EVA-MARIA HOUBEN - Erwartung 1 Und 2
Make 4 interest-free payments of $12.50 fortnightly.STOCK AVAILABILITY:
Date of release: Apr 12 2019
'Eva-Maria Houben's music has somehow always been about perspective. These two new pieces, one for piano and one for organ, are once again prime examples. The title is borrowed from Arnold Schönberg's one-act monodrama Erwartung Op.17, in which a woman wanders through the night in search of her (dead) lover. According to Schönberg, his work aims "to represent in slow motion everything that occurs during a single second of maximum spiritual excitement, stretching it out to half an hour". And this, in a certain way, is very descriptive of Houben's calm, patient recordings as well.
As she disassembles a piercing twelve-tone chord of the said Schönberg piece, rendering it unrecognizable and making it fully her own. Changing the perspective. Once for piano, and once for pipe organ. Her respective protagonists.'
Vinyl release of Eva-maria Houben - Erwartung 1 Und 2. Released through SECOND EDITIONS and available on LP.
Cat No: SDED61
Packaging: LP Regular
Be the first to review this product!
Help other shoppers by writing reviews for products you have purchased.
Australia Post eParcel - $5.00
$5 per item. Free shipping on orders over $100. NB: NOT ALL ITEMS ARE IN STOCK. (Please check availability for each item under price in the item's main view. Not all items are in stock. See our buying guide for more info.)