Michael Matthews (b.1950): String Quartets Nos. 2 (2003) & 3 (2013); Miniatures (2000) / The Clearwater Quartet
1 CD / Ravello / 2015-08-14Works: David Matthews: Quartet for Strings no 3, Op. 18; Michael Matthews: Miniatures, for string quartet; Quartet for Strings no 2; Unspecified: Untitled CD-ROM Track
Ensemble: Clearwater Quartet
Inspired by the worlds of literature and nature, Canadian composer Michael Matthews utilizes his expressive musical language to explore existential and humanistic discourses about society,...continue...
Recording information: St. John's Cathedral in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada (05/27/2013-05/29/2013); St. John's Cathedral in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada (09/30/2013); St. John's Cathedral in Winnipeg, Ma...continue...
Sea Eagle: Works for Horn by Gerald Barry, Peter Maxwell Davies, Robin Holloway, Colin Matthews, David Matthews, Mark-Anthony Turnage, Huw Watkins / Richard Watkins, horn; Huw Watkins, piano; Mark Padmore, tenor
1 CD / NMC Classics / 2015-04-14Works: Peter Maxwell Davies: Sea Eagle, for horn solo, J. 183; Gerald Barry: Jabberwocky, for tenor, horn & piano; Colin Matthews: Three of a Kind, for horn, cello & piano; Huw Watkins: Trio for violin, hor...
Performers: Padmore, Mark [Tenor Vocal]; Samuel, Laura; Watkins, Huw; Watkins, Paul [Cello, Conductor]; Watkins, Richard [Horn]
Ensemble: Nash Ensemble
Richard Watkins is one of the most sought-after horn players of his generation. He was Principal Horn of the Philharmonia Orchestra for twelve years, and...continue...
Recording information: All Saints Church, East Finchley, London (01/24/2011); Menuhin Hall, Yehudi Menuhin School, Cobham, Surrey (01/24/2011); Wigmore Hall, London (01/24/2011); All Saints Church, Ea...continue...
1 CD / Toccata Classics / 2010-05-11Works: David Matthews: Quartet for Strings no 4, Op. 27; Adagio for string quartet, Op. 56a; Quartet for Strings no 6, Op. 56; Quartet for Strings no 10, Op. 84
To date David Matthews (b. 1943) has written seven symphonies and eleven string quartets. This first volume of his complete string quartets presents works written...continue...
Recording information: Dukes Hall, Royal Academy of Music, London, England (08/04/2008/08/05/2008)....continue...
1 CD / Metronome / 2001-07-30Works: David Matthews: A Little Threnody, Op. 62; Quartet for Strings no 3, Op. 18; The Flaying of Marsyas, Op. 42; Quartet for Strings no 6, Op. 56
Performers: Daniel, Nicholas; Kiernan, Patrick; Shave, Jacqueline; Tunnell, Jonathan; Wilkinson Khoroshunin, Katie
Ensemble: Brindisi String Quartet