Friday, 6 March 2015

Rued Langgaard - The Music of the Spheres

Langgaard (1893-1952) was a Danish composer, whose unconventional works have been receiving more attention in recent decades. This highlight in his uneven repertoire is the bafflingly modern sounding Sfærernes Musik (The Music of the Spheres), for soprano, chorus, orchestra and distant orchestra, from 1918. Relevant links below.