1 CD / New World / 2010-09-14Works: Lou Harrison: Scenes from Cavafy, for baritone, male chorus, harp & Javanese Gamelan; Concerto for Piano with Javanese Gamelan; A Soedjatmoko Set, for female voice, mixed voices & Javanese Gamelan
Performers: Duykers, John; Kenney, Jessika; Varner, Adrienne
Lou Harrison's long-term love affair with the Indonesian gamelan had its roots in a course he took from Henry Cowell in the spring of 1935....continue...
Recording information: London Bridge Studio, Seattle, Washington (02/21/2010); London Bridge Studio, Seattle, Washington (03/30/2009/05/30/2009)....continue...
1 CD / New World / 2009-06-09Works: Jody Diamond: In That Bright World; Hard Times; Kenong; Sabbath Bride; Lou Harrison: Gending Chelsea; Bubaran Bill
Performers: Astono, Sigit; Darsano; Diamond, Jody; Kuwat; Rusdiyantoro; Sarno; Suraji; Suskamso; Waluyo
Jody Diamond (b. 1953) is a composer, performer, and scholar who has specialized in music for Indonesian gamelan for close to 40 years. Her compositions...continue...
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