George Crumb Music For A Summer Evening Makrokosmos III
Black Angels for string quartet was written as a response to the Vietnam War. The work draws from an arsenal of sounds including shouting, chanting, whistling, whispering, gongs, maracas, and crystal glasses.
The score bears two inscriptions: in tempore belli in time of war and "Finished on Friday the Thirteenth, March, ". In its arrangement here by Juan Pablo Izquierdo - with the approval Egberto Gismonti Carmo Crumb - for string quartet with string orchestra, the soundscape of Black Angels becomes all the more powerful and terrifying.
The string quartet soloists are the superb Cuarteto Latinoamericano. Instead of sur Looking into the not-too-distant past—the early s—you may recall another vocal quartet, not four men but four women, who called themselves Anonymous 4, and whose illustrious career spanned a c Exclusive music reviews and news, created specifically for classical music listeners, from the serious collector to the inquisitive newcomer.
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