Oni Buchanan performs piano repertoire that explores the overlapping terrains of savagery and sophistication, with a full palette of primal chord clusters, virtuosic note-whips, saturated layers of sound, electronics, and lost echoes of a classical world. Click here for full liner notes.
Missy Mazzoli, Isabelle Eberhardt Dreams of Pianos (2007)
Annie Gosfield, The Wanton Brutality of a Tender Touch (2006)
Cindy Cox, from Hierosgamos: Studies in Harmony and Resonance (2003)
Mei-Fang Lin, Interaction (2001)
Joan Tower, Vast Antique Cubes/Throbbing Still (2000)
Adina Izarra, Cónclave (2003)
Tania Léon, Tumbáo (2005)
Heitor Villa-Lobos, Rudepoêma (1926)
Cindy Cox, The blackbird whistling/Or just after (2001)
Solo piano meets the visual arts in this compilation of piano pieces based on the visual arts in some way, from Couperin caricatures to Debussy prints to Mussorgsky paintings, with a stop on the Argentinean pampas along the way.
Couperin, Four caricatures from Pièces de clavecin
Ginastera, Danzas Argentinas
Mussorgsky, Pictures at an Exhibition