1 CD / Koch International / 2007-12-04Works: Aaron Jay Kernis: Simple Songs, for soprano & piano; Valentines, for soprano & piano; Songs of Innocents, Book 1, for soprano & piano; Songs of Innocents, Book 2, for soprano & piano
Performers: Berman, Donald; Druckman, Daniel; Farina, Danielle; Gilbert, Laura; Han, June; Mills, Jesse; Myers, Philip; Narucki, Susan; Smith, Mina; Staples, Sheryl; Sylar, Sherry
Conductors: Kernis, Aaron Jay
Winner of the coveted 2002 Grawemeyer Award for Music Composition and one of the youngest composers ever to be awarded the Pulitzer Prize, Aaron Jay...continue...
1 CD / Koch International / 2006-10-03Works: John Musto: Trio for violin, cello & piano; Sextet for clarinet, 2 violins, viola, cello & piano; Divertimento for flute, clarinet, viola, cello, piano & percussion
Performers: Baker, James; Bermel, Derek; Boriskin, Michael; Dunkel, Paul Lustig; Farina, Danielle; Kitchen, Nicholas; Kraines, Thomas; Mills, Jesse; Smith, Wilhelmina; Tomkins, Leslie; Wilson, James
Ensemble: Music from Copland House
"In the Divertimento, for the unusual combination of flute, clarinet, viola, cello, piano, and percussion, Musto explores all sorts of unusual (but not "experimental") timbral...continue...