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Class Brass - On The Edge

Album Summary

>Khachaturian, Aram : Gayaneh
>Saint-Saëns, Camille : Samson et Dalila, Op. 47
>Bizet, Georges : L' Arlesienne, suite for orchestra no 2
>Shostakovich, Dmitri : Festive Overture, Op. 96
>Bizet, Georges : Carmen Suite for orchestra no 1
>Ippolitov-Ivanov, Mikhail Mikhaylovich : Caucasian Sketches, suite for orchestra, Op. 10
>Fauré, Gabriel : Requiem, Op. 48
>Enescu, George [Composer] : Roumanian Rhapsody no 1, for orchestra in A major, Op. 11/1
>Prokofiev, Sergei : Love for Three Oranges
>Janácek, Leos [Composer] : Sinfonietta for orchestra ("Military," "Sokol Festival"), JW 6/18
>Glière, Reinhold : The Red Poppy, ballet, Op. 70
>Stravinsky, Igor : Firebird
>Bernstein, Leonard : Candide, overture to the operetta
>Copland, Aaron : Rodeo
>Offenbach, Jacques : Orphée aux enfers, operetta
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Notes & Reviews:

"The quality of the Empire Brass ensemble is immaculate each player demonstrates considerable sensitivity as chamber musicians as well as breathtaking virtuosity and purity of tone. - CD Review



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Works Details

>Khachaturian, Aram : Gayaneh :: Sabre Dance
  • Performer: Frank Epstein (Xylophone)
  • Ensemble: Empire Brass
  • Notes: Berkshire Performing Arts Center, Lenox, MA (08/29/1992-08/30/1992)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 21 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1943

>Saint-Saëns, Camille : Samson et Dalila, Op. 47 :: Danse Bacchanale
  • Performer: Timothy Morrison (Trumpet)
  • Ensemble: Empire Brass
  • Notes: Berkshire Performing Arts Center, Lenox, MA (08/29/1992-08/30/1992)
  • Running Time: 7 min. 18 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1859-1877

>Bizet, Georges : L' Arlésienne, suite for orchestra no 2 :: Fa
  • Performer: Andrew Roe (Trumpet)
  • Ensemble: Empire Brass
  • Notes: Berkshire Performing Arts Center, Lenox, MA (08/29/1992-08/30/1992)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 33 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1876

>Shostakovich, Dmitri : Festive Overture, Op. 96
  • Performer: Timothy Morrison (Trumpet)
  • Ensemble: Empire Brass
  • Notes: Berkshire Performing Arts Center, Lenox, MA (08/29/1992-08/30/1992)
  • Running Time: 6 min. 37 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Form: Orchestral
  • Written: 1954

>Bizet, Georges : Carmen Suite for orchestra no 1 :: Aragonaise
  • Performer: Timothy Morrison (Trumpet)
  • Ensemble: Empire Brass
  • Notes: Berkshire Performing Arts Center, Lenox, MA (08/29/1992-08/30/1992)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 27 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1875

>Ippolitov-Ivanov, Mikhail Mikhaylovich : Caucasian Sketches, suite for orchestra, Op. 10 :: Procession of the Sardar
  • Ensemble: Empire Brass
  • Notes: Berkshire Performing Arts Center, Lenox, MA (08/29/1992-08/30/1992)
  • Running Time: 4 min. 40 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1894

>Fauré, Gabriel : Requiem, Op. 48 :: Pié Jesu
  • Ensemble: Empire Brass
  • Notes: Berkshire Performing Arts Center, Lenox, MA (08/29/1992-08/30/1992)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 39 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1887-1900

>Enescu, George [Composer] : Roumanian Rhapsody no 1, for orchestra in A major, Op. 11/1
  • Ensemble: Empire Brass
  • Notes: Berkshire Performing Arts Center, Lenox, MA (08/29/1992-08/30/1992)
  • Running Time: 11 min. 12 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 08/14/1901

>Prokofiev, Sergei : Love for Three Oranges :: March
  • Ensemble: Empire Brass
  • Notes: Berkshire Performing Arts Center, Lenox, MA (08/29/1992-08/30/1992)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 48 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1919

>Janácek, Leos [Composer] : Sinfonietta for orchestra ("Military," "Sokol Festival"), JW 6/18 :: Allegretto
  • Performer: Timothy Morrison (Trumpet)
  • Ensemble: Empire Brass
  • Notes: Berkshire Performing Arts Center, Lenox, MA (08/29/1992-08/30/1992)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 29 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Orchestral
  • Written: 1926

>Glière, Reinhold : The Red Poppy, ballet, Op. 70 :: Russian Sailors' Dance
  • Performer: Timothy Morrison (Trumpet)
  • Ensemble: Empire Brass
  • Notes: Berkshire Performing Arts Center, Lenox, MA (08/29/1992-08/30/1992)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 1 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Ballet
  • Written: 1928

>Stravinsky, Igor : Firebird
  • Ensemble: Empire Brass
  • Notes: Berkshire Performing Arts Center, Lenox, MA (08/29/1992-08/30/1992)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 9 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1933

>Bernstein, Leonard : Candide, overture to the operetta
  • Ensemble: Empire Brass
  • Notes: Berkshire Performing Arts Center, Lenox, MA (08/29/1992-08/30/1992)
  • Running Time: 4 min. 22 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1956

>Copland, Aaron : Rodeo :: Saturday Night Waltz
  • Ensemble: Empire Brass
  • Notes: Berkshire Performing Arts Center, Lenox, MA (08/29/1992-08/30/1992)
  • Running Time: 4 min. 9 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1942

>Offenbach, Jacques : Orphée aux enfers, operetta :: Cancan
  • Ensemble: Empire Brass
  • Notes: Berkshire Performing Arts Center, Lenox, MA (08/29/1992-08/30/1992)
  • Running Time: 1 min. 37 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1858