1 CD / EtCetera Records / 2012-05-08Works: Willem Jeths: Scale 'le tombeau de Mahler', for orchestra; Quartet for Strings no 3 (Intus trepidare); Meme, for 2 violas & ensemble; Monument to a Universal Marriage, for 2 voices, clarinet & string...
Performers: Els, Susanne van; Imai, Nobuko; Sekhuis, Mijke; Strobos, Karin; van den Oudenwijer, Lars Wouters [Clarinet]
Conductors: Spanjaard, Ed; Tausk, Otto
Willem Jeths studied composition under Hans Kox and Tristan Keuris in Utrecht, completing his studies there with the Composition Prize in 1988. He gained his...continue...
1 CD / EtCetera Records / 2010-01-12Works: Bart Visman: Septet, for string quartet, piano, piccolo & bass clarinet; New Heaven!, for male chorus; Sables, Oxygène, song cyle for voice & orchestra
Performers: Hannigan, Barbara
Conductors: ; Dijkstra, Peter; Spanjaard, Ed
Ensemble: ; Het Trio; Schoenberg Quartet; The Gents
Sables, Oxygene was premiered last year to great acclaim. Visman has succeeded in writing a modern yet accessible orchestral song cycle, which may remind listeners...continue...
1 CD / EtCetera Records / 2009-09-01Works: Theo Loevendie: Venus and Adonis; Back Bay Bicinium; Turkish Folk Poems (6); Naima; Music for Flute and Piano
Performers: Hardy, Rosemary; Snijders, John; Van Nes, Jard
Conductors: Spanjaard, Ed
Ensemble: Nieuw Ensemble
1 CD / EtCetera Records / 2009-09-01Works: Robin de Raaff: Unisono, for orchestra; Piano Concerto; Concerto for orchestra
Performers: Raat, Ralph van
Conductors: Spanjaard, Ed; Eötvös, Peter; Benjamin, George
De Raaff's greatest artistic affinity may lie now with his composer colleagues, but instead with architects like Frank Lloyd Wright and Frank Gehry, whose strict...continue...