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Mints has a formidable technique, and throws himself at these hugely taxing works with abandon. What is less persuasive is Mints’ concept of ‘Spacial Orchestration’ (which here he ‘premieres’): different pieces, or even phrases within pieces, have different microphone placings. The succession of different acoustics is distracting and adds nothing to the disc.

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