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Alfred Schnittke - Steam

A beautiful droning composition by the Russian-German composer Alfred Schnittke.

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Vladan Radovanović - Audiospatial (For Female Choir And Electronic Sounds)

Here’s something you don’t see every day – cheesecake mixed with academic experimental music.  I expect this out of Nurse With Wound or Whitehouse, but Serbian composer  17 more words

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Penguin Cafe Orchestra - Music From The Penguin Cafe

  • Artist: Penguin Cafe Orchestra
  • Released: 1976 on Obscure Records
  • Genre: Instrumental Folk, Contemporary Classical

Look at the cover…it’s kinda cute, eh? Some guy with an enormous bird mask, possibly a magpie headpiece, is regaling a large emperor penguin with some tasty bits of gossip, I presume. 304 more words

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Toru Takemitsu - Green

You Should Know – Green by Toru Takemitsu

Toru Takemitsu (b. 1930 – 1996) was a prolific 20th century composer who worked in a great variety of mediums through a great variety of times.   487 more words