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Various Artists – Selected Signs III-VIII (2013) [6 CDs] {ECM 2350-55}

Selected III Disc Selected IV Disc Selected V Disc Selected VI Disc Selected VII Disc Selected VIII DiscVarious Artists – Selected Signs III-VIII (2013) [6 CDs] {ECM 2350-55}

Track List

CD 1 – Selected Signs III

01. Heiner Goebbels: In einem alten Fahrstuhl (from Der Mann im Fahrstuhl)
02. Steve Reich: Music for 18 Musicians (excerpt) (Steve Reich and Musicians)
03. Arvo Pärt: Fratres (Gidon Kremer, Keith Jarrett)
04. Arvo Pärt: Ludus from Tabula rasa (Gidon Kremer, Tatjana Grindenko, Alfred Schnittke, Lithuanian Chamber Orchestra/ Saulius Sondeckis)
05. György Kurtág; Aus der Ferne (from Játékok) (Márta Kurtág)
06. J S Bach: Gottes Zeit ist die allerbeste Zeit (Sonatina from ‘Actus tragicus’, BWV 106 transcribed by György Kurtág) (Márta & György Kurtág)
07. Tigran Mansurian: Testament (Rosamunde Quartet)
08. Betty Olivero: Neharót Neharót (excerpt) (Kim Kashkashian, Münchener Kammerorchester/Alexander Liebreich)
09. C P E Bach: Fantasie für Klavier fis-Moll (Alexei Lubimov)
10. Joseph Haydn: The Seven Last Words of our Saviour on the Cross – IV. Largo (Rosamunde Quartet)
11. River
12. Meredith Monk: Scared Song (from Do You Be)
13. Heiner Goebbels: Der Chef (from Der Mann im Fahrstuhl)

CD 2 – Selected Signs IV

01. Heiner Goebbels: Hörstück II (“Ich möchte Ihnen einen Vorschlag machen…”)/ Kleine Passacaglia/Über den Selbstmord (from Eislermaterial)
02. Giya Kancheli: Vom Winde beweint – I. Largo molto (Kim Kashkashian, Orchester der Beethovenhalle Bonn/Dennis Russell Davies)
03. John Tavener: Funeral Canticle (excerpt) (with kind permission of Harmonia Mundi)
04. Dmitri Shostakovich: String Quartet No.15 – I. Elegy (Keller Quartet)
05. Arvo Pärt: Most Holy Mother of God (from Officium Novum) (The Hilliard Ensemble)
06. Tres morillas m’enamoran (Spanish anonymous) (from Officium Novum) (Jan Garbarek, The Hilliard Ensemble)
07. Dmitri Shostakovich: Chamber Symphony op. 110 bis – I. Largo (Stuttgarter Kammerorchester / Dennis Russell Davies)
08. Valentin Silvestrov: I. Postludium ‘DSCH’ (Maacha Duebner, Simon Fordham, Anja Lechner, Silke Avenhaus)
09. Valentin Silvestrov: III. Postludium (Anja Lechner, Silke Avenhaus)

CD 3 – Selected Signs V

1-12: Eleni Karaindrou: Concert In Athens
01. Voyage / 2. Closed Roads / 3. Invocation / 4. Tango of Love / 5. Tom’s Theme / 6. Laura’s Waltz / 7. Adagio / 8. After Memory / 9. Farewell Theme / 10. Seeking Theme / 11. Nostalgia Song / 12. Requiem for Willy Loman, var.
13. Eleni Karaindrou: The Weeping Meadow
14. Karaindrou: Memories (from Elegy of the Uprooting)
15. Jan Garbarek: Dis (from Dis)
16. Jon Balke /Amina Alaoui: O Andalusin (from Siwan)
17. Jon Balke /Amina Alaoui: Ashiyin Raïqin (from Siwan)
18-21 Rolf Lislevand Ensemble: Music based on early baroque compositions, arr. Rolf Lislevand (from Nuove musiche)
18. Passacaglia andaluz II
19. Toccata
20. Passacaglia cromatica
21. Arpeggiata addio

CD 4 – Selected Signs VI

1-11: Andrey Dergatchev: Music for the film ‘The Return’:
01. Underwater / 2. In The Bedroom / 3. The Road / 4. Mugam / 5. Japan / 6. Port / 7. Rehearsal / 8. Piano / 9. Georgians / 10. Final Titles / 11. Wolf
12-18 Nils Petter Molvær:
12. Khmer / 13. Tløn / 14. Access/Song Of Sand I / 15. On Stream / 16. Platonic Years / 17. Plum / 18. Song Of Sand II (from Khmer)
19. Eivind Aarset: Close (For Comfort) (from Dream Logic)

CD 5 – Selected Signs VII

01. Stefano Battaglia Trio: Euphonia Elegy (music Battaglia) (from Songways)
02. Food: Celestial Food (music Strønen/Ballamy/Fennesz) (from Mercurial Balm)
03. Tord Gustavsen Quartet: Prelude (music Gustavsen) (from The Well)
04. Egberto Gismonti: Memoria e Fado (marrom) (from Dança dos Escravos)
05. Norma Winstone Trio: Like A Lover (music: Dori Caymmi) (from Stories Yet To Tell)
06. Norma Winstone Trio: Cradle Song (Hoy Nazan) (music Komitas arr. Tigran Mansurian) (from Stories Yet To Tell)
07. Jan Garbarek/Egberto Gismonti /Charlie Haden: Carta de Amor (music Gismonti) (from Magico – Carta de Amor)
08. Ralph Alessi: Zone (from Baida)
09. & 10. Anja Lechner/Vassilis Tsabropoulos: Trois morceaux après des hymnes byzantins I & II (music Tsabropoulos) (from Chants, Hymns and Dances)
11. Colin Vallon Trio: Telepathy (music Patrice Moret) (from Rruga)
12. Christian Wallumrød Ensemble: Solemn Mosquitoes (music Wallumrød)
13. Christian Wallumrød Ensemble: Blop (music Wallumrød) (from Fabula Suite Lugano)
14. Tomasz Stanko Quartet: Song for Ania (music Stanko) (from Lontano)

CD 6 – Selected Signs VIII

01. Jimmy Giuffre 3: Jesus Maria (music Carla Bley)
02. Paul Bley /Evan Parker /Barre Phillips: Time Will Tell
03. Barre Phillips/Feichtner /Surman/Martin: Mountainscapes V
04. Old And New Dreams: Lonely Woman (music Ornette Coleman)
05. Robin Williamson: The Four Points Are Thus Beheld (music Williamson / Dunmall / Möller)
06. Sinikka Langeland: Langt innpå skoga
07. Frode Haltli: Psalm (traditional, arr. Haltli)
08. Gary Peacock: Voice from the Past
09. Steve Kuhn Trio with Joe Lovano: Spiritual (music John Coltrane)
10. Wadada Leo Smith: Kulture of Jazz
11. Robin Williamson: The World

Selected Signs III – VIII. Music selected for the exhibition ECM – A Cultural Archaeology at Haus der Kunst, Munich


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