Julia Wolfe (b.1958): Anthracite Fields, oratorio / Bang On A Can All-Stars; Choir of Trinity Wall Street
1 CD / Canteloupe / 2015-09-25Conductors:
Ensemble: Bang On A Can All-Stars; Choir of Trinity Wall Street
Haunting, poignant and relentlessly physical, Julia Wolfe's Anthracite Fields is a lovingly detailed oratorio about turn-of-the-20th-century Pennsylvania coal miners, and a fitting recipient of the...continue...
Bang on a Can All-Stars: Field Recordings - Works by Steve Reich, Nick Zammuto, David Lang, Tyondai Braxton et al.
2 CD / Canteloupe / 2015-05-12Works: Julia Wolfe: Reeling, for clarinet, electric guitar, cello, double bass, piano, percussion & pre-recorded sound; Florent Ghys: An Open Cage, for clarinet, cello, double bass, piano, percussion & pre-...
Performers: Barbee, Wooly [Vocals]
Ensemble: Bang on a Can All-Stars
Field Recordings collects the Bang on a Can All-Stars' intrepretations of newly commissioned works by Tyondai Braxton, Mira Calix, Anna Clyne, Bryce Dessner, Florent Ghys,...continue...
Recording information: The James L. Dolan Music Recording Studio at New York U (12/2013).
Bang on a Can is one of the durable ensembles of New York's downtown scene. Actually one might use the ...continue...
1 CD / Canteloupe / 2014-04-29Works: Julia Wolfe: Steel Hammer, for 3 voices & chamber ensemble
Ensemble: Bang on a Can All-Stars; Trio Mediaeval
Inspired by her love of Appalachia, Julia Wolfe based her text for Steel Hammer on over 200 versions of the "John Henry" ballad. Steel Hammer...continue...
Recording information: James L. Dolan Music Recording Studio at New York Unive (11/2011/02/2012)....continue...