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Derek Holman (b.1931): Songs - "A Play of Passion" / Colin Ainsworth, tenor; Stephen Ralls, tenor; Bruce Ubukata, piano

Album Summary

>Holman, Derek : A Lasting Spring, for voice & piano
>Holman, Derek : Variation on a Melody by Doctor Arne, for 2 pianos
>Holman, Derek : The Death of Orpheus, for voice & piano
>Holman, Derek : A Play of Passion, for voice & piano
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Notes & Reviews:

This is the second recording dedicated to the songs of celebrated Canadian composer Derek Holman. Canadian Art Song Project has partnered with the Aldeburgh Connection to highlight works that emerged from relationships nurtured for decades between Holman and pianists Stephen Ralls and Bruce Ubukata and tenor Colin Ainsworth. A Play of Passion highlights a group of Holman's songs written specifically for Ralls and Ainsworth, artists well known for their dedication to song and recital repertoire such as The Heart Mislaid and The Lasting Spring.

Notes & Reviews:

Recording information: Glenn Gould Studio, Toronto (10/20/2014-10/22/2014).



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Works Details

>Holman, Derek : A Lasting Spring, for voice & piano
  • Performers: Colin Ainsworth (Tenor); Stephen Ralls (Piano)
  • Notes: Glenn Gould Studio, Toronto (10/20/2014-10/22/2014)
  • Running Time: 9 min. 9 sec.
  • Period Time: Contemporary
  • Written: 2004

>Holman, Derek : Variation on a Melody by Doctor Arne, for 2 pianos
  • Performers: Stephen Ralls (Piano); Bruce Ubukata (Piano)
  • Notes: Glenn Gould Studio, Toronto (10/20/2014-10/22/2014)
  • Running Time: 10 min. 36 sec.
  • Period Time: Contemporary
  • Written: 1999

>Holman, Derek : The Death of Orpheus, for voice & piano
  • Performers: Colin Ainsworth (Tenor); Stephen Ralls (Piano)
  • Notes: Glenn Gould Studio, Toronto (10/20/2014-10/22/2014)
  • Running Time: 11 min. 46 sec.
  • Period Time: Contemporary
  • Written: 2005

>Holman, Derek : A Play of Passion, for voice & piano
  • Performers: Colin Ainsworth (Tenor); Stephen Ralls (Piano)
  • Notes: Glenn Gould Studio, Toronto (10/20/2014-10/22/2014)
  • Running Time: 16 min. 7 sec.
  • Period Time: Contemporary
  • Written: 2012