Twilight Music

Twilight Music: Ives Ensemble, “Seven2” (1996)

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This long, detailed, gentle, dark piece is one of modern composer John Cage‘s last compositions, published in 1990. This 1996 recording from the Dutch orchestra Ives Ensemble wonderfully captures the essence of the piece, a profound recording both sublime and disturbing, haunting and yet, somehow, comforting.

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