Michael Nyman

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Belladonna single features Michael Nyman

The Italian group Belladonna has released a new song “Let There Be Light” which is based on Michael Nyman’s most famous composition “The Heart Asks Pleasure First” from The Piano. The single features Michael himself on piano, and is available for sale as an MP3 here http://www.amazon.co.uk/There-Light-feat-Michael-Nyman/dp/B004F9XBHQ/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1294286484&sr=8-1-catcorr

Nyman makes LA Time's Christmas list - Mark Swed, Los Angeles Times Music Critic

The British Minimalist Michael Nyman is the subject of an illuminating documentary that is part of a two-DVD Arthaus-Musik set. The second disc contains a terrific live concert by the Michael Nyman band recorded in Halle, Germany, Handel’s hometown. Come December, the month of “The Messiah,” you may be in need of a strong Handel antidote. If so, Professor Nyman’s got the cure. His concert includes the German premiere of his raucous Handel tribute, “The Musicologist Scores.”

Michael Nyman takes a new route

Musician and composer Michael Nyman is developing his other fascination – film, reports Sue Steward.

Michael Nyman: I spy with my musical eye

After years of writing music for other people’s films Michael Nyman has started making his own, now showing in Bexhill. (Luke Leitch)

Nyman: A composer ventures beyond music

by Richard Cork

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