Tags » Orchestral

Adagio in G Minor (Albinoni)

The Adagio in G Minor is scored for violin, strings, and organ. It was written in 1958 by Remo Giazotto, but attributed to Tomaso Albinoni, a Baroque master. 309 more words


Musique 365: Day 204: New Blood - Peter Gabriel

Re-imaginings of PG’s back catalogue, with orchestral versions of hits and album tracks alike. Money for old rope? No, more like new light through old windows.

Stand-Out Track: In Your Eyes

Sunday Shirking

Created last Sunday when I absolutely, positively, did not have time to write music. Still, it was fun and satisfying.


Onslaught: Orchestral Music for Action

Heavy percussion, brass and machine-like strings with electronics; for action/ adventure.


Cantus in Memoriam Benjamin Britten (Arvo Pärt)

The Cantus in Memoriam Benjamin Britten was written in 1977 to commemorate the death of the prominent English composer Benjamin Britten (1913-1976) in the previous winter. 82 more words


Overwerk - Exist

This is from a category called “orchestral electric house” – never heard of this before!


Roll The Dice

I’ve really enjoyed listening to Roll The Dice’s lastest album over the past few weeks. It’s a great record – their trademark ambient unease has been amped with a 29-piece string enseble to give it some real widescreen wallop. 21 more words