America!, Vol. 3: From Modern to Pop Art - Cage; Crumb; Bernstein; Barber; Copland; Berberian; Griffes et al. / Jon Manasse (clarinet), Beus (piano), Theatre of Voices, Paul Hillier, Conspirare, Craig Hella Johnson
2 CD / Harmonia Mundi / 2014-04-08Works: Samuel Barber: The Lovers, for baritone, chorus & orchestra, Op. 43; Agnus Dei; Charles Tomlinson Griffes: Piano Sonata, A. 85; Aaron Copland: Piano Variations; Leonard Bernstein: Sonata for Clarinet...
Performers: Beus, Stephen; Manasse, Jon; Myer, Spencer; Nakamatsu, Jon; Sheppard, Michael
Conductors: Hella-Johnson, Craig; Hillier, Paul
Ensemble: ; Conspirare; Theatre of Voices
The goal of the America! series from harmonia mundi is to explore the profound effect that the "New World" has had on the world of...continue...
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1 CD / Harmonia Mundi / 2011-07-12Works: Dmitry Shostakovich: Trio for Piano and Strings no 1 in C minor, Op. 8; Trio for Piano and Strings no 2 in E minor, Op. 67; Aaron Copland: Vitebsk, study on a Jewish Theme, for piano trio
Ensemble: Trio Wanderer
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No other ensemble in my experience captures this despairing sense of being overwhelmed by expressive needs as powerfully as does the Trio Wanderer....continue...
Recording information: Paris, IRCAM, Espace Projection (05/2003)....continue...