1 CD / Bridge / 2012-11-13Works: Steven Mackey: Groundswell, for viola & large chamber ensemble; Poul Ruders: Romances, for viola & piano; George Benjamin: Viola, Viola, for 2 violas; Elliott Carter: Figment no 4, for viola; Shih-Hu...
Performers: Amory, Misha; Huang, Hsin-Yun; Rothenberg, Sarah
Conductors: Mackey, Steven; Schmalfuss, Gernot
Ensemble: ; American Modern Ensemble
In 1988, violist Hsin-Yun Huang was the youngest-ever Gold Medalist of the Lionel Tertis International Viola Competition, and came to further international prominence in 1993...continue...
Recording information: American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York City (09/22/2009); National Concert Hall Taipeh, Taiwan, R.O.C. (09/22/2009); Richardson Auditorium, Princeton University, Princet...continue...
Poul Ruders, Vol. 8 / Offred Suite; Tundra; Symphony no 3 "Dreamcatcher" / Susanna Phillips, soprano
1 CD / Bridge / 2012-07-10Works: Poul Ruders: Offred Suite, for soprano & orchestra; Tundra; Symphony no 3 (Dreamcatcher)
Performers: Phillips, Susanna
Conductors: Yoo, Scott
Ensemble: ; Odense Symphony Orchestra
This disc presents the premiere recordings of two major Poul Ruders orchestral scores. Offred Suite is a suite of the five major arias from Ruders''...continue...
Recording information: Carl Nielsen Hall, Odense, Denmark....continue...
1 CD / Bridge / 2011-12-13Works: Poul Ruders: Symphony no 4 ("An Organ Symphony"); Trio Transcendentale, for organ; Songs and Rhapsodies, for accordion & ensemble
Performers: Andersen, Frode; Dreisig, Flemming; Wearne, Nicholas
Conductors: Minczuk, Roberto;
Ensemble: Athelas Sinfonietta Copenhagen; Odense Symphony Orchestra
This disc presents Poul Ruders's latest orchestral composition, a 31 minute "Organ Symphony" in four movements, featuring a superbly wrought organ part played by Danish...continue...
1 CD / Bridge / 2011-03-08Works: Poul Ruders: Concerto for Piano no 2; Bel Canto; Serenade on the Shores of the Cosmic Ocean, for accordion & string quartet
Performers: Luoma, Mikko; Primakov, Vassily [Piano]; Sorensen, Rune Tonsgaard
Conductors: Sondergard, Thomas
With the international success of his operas and symphonic works during the past decade, the Danish composer Poul Ruders has been acclaimed as a major...continue...
1 CD / Bridge / 2007-11-01Works: Poul Ruders: Light Overture (A Symphonic Entertainment); Cembal d'Amore (First Book), for piano & harpsichord; Credo, for 2 violins, clarinet & string orchestra; Air with Changes (on the Danish folk ...
Performers: Beck, Steven; Gosling, Stephen; Han, June; Hansen, Bjarne; Kruse, John; Skowronek, Kazimierz
Conductors: Brown, Justin; Mann, Paul
Ensemble: ; Alabama Symphony Orchestra; Odense Symphony Orchestra
1 CD / Bridge / 2007-10-01Works: William Bland: 48 Preludes, for guitar; Poul Ruders: New Rochelle Suite, for guitar & percussion; Tania León: Bailarín, for guitar; David Starobin: Three Places in New Rochelle, for guitar ...
Performers: Druckman, Daniel; Starobin, David [Guitar]
Grammy-nominated guitarist David Starobin's latest CD includes five recent works composed by close friends of the guitarist, including music for guitar and percussion, written for...continue...
1 CD / Bridge / 2004-05-01Works: Poul Ruders: Fairytale, for orchestra; Sonata for Piano no 2; De Profundis, for 2 pianos & percussion; Concerto in Pieces (Purcell Variations for orchestra)
Performers: Adès, Thomas [Conductor/Composer]; BBC Symphony Orchestra; Davis, Andrew; Ruders, Poul
Conductors: Solyom, Stefan; ; Davis, Andrew
Ensemble: ; Orkester Norden; Quattro Mani
Personnel: Thomas Adès , Susan Grace (piano).
Recording information: Aldeburgh Festival, Snape, Suffolk, England (05/31/1995-07/??/2003); BBC Studios, Maida Vale, London, England (05/31/19...continue...
