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A Portrait of the Viola - Clarke, Swain, et al / Callus, etc

Album Summary

>Clarke, Rebecca : Sonata for viola & piano
>Clarke, Rebecca : Morpheus, for viola & piano
>Clarke, Rebecca : Lullaby, for viola & piano
>Clarke, Rebecca : Lullaby (An arrangement of an ancient Irish tune), for violin/viola & piano
>Swain, Freda : English Reel, for viola & piano
>Clarke, Rebecca : I'll bid my heart be still (after an Old Scottish Border Melody), for viola & piano
>Harrison, Pamela : Sonata for viola & piano
>Gould, Janetta : Oh Can Ye Sew Cushions (after an Old Scottish Traditional Melody), for viola/horn & piano
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Notes & Reviews:

"[Clarke's] music has that blend of melancholy, nostalgia, and dreaminess that makes the British music written at this time the best ever composed for the instrument." - Magil, ARG



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>Clarke, Rebecca : Sonata for viola & piano
  • Performers: Helen Callus (Viola); Robert McDonald (Piano)
  • Notes: The American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York, NY (12/16/2001-12/19/2001)
  • Running Time: 23 min. 36 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1919

>Clarke, Rebecca : Morpheus, for viola & piano
  • Performers: Helen Callus (Viola); Robert McDonald (Piano)
  • Notes: The American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York, NY (12/16/2001-12/19/2001)
  • Running Time: 7 min. 21 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1917

>Clarke, Rebecca : Lullaby, for viola & piano
  • Performers: Helen Callus (Viola); Robert McDonald (Piano)
  • Notes: The American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York, NY (12/16/2001-12/19/2001)
  • Running Time: 4 min. 9 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1909

>Clarke, Rebecca : Lullaby (An arrangement of an ancient Irish tune), for violin/viola & piano
  • Performers: Helen Callus (Viola); Robert McDonald (Piano)
  • Notes: The American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York, NY (12/16/2001-12/19/2001)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 13 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: circa 1913

>Swain, Freda : English Reel, for viola & piano
  • Performers: Helen Callus (Viola); Robert McDonald (Piano)
  • Notes: The American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York, NY (12/16/2001-12/19/2001)
  • Running Time: 1 min. 48 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1958

>Clarke, Rebecca : I'll bid my heart be still (after an Old Scottish Border Melody), for viola & piano
  • Performers: Helen Callus (Viola); Robert McDonald (Piano)
  • Notes: The American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York, NY (12/16/2001-12/19/2001)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 48 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1944

>Harrison, Pamela : Sonata for viola & piano
  • Performers: Helen Callus (Viola); Robert McDonald (Piano)
  • Notes: The American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York, NY (12/16/2001-12/19/2001)
  • Running Time: 19 min. 35 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1956

>Gould, Janetta : Oh Can Ye Sew Cushions (after an Old Scottish Traditional Melody), for viola/horn & piano
  • Performers: Helen Callus (Viola); Robert McDonald (Piano)
  • Notes: The American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York, NY (12/16/2001-12/19/2001)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 32 sec.
  • Period Time: Contemporary
  • Written: 1989