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at119       Clara de Asís  -  ‘Do Nothing’


Six solo works for guitar and percussion performed and played by Clara de Asís.


do nothing could refer to the moments where, between two actions, I stay quiet and let the sound live. It’s about what happens in between…”


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at122        Taku Sugimoto  -    ‘h’


An extended composition for two guitars, exquisitely played by Taku Sugimoto & Cristián Alvear, captured in concert at Ftarri in Tokyo in November 2017.


The first appearance on Another Timbre for the great composer-guitarist Sugimoto, who also features on the album by Bruno Duplant below.


A work of extraordinary beauty.


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at121    Early to Late

Jürg Frey  ‘Late Silence’

Magnus Granberg ‘How Vain Are All Our Frail Delights’


Ensemble Grizzana play new works commissioned by Another Timbre, and premiered at the Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival in November 2017.


“So subtly restrained and beautiful”  John Eyles

“Truly a spellbinding work”  Roger Batty


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at120x2      Bruno Duplant  

         ‘Chamber and Field Works 2015-2017’  


Disc One: Three ensemble works played with great delicacy by the Suidobashi Chamber Ensemble

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Disc Two:  Taku Sugimoto plays ‘lEttEr to tAku’, a piece for solo guitar, recorded in a park in Tokyo with an extraordinary variety of environmental sounds

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Frey Gustave Roud

at115x2  Jürg Frey - ‘Collection Gustave Roud’


A double CD of pieces based on the work of the Swiss poet Gustave Roud.


“Long, slow walks through musical landscapes in which familiar objects take on wholly new identities.”    The Guardian


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at116     Olivia Block

new solo work for piano and organ


“Marvellous recording from Olivia Block - spare, resonant, crystalline, beautifully constructed. My favourite solo work from her”      Brian Olewnick



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at117     Insub Meta Orchestra


The Swiss-based thirty-two piece experimental ensemble perform two works by d’incise and Cyril Bondi.


“Utterly compelling”  The Wire


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at118     John Cage - ‘Winter Music’


Version for four pianos, played by John Tilbury, Philip Thomas, Catherine Laws and Mark Knoop


“Resonance that glows while bringing tension and suspense to each pause”  The Wire


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Recent re-issues


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at10 re-issue  Lost Daylight

First released to great acclaim in 2009, Lost Daylight features the complete piano music of Terry Jennings played by John Tilbury, plus a towering realisation of Cage’s ‘Electronic Music for Piano’ by Tilbury and Sebastian Lexer.

There are only 6 copies of the first edition of 1,000 left, so it is being re-issued in a new card cover featuring a painting by John Crabtree.


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at4771  Magnus Granberg & Skogen


Limited edition double CD re-pressing of the first two Skogen discs, which have both sold out.


‘Ist gefallen in den Schnee’ (2010)  and

‘Despairs Had Governed Me Too Long’ (2012) were both exceptionally well-received and won wide recognition for composer and ensemble leader Magnus Granberg.


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Recent Releases

Feldman piano music


In 2019 we are planning to release new recordings of a lot of Morton Feldman’s piano music. To get in the mood, try our Anonymous Zone Feldman challenge.


Listen to six pianists play the same extract from ‘For Bunita Marcus’ and see which version you prefer. Then, if you want, try to match the pianist with the extract.  


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Upcoming Releases in May 2018




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Recent re-pressings

A handful of discs that had almost sold out have just been re-pressed. Double CDs by Laurence Crane, Mortion Feldman and Jurg Frey, plus the single CD by the Insub Meta Orchestra are all now available again.








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Canadian Composers Series




Another Timbre Canadian Composers Series

Highly acclaimed series focusing on experimental music in Canada. The first five CDs in the series were released in February 2017, along with a 120-page book containing interviews with all the composers featured in the series and an introductory essay by Nick Storring.

Five more CDs will be released early in 2018 to complete the series.


“Another Timbre really has outdone itself with this outstandingly impressive collection of discs.”  5:4


“The release of this Canadian series will undoubtedly come to be viewed as a landmark event.” John Eyles




The Canadian Series CDs

Linda catlin Smith Drifter

at105x2 Linda Catlin Smith - ‘Drifter’


A double CD of chamber music played by Quatuor Bozzini and Apartment House. Ten pieces running a balance between outsider toughness and otherworldly beauty.

Drifter is impossible to fault; impeccable from first note to last.” John Eyles, All About Jazz  

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at106 Martin Arnold  ‘The Spit Veleta’


Solos and a duo for violin and piano, by the Toronto-based composer who says that his work aspires to sound like “slow-motion dance music recorded underwater in a methadone clinic”.



“The inscrutable beauty is a genuine wonder to behold”  Simon Cummings, 5:4


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at107 Isaiah Ceccarelli  ‘Bow’


Seven chamber works offering a mixture of textural, semi-improvised duos and 3 luminous compositions for string trio or quartet.



“A great discovery” Adrian Demoč


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Youtube extract 2   percussion & organetto

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at108 Chiyoko Szlavnics  ‘During a Lifetime’


Three works by the Berlin-based composer who uses drawings as the basis for her compositions: a saxophone quartet with sinewaves, a string trio, and a piece for eight instrumentalists + sinewaves.


Played by Konus Quartett and Apartment House.


“Ravishingly beautiful.”  Simon Cummings, 5:4


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at109 Marc Sabat ‘Harmony’


Two string quartets and a violin/cello duo, all exploring the soundworld of Just Intonation with a combination of rigour and lyricism. Played by the Jack Quartet.


“A landscape of subtly or starkly different microtonal gradations”  Paul Griffiths, disgwylfa

Youtube extract 1 - Jean-Philippe Rameau

Youtube extract 2 - Euler Lattice Spirals Scenery

The final five CDs in the Canadian Composers Series are planned for release in summer 2018, and will consist of Apartment House playing ensemble works by Linda Catlin Smith, discs by Lance Austin Olsen and Alex Jang, and two CDs by Cassandra Miller - one of her string quartets played by Quatuor Bozzini, and the other featuring solo and ensemble pieces played by Apartment House.  



                                                         Cassandra Miller


Special offer: buy all 5 Canadian CDs and save £12

+ receive the series book for free  special offer price £40

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One other disc that has almost sold out, but which won’t be re-pressed is the recent Olivia Block CD. We are down to the last ten copies of this one, so if you want a physical copy, please don’t hang about.

at125  Magnus Granberg

‘Es schwindelt mir, es brennt mein Eingeweide’


An exquisite hour-long ensemble piece played by Magnus Granberg (piano)

Anna Lindal (baroque violin)

d’incise (vibraphone & electronics)

Cyril Bondi (percussion)

Anna-Kaisa Meklin (viola da gamba)

& Christoph Schiller (spinet)


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at124x2  John Cage - Two2


A new recording of one of Cage’s least known number pieces.

Philip Thomas and Mark Knoop’s realisation stretches this piece for two pianos to over two hours in length, finding new and unexpected resonances. Simply beautiful.


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at123   ‘tse’


Compelling music from a new trio of Cyril Bondi (harmonium),

Pierre-Yves Martel (viola da gamba) and Christoph Schiller (spinet).

Improvised, but on the basis of a pre-agreed sequence of pitches, allowing the musicians to explore melody in a way that is rare within improvisation.


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