Schell’s picks for 2019

Michael Schell, Sequenza 21, December 31, 2019
Tuesday, September 29, 2020 Press

In a direct line from La Monte Young, Niblock is one of the sources of today’s dark ambient and Wandelweiser genres with his dense microtonal drone music for (usually) monochromatic instrumental groupings. Baobab again features Quatuor Bozzini, while Music for [pipe] Organ features Hampus Lindwall.

… highlights of 2019 that embody the breadth and caliber of contemporary Western art music…