1 CD / Tzadik / 2013-03-26Works: Gloria Coates: Holographic Universe, for violin & orchestra; Where the Eagle Flies, for piano; Among the Asteroids, for string quartet; Lunar Loops, for 2 guitars; The Silver Eyed Soul, for piano & b...
Performers: Fischer, Ruth; Hoock, Christine; Skaerved, Peter Sheppard; Stiens, Stephen [Guitar]; Taverna, Alessandro
Conductors: Thompson, Neil
American composer Gloria Coates was born in Wisconsin but has lived in Germany since the 1960s. Her music is not easy to classify, and the chamber works here might be said to bridge the divide between...continue...
3 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2012-08-28Works: Gloria Coates: Quartet for Strings no 5; Quartet for Strings no 1; Quartet for Strings no 6; Quartet for Strings no 7 for Quartet for Strings & organ ("Angels"); Quartet for Strings no 2; Quartet for...
Performers: Adams, Philip; Chadwick, Roderick; Heyde, Neil; Skaerved, Peter Sheppard
Conductors: ; Finnissy, Michael
Ensemble: ; Kreutzer String Quartet
ClassicsToday.com - Reviewing original release of Quartets 1, 5 & 6
At long last, the aural equivalent to Salvador Dali's melted watches! Gloria Coates (b. 1939)...continue...
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2010-09-28Works: Gloria Coates: Quartet for Strings no 9; Sonata for solo violin; Lyric Suite, 'Split the Lark - and you'll find the Music', for Piano Trio
Performers: Chadwick, Roderick; Goff, Morgan; Heyde, Neil; Skaerved, Peter Sheppard; Trandafilovski, Mihailo
The Munich-based American composer Gloria Coates is best known as a symphonist, though she has also composed nine string quartets as well as vocal and...continue...