David Chesky - The Venetian Concertos | Chesky JD379

David Chesky - The Venetian Concertos


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Label: Chesky

Cat No: JD379

Barcode: 0090368037961

Format: CD

Number of Discs: 1

Genre: Orchestral

Release Date: 10th June 2016



Orchestra of the 21st Century


Chesky, David

Concerto no.1
Concerto no.2
Concerto no.3
Concerto no.4


Orchestra of the 21st Century


David Cheskyís radically original powerful compositions on The Venetian Concertos are a tribute to the classic Italian Concerto Grosso form. The American composerís four works here are performed by the Orchestra of the 21st Century.

Chesky uses his fondness for the Baroque as a starting point. However, influenced and inspired by Brazilian, Urban, and Latin music, he then replaces the Baroque line contour with dense chromatic polyphony. The collision of styles creates a powerful new definition of the orchestral concerto form, one which embraces a more contemporary and relevant approach to both counterpoint and energy.

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