1 CD / Canteloupe / 2012-11-13Works: Derek Bermel: Canzonas Americanas, for voice & orchestra; Three Rivers, for orchestra; At the End of the World, for voice & orchestra; Hot Zone, for orchestra; Continental Divide, for orchestra; Natu...
Performers: Duffy, Kiera; Jones, Timothy; Souza, Luciana
Conductors: Pierson, Alan
Ensemble: Alarm Will Sound
Canzonas Americanas marries two postmodern forces - composer/clarinetist Derek Bermel and contemporary chamber band Alarm Will Sound. This marks Bermel's follow-up to his Grammy-nominated Voices...continue...
1 CD / Deutsche Grammophon / 2007-07-10Works: Osvaldo Golijov: Oceana, for voice, boys' choir, double chorus & orchestra; Tenebrae, for string quartet; Three Songs, for voice & orchestra
Performers: Dearman, John; Haddad, Jamey; Johnson, Elizabeth Remy; Souza, Luciana; Tennant, Scott [Guitar]; Upshaw, Dawn [Soprano Vocal]
Conductors: Spano, Robert
Ensemble: Atlanta Symphony Orchestra; Los Angeles Guitar Quartet
"Generous arcs of slow-moving melody - often with trembling accompaniment - evoke the great Renaissance masters...Upshaw's love for this music is palpable in every bar,...continue...
2 CD / Hanssler Classic / 2001-08-16Works: Osvaldo Golijov: La pasión según San Marcos
Performers: Gonzáles Fernández, Reynaldo; Ibrahim, Samia; Souza, Luciana
Conductors: Guinand, Maria
Ensemble: Alberto Grau Choir; Orquesta La Pasión; Schola Cantorum de Caracas
"A shame this couldn't have been a video. Osvaldo Golijov's 'St. MarkPassion' is, as the booklet note acknowledges, 'a kind of musical theatre situated between...continue...