2 CD / EtCetera Records / 2013-04-09Works: Peter-Jan Wagemans: Legende, opera
Performers: Beckman, Marcel; Cartens, Caroline [Vocals]; Claessens, Huub; Cornet, Matijn [Vocals]; Morsch, Andre; Oliemans, Thomas; Rasker, Helena; Romijn, Corinne; Saelens, Yves; Steenhook, Marieke [Vocals]; Sz...
Conductors: Leeuw, Reinbert de
Ensemble: Netherlands Radio Philharmonic Orchestra
The original version of Legende was created as three acts, each approximately 55 minutes long, with two intervals. The version produced by De Nederlandse Opera...continue...
Recording information: The Amsterdam Music Theatre (02/2011)....continue...
1 CD / EtCetera Records / 2012-06-12Works: Camille Saint-Saëns: Trio for Piano, Violin and Cello no 1 in F major, Op. 18; Theo Loevendie: Ackermusik, for violin, cello & piano; Maurice Ravel: Trio for Piano, Violin and Cello in A minor
Ensemble: Van Baerle Trio (Piano Trio)
The Van Baerle Trio has built a rich history in its few years of existence, and the biggest step in the trio's development came when...continue...
Recording information: Philipszaal, Eindhoven, The Netherlands (08/19/2011-08/21/2011)....continue...
1 CD / EtCetera Records / 2012-02-14Works: Sofia Gubaidulina: The Seven Last Words, for cello, bayan & strings; In croce, for cello & organ (or bayan); Kadenza, for accordion; Accordion Sonata ("Et exspecto")
Performers: Alberdi, Inaki; Polo, Asier
Conductors: Encinar, Jose Ramon
Ensemble: Basque National Orchestra
The playful smiles of people who have been rebels all their lives appears to unite the composer and performers of this original contemporary music album,...continue...
Recording information: Concert hall of the Basque National Orchestra, San Seba (08/2010); Madrid (08/2010)....continue...
1 CD / EtCetera Records / 2011-07-12Works: Sander Germanus: Lunapark, for 16 musicians; Le Tourne-disque Antique, for reed quintet; Hallucinations, for string quartet; Microphobia, for alto saxophone & tap shoe; Piccadilly Circus, for 18 musi...
Performers: de Vente, Joeri; Germanus, Sander; Hekkema, Raaf; Leutscher, Karin; Lohse, Antje; Marang, Michel [Clarinet]
Conductors: Leeuw, Reinbert de;
Ensemble: Asko-Schönberg Ensemble; Calefax
Sander Germanus is the type of composer who feels very much involved in music history: "I want to add something to contemporary music," he states...continue...
1 CD / EtCetera Records / 2011-04-12Works: Giel Vleggaar: Piano Concerto; Ayre of Solace, for orchestra; Dead as Disco, for orchestra
Performers: Raat, Ralph van
Conductors: Tausk, Otto; Rophé, Pascal
In an interview with composer Giel Vleggaar (1974), he mentioned Prince, the pop legend who achieved worldwide fame with music in which straightforwardness and danceability...continue...
1 CD / EtCetera Records / 2010-11-09Works: Luc Brewaeys: Painted Pyramids, for piano, 5 players & live electronics; Si sentiva un po' stanso, for trumpet; Black Rock Unfolding, for cello & live electronics; Les Méandres de la Mémoir...
Performers: Das, Roel; Deforce, Arne; Hoecke, Jan van; Marien, Ludo; Oya, Yutaka; Rudder, Alain de
Conductors: Bossiers, Jaan;
Ensemble: Champ d'Action
Luc Brewaeys is one of the leading personalities of Flemish new music, with an important body of work that ranges from solo works and chamber...continue...
Recording information: AMUZ, Antwerpen (11/07/2009)....continue...
1 CD / EtCetera Records / 2010-11-09Works: Martijn Padding: Eight Metal Strings, concerto for mandoline & ensemble; Harmonium Concerto no 1; White Eagle, concerto for violin & ensemble
Performers: Hulst, Heleen; Luijmes, Dirk
Conductors: Siebens, Etienne
Martijn Padding studied composition with Louis Andriessen at the Royal Conservatory in The Hague, piano with Fania Chapiro, and musicology at the University of Utrecht....continue...
Recording information: Muziekgebouw aan 't IJ, Amsterdam (11/13/2009)....continue...
1 CD / EtCetera Records / 2010-06-08Works: Luis Tinoco: Ends Meet, for marimba & string quartet; Joao Pedro Oliveira: Espiral de Luz, for string quartet; Rui Penha: Perspective, for marimba & string quartet; Patrícia Sucena De Almeida: D...
Performers: Carneiro, Pedro
The Arditti Quartet is one of the most respected ensembles in the field of contemporary repertoire. This new CD, featuring modern Portuguese chamber music, forms...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 / 2009-11-10Works: Roderik de Man: Magnetic Fields, for orchestra & tape; Cordes Invisibles, for cello, piano & CD; Chromophores, for ensemble & electronics; Hear, Hear!, for electronics; Marionette, for recorders, vid...
