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Cadenza!: Modern American Duos for Clarinet or Basset Horn & Piano by Copland, Carter, McDonald, Berger, Wyner / Ray Jackendoff, clarinet; John McDonald, piano

Album Summary

>Copland, Aaron : Sonata for clarinet & piano (arr. of Sonata for Violin & Piano)
>Carter, Elliott : Pastorale for Clarinet and Piano
>McDonald, John [Composer] : Echo Fantasy Upon Mi, La, for basset horn & piano, Op. 404
>Berger, Arthur : Duo, for basset horn & piano
>McDonald, John [Composer] : Peace Process, for basset horn & piano, Op. 427
>Wyner, Yehudi : Cadenza!, for clarinet & harpsichord
Performers Composers

Notes & Reviews:

Pianist/composer John McDonald and clarinetist Ray Jackendoff have performed as a duo for more than 10 years. This recording represents some of their many collaborations including the world premiere of John McDonald's two compositions for clarinet and basset horn. Jackendoff was principal clarinet of the Boston Civic Symphony for 20 years and has performed as a soloist with the Boston Pops and other Boston-area orchestras. McDonald's compositional output includes works for voice, chamber ensembles and solo instrumental works. Both Ray Jackendoff and John McDonald are on the faculty at Tufts University.

Notes & Reviews:

Recording information: Tufts University's Perry and Marty Granoff Music Center (07/2011).



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Works Details

>Copland, Aaron : Sonata for clarinet & piano (arr. of Sonata for Violin & Piano)
  • Performers: Ray Jackendoff (Clarinet); John McDonald (Piano)
  • Running Time: 20 min. 13 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1942-1943

>Carter, Elliott : Pastorale for Clarinet and Piano
  • Performers: Ray Jackendoff (Clarinet); John McDonald (Piano)
  • Running Time: 11 min. 47 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1940

>McDonald, John [Composer] : Echo Fantasy Upon Mi, La, for basset horn & piano, Op. 404
  • Performers: Ray Jackendoff (Clarinet); John McDonald (Piano)
  • Running Time: 6 min. 3 sec.
  • Period Time: Contemporary
  • Written: 2003

>Berger, Arthur : Duo, for basset horn & piano
  • Performers: Ray Jackendoff (Clarinet); John McDonald (Piano)
  • Running Time: 12 min. 6 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1957

>McDonald, John [Composer] : Peace Process, for basset horn & piano, Op. 427
  • Performers: Ray Jackendoff (Clarinet); John McDonald (Piano)
  • Running Time: 6 min. 33 sec.
  • Period Time: Contemporary
  • Written: 2006

>Wyner, Yehudi : Cadenza!, for clarinet & harpsichord
  • Performers: Ray Jackendoff (Clarinet); John McDonald (Piano)
  • Running Time: 16 min. 52 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1969