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Facets 3 - Harbach, Trester, Wintle, etc / Sophia Grech, Nataliya Sukhina

Album Summary

>Wintle, James : Distant Voices
>Harbach, Barbara : Perambulations
>Harbach, Barbara : Emily!
>Trester, Francine : Thoreau Songs (4), for voice, trumpet & piano
>Trester, Francine : Sonata for trumpet & piano
>Klein, Joseph : Die Konigskunderin ("The King - Proclaimer"), for trumpet
>Kay, Ulysses : Tromba, suite for trumpet & piano
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John Holt, Trumpet
John Holt, trumpet, has appeared as a soloist with orchestras throughout the United States and Europe. Holt began studying trumpet at the age of 12 with Richard Giangiulio, principal trumpet of the Dallas Symphony. He continued his studies at the University of Miami with Gilbert D. Johnson, former principal trumpet of the Philadelphia Orchestra. At age 24, Holt became the principal trumpet of the Orchestra del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino in Florence, Italy, Zubin Mehta, music director. In 2003, he was appointed Assistant Professor of Trumpet of the College of Music at the University of North Texas. Holt is principal trumpet of the Dallas Opera Orchestra and is a Yamaha Performing Artist. He performs on the Yamaha "Chicago" C trumpet and is a consultant for TrumCor mutes. Holt's CDs on Crystal have received unanimous critical acclaim, with Gramophone Magazine saying "Holt plays with perfect technique and intonation, altering his sound to suit..challenging works." In May 2006 Holt reunited with the Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra to record trumpet concertos by French composers.----John Holt is principal trumpet with the Dallas Opera Orchestra and trumpet professor at the University of North Texas. This is his sixth solo CD on Crystal. His first five CDs received unanimous acclaim, with Gramophone Magazine describing him as "an elegant, sensitive artist." This CD features works written for him, plus Tromba by the well-known composer Ulysses Kay.
Submitted on 11/19/10 by JAMES R. OESTREICH, The New York Times 
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Works Details

>Wintle, James : Distant Voices
  • Performers: Igor Borodin (Violin); Julia Bushkova (Violin); John Holt (Trumpet); Johannes Kleinmann (Cello); Ktrin Meidell (Viola)
  • Running Time: 17 min. 11 sec.
  • Period Time: Contemporary
  • Written: 2006

>Harbach, Barbara : Perambulations
  • Performers: John Holt (Trumpet); Nataliya Sukhina (Piano)
  • Notes: Mesquite Arts Center, Mesquite, TX (09/30/2008/10/02/2008)
  • Running Time: 5 min. 13 sec.
  • Period Time: Contemporary
  • Written: 2004

>Harbach, Barbara : Emily!
  • Performers: Sophia Grech (Mezzo Soprano); John Holt (Trumpet); Nataliya Sukhina (Piano)
  • Notes: Mesquite Arts Center, Mesquite, TX (09/30/2008/10/02/2008)
  • Running Time: 7 min. 11 sec.
  • Period Time: Contemporary
  • Written: 2007

>Trester, Francine : Thoreau Songs (4), for voice, trumpet & piano
  • Performers: Sophia Grech (Mezzo Soprano); John Holt (Flugelhorn); John Holt (Trumpet); Nataliya Sukhina (Piano)
  • Notes: Mesquite Arts Center, Mesquite, TX (09/30/2008/10/02/2008)
  • Running Time: 5 min. 43 sec.
  • Period Time: Contemporary
  • Written: 2007

>Trester, Francine : Sonata for trumpet & piano
  • Performers: John Holt (Trumpet); Nataliya Sukhina (Piano)
  • Notes: Mesquite Arts Center, Mesquite, TX (09/30/2008/10/02/2008)
  • Running Time: 13 min. 19 sec.
  • Period Time: Contemporary
  • Written: 2005

>Klein, Joseph : Die Königskünderin ("The King - Proclaimer"), for trumpet
  • Performer: John Holt (Trumpet)
  • Running Time: 4 min. 31 sec.
  • Period Time: Contemporary
  • Written: 2009

>Kay, Ulysses : Tromba, suite for trumpet & piano
  • Performers: John Holt (Trumpet); Nataliya Sukhina (Piano)
  • Running Time: 7 min. 21 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1983