Unusual sonorities from Thomas Larcher

Listen to a clip from his Böse Zellen for piano and orchestra

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Madhares: String Quartet No. 3; Böse Zellen; Still
Till Fellner (piano), Kim Kashkashian (viola); Munich Chamber Orchestra/Dennis Russell Davies; Quatuor Diotima

ECM 476 3651 65:43 mins

‘Thomas Larcher has a fabulous ear for unusual sonorities which he fashions into surprisingly logical narratives, yet at pivotal moments employs a more traditional, tonal, almost Romantic expression’ Neil Smith

A full review plus star ratings is published in our September 2010 issue

Audio clip: 'IV' from Böse Zellen

Related links:
Review: Chamber works from Thomas Larcher
Review: Till Fellner performs Beethoven's Fourth and Fifth Concertos
Music Choice: Listen to a clip from Till Fellner's Beethoven Concertos disc