Bunita Marcus - Sugar Cubes

 

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Bunita Marcus - Sugar Cubes includes five world premiere recordings of solo and chamber music works by Bunita Marcus, as well as a previously unpublished orchestration of the solo piano piece Merry Christmas Mrs. Whiting by Morton Feldman from 1983.  The scores - all part of the private library of the composer - were provided to Testklang exclusively. The pieces were recorded in Berlin with Ensemble Adapter under the baton of Manuel Nawri. Bunita Marcus was present during the recordings. Quote by Aki TakahashiThe close cooperation has led to recordings of unique intensity.

 

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Artefact


Besides the CD-DVD-Edition an artefact has been produced in a limited edition of 60 units, in celebration of Marcus' 60th birthday. The handmade collectors item includes the CD and DVD, the booklet in form of a poster and a handsigned portrait photography of the composer.

 

 

CD & DVD & poster & handsigned portrait in limited collectors item

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CD

1. Sugar Cubes (1996), 3'20

2. Sleeping Women (1984), 10'23

3. Lecture For Jo Kondo (1985), 20'48

4. Merry Christmas Mrs. Whiting, orchestrated by Morton Feldman (1983), 2'46

5. »... but to fashion a lullaby for you.« (1988, revised 1998), 22'41

 

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1. Sugar Cubes

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2. Sleeping Women

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3. Lecture For Jo Kondo

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4. Merry Christmas Mrs. Whiting

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5. »... but to fashion a lullaby for you.«

DVD

1. Sleeping Women film by Aron Kitzig
2. Making Of – production: interview with Marc Tritschler and Romualdas Urba
3. Making Of - interpretation: talk between Manuel Nawri and Marc Tritschler
4. Making Of - the film: talk between Aron Kitzig and Andy Haas

Sugar Cubes - Official Trailer

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1. Bunita Marcus Merry Christmas Mrs. Whiting (1981) > free .mp3 download
2. Bunita Marcus Merry Christmas Mrs. Whiting (1981) > free .wav download

 

Sugar Cubes includes an orchestration of the piano piece Merry Christmas Mrs. Whiting by Morton Feldman. The original piano solo version from 1981 is available here as a free download for registered users. Please log in or register to activate the download links.