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Maarten Altena Ensemble

This CD features music by three versions of the Maarten Altena Ensemble, one in April 1993, the second in December 1993, and the third in June 1994:

April 1993 Ensemble: Maarten Altena, double bass; Peter van Bergen, tenor saxophone, contrabass clarinet; Michael Barker, recorders; Wiek Hijmans, electric guitar; Alison Isadora, violin; Michiel Sheen, piano; Jannie Pranger, voice; Michael Vatcher, percussion, dulcimer; Wolter Wierbos, trombone.

December 1993 Ensemble: Maarten Altena, double bass; Peter van Bergen, contrabass clarinet; Michael Barker, recorders; Wiek Hijmans, electric guitar; Alison Isadora, violin; Paul Koek, vibraphone; Michiel Sheen, piano; Jannie Pranger, voice; Wolter Wierbos, trombone.

June 1994 Ensemble: Maarten Altena, double bass; Erik van Deuren, clarinet, bass clarinet; Michael Barker, recorders; Wiek Hijmans, electric guitar; Alison Isadora, violin; Hans van der Meer, percussion; Michiel Sheen, piano; Jannie Pranger, voice; Wolter Wierbos, trombone.

  1. Slow motion [1993 version] (11.41); recorded 1-3 April at the English Reformed Church, Begijnhof, Amsterdam
  2. Tik [1994] (09.22); recorded 16 June 1994 at Walloon Church, Amsterdam
  3. Figuur [1989] (08.03); recorded 16 June 1994 at Walloon Church, Amsterdam
  4. Lento [1993] (09.02); recorded 20 December 1993 in Raphaëlkerk, Amsterdam
  5. ABCD [1992] (11.13); recorded 1-3 April at the English Reformed Church, Begijnhof, Amsterdam
  6. Slow motion [1994 version] (12.57); recorded 16 June 1994 at Walloon Church, Amsterdam

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