1 CD / Fleur de Son / 2013-03-26Works: David Ward-Steinman: Elegy for Astronauts, for orchestra; Moiré, for flute, clarinet, saxophone, trumpet, trombone, piano & percussion; Free Improv no 1, for clarinet & piano; The Tale of Issoum...
Performers: Brandt, Tim; Campbell, James [Clarinet]; Flood, John [Percussion]; Grant, Nicholas; Homnick, Cory [Clarinet]; McKelvey, Berke; Payne, September [Flute]; Pfiffner, Patrick; Ross-Buckley, Beth [Flute];...
Conductors: Amos, David; Ward-Steinman, David; Barra, Donald
Ensemble: ; San Diego New Music Ensemble
American Record Guide, September/October 2013
In the ten-minute Elegy for Astronauts, composed shortly after the 1986 explosion of the Challenger space shuttle. The composer is conduc...continue...
1 CD / Crystal Records / 1994-03-01Works: Alan Hovhaness: And God Created Great Whales, Op. 229; Concerto no 8 for Orchestra, Op. 117; Elibris (Dawn God of Urardu), Op. 50; Alleluia; Anahid, Op. 57
Performers: Bowling, Sue; Bright, Dudley; Messiter, Christine
Conductors: Amos, David
Ensemble: Philharmonia Orchestra
"Sheer sonic impact... remarkable sense of drama. Recommended wholeheartedly... Some of Hovhaness' finest works." -Fanfare. "Because of his ability to produce beautiful sounds and the...continue...