Shop Symphony Store
Home / CDs / Guest Artists / Mason Bates: Mothership (Hybrid SACD)
Mason Bates: Mothership (Hybrid SACD)

Mason Bates: Mothership (Hybrid SACD)

Our price: $24.99
Quantity
SKU: 015707
 
Mothership is scored for orchestra and electronica and was commissioned by the YouTube Symphony. Michael Tilson Thomas conducted this ensemble, along with members of the London Symphony Orchestra, in the world premiere on March 20, 2011, which was broadcast from the Sydney Opera House.
 
Sea-Blue Circuitry is scored for orchestra and was originally premiered as a wind ensemble work by the University of Miami’s Frost Ensemble under Gary Green on October 19, 2010. An early orchestral version of the work entitled Silicon Blues was premiered by the California Symphony Orchestra under Barry Jekowsky on May 2, 2010, at the Lesher Center for the Arts in Walnut Creek, CA.
 
Attack Decay Sustain Release is scored for orchestra and was performed by Michael Tilson Thomas and the San Francisco Symphony as part of a tribute concert for John Goldman, former President of San Francisco Symphony, on May 19, 2014.
 
Rusty Air in Carolina is scored for orchestra and electronica and was commissioned by the Winston-Salem Symphony and Robert Moody, who premiered the work on May 21, 2006.
 
Desert Transport, scored for orchestra,was commissioned by the Arizona Music Festival, Robert Moody, music director. Moody led the Arizona Music Festival’s AllStar Orchestra in the premiere on February 22, 2011,in Scottsdale, AZ.
 
CD Contents:
 
Mason Bates
Jason Moran, FRM Rhodes
Su Chang, guzheng
Boston Modern Orchestra Project
Gil Rose, conductor
 
1. Mothership
2. Sea-Blue Circuitry
3. Attack Decay Sustain Release
4. Rusty Air in Carolina
5. Desert Transport
 
Runtime: 54:22
: *
: *
: *