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March 11, 2019

Dave Thompson Reggae reviews: John Holt, Duke Reid, Dandy Livingstone, Culture

by Dave Thompson various The Downtown Albums Collection (Doctor Bird/Cherry Red 2CDs) Early on in the Trojan Records story, as the label found its feet and focussed on granting separate imprints to a variety of reggae producers, Downtown Records quickly …

The post Reggae reviews: John Holt, Duke Reid, Dandy Livingstone, Culture appeared first on Goldmine Magazine.

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jfl On ClassicsToday: Technical Finesse From The Sitkovetsky Trio in Mendelssohn

Superbly Played Mendelssohn From The Sitkovetsky Trio, But Something’s Missingby Jens F. Laurson
The Mendelssohn Piano Trios live an existence in fame-limbo: not neglected but not quite part of the hard core of piano trios that the works of Mozart, Beethoven, Brahms, Schubert, Dvořák, and Schumann occupy. Within Mendelssohn’s œvre they don’t have the beaming geniality of the… Continue Reading

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«I’m satisfied with my choice of freedom»

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Alex Ross Now playing: Riot Ensemble

A very strongly recommended collection of Czernowin, Thorvaldsdottir, Ivičević, Lim, and Saunders, on Huddersfield Contemporary Records.

from Alex Ross: The Rest Is Noise
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Phil Durrant and Martin Vishnick (pictured) launch, Rifinitori di Momenti, their forthcoming album of improvised mandolin-and-guitar duets on Confront Recordings with a performance at Camden’s Green Note on 23 May.

Look out, too, for Sowari Modular, Durrant’s forthcoming synth-based suite, issued soon via Richard Sanderson’s Linear Obsessional label.

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MaerzMusik contemplates issues of time

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Michael_Beek Georges Delerue

Georges Delerue

Who was the composer dubbed 'The Mozart of Cinema'?

Georges Delerue

Born on 12 March 1925, Georges Delerue was a French composer who became most famous thanks to his myriad film scores.

A contemporary of Pierre Boulez and Maurice Jarre, composer Georges Delerue initially found his musical voice with the clarinet. Quickly moving onto the piano and then composition, the ambitious musician earned a crust playing in Paris piano bars while studying the music of Bach, Mozart and Richard Strauss at the city’s conservatoire.

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Wishing a very happy belated birthday to my friend John Cale!On…

via The Real Mick Rock

Wishing a very happy belated birthday to my friend John Cale!On…

via The Real Mick Rock

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