Roger Sessions (1896-1985): Duo; Adagio; Waltz for Brenda; Violin Sonatas 1 & 2 / David Bowlin, violin; David Holzman, piano
1 CD / Bridge / 2015-08-11Works: Roger Sessions: Duo for violin & piano; Adagio, for piano; Waltz for Brenda, for piano; Sonata for violin solo; Second Sonata for piano
Performers: Bowlin, David [Violin]; Holzman, David
This new recording presents three major Sessions scores in stunningly virtuosic performances. A sonata in all but name, the Duo sees Sessions casting off the...continue...
Recording information: American Academy of Arts & Letters, NYC (06/03/2012/06/04/2012); Granoff Music Center, Distler Hall, Tufts University (06/03/2012/06/04/2012); American Academy of Arts & Letters...continue...
1 CD / Albany Records / 2005-11-01Works: Roger Sessions: Sonata for Piano no 1; From My Diary for piano; Second Sonata for piano; Pieces (5) for piano; Waltz for piano; Sonata for piano ("Kennedy Sonata" ), no 3
Performers: Salwen, Barry David
Roger Sessions music is not for the casual listener of someone just getting into modern music. If you start with one of his later symphonies,...continue...
1 CD / New World / 1998-10-01Works: Roger Sessions: Second Sonata for piano; Sonata for piano ("Kennedy Sonata" ), no 3; Donald Martino: Fantasies and Impromptus, for solo piano
Performers: Helps, Robert; Hodgkinson, Randall