Alarm Will Sound

Alarm Will Sound

 

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Alarm Will Sound is a 20-member chamber orchestra that focuses on recordings and performances of contemporary classical music. Its performances have been described as "equal parts exuberance, nonchalance, and virtuosity" by the Financial Times[1] and as "a triumph of ensemble playing" by the San Francisco Chronicle.[2] The New York Times said that Alarm Will Sound is "one of the most vital and original ensembles on the American music scene."[3]

Alarm Will Sound's repertoire ranges from European to American works, from the arch-modernist to the pop-influenced. The group has worked with contemporary composers, premiering pieces by Steve Reich,[4] John Adams,[5] John Luther Adams,[6] Tyondai Braxton,,[7] David Lang,[8] Anthony Gatto, Cenk Ergün, Aaron Jay Kernis, Michael Gordon,[9] Scott Johnson,[10] Augusta Read Thomas, Stefan Freund, John Orfe, Caleb Burhans, Dennis Desantis and Wolfgang Rihm.

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Acoustica: Alarm Will Sound Performs Aphex Twin
 
Acoustica is a 2005 album by the American chamber orchestra Alarm Will Sound.
a/rhythmia
Album
a/rhythmia is an album by musical group Alarm Will Sound, released on September 11, 2009.
Modernists
Album
Modernists is an album by musical group Alarm Will Sound, released on April 29, 2016.
Acoustica
Album
Acoustica is an album by musical group Alarm Will Sound, released on January 1, 2011.

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