1 CD / Cedille / 2010-09-28Works: William Ferris: Gloria, for soprano, alto, tenor, bass & choir; Ed è Subito Sera, cantata for tenor & string orchestra; Bristol Hills, for string orchestra; Corridors of Light, for baritone, obo...
Performers: Shirley-Quirk, John; Vorrasi, John; Watkins, Sara [Oboe]
Conductors: Ferris, William; Heatherington, Alan; Roth, Arnie
Ensemble: ; Chicago String Ensemble
Music & Vision - Howard Smith
Ferris' visionary leaning is especially evident in the title item of the program - the 1994 setting of Stephen Spender's...continue...
2 CD / Cedille / 2002-01-01Works: Gustav Pick: Viennese Coachman's Song; Jewish Coachman's Song; The Haman Coachman's Song; Hermann Rosenzweig: ...Nach Grosswardein; Carl Lorens: The Jewish Country Regiment; Traditional: Levin and Hi...
Performers: Bard, Deborah; Bentley, Julia; Figa, Stewart; Ko, Elizabeth
Conductors: Levinson, Ilya
Ensemble: New Budapest Orpheum Society
2 CD / Cedille / 2002-01-01Works: Robert Kurka: Good Soldier Schweik
Performers: Baggot, Buffy; Behr, Wayne Alan; Boldin, Robert; Calvert, Mark; Collins, Jason; Elser, Christian; Embree, Marc; Harrington, Kelli; Judisch, Aaron; Noon, Stephen; Ramirez, Alvaro; Sharp, Timothy
Conductors: Platt, Alexander
Ensemble: Chicago Opera Theater Ensemble
"Jaroslav Hasek's classic World War I comic novel The Good Soldier Schweik unleashed one of the great 20th century archetypal characters: a seemingly simple-minded, guileless...continue...