1 CD / Bridge / 2006-11-01Works: Milton Babbitt: Phonemena, for soprano & piano; The Waltzer in the House, for voice & vibraphone; Now Evening After Evening, for soprano & piano; Pantun; Chester Biscardi: Baby Song of the Four Winds...
Performers: Bettina, Judith; Goldsworthy, James; Kolar, Tom; Macomber, Curtis
The beloved American soprano Judith Bettina is heard on this disc in a highly varied recital of recent American song. Accompanied by her husband, the...continue...
1 CD / First Edition / 2005-02-22Works: Henry Cowell: Hymn and Fuguing Tune no 3 for orchestra, HC 660; Lou Harrison: Suite for Symphonic Strings, for string orchestra; Alan Hovhaness: Symphony no 15, Op. 199 "Silver Pilgrimage"; Luigi Dal...
Performers: Bowman, Peter; Fulkerson, Gregory; Harrell, Lynn [Cello]; Larsen, Susan; Lowenthal, Jerome; Mitchell, Leona; Owen, Benjamin; Tocco, James [Piano]
Conductors: Whitney, Robert; Mester, Jorge; Smith, Lawrence Leighton; Endo, Akira; Gilbert, David; Harth, Sidney; Zinman, David; Slatkin, Leonard; Comissiona, Sergiu; Harbison, John; Previn, Andre
Specially priced, this essential 75-minute all-world premiere collection features 17 legendary composers of 20th century music. This virtual 'who's who' celebration of major modern world...continue...
1 CD / First Edition / 2004-09-01Works: Tobias Picker: Symphony no 2 for soprano & orchestra ("Aussöhnung"); Quartet for Strings no 1 ("New Memories")
Performers: Mitchell, Leona
Conductors: Comissiona, Sergiu
Ensemble: Houston Symphony Orchestra
Picker's homage to Georgia O'Keefe. The work receives a memorable, evocative performance from the Mendelssohn String Quartet. The inspiration for Picker's second symphony stems from...continue...
2 CD / Chandos Records / 2002-06-25Works: Tobias Picker: Thérèse Raquin, opera
Performers: Bernstein, Richard J.; Fulgoni, Sarah; Gietz, Gordon; Kazaras, Peter; Soviero, Diana; Woods, Sheryl
Conductors: Jenkins, Graeme
Ensemble: Dallas Opera Company
This is the world premiere recording of Tobias Picker's opera "Therese Raquin." It is set in Paris in the late 1800s and tells the story...continue...
3 CD / Albany Records / 1998-04-01Works: Tobias Picker: Emmeline, opera in 2 acts
Performers: Bradley, Michael; Gayer, Josepha; Griffith, Lisa; Langan, Kevin; Ledbetter, Victor; Owens, Anne-Marie; Perry, Herbert; Racette, Patricia
Conductors: Manahan, George
Ensemble: Santa Fe Opera Orchestra
Emmeline is an opera by American composer Tobias Picker that is based on the true-life story of a single mother forced to give up her...continue...