1 CD / Albany Records / 2008-08-12Works: Harold Blumenfeld: Vers Sataniques, for 2 voices & orchestra; Carnet de Damné, for soprano & 8 players; Mythologies after Derek Walcott, for voice, narrator & ensemble
Performers: Albert, Donnie Ray; Schadeberg, Christine
Conductors: Suben, Joel Eric; Blumenfeld, Harold; Phillips, Paul
Ensemble: Dallas Voices of Change; National Radio Orchestra of Poland; St. Louis Ensemble of Eight
Highlighting this recording of vocal works by Harold Blumenfeld is his half-hour Baudelaire cycle for orchestra with baritone and mezzo coloratura, Vers Satanique, in a...continue...
1 CD / Albany Records / 2007-04-01Works: Ross Bauer: Eskimo Songs, for voice, flute, cello & piano; Stone Soup, for winds, violin, cello & piano; Motion, for piano trio; Ritual Fragments, for voice, winds, strings, piano & percussion; Tribu...
Performers: Friedland, Peggy; Gordon, Joshua [Cello]; Keyes, Bayla; Oldfather, Christopher [Piano]; Rider, Rhonda; Schadeberg, Christine; Shapiro, Lois
Conductors: Bauer, Ross; Milarsky, Jeffrey; ; Chang, Yu-Hui
Ensemble: ; Empyrean Ensemble; New York New Music Ensemble; Triple Helix Piano Trio
"Anyone who wonders about the value and validity of modernist music should hear this outstanding album. These superbly crafted works demand much from the performers,...continue...
1 CD / Albany Records / 2006-11-01Works: David Chaitkin: Poems of Love, for soprano & piano; Impromptu, for piano; Dances (3), for piano; Rhapsody, for cello & piano
Performers: Becker, Richard; Chaitkin, Mathaniel; Fout, Angela; Garrett, Margo; Lefebvre, Marie-France; Oldfather, Christopher [Piano]; Schadeberg, Christine
Noted for his lyrical and harmonically adventurous music, David Chaitkin has composed symphonic as well as a variety of chamber and vocal works. As he...continue...
1 CD / Albany Records / 2001-11-01Works: David MacBride: El Regreso, for soprano & piano; Balanza, for soprano at the piano; Night (Suite for piano & Poet's Voice)
Performers: MacBride, David Huston; Oldfather, Christopher [Piano]; Schadeberg, Christine; Toth, Benjamin
1 CD / Albany Records / 1996-11-01Works: Ross Lee Finney: Narrative for Cello and Chamber Orchestra; Edwin London: Before the World Was Made, a song cycle for soprano & chamber orchestra; Francis Thorne: Symphony no 6 for Stringed Instrumen...
Performers: Fischer, Norman; Schadeberg, Christine
"...Throughout the work Finney's memorable melodic sense helps the listener maintain his bearings...The idiom...shows the influence of Finney's teachers, Berg and Sessions...This strikes me as...continue...
1 CD / Albany Records / 1995-03-01Works: Jacques Ibert: Entr'acte; Jeux, sonatine for flute (or violin) & piano; Movements (2) for 2 flutes, clarinet & bassoon; Interludes (2) suivi de Carillion, for flute, violin & harpsichord (or harp) (f...
Performers: Goldstein, Lauren; Hand, Frederic; Jolles, Susan [Harp]; Kahn, Sue Ann; Krakauer, David; Lawrence, Elanor; Macomber, Curtis; Schadeberg, Christine; Schecter, Peggy; Schmidt, Rie; Willis, Andrew