BBC SSO, Skempton, Cardew, Wolff, Feldman
Robert Worby presents a concert from Glasgow featuring four composers who rose to prominence in the 1960s: Feldman and Wolff in the "New York School", while in England, Cardew and Skempton founded the Scratch Orchestra.
Howard Skempton: Lento
Cornelius Cardew: Bun no. 1
Christian Wolff: Spring
Morton Feldman: Piano and Orchestra
John Tilbury (piano)
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra conducted by Ilan Volkov
Also in this programme, a review of recent CD releases of New Music.
Album: Sounding Music
CD: Matchless Recordings MRCD77
Album: Old School/John Cage
CD: zeitkratzer records zkr 0009
Album: Music for Piano and Strings by Morton Feldman
Artists: The Smith Quartet with John Tilbury
DVD: Matchless Recordings MRDVD-01