EL Records Vinyl, CD & tapes from this label at Norman Records
This welcome and affordable box set compiles historic early recordings of works by one of the 20th century’s most influential avant garde composers.
It begins with Nicolas Slonimsky’s 1933 recording of his groundbreaking percussion work Io...view item
Indie pop label Sarah released Blueboy's first record back in 1992, so obviously this is a twee pop affair, though rather than be full of tender full-band choruses and jangly guitars, it's a lot slower and predominantly acoustic. This modest, little known record is now getting a CD reissue on El Records.
Two of the big daddies of contemporary music share a CD here, with a selection of pieces pushing forwards towards New Directions In Music. Karlheinz Stockhausen presents two piano pieces (the first, Etude Concrete, is chopped up and rearranged, and is an early example of musique concrète) and his Zeitmasse. ...view item
EL Records admirably releases this collection of early John Cage pieces. Fontana Mix, for which the disc is titled, is an example of Cage’s indeterminate compositions, whereas ‘First Construction In Metal’, ‘Music For Carillon No.1’ and ‘The City Wears A Slouch Hat&rs...view item
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