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Michael Nyman: Symphonies - Symphony No. 5, Symphony No. 2 ()

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Michael Nyman: Symphonies - Symphony No. 5, Symphony No. 2 - Josep Vicent (conductor)
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Much of British composer Michael Nyman's output has been in the genres of opera and film score; the music for Gattaca is his. He has fused a minimalist language with essentially cinematic gestures in a way that's both approachable and quite compact. As he approached his eighth decade, Nyman announced plans for a series of 17 (or more) abstract symphonies; the movements of the pair here are labeled only with metronome indications. In this he follows Philip Glass, whose music his own somewhat resembles. You may be puzzled by ...

Michael Nyman: Symphonies - Symphony No. 5, Symphony No. 2 2017, MN Records

UPC: 5060211140228

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