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Michael Gordon ~ Contemporary, Modern, New, Non-Pop Art Music Composers, Ensembles & Resources

Michael Gordon (1956-     )

Michael Gordon’s music merges subtle rhythmic invention with incredible power embodying, in the words of The New Yorker’s Alex Ross, “the fury of punk rock, the nervous brilliance of free jazz and the intransigence of classical modernism.” Over the past 25 years, Gordon has produced a strikingly diverse body of work, ranging from large-scale pieces for high-energy ensembles to major orchestral commissions to works conceived specifically for the recording studio. Transcending categorization, this music represents the collision of mysterious introspection and brutal directness.

via Michael Gordon at Pytheas ~ Contemporary, Modern, New, Non-Pop Art Music Composers, Ensembles & Resources.

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This entry was posted on October 4, 2011 by in Electroacoustic and tagged .
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