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INTRICATE WEB - MUSIC BY LIZ JOHNSON
LORÉ LIXENBERG (soprano);
HEATHER TUACH (cello); RONALD WOODLEY (clarinet)
FITZWILLIAM STRING QUARTET

One of the most individual and distinctive of today's composers, Liz Johnson produces works that are perfectly set for their purpose - whether it be setting unusual poems, composing on themes from art, or describing her experiences with people and nature.

Four string quartets are accompanied by a number of chamber and vocal works of enormous interest and intriguing sonorities. The performers are amongst the top rank of today's British musical world.

The two discs are almost 80 minutes each - a feast of new music!

CD DURATION:  78:14 / 79:27

AUDIO SAMPLE: Tide purl - extract




dealer release date: May 19, 2017
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CD program (not in playing order on CD):
String Quartet No. 1 "Images of Trees"
String Quartet No. 2 "For Elliott"
String Quartet No. 3 "Intricate Web"
String Quartet No. 4 "Sky-burial"
Towards the Sea
Four Jo Shapcott Settings
Sleep Close
Tide Purl
Cello Suite:
"Reflections of an Eccentric English Artist"
Fantasia Forty-something
Clarinet Quintet "Sea-change"

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