Classical Music Sentinel.com: Odd Couple

August 5, 2010

The  title of this CD, Odd Couple, refers to the fact that the cello and  piano combination, although a pairing first introduced by Beethoven for  his great cello sonatas, has always been considered an awkward or  maladjusted blend of instruments. Well, if that were true, a countless  number of masterpieces would never have seen the light of day. Instead, I  believe this CD Continue reading

Odd Couple

Odd Couple

Odd Couple

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Two powerhouse performers, cellist Matt Haimovitz and pianist Geoffrey Burleson, come together on Odd Couple, released September 16 from Oxingale Records.

Odd Couple Celebrates Elliott Carter’s 100th birthday Continue reading

Anthem

Anthem

Anthem

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On September 9, 2003, Oxingale Records launched ANTHEM, cellist Matt Haimovitz’s highly charged collection of solo works by living American composers featuring his live rendition of “Anthem,” inspired by Jimi Hendrix’s “Star Spangled Banner,” recorded live Continue reading