Performers: Hochscheid, Doris; Isaac, Jorge; Ruth, Franz van
Conductors: Eötvös, Peter; Pöhl, Ulrich; Hempel, Jurgen
Ensemble: ; Insomnio
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: Stephen Sondheim: Merrily We Roll Along, musical; Evening Primrose, musical play; Company, musical; Sweeney Todd; A Little Night Music, musical; A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, musica...
Performers: Heller, Alfred; Heller, Mark
1 CD / EtCetera Records / 2009-09-01Works: Alfred Heller: For Arleen; New England Times and Places; Chamber Music
Performers: Heller, Alfred; Heller, Mark
1 CD / EtCetera Records / 2009-09-01Works: Christmas Traditional: Nos galan (New Year's Eve), carol (Welsh); Welsh Traditional: Eryi Wen; Ddoi di Dei?; Caru Cymru; Cadair Idris; Hedd Wyn; Y Sipsi; Dafydd y garreg wen (David of the White Rock)...
Performers: Morgan, Rachel Ann
1 CD / EtCetera Records / 2009-09-01Works: Peter-Jan Wagemans: Symphony no 7; De Stad en de Engel (The City and the Angel), for orchestra
Conductors: Leenders, Hans; Hamel, Micha
Peter-Jan Wagemans is among the most important composers of the Netherlands, a contemporary of Louis Andriessen and an outspoken pan-European artist. His Seventh Symphony is...continue...
1 CD / EtCetera Records / 2009-09-01Works: Klaas Ten Holt: Bovary Chante, concerto for soprano, cimbalom & string quartet; Sonate, for solo violin
Performers: Berkhemer, Joan; McFadden, Claron; Weidner, Michiel
The music of contemporary Dutch composer Klaas ten Holt is accessible, personal and highly theatrical. His song cycle 'Bovary cante', for the unusual combination of...continue...
1 CD / EtCetera Records / 2009-09-01Works: Mikhail Kollontai: Partita Testament for violin solo, Op. 30; Johann Sebastian Bach: Partita for Violin solo no 2 in D minor, BWV 1004
Performers: Denisova, Elena
Composer-pianist Mikhail Yermolayev is a modern-day Russian romantic composer whose works have been championed by the likes of Yuri Bashmet and Vladimir Fedosetyev. His passionate,...continue...
1 CD / EtCetera Records / 2009-09-01Works: César Franck: Pieces (3) for Organ; Paul Gilson: Prélude sur un vieux lied flamand, for organ; Raymond Moulaert: Trois poèmes bibliques, for organ; Joseph Jongen: Le bon chîval, f...
Performers: Biesemans, Els
1 CD / EtCetera Records / 2009-09-01Works: Juan Antonio de Vargas y Guzmán: Monodia - quasi un requiem, for string quartet; Joao Pedro Oliveira: Peregrinaçao, for string quartet; Alexandre Delgado: String Quartet; Luis Tinoco: Strin...
1 CD / EtCetera Records / 2009-09-01Works: Jo Sporck: Space I; Entrain; Retorsie; For Silent Days IV - Der Leiermann; Retorsie II; For Silent Days III; Dante's Soma
Performers: Alumian, Grigori; Denisova, Elena; Kornienko, Alexei
1 CD / EtCetera Records / 2009-09-01Works: Camille Saint-Saëns: Carnival of the animals; Marc Matthijs: Camel Caravan, for ensemble; Jan Huylebroeck: Cortège des espèces bien mortes, for violin, viola & percussion; Frits Celis:...
Performers: Fragner, Gabriëla
Ensemble: Arco Baleno
1 CD / EtCetera Records / 2009-09-01Works: Wien Conen: Mannerism; Numero Duo; Serial Fray; Bagatelle for Piano; Captive Ballons; Suite for Piano; Stage Music; Vienna Dance; Nouveaute de l'Annee Passe; Sammedi; Expansivite; Being There; In Red...
Performers: Van Duin, Marijke
1 CD / EtCetera Records / 2009-09-01Works: Otto Ketting: Symphony no 1; Canzoni (2), for orchestra; Concertino for 2 trumpets & orchestra; Variations for orchestra; Collage for orchestra no 9
Performers: Teunissen, Dick; Van Der Knaap, Arend
Conductors: Haitink, Bernard; Vonk, Hans; Ketting, Otto; Porcelijn, David; Bour, Ernest
Ensemble: ; Netherlands Wind Ensemble
These works by Otto Ketting were composed between 1957 and 1963. They are characterized by the fact that they all, in true brotherly fellowship, have...continue...
