemporary music composer Matthew Patton co-produced by Paul Corley (Ben Frost, Oneohtrix Point Never) and featuring Icelandic Symphonic Orchestra string players (Sig...

Mario Batkovic

Mario Batkovic

Label invada Genre Modern Composition Cat no. inv165lp

The double LP is pressed on black vinyl and housed in a spined sleeve with digital download card included.

Label invada Genre Modern Composition Cat no. inv165cd

CD is presented in a gatefold wallet.

Cinderland

High Plains

Label Kranky Genre Modern Composition Cat no. krank206

Morgan, based in the Canadian Pacific Northwest, is predominantly known for his drifting, textured soundscapes released under the pseudonym Loscil. Bridges is an accomplished, classically...

Label Kranky Genre Modern Composition Cat no. krank206lp

Morgan, based in the Canadian Pacific Northwest, is predominantly known for his drifting, textured soundscapes released under the pseudonym Loscil. Bridges is an accomplished, classically...

Philip Glass Buddha Machine

Philip Glass

Label CVMK Genre Modern Composition Cat no. GLASSBUDDHABLUE

BLUE

Label CVMK Genre Modern Composition Cat no. GLASSBUDDHARED

RED

Naked City

John Zorn

Label Nonesuch Genre Modern Composition Cat no. 7559792382

This record is an exercise in beautiful, torturous, perfect anarchy. Naked City, the early '80s project of super-experimentalist John Zorn, was a band that consisted of New York downtown ...

Relative Calm

Jon Gibson, Joseph Kubera, David Van Tieghem

Label New world Genre Modern Composition Cat no. nw80783

Jon Gibson (b. 1940) is one of the less frequently mentioned pioneering composers of minimal music and is probably best known as a founding member of the Philip Glass Ensemble. Gibson als...

Three Worlds: Music From Woolf Works

Max Richter

Label Deutsche Grammophon Genre Modern Composition Cat no. 4796953

One of Rough Trade's favourite artists is back with a new album, and it is another cracker. Following the success of Sleep, Max Richter releases his latest recording project – a new album...

Label Deutsche Grammophon Genre Modern Composition Cat no. 4797158

Jewel Case

Weightless

Alex Kozobolis

Genre Modern Composition Cat no. akw001lp

Comes in reverse-board printed inner and outer sleeves on limited edition clear vinyl. Signed and numbered. Edition of 250

Genre Modern Composition Cat no. akw001

Really lovely new album that wouldn't be out of place on Erased Tapes or Obscure. "Weightless is a collection of 4 concise solo piano compositions [ Unravel | Closure | And Find Yourself ...

Lift

Koki Nakano

Label No Format Genre Modern Composition Cat no. nf34

Spending hours rehearsing the music of Koki Nakano without being able to exchange a serious conversation is wonderful. No Japanese, no French, no English, no diplomacy, just one territory...

Label No Format Genre Modern Composition Cat no. nf341

Spending hours rehearsing the music of Koki Nakano without being able to exchange a serious conversation is wonderful. No Japanese, no French, no English, no diplomacy, just one territory...

Fratres / Tabula Rasa / Symphony No 3

Arvo Part

Label Deutsche Grammophon Genre Modern Composition Cat no. 8177642

180 Gram Vinyl with Download. Essential interpretation of a late 20th century masterpiece. The spasmodic interjections of a prepared piano – an incredible effect, musically – is balanced ...

Label Deutsche Grammophon Genre Modern Composition Cat no. 94796968

180 Gram Vinyl with Download. Essential interpretation of a late 20th century masterpiece. The spasmodic interjections of a prepared piano – an incredible effect, musically – is balanced ...

Satie: Works For Piano

Aldo Ciccolini

Label Warner Genre Modern Composition Cat no. 825646493494

The enigmatic serenity of the Gymnopédies ... the hypnotic looping of the Gnossiennes ... the surreal fantasies of Embryons desséchés: Erik Satie’s piano music is both idiosyncratic and p...

Label Warner Genre Modern Composition Cat no. 724356723924

The enigmatic serenity of the Gymnopédies ... the hypnotic looping of the Gnossiennes ... the surreal fantasies of Embryons desséchés: Erik Satie’s piano music is both idiosyncratic and p...

Goldberg Variations

Beatrice Rana

Label Warner Genre Modern Composition Cat no. 190295880187

New kid on the piano block and everyone is raving about her recording of the Goldberg Variations. For her second Warner Classics release, young Italian pianist Beatrice Rana turns to a pi...

Bach - Goldberg Variations

Glenn Gould

Label Doxy Genre Modern Composition Cat no. 5174792

If you are enjoying the current crop of modern classical artists - like Max Richter, Chilly Gonzales - then have a listen to this. Bach: The Goldberg Variations is the 1955 debut album of...

Label Doxy Genre Modern Composition Cat no. dos500h

If you are enjoying the current crop of modern classical artists - like Max Richter, Chilly Gonzales - then have a listen to this. Bach: The Goldberg Variations is the 1955 debut album of...