Sofia Gubaidulina (b.1931): Complete String Quartets & Other Chamber Works / Louise Bessett, piano; Molinari Quartet
2 CD / ATMA / 2015-01-13Works: Sofia Gubaidulina: Quartet for Strings no 1; Quartet for Strings no 2; Quartet for Strings no 3; Quartet for Strings no 4, with tape; Reflections on the Theme B-A-C-H, for string quartet; Quintet for...
Performers: Bednarz, Frederick; Bessette, Louise; Bouvrette, Pierre-Alain; Lambert, Frederic; Ranzenhofer, Olga
Ensemble: Quatuor Molinari
Following two albums devoted to the chamber music of Russian composer Alfred Schnittke, the Molinari Quartet now plunges into the fascinating world of Sofia Gubaidulina,...continue...
Recording information: Église Saint-Augustin, Mirabel, Québec, Canada (09/2013); Salle Pierre-Mercure, Centre Pierre-Péladeau, Montréal, (09/2013); Église Saint-Augustin, Mira...continue...
Tre Voci - works by Takemitsu, Debussy & Gubaidulina / Kim Kashkashian, Marina Piccinini, Sivan Magen
1 CD / ECM / 2014-09-30Works: Toru Takemitsu: And then I knew it was the wind; Claude Debussy: Sonata for Flute, Viola and Harp; Sofia Gubaidulina: The Garden of Joy and Sorrow, for flute, viola & harp
Ensemble: Tre Voci
Kim Kashkashian, who won a Grammy last year with her solo viola Kurtág/Ligeti disc, returns with a new trio. Tre Voci includes Italian-American flutist Marina...continue...
Recording information: Auditorio Radiotelevisione Svizzera, Lugano (04/2013)....continue...
Sofia Gubaidulina (b.1931): 'Repentance'; Serenade; Piano Sonata; Sotto Voce / Franz Halasz, Jacob Kellermann, Lucas Brar, Wen-Sinn Yang, et al.
1 Super Audio CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2014-08-12Works: Sofia Gubaidulina: Repentence, for 3 guitars, cello & double bass; Serenada, for guitar; Piano Sonata; Sotto Voce, for viola, 2 guitars & double bass
Performers: Brar, Lucas [Guitar]; Halasz, Debora; Halasz, Franz; Kellermann, Jacob [Guitar]; Schlichtig, Hariolf; Stubenrauch, Philipp [Double Bass]; Yang, Wen-Sinn
Within the output of Sofia Gubaidulina, solo and chamber music occupies a position of prominence; she has written more than eighty such works. One of...continue...
Recording information: Studio 2, Bayerischer Rundfunk, Munich, Germany (06/2013)....continue...
Night Music: Voice in the Leaves - Works by Yusupova, Yanov-Yanovsky, Ali-Zadeh, Gubaidulina / EQ Ens.
1 CD / Louth Contemporary Music Society / 2013-11-12Works: Iraida Yusupova: Kitezh-19, for theremin & tape; Dmitri Yanov-Yanovsky: Night Music; Morning, for voices, cello & chamber orchestra; Franghiz Ali-Zadeh: Ask Havasi, for solo cello; Sofia Gubaidulina:...
Performers: Kavina, Lydia; Monighetti, Ivan
Conductors: Thorel, Jean;
Ensemble: Dublin Guitar Quartet; EQ Ensemble; The Hilliard Ensemble
Cellist Ivan Monighetti - Mstislav Rostropovich's last student at the Moscow Conservatory - is at the center of a mesmerizing new album issued by the...continue...
Recording information: St. Peter's Church of Ireland, Drogheda Ireland (2010/2011)....continue...
4 for Peace: works by Gubaidulina; Ali-Sade; Kerer; Bonato / Cello Passionata; Elaine Ortiz-Arandes, soprano
1 CD / Solo Musica / 2013-09-24Works: Giovanni Bonato: 4 for Peace, for 4 cellos; Epiphanie; Franghiz Ali-Zadeh: Shyshtar Metamorphoses; Sofia Gubaidulina: Mirage; Manuela Kerer: Dolce malinconia, for cello quartet; Friduscal, for cello ...
