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Rzewski: Four Pieces; Hard Cuts; The Housewife's Lament ()

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composed by Frederic Rzewski

Frederic Rzewski's monumental The People United Will Never Be Defeated (1977), a set of 36 variations on a folk song that served as an anthem for South American leftist movements, has outlasted its original political purpose and has emerged as a leading example of music that charted a course independent of minimalism, academic methods, and emerging neo-Romanticism. The work embraced extreme virtuosity in a sort of Mahlerian attempt to encompass a universe of social and musical groupings. Those interested in Rzewski might ...

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Rzewski: Four Pieces; Hard Cuts; The Housewife's Lament
2014, Naxos

UPC: 636943975923

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