1 CD / Bridge / 2003-11-01Works: Poul Ruders: Psalmodies (Guitar Concerto no 1), for guitar and 9 instruments; Etude and Ricercare, for solo guitar; Chaconne; Guitar Concerto no 2 ("Paganini Variations")
Performers: Starobin, David [Guitar]
Conductors: Palma, Donald; Wagner, Jan
Ensemble: Odense Symphony Orchestra; Speculum Musicae
"The classical guitar is notoriously hard for the non-playing composer to master. But friendship with the American virtuoso guitarist David Starobin has given the Danish...continue...
1 CD / Bridge / 2002-11-01Works: Poul Ruders: Guitar Concerto no 2 ("Paganini Variations"); City in the Sea; Concerto for Cello no 2 ("Anima")
Performers: Fukacova, Michaela; Starobin, David [Guitar]
Conductors: Wagner, Jan
Ensemble: Odense Symphony Orchestra
"Bridge Record's Edition of music by the Danish composer, Poul Ruders, continues wiht this beautifully crafted disc of orchestral music. A constant feature of the...continue...
1 CD / Bridge / 2000-06-27Works: Melinda Wagner: Concerto for flute, strings & percussion; Poul Ruders: Concerto in Pieces (Purcell Variations for orchestra)
Performers: Dunkel, Paul Lustig
Conductors: Davis, Andrew
This fine disc offers two quite complementary works by an American composer: Melinda Wagner, and a Danish composer: Poul Ruders. The Wagner work, entitled "Concerto...continue...
1 CD / Bridge / 1998-09-15Works: Elliott Carter: Shard; Jorge Morel: Reflexiones Latinas; William Bland: Rag Nouveau; Stephen Jaffe: Spinoff; Mario Lavista: Natarayah; Bent Sorensen: Angelus Waltz; John Anthony Lennon: Gigolo; Steve...
Performers: Starobin, David
"...David Starobin's interpretations are both sparkling and tender. Every note, every nuance, every gesture seems part of one clearly imagined vision. More than a virtuoso,...continue...
1 CD / Bridge / 1997-01-21Works: George Crumb: Quest, for guitar, soprano sax, harp, bass & 2 percussionists; Poul Ruders: Psalmodies (Guitar Concerto no 1), for guitar and 9 instruments; John Anthony Lennon: Zingari
Performers: Bartlett, Eric; Charlston, Erik; Druckman, Daniel; Gallagher, Maureen; Hudson, Benjamin; Lindquist, Karen; MacCourt, Donald; Neidich, Charles; Palma, Donald [Double Bass]; Purvis, William [Horn]; Rud...
Conductors: Purvis, William [Horn]; Palma, Donald; Milnes, David
Ensemble: Southern Methodist University Meadows Symphony; Speculum Musicae
1 CD / Bridge / 1995-02-21Works: Karl Aage Rasmussen: Movements on a Moving Line; Bent Sorensen: The Deserted Churchyards, for violin, cello, flute, clarinet, piano & percussion; Hans Abrahamsen: Winternacht, Walden; Poul Ruders: Th...
Performers: Albach, Carl; Bartlett, Eric; Blustine, Allen; Charlston, Erik; Danilow, Marji; Druckman, Daniel; Karis, Aleck; Macomber, Curtis; Martin, Lois; Palma-Nidel, Susan; Purvis, William [Horn]; Shelton, Lu...
Conductors: Palma, Donald; Starobin, David [Guitar]; Purvis, William [Horn]
Ensemble: Speculum Musicae
1 CD / Bridge / 1993-07-01Works: Poul Ruders: Psalmodies (Guitar Concerto no 1), for guitar and 9 instruments; Vox in Rama for violin, clarinet & piano; Nightshade, for 10 instruments
Performers: Starobin, David [Guitar]
Conductors: Palma, Donald; Knussen, Oliver
Ensemble: Capricorn (Ensemble); Speculum Musicae
1 CD / Bridge /Works: Poul Ruders: Concerto for Violin no 1; Etude and Ricercare for Guitar; The Bells; Christmas Gospel
Performers: Schulte, Rolf; Shelton, Lucy; Starobin, David
Conductors: Rothman, George; Starobin, David; Rudner, Ola
Ensemble: Malmö Symphony Orchestra ; Riverside Symphony; Speculum Musicae
"...Superb performances and recordings, as throughout the disc." -Gramophone...continue...