1 CD / New World / 2013-10-08Works: Alvin Lucier: Diamonds, for 1, 2, or 3 orchestras; Slices, for cello & orchestra; Exploration of the House, for orchestra
Performers: Burr, Anthony; Che, Chen; Covington, Kyle; Curtis, Charles; Jaber, Benjamin; Martchev, Valentin [Bassoon]; McGill, Demarre; Overturf, Andrea [Oboe]; Piper, Jonathan; Thayer, Jeff; Wilds, John; Yang, ...
Conductors: Arming, Christian; Nagy, Zsolt; Kotik, Petr
Ensemble: Janacek Philharmonic Orchestra
For nearly 50 years the work of Alvin Lucier (b. 1931) has marked off a space unlike any other in American music. By now a...continue...
1 CD / New World / 2005-10-01Works: Gordon Mumma: Megaton for Wm. Burroughs; Conspiracy 8; Cybersonic Cantilevers; Cirqualz
Performers: Mumma, Gordon; Smoliar, Stephen
5 CD / New World / 2003-09-01Works: Robert Ashley: Sonata for Piano; The Fourth of July; Details (2b); Fives; In memoriam...Crazy Horse; Quartet for 6 Speakers, Clarinet and 2 Horns; Donald Scavarda: Groups; In the Autumn Mountains; Ma...
Performers: Aitchison, Anne; Albright, William; Asboth, Tom; Ashley, Mary; Ashley, Robert; Barris, Robert; Bell, Ron; Berg, James [baritone]; Bilik, Jerry; Bohlen, Donald; Borkin, Harold; Bourns, David; Brooks, ...
Conductors: Dunlap, Wayne; Sutherland, David; Scavarda, Donald; London, Edwin; ; Ashley, Robert
Ensemble: Camerata Quartet New York City; Hartt Chamber Players; Men's Chorus; ONCE Chamber Orchestra; ONCE Chamber Players; ONCE Festival Orchestra
1 CD / New World / 2002-03-01Works: Kenneth Gaburo: Antiphony IV "Poised"; Quartet for Strings; Mouthpiece; Antiphony III "Pearl-White Moments"; The Flow of (U)
Performers: Barndt, Miriam; Barnett, Bonnie; Barron, David; Barron, Elinor; Brooks, William; Dalheim, Barbara; Frederickson, Thomas; Fulkerson, James; Geil, Jean; Hanson, Richard; Howell, Thomas; Hughes, Albert;...
Conductors: Gaburo, Kenneth;
Ensemble: New Music Choral Ensemble; U. of Illinois Contemporary Chamber Players memb.; Walden String Quartet
1 CD / New World / 1998-03-01Works: Stephen Hartke: Concerto for Violin & orchestra "Auld Swaara"; Symphony no 2
Performers: Grabois, Daniel; Guerguerian, Paul; Gummere, Christine; Makarski, Michelle
Conductors: Rothman, George
Ensemble: Riverside Symphony
"...The performances are at a very high level, with Rothman and the Riverside seemingly in sync with the "American-ness" of Hartke's language. Overall a very...continue...
1 CD / New World / 1996-10-01Works: David Moritz Michael: Water Journey (Die Wasserfahrt); Parthia 1, for 2 clarinets, 2 horns & 2 bassoons; Parthia 2, for 2 clarinets, 2 horns & 2 bassoons
Performers: Avril, Paul; Bovyer, Gary; Burkhart, Raymond; Carslake, Louise; Corrigan, Rose; Meares, Edward; O'Donovan, Michael; O'Donovan, Rebecca; Zukovsky, Charles
Ensemble: Pacific Classical Winds
"...The Pacific classical Winds are an extremely competent period instrument ensemble, whose abilities aid in rescuing this fare from the bowels of oblivion. They offer...continue...
1 CD / New World / 1996-10-01Works: Benjamin Lees: Concerto for French Horn and Orchestra; Leonardo Balada: Music for Oboe and Orchestra; Ellen Taaffe Zwilich: Bassoon Concerto
Performers: Almeida, Cynthia Koledo de; Caballero, William
Conductors: Maazel, Lorin
Ensemble: Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
1 CD / New World / 1996-04-01Works: Michael Kurek: Quartet for Strings No 2; Sonata for viola & harp; Matisse Impressions; Concerto for harp & orchestra
Performers: Askey, Janet; Bacco, Sam; Bahng, Grace Mihi; Christensen, Bruce; Cruthirds, Joann; Estill, Cynthia; Falcao, Mario; Greer, Gerald; Harb, Charlene; Heard, Cornelia; Helton, James; Hunting, Craig; Kirch...
