Virgil Thomson (1896-1989): Complete Songs / Sarah Pelletier, soprano; Lynne McMurtry, contralto; William Hite, tenor; Aaron Engebreth, baritone; Alison DÆAmato, piano; Linda Osborn, piano; John McDonald, percussion
3 CD / New World / 2016-02-09Works: Virgil Thomson: Vernal Equinox, song for voice & piano; The Sunflower, song for voice & piano; Susie Asado; Preciosilla, song for voice & piano; Five Songs from William Blake, for baritone & piano; P...
Performers: d'Amato, Alison; Engebreth, Aaron; Hite, William; McDonald, John; Osborn, Linda; Pelletier, Sara [Soprano Vocal]
These discs offer the most complete recorded collection of works for voice and piano of Virgil Thomson (1896 - 1989), one of the most important...continue...
Recording information: Distler Hall, Granoff Music Center, Tufts University (08/15/2015-08/19/2015)....continue...
Mathew Rosenblum: Circadian Rhythms - Yonah's Dream; Two Harmonies; Under the Rainbow / Calmus Ensemble
1 CD / New World / 2012-09-11Works: Mathew Rosenblum: Yonah's Dream, for flute & microtonal instruments; Circadian Rhythms, for cello, percussion & piano; Harmonies (2), for viola, piano & percussion; Under the Rainbow, for flute/bass ...
Performers: Feeney, Timothy; Goodman, Lindsey; Richman, Wendy; Yoo, Shirley
Conductors: Drummond, Dean;
Ensemble: Calmus Ensemble; Deoro; Newband; Raschèr Saxophone Quartet
Mathew Rosenblum's music is a synthesis of diverse musical elements derived from classical, jazz, rock, and world music traditions, exploring how seemingly independent musical voices...continue...
1 CD / New World / 2006-10-01Works: Henry Russell: Cheer, Boys, Cheer!, song; Anonymous, American: Grand Confederate Quickstep, for band; 21st Regiment Quickstep, for band; William H. Hartwell: Double Quickstep, for band; Screech Owl G...
The twenty-four pieces selected for this recording - drawn from the extensive repertoire of the 26th North Carolina Regimental Band - includes works of national...continue...
1 CD / New World / 1998-06-01Works: George Frederick Root: Cantata for 2 sopranos, mezzo-soprano, tenor, 2 baritones, bass, chorus & piano ("The Haymakers")
Performers: Abasolo, Patti; Brannon, Linda; Bush, Phyllis; Finley, Carolyn; Hodges, Christopher; Jones, Mark; Much, Marc; Myers, Mark; Petersen, Gary; Phillips, Burrill; Rose, Erma
Conductors: McKinley, Frank
Ensemble: University of North Texas Grand Chorus
Until the publication of The Haymakers in 1857, George Root was primarily known as a composer of Civil War songs (such as "The Battle Cry...continue...
1 CD / New World / 1994-04-01Works: Robert Hall Lewis: Invenzione; Diptychon for Nine Players; Kantaten; Symphony no 4
Performers: Constable, John [Keyboards]; Voices, London Sinfonietta
Conductors: Lewis, Robert Hall
Ensemble: London Sinfonietta Voices; Philharmonia Orchestra
1 CD / New World / 1993-09-01Works: Vincent Persichetti: Winter cantata (cantata No 2) Op 97; Mass, for mixed chorus, Op 84; Love, for women's chorus
Performers: Barnes, James Earl; Schultz, Edward A.
Conductors: Brooks, Tamara
Ensemble: Mendelssohn Club of Philadelphia
1 CD / New World / 1992-12-08Works: Roger Sessions: When Lilacs Last in the Door-Yard Bloom'd, cantata for soloists, chorus & orchestra
Performers: Cossa, Dominic; Hinds, Esther; Quivar, Florence [Mezzo-soprano Vocals]
Conductors: Steinberg, Michael; Ozawa, Seiji
Ensemble: Tanglewood Festival Chorus
1 CD / New World / 1992-12-08Works: Leo Sowerby: Forsaken of Man, cantata, for soloists, chorus & organ
Performers: Clark, Alicia; Compton, Judith; Greenberg, Matthew; Grizzell, Paul; Hall, Bruce [Bass]; Potter, Thomas; Vorrasi, John; Weisflog, Thomas
Conductors: Ferris, William
Ensemble: William Ferris Chorale