1 CD / EtCetera Records / 2009-09-01Works: Nicholas Bacri: Concerto for Cello, Op. 17; Folia, Op. 30b; Canti (3) e Finale, Op. 29; Requiem for Viola and Chamber Orchestra, Op. 23
Performers: Verney, Laurent; Walter, Bertand; Williencourt, Dominique de
Conductors: Prin, Yves
Ensemble: Bucharest George Enescu Philharmonic Orchestra
1 CD / EtCetera Records / 2009-09-01Works: Ahmed Essyad: Le cycle de l'eau
Performers: Artaud, Pierre-Yves; Strosser, Emanuel
1 CD / EtCetera Records / 2009-09-01Works: Cristobal Halffter: Attendite, for cello octet; José María Sánchez-Verdú: Arquitecturas de la ausencia, for cello octet; Luis de Pablo: ...Eleison, for cello octet
Conductors: Arizcuren, Elias
Ensemble: Cello Octet Conjunto Ibérico
1 CD / EtCetera Records / 2009-09-01Works: Edmundo Vásquez: Auzielle; Impressions de la Caraïbe; Créole; Tientos no 1; Ofrenda; Suite populaire; Tientos no 2; Trio rítmico; Suite transitorial; Tonadas; Lointaine
Performers: Bertano, Dario; Cioce, Fulvio; Fea, Ugo; Gallarate, Giulio; Gregorio, Giampiero; Macagno, Roberto; Molineri, Paolo; Passarotti, Claudio; Perosino, Edoardo; Rosso, Ubaldo; Signorile, Giorgio; Veglio, ...
Conductors: Manzo, Paolo
Ensemble: Italian Guitar Ensemble
1 CD / EtCetera Records / 2009-09-01Works: Alexander Kandov: Crystals of the zodiac
Performers: van Sice, Robert; Vodenicharov, Boyan
1 CD / EtCetera Records / 2007-12-18Works: Klaas de Vries: Quartet for Strings no 1; Bart de Kemp: Ciaccona, for string quartet; Oscar van Dillen: Quartet for Strings no 1; Astrid Kruisselbrink: String Quartet; Edward Top: Quartet for Strings...
Performers: Grootenboer, Wilbert; Olsson, Åsa
1 CD / EtCetera Records / 2007-10-30Works: Theo Verbey: Fractal Symphony; Piano Concerto; Concerto for Clarinet
Performers: Corver, Ellen; Douwes, Sjef
Conductors: Siebens, Etienne; Zweden, Jaap van; Stenz, Markus
Ensemble: ; Hague Residentie Orchestra
1 CD / EtCetera Records / 2007-05-29Works: Gary Schocker: Sonate for piccolo & piano; Mike Mower: Sonata for Piccolo and Piano; Georges Auric: Scherzo for pipe & piano; Darius Milhaud: Exercice musical, for pipe (or flute) & (or without) pian...
Performers: Schepper, Stefan De; Verhoyen, Peter
1 CD / EtCetera Records / 2007-05-29Works: 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...
1 CD / EtCetera Records / 2006-10-01Works: Samuel Barber: Love Song for Piano; Paul Bowles: Dance for Piano; Cross-Country; Sonatina for Piano; Marc Blitzstein: The Guests; Aaron Copland: Three Moods; Sonnet II for Piano; Le petit portrait; S...
Performers: Lerner, Bennett
1 CD / EtCetera Records / 2006-04-04Works: Antonio Lauro: Seis por derecho, for guitar; Roland Dyens: Libra Sonatina for guitar; Astor Piazzolla: Tango Suite for 2 guitars; Eduardo Sainz de la Maza: Habanera; Leo Brouwer: Danza Caracteristica...
Performers: Calister, Roël; Calmes, Eric; Firpi, Enrique; Morel, Eric Vaarzon; Steenbergen, Esther
1 CD / EtCetera Records / 2005-11-08Works: Carl Maria von Weber: Grand Duo Concertante for clarinet & piano in E flat major, J. 204 (Op. 48); Claude Debussy: Première Rhapsodie for Clarinet and Orchestra; Petite pièce for Clarinet a...
Performers: Takahashi, Yasuko; Weverbergh, Vlad
Belgian clarinet sensation Vlad Weverbergh makes his solo CD debut in a program of music showcasing his dexterity and dramatically distinctive interpretations....continue...
1 CD / EtCetera Records / 2005-06-21Works: Terry Riley: Requiem Quartets (3) (Requiem for Adam), for string quartet with sound collage; Edison Denisov: Hymn; Franco Donatoni: Lame II, for 8 cellos; Arvo Pärt: Fratres; Theo Loevendie: Med...
Conductors: Arizcuren, Elias
Ensemble: Cello Octet Conjunto Ibérico
"Magnificent CD with an extraordinary programme, truly in the artistic line of this unique ensemble... Exemplary rendering of Denisov, Part, Donatino, Riley and Loevendie." -...continue...
1 CD / EtCetera Records / 1999-11-29Works: Marijn Simons: Concerto for Violin no 1 ("Cuddly Animals"), Op. 13; Quartet for Strings no 2, Op. 12; Capriccio for Stan & Ollie, for wind ensemble, Op. 11a
Performers: Simons, Marijn
Conductors: Weierink, Jeroen;
Ensemble: Holland Wind Players; Mondriaan Quartet
1 CD / EtCetera Records / 1993-06-16Works: Alan Hovhaness: Fantasy on Japanese woodprints, Op. 211; Peter Klatzow: Concerto for marimba & string orchestra; Frank Nuyts: Woodnotes, for marimba & orchestra
Performers: van Sice, Robert
Conductors: Pearce, Colman; Garcia-Asensio, Enrique; Nuyts, Frank