Conductors: Berger, Julius [Cello]; Berger, Hyun-Jun [Cello]
An important feature of the ensemble Cello Passionato is its regular cooperation with composers. Its close ties with the composer create proximity to the work,...continue...
Metamorphoses - Yanov-Yanovsky: Viderunt Omnes; Alil-Zadeh: Shyshtar Metamorphoses; Gubadulina: On the Edge of the Abyss
1 CD / Louth Contemporary Music Society / 2013-09-10Works: Dmitri Yanov-Yanovsky: Virderunt Omnes; Franghiz Ali-Zadeh: Shyshtar Metamorphoses; Sofia Gubaidulina: On the Edge of the Abyss, for 7 cellos & 2 waterphones; Mirage; Alexander Knaifel: O Comforter
Performers: Dungan, Brian [Percussion]; O'Hara, Maeve [Waterphone]; Waldenmayer, Ileana [Waterphone]
Ensemble: Celli Monighetti
This disc from cellist Ivan Monighetti and his group Celli Monighetti features new pieces for cello octet by four composers from the former Soviet bloc:...continue...
Recording information: St. Peter's Church of Ireland (10/2011)....continue...
1 CD / Supraphon / 2013-01-29Works: Sofia Gubaidulina: Quartet for Strings no 1; Quartet for Strings no 2; Quartet for Strings no 3; Quartet for Strings no 4, with tape; Reflections on the Theme B-A-C-H, for string quartet
Ensemble: Stamic String Quartet
Sofia Gubaidulina, one of the most distinct composers of the present time, says of herself that she is "a daughter of two worlds, whose soul...continue...
Recording information: The Martínek Studio, Prague (06/2011/08/2011)....continue...
1 CD / Wergo / 2006-12-12Works: Sofia Gubaidulina: Am Rande des Abgrunds, for 7 cellos & 2 aquaphones; De profundis, for bayan; Quaternion, for cello quartet; In croce, for cello & organ (or bayan)
Performers: Berger, Julius [Cello]; Choi, Yoohan; Eppinger, Niklas; Garcia, Diego; Hussong, Stefan; Hwang, Yoon-Jung; Ohar, Aleksandra; Zhang, Tai-Yang
To celebrate Sofia Gubaidulina's 75th birthday, Wergo offers this new CD of the composer's chamber music. Joining Julius Berger and Stefan Hussong, two well-known interpreters...continue...
1 CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2002-06-02Works: Sofia Gubaidulina: Quintet for Piano and Strings; Concerto for Piano "Introitus"; Dancer on a Tightrope
Performers: Aizawa, Rieko; Bruns, Peter; Eichenauer, Ulrich; Kremer, Gidon; Rauchs, Beatrice; Sakharov, Vadim; Vogler, Kai; Wang, Mira
Conductors: Kozhukhar, Vladimir
Ensemble: Kyiv Chamber Players
1 CD / Chandos Records / 2001-11-20Works: Sofia Gubaidulina: In croce, for cello & organ (or bayan); Preludes (10) for cello; Quaternion, for cello quartet
Performers: Hicks, Malcolm; Ivashkin, Alexander
Gramophone Classical Music Guide
A quaternion may be a mathematical operation, but there's nothing calculated or contrived about Quaternion for four cellos (1996), which here receives...continue...
1 CD / CPO / 1994-06-01Works: Sofia Gubaidulina: Quartet for Strings no 1; Quartet for Strings no 3; Trio, for violin, viola & cello; Gregorian Chant: O quando in cruce
Performers: Balk-Moller, Arne; Brendstrup, Henrik; Frederiksen, Tim; Myrup, Claus
Ensemble: Danish Quartet