1 CD / MSR Classics / 2009-03-10Works: George Gershwin: Rhapsody for Piano and Orchestra no 2 "Rhapsody in Rivets"; Rhapsody in Blue; Concerto for Piano in F major; Variations on "I got rhythm" for Piano and Orchestra
Performers: Pierce, Joshua [Piano]
Conductors: Trevor, Kirk
Ensemble: Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Pierce's relation to George Gershwin has family roots. His father, director/choreographer Johnny Pierce, worked with Gershwin in the 1930s, recommending him to work on the...continue...
1 CD / Albany Records / 2006-10-01Works: George Gershwin: Variations on "I got rhythm" for Piano and Orchestra; Rhapsody in Blue, for piano & orchestra (orchestrated by F. Grofé); Victoria Bond: Ancient Keys, for piano; Jeffrey Hass:...
Performers: Barnes, Paul
Conductors: Trevor, Kirk; Cramer, Ray
Ensemble: Indiana University Wind Ensemble; Indiana Wind Ensemble; Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
"Victoria Bond's Ancient Keys is a pretty, single-movement work based on a Greek Orthodox chant, very nicely sung by Barnes at the beginning of the...continue...