||Voice of Komitas Vardapet CD (1995) |
Komitas Vardapet albums Recorded in Paris, France in 1912. Includes liner notes by Professor Alina Pahlevanian.
This is a major historical document. Priest, ethnomusicologist and composer of "National" music, Vardapet (1869-1935) somewhat paralleled Bartok, Villa Lobos and the like. In an era when traditional music was always "improved" by its discoverers, his work belonged more to conservatory and ...
||Miniatures Vol. 2 CD (2000) |
Komitas Vardapet CD discography Follow Up To The 1980 'Miniatures' Album. 60 Newly Recorded Tracks All No More Than 60 Seconds Long. Compiled By Morgan Fisher Who Played Keyboards With Love Affair, Mott The Hoople & Queen.
Performers include: Gavin Bryars, Hugh Cornwell, Lol Coxhill, David Cunningham, John Fiddler, Morgan Fisher, Robert Fripp, Thomas De Hartman, John Paul Jones.
Personnel: Simon Friend (vocals, guitar, mandolin, harmonica); Scott McCaughey (vocals, guitar, Farfisa, xylophone); Igor Belkin (vocals, guitar, programming); Frank Carbone, Mark Chadwick, Hiroshige Yamaguchi (vocals, guitar); Mamadou Doumbia (vocals, kora); Morgan Fisher (vocals, keyboards, programming, sampler); Ragavendra, Ching Gonzalez, Claire Evitt, Sally Freedman, Elisha Kilabuk, Jean Houston, Gito Baloi, Hilary Allen, Hugh Cornwell, Wayne Hankin, Jane Siberry, ...