Colin Stetson: Sorrow (A reimagining of Gorecki’s 3rd Symphony) (CD, 52Hz, April 2016)

In which Colin Stetson, as Eric Morecambe might put it, plays all the right notes — but not necessarily on the right instruments. This is a “reimagining” of the lovely lovely Symphony of Sorrowful Songs as part avant garde exploration, part drone metal intensity, part psychedelic wig-out, part 20th-century classical symphony (well, y’know…), and part […]