1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2005-09-20Works: Virgil Thomson: Synthetic Waltzes; Songs (4) to Poems of Thomas Campion; Sonata for Violin and Piano; Two by Marianne Moore; Praises and Prayers (5)
Performers: Evans, Rachel; Krakauer, David; Lang, Ellen; Reit, Alyssa; Sachs, Joel; Seltzer, Cheryl; Wu, Mia
Much of Thomson's early music, which comprises setting of Stein's poetry and the 'Synthetic Waltzes', balances modernity and classicism, and the 'Sonata for Violin &...continue...
1 CD / Hyperion / 1997-04-01Works: Theodore Chanler: The Children, song for voice & piano (from The Children); These, My Ophelia, for voice & piano; Amy Beach: Browning Songs (3), Op. 44; George Whitefield Chadwick: When stars are in...
Performers: Agee, James; Feeney, Leonard; Hammerstein, Oscar II; Harbach, Otto; Hoffman, William M.; Sanders, Samuel [Piano]; White, Robert
'This is a very charming record' (Gramophone)
'I felt as if I was discovering these songs for the first time' (Soundscapes, Australia)
'A delightful, imaginatively...continue...
1 CD / New Albion / 1995-01-01Works: Virgil Thomson: Prelude, for piano; La Valse grégorienne, song cycle for voice & piano; Preciosilla, song for voice & piano; Madame Dubost chez elle, portrait for piano (9 Portraits, no 1); Clai...
Performers: Boudler, John; Herr, Martha; Kuehn, David; Mikhashoff, Yvar