Ispirare - A collection of contemporary works for viola: George Rochberg: Viola Sonata; Atar Arad: Caprice Four; Luciano Berio: Black is the color; Naturale / Melia Watras, viola
1 CD / Sono Luminus / 2015-10-30Works: George Rochberg: Sonata for viola & piano; Atar Arad: Caprice Four (George), for viola; Luciano Berio: Folk Songs for mezzo-soprano, viola and harp; Naturale, for viola, marimba, tam-tam & tape; Shul...
Performers: Arad, Galia; Choi, Winston; Kocmieroski, Matthew; Muzzolini Gordon, Valerie; Watras, Melia
Ispirare consists of contemporary music for viola and the pieces that inspired their creation. Melia Watras wanted to build a program around works that were...continue...
Recording information: Nordstrom Recital Hall, Benaroya Hall, Seattle, WA (2011-06-19&2011-08-13_2011-)....continue...
1 CD / Centaur / 2010-11-05Works: Benjamin Britten: Lachrymae for Viola and Piano, Op. 48; George Rochberg: Sonata for viola & piano; Arvo Pärt: Spiegel im Spiegel, for viola & piano; Dmitry Shostakovich: Sonata for Viola and Pi...
Performers: Johnson, Lura; Minkler, Peter
Recording information: Louise Hayley Gilliam Concert Hall, Carl J. Murphy Fine (08/04/2008-08/07/2008)....continue...
1 CD / Albany Records / 2004-12-01Works: Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky: None but the Lonely Heart, Op. 6, no 6; Arthur Benjamin: From San Domingo; Franz Schubert: Litanei auf das Fest Aller Seelen, D 343; Johannes Brahms: Songs (5) for voice & ...
Performers: Chang, Angelin; Pasquale, Joseph de
1 CD / Metier / 2000-06-01Works: George Rochberg: Quartet for Strings no 3; Elliott Schwartz: Bellagio Variations
Performers: Carey, Bridget; Heyde, Neil; MacKay, Gordon; Skaerved, Peter Sheppard
Ensemble: Kreutzer String Quartet
1 CD / Cedille / 2000-01-01Works: George Rochberg: Sonata for viola & piano; Frederick Jacobi: Fantasy for viola & piano; Alan Shulman: Theme & Variations for viola & orchestra (or piano); Quincy Porter: Speed Etude; Lowell Lieberman...
Performers: Basrak, Cathy; Koehler, William; Koenig, Robert
2 CD / New World / 1999-02-01Works: George Rochberg: Quartet for Strings no 3; Quartet for Strings no 4; Quartet for Strings no 5; Quartet for Strings no 6
Performers: Fischer, Norman; Jennings, Andrew; Kochanowski, John; Sokol, Mark
Ensemble: Concord String Quartet
Here at last is the long-awaited CD premiere of the works that were hailed as masterpieces at their New York premiere in 1979 - the...continue...
1 CD / Crystal Records / 1998-01-02Works: Elliott Carter: Elegy, for viola (or cello) & piano; William Bergsma: Fantastic Variations for viola & piano on a Theme from "Tristan and Isolde"; Alan Hovhaness: Chahagir, for viola solo, Op. 56/1; ...
Performers: Cortese, Paul; Klibonoff, Jon
1 CD / Albany Records / 1994-12-01Works: George Rochberg: Sonata for viola & piano; Paul Creston: Suite for viola & piano, Op. 13; Bernhard Heiden: Sonata for viola & piano; Elliott Carter: Elegy, for viola (or cello) & piano
Performers: Tomfohrde, Ruth; Wheeler, Lawrence
1 CD / RCA Records / 1991-02-12Works: Johann Pachelbel: Canon and Gigue for 3 Violins and Basso Continuo in D major; Canon in D major, arranged for keyboard; George Rochberg: Quartet for Strings no 6
Performers: Fischer, Norman; Galway, James [Flute]; Hampton String Quartet, The; Jennings, Andrew; Kochanowski, John; Laine, Cleo; Sokol, Mark; Tomita
Conductors: Baumgartner, Rudolf; Spreen, Glen; ; Stratta, Ettore
Ensemble: ; Baroque Chamber Orchestra; Concord String Quartet; Lucerne Festival Strings