1 CD / Nonesuch / 2011-10-04Works: Peter Sculthorpe: String quartet; Aulis Sallinen: Quartet for Strings no 3 ("Some Aspects of Peltoniemi Hintrik's Funeral March"), Op. 19; Philip Glass: Company; Conlon Nancarrow: Quartet for Strings...
Performers: Dutt, Hank; Harrington, David; Heanrenaud, Joan; Sherba, John [Violin]
Ensemble: Kronos Quartet
This recording is representative, according to the liner notes, of what a Kronos Quartet concert might be like. There are performances by a disparate selection of contemporary composers with a catchy ...continue...
1 CD / Nonesuch / 2011-09-20Works: Patrick Zimmerli: Crazy Quilt, for 2 pianos; Generatrix, for 2 pianos; Celtic Folk Melody, for 2 pianos; Modern Music, for 2 pianos; Brad Mehldau: Unrequited, for piano; Steve Reich: Music for 18 Mus...
Performers: Hays, Kevin; Mehldau, Brad
Recording information: Mechanics Hall, Worcester, MA (10/13/1010-10/14/2010).
Modern Music, the collaborative recording between longtime colleagues and jazz pianists Brad Mehldau and Kevin Hays...continue...
1 CD / Nonesuch / 1998-04-21Works: Philip Glass: Symphony no 2; Orphée, chamber opera; Concerto for Saxophone Quartet, for sax quartet & orchestra
Performers: Davies, Dennis Russell [Piano/Conductor]; ORF Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra; Rascher Saxophone Quartet; Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra
Conductors: Davies, Dennis R.
Ensemble: Raschèr Saxophone Quartet; Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra; Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra
"...Symphony No. 2 was a BAM commission, and although it is presented as an escapade in polytonality, to me it sounds like Glass from the...continue...
Personnel: Raschèr Saxophone Quartet (saxophone).
Recording information: Austrian Broadcasting Studios, Vienna, Austria (09/1996-10/1996); Liederkranzhalle, Stuttgart, Germany (09/1996-10/...continue...