1 CD / Bridge / 2003-12-01Works: George Crumb: Unto the hills, for soprano, piano & percussion quartet; Black Angels (Images I), for electric string quartet
Performers: Crumb, Ann; Freeman, James; Orchestra 2001
Conductors: Freeman, James
"This excellent group gives the Kronos a run for their money, but the main event here is Ann Crumb's cycle, and that is what most...continue...
1 CD / Bridge / 2003-02-01Works: George Crumb: Echoes of Time and the River (Echoes II), for orchestra; Gnomic Variations, for piano; Nocturnes (4) (Night Music II), for violin & piano; Lux Aeterna, for 5 masked musicians; Pastoral ...
Performers: D'Agostino, Gregory; DeGaetani, Jan [Mezzo-Soprano Vocals]; Freeman, James; Fulkerson, Gregory; Hopkins, Matthew; Morgan, Carole; Shannon, Robert; Steele, Glenn
Conductors: Conlin, Thomas; Wernick, Richard
Ensemble: Penn Contemporary Players; Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra
1 CD / New World / 1992-12-08Works: George Crumb: An Idyll for the Misbegotten (Images III), for amplified flute & 3 percussionists; Vox balaenae; Madrigals, for soprano & chamber ensemble, Books 1-4
Performers: DeGaetani, Jan [Mezzo-Soprano Vocals]; Freeman, James; Gemmell, James; Gottlieb, Gordon; Herman, Benjamin; Hopkins, Matthew; Insull, Bonnie; Mueller, Zizi; Paysen, Stephen; Sherry, Fred [Cello]; Thom...
Conductors: Wernick, Richard
Ensemble: University of Pennsylvania Chamber Players
1 CD / Warner Classics / 1987-01-01Works: George Crumb: Ancient Voices of Children, for mezzo- & boy soprano, oboe, mandolin, harp, amplified & toy piano &; Music for a Summer Evening (Makrokosmos III), for 2 amplified pianos & 2 percussioni...
Performers: Bell, Stephen; DesRoches, Raymond; Fitz, Richard; Freeman, James; Georg Friedrich Haas; Jacob Glick; Jolles, Susan; Kalish, Gilbert; Van Hyning, Howard
Conductors: Weisberg, Arthur
Ensemble: Contemporary Chamber Ensemble
Thirty years later, George Crumb's Ancient Voices of Children is still a startling work. Like many of his compositions from this period, the music centers on the poetry of Federico Garcia Lorca, here ...continue...