David Felder (b.1953): Inner Sky; Canzonne XXXI; Rare Air et al. / Jean Kopperud, clarinet; Stephen Gosling, piano [Blu-ray audio]
2 CD / Albany Records / 2013-06-11Works: David Felder: Rare Air; Tweener, for percussion & chamber orchestra; Canzone XXXI; Requiescat, for guitar & chamber orchestra; Inner Sky, for flute, chamber orchestra & computer; Rocket Summer, for p...
Performers: Andersson, Magnus; Bidlak, Rick; Caroli, Mario; Charke, Derek; Chastain, Kathleen; Daniels, Jim; Gosling, Stephen; Herrington, Ben; Hoffman, Cheryl Gobbetti; Kim-Boyle, David; Kolor, Tom; Kopperud, J...
Conductors: Baker, James; Lubman, Bradley; Mårtensson, Magnus; Avery, James
Ensemble: ; June in Buffalo Festival Orchestra; Slee Sinfonietta Chamber Orchestra
American Record Guide, May/June 2014
David Felder's works are fairly intense, and the multichannel mix allowed by the Blu-Ray disc helps this. Tweener takes its time...continue...
Charles Bestor: The Sound of Time - a study in the electronic manipulaton of language / Eric Berlin, trumpet
1 CD / Albany Records / 2012-08-14Works: Charles Bestor: Cycles, for electronics; Concerto Piccolo, for trumpet & electronics; Pathways from the Dream Spell series, for electronics; Into the Labyrinth, for electronics; Time and the River's ...
Performers: Berlin, Eric; Bestor, Charles
The Sound of Time, a study in the electronic manipulation of language, consists of the artistic genre often referred to as installation art. All but...continue...
Recording information: Electronic and Computer Music Studios, Department of Mu....continue...
1 CD / Albany Records / 2011-06-14Works: Elliott Schwartz: Quartet for Strings no 2 ("For Louise and Aaron"); Summer's Journey, for flute, french horn & wind ensemble; Darwin's Dream, collage for piano & electronics
Performers: Schwartz, Elliott; Shuhan, Elizabeth
Conductors: Peterson, Stephen
Ensemble: Ithaca College Wind Ensemble
Born in 1936, the eminent American composer Elliott Schwartz has had a distinguished career as a composer, professor and writer. He is the Robert K....continue...
1 CD / Albany Records / 2009-07-14Works: John Melby: Concerto for Computer; Concerto for Violin, Piano and Computer; Concerto for Piano and Computer no 2
Performers: Choi, Winston; Melby, John
Conductors: Suben, Joel Eric;
Ensemble: ; Duo Diorama
John Melby's musical development has followed a circuitous path that might not have been expected to lead to music for digital computer. Trained as an...continue...
1 CD / Albany Records / 2006-11-01Works: Lydia Ayers: Appetizer, for computer gamelan; Pendopos, for computer gamelan; Tala Malika Jak, for computer gamelan; Prime Gongs, for computer gamelan; Ombres de la Lune, for computer gamelan; Ombres...
Performers: Ayers, Lydia
Lydia Ayers composes in the 75-tone Indian/Partch scale on the 'Woodstock Gamelan,' a tubular percussion instrument built to her specifications by Woodstock Percussion. The music...continue...
1 CD / Albany Records / 2006-01-01Works: Joseph Waters: Ocean Eyes, for clarinet, violin, cello, piano & live electronics; Witches of the Unconscious, for violin, cello, piano & live electronics; Ghosts of the Evening Tides; Kanashibari
Performers: Blessinger, Ron; Hansen, Philip; Kuhns, Todd; Smith, Susan; Waters, Joseph
Ensemble: Bakken Trio
1 CD / Albany Records / 2004-10-01Works: Alice Shields: Vegetable Karma; Dust; Shenandoah
Performers: Shields, Alice
1 CD / Albany Records / 1996-03-01Works: Neil B. Rolnick: Requiem Songs for the Victims of Nationalism; Screen Scenes
Performers: Fradon, Amy; Jannone, John J.A.; Reynolds, Todd [Violin]; Ritter, Leslie [Vocals]; Rolnick, Neil B.; Sorgen, Harvey; Sterman, Andrew