American Mavericks / Cowell: "Synchrony" Piano Concerto; Harrison: Concerto for Organ with Percussion Orchestra; Varèse: Amériques / Michael Tilson Thomas, San Francisco Symphony
1 Super Audio CD / San Francisco Symphony / 2012-11-13Works: Henry Cowell: Synchrony of Dance, Music, Light, for orchestra (aka "Orchesterstück; Concerto for piano & orchestra, HC 440; Lou Harrison: Concerto for Organ with Percussion Orchestra; Edgard Var...
Performers: Denk, Jeremy; Jacobs, Paul [Organ]
Conductors: Thomas, Michael Tilson
Ensemble: San Francisco Symphony
This recording by Michael Tilson Thomas and the GRAMMY® award-winning San Francisco Symphony features stunning live recordings from the SFS's wildly successful American Mavericks...continue...
Recording information: Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco War Memorial and Pe....continue...
2 CD / Warner Classics / 2011-09-27Works: Harrison Birtwistle: Antiphonies for piano & orchestra; Harrison's Clocks, for piano; Hugh Wood: Concerto for piano & orchestra, Op. 31; Lou Harrison: Concerto for Piano with Selected Orchestra
Performers: MacGregor, Joanna [Piano]
Conductors: Gielen, Michael; Davis, Andrew; Edwards, Sian
Ensemble: BBC Symphony Orchestra; Radio Filharmonisch Orkest; Sydney Symphony Orchestra
For this special Warner release from the Joanna Macgregor catalog, Macgregor is joined by the Radio Filharmonisch Orkest, BBC Symphony Orchestra and the Sydney Symphony...continue...
1 CD / Albany Records / 2010-08-10Works: Michael Daugherty: Lex, for percussion ensemble; Lou Harrison: Concerto for Violin with Percussion Orchestra; Craig Walsh: Pointing Out Your Ruse, for violin & percussion; Kevin Puts: And Legions Wil...
Performers: Kirkbride, Jerry; Rush, Mark; Weinberg, Norman
Conductors: Weinberg, Norman; Cook, Gary
Violinist Mark Rush offers a contemporary program of music for violin and percussion assisted by the Arizona Percussion Ensemble and percussionist Norman Weinberg. With Michael...continue...
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Sticks & Stones - Music for Percussion & Strings - Harrison, Dun, Phillips / Braun, Bagley, Haines, et al
1 CD / Equilibrium / 2008-05-01Works: Lou Harrison: Concerto for Violin with Percussion Orchestra; Tan Dun: Elegy; Mark Philips: Porch Music for violin/viola, cello & percussion
Performers: Agee, Kristin; Bagley, Marjorie; Braun, Roger; Carrera, Michael; Haines, Seth; Hassel, Joseph
Conductors: Braun, Roger; Huang, Steven
This recording of music for percussion and strings features Tan Dun's Elegy recorded in Neural Surround and will appeal to all audiophiles. Dun's music spans...continue...
1 CD / CD Baby Independants / 2007-06-05Works: Lou Harrison: Elegy to the Memory of Calvin Simmons, for chamber ensemble; Solstice, ballet for flute, oboe, trumpet, celeste, tack piano, 2 cellos & bass; Concerto in Slendro, for violin, celesta, 2...
Performers: Bachmann, Maria; Banovetz, Bill; Banovetz, William; Day, Timothy; Jarreau, Al
Conductors: Jekowsky, Barry
Ensemble: California Symphony
1 CD / New World / 2007-04-01Works: Lou Harrison: Concerto for Flute & Percussion; Strict Songs (4), for 8 baritones (or male chorus) & chamber orchestra; or baritone, SATB chorus & c; Ariadne, ballet for flute & percussion; Solstice, ...
Performers: Duckles, Lee; Fernandez, Nohema; George, Emily Wong; Gordon, Adam; Kromm, Leroy; Miller, Leta E.; Powers, Yvonne; Shelton, Peter; Sloan, Heather; Winant, William [Percussion]
Conductors: Paiement, Nicole A.; Davies, Dennis R.
