1 CD / Albany Records / 2001-06-01Works: Harold Blumenfeld: Mythologies after Derek Walcott, for voice, narrator & ensemble; War Lament after Siegfried Sassoon, for chorus & guitar; Voyages for baritone & chamber ensemble
Performers: Gottlieb, Gordon; Kashkashian, Kim [Viola]; Mason, Patrick [Baritone Vocal]; Starobin, David [Guitar]
Conductors: Phillips, Paul; Smith, Gregg; Weisberg, Arthur
Ensemble: Contemporary Chamber Ensemble; Gregg Smith Singers; Voices of Change
1 CD / Warner Classics / 1987-01-01Works: George Crumb: Ancient Voices of Children, for mezzo- & boy soprano, oboe, mandolin, harp, amplified & toy piano &; Music for a Summer Evening (Makrokosmos III), for 2 amplified pianos & 2 percussioni...
Performers: Bell, Stephen; DesRoches, Raymond; Fitz, Richard; Freeman, James; Georg Friedrich Haas; Jacob Glick; Jolles, Susan; Kalish, Gilbert; Van Hyning, Howard
Conductors: Weisberg, Arthur
Ensemble: Contemporary Chamber Ensemble
Thirty years later, George Crumb's Ancient Voices of Children is still a startling work. Like many of his compositions from this period, the music centers on the poetry of Federico Garcia Lorca, here ...continue...