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Georg Friedrich Haas

Robert Worby presents a focus on the music of Austrian composer Georg Friedrich Haas. With Introduktion und Transsonation; Saxophone Concerto and String Quartet No 2.

Robert Worby presents a focus on the music of Austrian composer Georg Friedrich Haas, with performances recorded earlier this year. Haas is a leading exponent of spectral music, whose use of micropolyphony, microintervals and overtones follows in the tradition of Ligeti.

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Haas - Introduktion und Transsonation
Klangforum Wien
Ilan Volkov (conductor)

Haas - Saxophone Concerto
Marcus Weiss (saxophone)
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Ilan Volkov (conductor)

Haas - String Quartet No.2
Arditti Quartet.

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