Ensemble: ; University of California, Santa Cruz Orchestra
"Solstice, a ballet lasting a scant half hour, is one of Lou Harrison's most beautiful creations, a masterpiece of enchanting sonorities achieved by the most...continue...
1 CD / Signum Records / 2007-01-01Works: Lou Harrison: Concerto for Violin with Percussion Orchestra; Anne Dudley: Vermilion Rhapsody, for violin & percussion; Tarik O'Regan: Fragments from a Gradual Process, for violin & percussion; Stuart...
Performers: Mitchell, Madeleine
On first hearing Lou Harrison's 'Violin Concerto', Madeleine Mitchell was entranced by the colorful array of percussion and its juxaposition with the violin's innate lyricism....continue...
1 CD / New World / 2006-05-01Works: Lou Harrison: Concerto in Slendro, for violin, celesta, 2 tack pianos & 2 percussionists; Main Bersama Sama, for Sudanese Gamelan; Threnody for Carlos Chavez; Serenade for Betty Freeman and Franco As...
Performers: Barbagallo, James; Bates, Susan; Harrison, Lou [Composer]; Hartman, Scott L.; Jennerjohn, Patricia; Kembar, Gamelan Sekar; Kobialka, Daniel; Kobialka, Machiko; Marconi, Don; Neff, Jerome
Conductors: Hughes, Robert; Price, Paul
Lou Harrison (1917-2003) believed fervently in music's power to create cultural bridges. To this end he applied his prodigious skills and creative energies to creating...continue...
1 CD / Dynamic / 2003-10-21Works: Lou Harrison: Air for the Poet; Concerto for Organ with Percussion Orchestra; Main Rain; Varied Trio; Elegy, to the Memory of Calvin Simmons
Performers: Ambrosini, Adriano; De Liso, Marina; Porta, Enzo; Turetta, Pierpaolo
Conductors: Facchin, Guido
Ensemble: Tammittam Percussion Ensemble
1 CD / Dynamic / 2003-10-21Works: Lou Harrison: Air for the Poet, for orchestra (also vers. for metallophone & drum; solo instrument with 2 ostenati; Concerto for Organ with Percussion Orchestra; May Rain, for voice, tack piano & tam...
Performers: Ambrosini, Adriano; Facchin, Guido; Liso, Marina de; Porta, Enzo; Turetta, Pierpaolo
Conductors: Facchin, Guido
Ensemble: ; Támmittam Percussion Ensemble
1 CD / Equilibrium / 1999-08-01Works: Payton MacDonald: Prelude no 1 for flute & marimba; Eros, for flute & percussion; Devil Dance, for flute & percussion; Tales of Conquest, for solo marimba; Episodes of the Postmodern Soul, for flute ...
Performers: Johnson, Jessica; MacDonald, Payton
1 CD / BIS (Sweden) / 1994-10-11Works: André Jolivet: Suite en Concert, for flute & percussion; Lou Harrison: Concerto for Flute & Percussion; John Cage: Amores, for prepared piano & 3 percussion; Sven-David Sandström: Drums, fo...
Performers: Wiesler, Manuela
Conductors: Loguin, Anders
Ensemble: Kroumata Percussion Ensemble
1 CD / Crystal Records / 1994-04-28Works: Lou Harrison: Concerto for Violin with Percussion Orchestra; Concerto for Organ with Percussion Orchestra
Performers: Craighead, David; Shapiro, Eudice
Conductors: Kraft, William
Ensemble: Los Angeles Percussion Ensemble
1 CD / New World /Works: John Cage: Third Construction for 4 Percussionists; Eugene Kurtz: Logo I; John: Petite Suite; Irwin Bazelon: Fourscore; Christopher Rouse: Ku-Ka-Ilimoku; Lou Harrison: Concerto for Violin with Percus...
Performers: Colson, David; Dionne, Gabriel; Francis, J Riely; Lower, Janna; Nale, David; Nunemaker, Richard; Rose, Chistopher; Skaines, Richard
Conductors: Brown, Richard [percuss.]; Colson, David
Ensemble: Continuum Percussion Quartet