PLEASE BEWARE: This box is only available for delivery in the following regions: Europe and the Mediterranean basin. In these challenging times, we will continue to provide you with all the music you need. Please note that UK orders can take between 2-3 weeks to arrive. We regret that delivery to other countries is not possible at this time, orders placed in error will not be shipped.
Luzia von Wyl's music takes on the precision and the complexity of experience itself. Each piece is precisely craft- ed for a specific use of her musical resources, employing one to ten instruments. "Spark" has such driving energy and sonic variety that you might not notice Luzia is playing solo, while "Jingle," a lighter episode with great detail, is written for the four contrasting woodwinds. This is a music that seems to engage all the senses in the richness of the moment, whether it's the layered, overlapping rhythms of "Kalimba" or the vivid shifts of "Quints," a wild conflu- ence of sounds and voices from the airplane take-off glissandi and wild vocalics of the bass clarinet to the distorted hoe-down of the violin, all crisscrossing the strange groove of cello, bass and drums. It's a playful, wholly engaging musical world in which individual pieces are like interlocking parts of a single vision. -- Stuart Broomer