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Drones & Violin,

by Pekka Kuusisto,

released by Bedroom Community in the year 2012.

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Drones & Violin was written for Pekka Kuusisto, and was commissioned by the Muziekgebouw, Eindhoven. Each movement begins with either the piano or violin establishing a drone which lasts for the duration of the movement. The first bar of each movement can be quite long. The drone should remain loosely indifferent to the other part, […]

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Drones & Viola,

by Nadia Sirota,

released by Bedroom Community in the year 2012.

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Drones & Viola consists of four tracks and was recorded by Paul Evans at the Greenhouse Studios in Iceland and produced by Valgeir Sigurðsson. Performing Drones & Viola is long-time Bedroom Community collaborator Nadia Sirota with Bruce Brubaker on piano.

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Drones & Piano,

by Bruce Brubaker ,

released by Bedroom Community in the year 2012.

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I started writing the Drones pieces as a method of developing harmonic ideas over a static structure. The idea is something not unlike singing along with one’s vacuum cleaner, or with the subtle but constant humming found in most dwelling-places. We surround ourselves with constant noise, and the Drones pieces are an attempt to honor […]

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I Drink the Air Before Me,

by Nico Muhly,

released by Bedroom Community & Decca in the year 2010.

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I Drink the Air Before Me is an evening-length score for Stephen Petronio’s dance piece bearing the same name. Inasmuch as it was celebrating Stephen’s company’s 25th anniversary, the piece wanted to be big, ecstatic, and celebratory.

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Mothertongue,

by Nico Muhly,

released by Bedroom Community in the year 2008.

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Mothertongue/Wonders/The Only Tune

Abby Fischer, Helgi Hrafn Jónsson, Sam Amidon, voices

Produced by Valgeir Sigurðsson at Greenhouse Studios

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Speaks Volumes,

by Nico Muhly,

released by Bedroom Community in the year 2006.

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Speaks Volumes, the first release on Bedroom Community, features seven pieces of chamber music for small ensemble with electronics. This album was created with Valgeir Sigurðsson in Reykjavík, and in New York, Nico’s hometown.

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Death Speaks,

by David Lang,

released by Cantaloupe in the year 2013.

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In 2012, David Lang spent so much time racking up awards — from Carnegie Hall’s 2013-14 Debs Composer’s Chair to Musical America’s Composer of the Year — that it’s a wonder he was able to wrangle a project of the size and scope of death speaks. Commissioned by Carnegie Hall and Stanford Lively Arts to […]

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Climax,

by Usher,

released by RCA in the year 2012.

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Arranged Strings

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Go,

by Jónsi,

released by XL Recordings in the year 2010.

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I See the Sign,

by Sam Amidon,

released by Bedroom Community in the year 2010.

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“”In bridging the very old and the very new on a handful of albums and collaborations, [Sam Amidon] has managed to meld the rural and the urban, the organic and the synthetic, the oral tradition and the written score. -Pitchfork

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DRAUMALANDIÐ,

by Valgeir Sigurðsson,

released by Bedroom Community in the year 2010.

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Gathering around him the entire Bedroom Community collective for the project, Valgeir Sigurðsson creates here an ambitious score that echoes the documentary’s vast themes and visual impact… “”The Milk Factory

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Weapons,

by Son Lux,

released by Anticon Records in the year 2010.

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Remixed Weapons IV

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By the Throat,

by Ben Frost,

released by Bedroom Community in the year 2009.

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By the Throat reaches right out of the thought bubble and punches you out of your skin. -BBC Music

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Run Rabit Run,

by Sufjan Stevens,

released by Asthmatic Kitty in the year 2009.

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Arranged Year of the Dragon

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Veckatimest,

by Grizzly Bear,

released by Warp Records in the year 2009.

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A feast for repeated listening, Veckatimest yields the kind of eccentricities a fan can spend months winding and unwinding. – Los Angeles Times

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Crying Light,

by Antony and the Johnsons,

released by Secretly Canadian in the year 2009.

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As music, it’s simply exquisite–more controlled and considered than anything Antony and the Johnsons have done and sure to linger in the minds of listeners for more than a season. -Los Angeles Times

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The Reader,

by Nico Muhly,

released by Lakeshore Records in the year 2009.

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Joshua (Soundtrack),

by Nico Muhly,

released by Movie Score Media in the year 2008.

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All is Well,

by Sam Amidon,

released by Bedroom Community in the year 2008.

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Brass, string, and piano arrangements. Sam recorded all the raw tracks in Iceland while I slept in the choir loft above him. Then, I made & recorded the arrangements & Valgeir mixed them while Sam was in Nepal.

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Ekví­librí­um,

by Valgeir Sigurðsson,

released by Bedroom Community in the year 2007.

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“…many many piano and keyboard parts & string arrangements & made notated sense of my own arrangements” (more »)

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Volta,

by Björk,

released in the year 2007.

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Conductor for Pneumonia

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Notes on a Scandal,

by Philip Glass,

released by Rounder Records in the year 2007.

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Assistant conductor

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Release the Stars,

by Rufus Wainwright,

released in the year 2007.

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I helped out with some of the arrangements and did some MIDI programming.

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The Letting Go,

by Bonnie "Prince" Billy,

released by Drag City in the year 2006.

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At last, Will Oldham as Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy has given us a record of cryptic romanticism to complement the silver-rimmed bleakness of his 1999 masterpiece I See A Darkness. -Paste Magazine

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Medúlla,

by Björk,

released in the year 2004.

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Pianist on “Oceania.” Full piano part heard on the Piano and Vocal mix, found on the “Triumph of a Heart” DVD. Here’s a mini-interview about my involvement in Medúlla.

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From Here on Out,

by Kitchener Waterloo Symphony,

released by Analekta in the year 2011.

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The Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony performs From Here on Out and Wish You were Here as well as works by Johnny Greenwood and Richard Reed Parry.

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Seeing is Believing,

by Aurora Orchestra,

released by Decca in the year 2011.

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The music begins and ends with the violin creating its own stellar landscape through a looping pedal, out of which instruments begin to articulate an unchanging series of eleven chords which governs the harmonic language of the piece. Three minutes in, the woodwinds begin chirping in what seem to be random, insect-like formations. Eventually, the […]

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A Good Understanding,

by Nico Muhly,

released by Decca in the year 2010.

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Writing choral music is one of my greatest pleasures in life; I was a boy chorister with an addiction to the textures and rapturous moments that define the Anglican choral tradition from the sixteenth century to the twenty-first.

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First Things First,

by Nadia Sirota,

released by New Amsterdam Records in the year 2009.

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In C Remixed,

by Grand Valley State New Music Ensemble,

released by Innova Records in the year 2009.

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Fm,

by Flexible Music,

released by New Focus Recordings in the year 2009.

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Muhly’s Flexible Music is exactly that. Inspired by video games, its energy is relentless, with swirling, punching ideas momentarily relaxed with lyrical lines. -Donald Rosenberg, Gramophone

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NOW,

by NOW Ensemble,

released by New Amsterdam Records in the year 2008.

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How About Now, along with works by Judd Greenstein and others.

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Ritual Music,

by Third Coast Percussion Quartet,

released in the year 2007.

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Third Coast Percussion Quartet performs Ta and Clap.

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