1 CD / Bridge / 1991-11-01Works: George Crumb: Songs, Drones and Refrains of Death; A Little Suite for Christmas, AD 1979; Apparition
Performers: Charlston, Erik; DeGaetani, Jan; Druckman, Daniel; Kalish, Gilbert; Karis, Aleck; Orkis, Lambert; Palma, Donald; Starobin, David; Sylvan, Sanford
Ensemble: Speculum Musicae
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...