Combining words to create new compounds packed with imagery & meaning in an attempt to almost remake the German language, his poetry is now recognized as some of the greatest writing of the 20th century. Kaufman responds to Celan with a sharp mind & a keen ear for ... read more »
Still available. From organizing concerts at his club Bears to performing in the cult bands Omoide Hatoba, Rovo and Boredoms, Yamamoto has been a central figure of the internationally acclaimed Osaka rock/noise scene since the late 80's. For his second Tzadik CD, one of ... read more »
M C Maguire is a Canadian based composer who has created a personal and quirky hybrid blending classical and popular culture. The two works presented here are expansive concertos that pit a virtuoso soloist against a complex computer processed backgraound that is constantly ... read more »
Still available. A Qui Avec Gabriel is a young accordion player steeped in French Romanticism and moody exotica. With the innocence and charm of Erik Satie, her debut recording Utsuho depicts the soul's journey from night until dawn, through day to dusk, visiting along the ... read more »
Clarinetist/composer AARON NOVICK is joined here by FRED FRITH, BEN GOLDBERG and CARLA KIHLSTEDT. This set combines Jewish gematria with contemporary classical compositional techniques to create a strikingly original reading of Kabbalah.