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9 thoughts on “ Turning Wheels - Balanescu Quartet* , Music By Alexander Balanescu - Maria T (CD, Album)

  1. Aug 29,  · "The string quartet has been unchanged for years or so," considers Alexander Balanescu, "but the format seems to be infinitely flexible." Having worked with Michael Nyman, The Pet Shop Boys, John Lurie and Kate Bush, Balanescu has made it his business to utilise that flexibility and apply the ingenuity of The Balanescu Quartet to explore uncharted territories.
  2. Maria T. I see this project as a very ambitious one, both in its musical aims, and in the means of achieving these aims. Following on from my work on the album Luminitza, for which I took elements of Eastern European folk music as sources of inspiration for new musical material, on this particular project I took the songs of Maria Tanase as a basis for new compositions.
  3. The Maria T. of the title is Maria Tanase, a popular singer very famous in Alexander Balanescu's native Romania, active from the end of the s to her death of cancer in the early s. Her own songs were often adapted from the Romanian treasure-chest of folk /5(10).
  4. Balanescu Quartet revine la Bucuresti pentru a sarbatori 10 ani de la lansarea albumului emblematic „Maria T” printr-un spectacol audio/video complet, o calatorie unica in enigmaticul dar de familiarul univers al Mariei Tanase. La ceas aniversar joi, pe 28 mai, ora la Fratelli Studios, cvartetul londonez condus de violonistul Alexander Balanescu va fi prezent in formula extinsa.
  5. Luminitza: Balanescu Quartet: phahangwarbmapmentforreconfokohode.coinfo: Music. Skip to main phahangwarbmapmentforreconfokohode.coinfo Try Prime EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Returns & Orders Try Prime Cart. Music. Go Search Hello Reviews: 8.
  6. Byrne, Lurie, Moran, Torke / Balanescu Quartet with Dale, Caroline, Hawkes, Bill on ArkivCD. Order from your preferred classical music CD store - ArkivMusic. Great prices. Best service. Fast delivery.
  7. La 10 ani de la lansarea in a albumului emblematic „Maria T”, Balanescu Quartet revine la Bucuresti pentru a prezenta ineditul proiect clasic/fusion la ceas aniversar joi, pe 28 mai, ora la Fratelli Studios. Urmând a sosi la București în formula extinsă, alături de percuționistul Steve Arguelles și artistul vizual Klaus Obermaier, cvartetul londonez condus de violonistul.
  8. The Romanian Cultural Institute celebrates legendary singer Maria Tănase () with Maria T, a touching musical homage composed by Romanian-born composer Alexander Bălănescu and performed by his quartet with a visual echo by Klaus Obermaier.. Inspired by the most iconic of Maria Tănase's songs, Alexander Bălănescu has created an irresistible, subtle fusion of modern music and.
  9. Jan 22,  · From 'Maria T' (Mute Records, ) Spot Dance The Young Conscript and the Moon Empty Space Dance Turning Wheels .

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