Two disparate experiences in sound occupy this month’s new CD of works by American composer Christopher Rouse. From the schizophrenic to the sublime, ‘Seeing’ and ‘Kabir Padavali’ are scored respectively for piano soloist and soprano soloist, plus orchestra. Ranging from notions of insanity to the exquisite beauty of 15th-century Indian poetry, Rouse explores the striking extremes of his orchestral palette.
View album details of Christopher Rouse’s Seeing / Kabir Padavali at naxos.com
Catalogue No.: 8.559799