Conductors: ; Schermerhorn, Kenneth
Ensemble: Blair String Quartet; Blair Woodwind Quintet; Chamber Orchestra
"Once again, with this beautifully played and recorded release, New World has exercised its long-standing mandate of illuminating and documenting the current creative status of...continue...
1 CD / New World / 1994-09-01Works: Samuel Holyoke: Quintetto; First Grand March; First Grand Minuet; Raynor Taylor: The Silver Rain; Piano Sonata; Anonymous: Alknomook (Death Song of the Cherokee Indians); Kennebec; Benjamin Carr: Six...
Performers: Broome, John D.; Camparone, Linda; Deaver, Susan; Farren, Ellen; Godburn, Dennis L. [Bassoon]; Hedwig, Douglas; Koch, Gerhardt; Moore, Alan G.; Otten, Judith; Ralph, Cindy Lynn; Richards Hewes, Cynth...
Conductors: Baldon, John
Ensemble: Federal Music Society Opera Company
1 CD / New World / 1993-11-01Works: Eric Chasalow: Winding up, for horn; Fast Forward, for tape & percussion; Over the Edge, for flute & tape; The Fury of Rainstorms, for tape; Hanging in the Balance, for cello & tape; The Furies, for ...
Performers: Bartlett, Eric; Jarvinen, Arthur; Knoles, Amy; Macomber, Curtis; Martin, Lois; Schadeberg, Christine; Schneider, Bruno; Sherry, Fred [Cello]; Spencer, Patricia; Zeavin, Carol
Ensemble: Members of the Speculum Musicae (Members)
1 CD / New World / 1993-10-01Works: Leonardo Balada: Torquemada for baritone, choir & instrumental ensemble; Concerto for piano, winds & percussion; Sonata for 10 winds; Transparencies of Chopin's First Ballade, for piano
Performers: Aley, John; Biddlecome, Robert E.; Bonaventura, Anthony di; Borror, Ronald; Fire, Robert; Franklin, Harry; Jolley, David; Kirkbride, Jerry; Kowash, Camille; Kraber, Karl F.; Mase, Raymond; McCartney,...
Conductors: Page, Robert E.; Strange, Richard E.; Korf, Anthony
Ensemble: American Brass Quintet; Carnegie Mellon Concert Winds; Carnegie Mellon Contemporary Music Ensemble; Dorian Wind Quintet
1 CD / New World / 1992-12-08Works: David Del Tredici: Steps, for orchestra; Haddocks' Eyes, for amplified soprano & chamber ensemble
Performers: Ashby, Jerome; Breslaw, Irene; Church, Sandra [Flute]; Clement, Paul; Del Tredici, David [Composer]; Drucker, Stanley; Levinson, Gary; Narucki, Susan; Smith, Philip [Trumpet]; Yamada, Sharon
Conductors: Mehta, Zubin
Ensemble: New York Philharmonic; New York Philharmonic Chamber Ensemble
1 CD / New World / 1992-12-08Works: John Harbison: The Flight into Egypt, for soprano, baritone, chorus & orchestra; The Natural World, for soprano, flute, clarinet, cello & piano; Concerto for double brass choir & orchestra
Performers: Anderson, Roberta; Baker, Elizabeth; Drake, Carol; Felty, Janice; Folsom, Jerry; Gold, Barry; Green, Donald; Harbison, John; Howard, David; Lane, William; McGregor, Bob Roy; Pearson, Norman; Peebles,...
Conductors: Hoose, David; Harbison, John; Previn, Andre
Ensemble: Los Angeles Philharmonic New Music Group; Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra; The Cantata Singers & Orchestra
1 CD / New World / 1992-12-08Works: George Perle: Wind Quintet no 1; Wind Quintet no 2; Wind Quintet no 3; Quintet for Winds no 4
Performers: Landsman, Julie
Ensemble: Dorian Wind Quintet
1 CD / New World / 1992-12-08Works: George Crumb: A Haunted Landscape, for orchestra; William Schuman: Colloquies (3), for horn & orchestra
Performers: Myers, Philip
Conductors: Weisberg, Arthur; Mehta, Zubin
Ensemble: New York Philharmonic
1 CD / New World /Works: William Bolcom: New Etudes (12) for Brass Quintet; Maurice Wright: Quintet for Brass; Ralph Shapey: Quintet for Brass; Jacob Druckman: Other Voices
Performers: Biddlecome, Robert; Gekker, Chris; Mase, Raymond; Powell, Michael; Wakefield, David
Ensemble: American Brass Quintet