Chamber music of John Allemeier: Deep Water - The Murder Ballads / Erinn Frechette, flute; Jenny Topilow, violin, Mira Frisch, cello, Michael Hackett, trumpet
1 CD / Albany Records / 2014-05-13Works: John Allemeier: Poor Ellen, for strings; Pieces of Silver, for chamber ensemble; Deep Water (Omie Wise), for chamber ensemble
Performers: Christian, Scott; Frechette, Erinn; Frisch, Mira; Giles, Kari; Hackett, Michael; Manceaux, Reese [Englis Horn]; Sadak, John [Clarinet]; Swanson, Kristen; Topilow, Jenny [Violin]; Urbanek, Emily Jarre...
Conductors: ; Smith, Shawn
Ensemble: ; Madison Park String Quartet
The three pieces on this compact disc are the results of a collaborative effort between composer John Allemeier and dancer/choreographer E.E. Balcos, who together created...continue...
Recording information: Acoustic Barn Studios, Charlotte, North Carolina....continue...
1 CD / Albany Records / 2013-11-12Works: Paul Chihara: Yulan, ballet
Conductors: Chihara, Paul
Ensemble: International Chief Philharmonic Orchestra of Beijing
Yulan, an acrobatic, dance and visual extravaganza featuring the Dalian Acrobatic Troupe of China came about as a collaboration between dancer/choreographer Dennis Nahat, his Chinese...continue...
Recording information: The Film Studio of China....continue...
1 CD / Albany Records / 2013-09-10Works: William Bolcom: Recuerdos; Aaron Copland: El salón México; Dave Brubeck: Points on Jazz, for piano; Leonard Bernstein: Arias and Barcarolles
Performers: Robinson, Bradley; Robinson, Jennifer
Ensemble: Wang-Rodgers Piano Duo
The works featured on this recording are not united by a single topic or style. What they share is that they are extraordinary, yet seldom...continue...
Recording information: Main Stage of the Gertrude Castellow Ford Center for th (08/2006/10/2006)....continue...
Moross: Frankie & Johnny; Biguine; Flute Concerto; A Tall Story for Orchestra / Alexa Still, flute; JoAnn Falletta
1 CD / Albany Records / 2013-03-12Works: Jerome Moross: Frankie and Johnny, ballet; Biguine, for orchestra; A Tall Story for orchestra; Concerto for flute & string orchestra
Performers: Allen, Ursula; Still, Alexa; Thomson, Wendy [Vocals]; Winfield, Amanda
Conductors: Falletta, JoAnn
Ensemble: ; New Zealand Symphony Orchestra
2013 celebrates the 100th anniversary of the birth of Jerome Moross, an American original. Best known for his outstanding motion picture scores, he considered himself...continue...
Recording information: Symphony House, Wellington, New Zealand (01/1996)....continue...
1 CD / Albany Records / 2013-02-12Works: Jerome Moross: Symphony no 1; The Last Judgement; Variations on a Waltz, for orchestra
Conductors: Falletta, JoAnn
Ensemble: ; London Symphony Orchestra
Jerome Moross (1913-1983) was in the vanguard of composers who realized that there was a music of America, and for America written by Americans. This...continue...
Recording information: Abbey Road Studios, London (03/01/1993-03/02/1993)....continue...
2 CD / Albany Records / 2008-12-09Works: Johann Sebastian Bach: Italian Concerto, BWV 971; Maurice Ravel: Ma mère l'oye; Thomas Morley: Joyne hands; O mistress mine, where are you roaming; First Booke of Consort Lessons; Hsueh-Yung S...
Ensemble: Corona Guitar Kvartet; Corona Guitar Quartet
Formed in 1995 the Corona Guitar Kvartet's repertoire spans music written in the Renaissance to music written in this century. The Kvartet has worked with...continue...
1 CD / Albany Records / 2008-03-01Works: William Alwyn: Fanfare for a Joyful Occasion for brass & percussion; Concerto for flute & 8 winds; Constant Lambert: Tiresias, ballet; Gunther Schuller: Eine Kleine Posaunenmusik for trombone & chamb...
Performers: Stolper, Mary; Vernon, Charlie
Conductors: DeRoche, Donald
Two British composers and one American - and all three are of great distinction. Alwyn was equally at home writing some of the most memorable...continue...
