Arthur Levering (b.1953): Parallel Universe / Krista River, mz; Donald Berman & John McDonald, pianos
1 CD / New World / 2014-02-11Works: Arthur Levering: Furies, for chamber ensemble; Il Mare Dentro, for orchestra; Drinking Songs, for voice, 2 harps & 2 pianos; Partite sopra Ciaccona, for 2 pianos; Parallel Universe, for orchestra
Performers: Berman, Donald; Huhn, Franziska; McDonald, John [Composer]; River, Krista; Romano, Amanda [Harp]
Conductors: ; Rose, Gil; Wheeler, Scott
Ensemble: ; Boston Modern Orchestra Project; Sequitur
Arthur Levering (b. 1953) is a musical mosaicist, creating patterns within patterns whose meanings change with the perspective of the listener. Moments of piquant color...continue...
1 CD / New World / 2008-11-11Works: Charles Ives: Songs my mother taught me; Tom Sails Away; The Housatonic at Stockbridge; The Greatest Man; West London; Incantation; Du bist wie eine Blume; Down East; The Children's Hour; Where the e...
Performers: Berman, Donald; Narucki, Susan
Charles Ives composed nearly 200 songs throughout his life. Wiley Hitchcock, in the thorough introduction to his 2004 critical edition 129 Songs, described the Ives...continue...
1 CD / New World / 2008-03-01Works: Arthur Levering: Still Raining, Still Dreaming, for ensemble; Echoi, for violin & piano; Sppooo, for vibraphone & celeste; Tesserae, for viola & piano; Catena, for piano & chamber orchestra
Performers: Berman, Donald; Kitchen, Nicholas; McDonald, John; Nunoya, Fumito; Woolweaver, Scott
Conductors: Wheeler, Scott
Ensemble: Dinosaur Annex Ensemble; Dinosaur Annex Music Ensemble
"It's never trivial, but it's fun music, and it's fun to listen to... Any listener jaded by the grayness that can characterize late twentieth century...continue...
1 CD / New World / 2005-05-01Works: Carl Ruggles: Evocations, chants (4) for piano; Visions, for solo keyboard; March, for solo keyboard; Parvum Organum, for solo keyboard; Valse Lente, for solo keyboard; Mood, for violin & piano; Orga...
Performers: Berman, Donald; Narucki, Susan; Oldfather, Christopher [Piano]
1 CD / New World / 2004-09-01Works: Charles Ives: Varied Air and Variations, for piano, S. 124 (K. 3B20); Waltz-Rondo, for piano, S. 125 (K. 3B18); Invention in D, for piano in D major, S. 118 (K. 3B14); Study no 1; Studies (23) for P...
Performers: Berman, Donald; Drury, Stephen