Mathias Reumert: Solo
Percussion masterworks meet art cinema in this state-of-the art-production.
Multiple award-winning Danish percussionist Mathias Reumert sets a new standard with these performances, which are captured live without audience in various locations.
The seven works included are cornerstones of contemporary percussion music, and each becomes here a short film in its own right by director Christian Holten Bonke.
This disc is universal-play (Region 0) and doublesided PAL/NTSC so will play in any country.
- Time and Money (21:07)
- Psappha (13:43)
- Omar (13:09)
- ?Corporel (6:00)
- Bone Alphabet (11:20)
Hans Werne Henze:
- Five Scenes from The Snow Country (11:17)
- Rebonds (12:24)
This is a beautifully shot program of percussion music. In short, this is a magnificent undertaking, uniting on one disc six significant percussion pieces, rendered in visually stunning film and wonderful sound, of what feels at times like superhuman performances.” —Colin Clarke
“I found that watching and reviewing the DVD in hand to be one of the more entertaining assignments I’ve received. Mathias Reumert is an amazing performer, a veritable wizard of percussion. His masterful music-making will astound you; this, coupled with the fascinating videography, creates a program that transcends whatever the normal market for this DVD would be. I recommend this recital wholeheartedly.”” —David DeBoor Canfield