1 CD / Albany Records / 2005-11-01Works: Bernard Hoffer: Ma Goose; A Boston Cinderella
Performers: McGrath, Bob
Conductors: Pittman, Richard
Ensemble: Boston Musica Viva
1 CD / Albany Records / 2005-05-01Works: Adam Wronski: Mazurka "My Dreams", for violin & piano; Henryk Mikolaj Górecki: Variations for violin & piano, Op. 4; Juliusz Zarebski: Lullaby, for piano, Op. 22; Lady Dean Paul: Phryné, fo...
Performers: Burmeister, Ellen; Greive, Tyrone
1 CD / Albany Records / 2004-07-01Works: Jorge Martín: Wand'ring Steps and Slow, for piano; Piano Fantasy on Sredni Vashtar, for piano; Claude Debussy: Arabesques (2) for Piano; Jeux
Performers: Golan, Jeanne
1 Super Audio CD / Albany Records / 2003-07-01Works: Nikolai Lopatnikoff: Festival Overture, Op. 40; Robert Helps: Concerto no 2, for piano & orchestra; Virgil Thomson: Filling Station, ballet; Robert Kurka: Symphony no 2, Op. 24
Performers: Feinberg, Alan [Piano]
Conductors: Miller, David A.
Ensemble: Albany Symphony Orchestra
1 CD / Albany Records / 2000-12-01Works: Andrei Eshpai: A Circle - Apocalypse, ballet
1 CD / Albany Records / 2000-09-01Works: Don Gillis: Symphony "X" ("The Big D"); Shindig; Concerto for Piano no 1 "Encore Concerto"; Symphony no 5 1/2 "A Symphony for Fun"
1 CD / Albany Records / 2000-09-01Works: John Harbison: Quintet for winds; Vincent Persichetti: Pastoral for wind quintet; Jacques Hétu: Quintette for woodwinds, Op. 13; Samuel Barber: Summer Music, for wind quintet, Op. 31; Aaron Copl...
"This fine program opens with the Wind Quintet...by Harbison...An assertive Intrada gives a melody to unison bassoon and horn in the very high register, then...continue...
1 CD / Albany Records / 1997-10-01Works: John Knowles Paine: Prelude to Oedipus tyrannus, Op. 35; Dudley Buck: Festival Overture on the "Star-Spangled Banner" for orchestra; Edward MacDowell: Lamia, symphonic poem for orchestra, Op. 29; Art...
Conductors: Klein, Kenneth
Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
"Albany's superb series of thoughtful reissues and new recordings is doing for American music what Library of America is doing for American literature. This richly...continue...
1 CD / Albany Records / 1997-02-01Works: Edgar Stillman Kelley: Polonaise, Op 35; Ballet Episode; Album Leaf (Happy New Year); Lyric opera Sketch for a Gavotte Movement, Op. 13/1; Lyric opera Sketch for a Waltz Chorus, Op 13, No 2; Confluen...
Performers: Kovach, Brian
1 CD / Albany Records / 1994-12-01Works: William Albright: Ballet for Organ "Flights of Fancy"; Chasm, for organ & timpani; Herbert Bielawa: Undertones, for organ; Pamela Decker: Nightsong and Ostinato Danve
Performers: Decker, Pamela; Robbins, David
1 CD / Albany Records / 1994-10-01Works: Howard Hanson: Concerto for organ, harp & strings in C, Op 22/3; Nymphs and Satyr, ballet; Concerto da Camera for piano and string quartet in C, Op 7; Yuletide Pieces (2) for piano, Op. 19; Impromptu...
Performers: Anderson, Elizabeth [cello]; Craighead, David; Harbach, Barbara [Composer/Organ]; Lambros, Maria; Malone, Eileen; Preston, Brian; Sipes, Theodore; Swensen, Ian; Wiersma, Calvin
Conductors: Fetler, David; Shewan, Robert
Ensemble: Roberts Wesleyan College Chorale; Rochester Chamber Orchestra
1 CD / Albany Records / 1994-03-15Works: Hershy Kay: Cakewalk, ballet; Walter Piston: The Incredible Flutist, ballet for orchestra
Conductors: Endo, Akira; Mester, Jorge
Ensemble: Louisville Orchestra
1 CD / Albany Records / 1991-02-01Works: Morton Gould / Agnes de Mille: Conversation; Morton Gould: Fall River Legend, ballet
Conductors: Rosenstock, Milton
Ensemble: National Philharmonic Orchestra