Hovhaness: Symphony No. 48 'Vision of Andromeda'; Prelude and Quadruple Fugue; Soprano Saxophone Concerto / Greg Banaszak, saxophone; Schwarz
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2015-02-10Works: Alan Hovhaness: Prelude and Quadruple Fugue for orchestra (or strings & tympani), Op. 128; Concerto for soprano saxophone & strings, Op. 344; Symphony no 48 ("Vision of Andromeda"), Op. 355
Performers: Banaszak, Greg
Conductors: Schwarz, Gerard
Ensemble: ; Eastern Music Festival Orchestra
Alan Hovhaness's remarkable legacy of 67 symphonies and hundreds of other works stands as a testimony to one of the most individual musical voices of...continue...
Recording information: Eastern Music Festival, Dana Auditorium, Guilford Colle (07/03/2013-07/07/2013)....continue...
Mosaic - works for wind ensemble by Nancy Galbreith, Mark Engebretson, Yo Goto, Frank Ticheli, Dana Wilson / Drake Univ. Wind Ens.
1 CD / Mark Custom Recording / 2014-01-28Works: Nancy Galbraith: Febris ver, for wind orchestra; Mark Engebretson: Duo Concertante, for 2 alto saxophones & orchestra (or piano); Yo Goto: Songs, for wind ensemble; Frank Ticheli: Rest, for orchestra...
Performers: Fancher, Susan; Padilla, Clarence; Romain, James
Conductors: Meunier, Robert
Ensemble: ; Drake University Wind Symphony
Recording information: Performing Arts Hall, Drake University (02/17/2012-02/18/2012); Southeast Polk High School Auditorium (02/17/2012-02/18/2012); Performing Arts Hall, Drake University (04/19/2012...continue...
1 CD / Neos Production / 2013-07-02Works: Elliott Sharp: Spectropia Suite (from the original film 'Spectropia')
Performers: Sharp, Elliott
Recording information: Peter Karl Studio, Brooklyn & Studio zOaR, Manhattan....continue...
1 CD / Mark Custom Recording / 2013-03-26Works: Paul Richards: Witch Doctor, for wind orchestra; Snake in the Garden, for clarinet & orchestra; Eddying Towards the Day, for wind orchestra; The River with Only One Bank, for concert band; Bat Out of...
Performers: Arbulu, Mikey [Clarinet (Bass), Clarinet]; Helton, Jonathan
Conductors: Waybright, David
Ensemble: ; University of Florida Wind Symphony
The University of Florida Wind Symphony led by David A. Waybright performs the works of composer Paul Richards....continue...
Recording information: University Relations Creative Group, Graphics (05/06/2012-05/08/2012)....continue...
1 CD / Warner Classics / 2013-02-12Works: John Adams: Shaker Loops; Philip Glass: Facades; Quartet for Strings no 2 ("Company"); Steve Reich: Eight Lines; David C. Heath: The Frontier, for double-bass & orchestra
Performers: Haram, Simon; Harle, John; Lawrence, Chris [Bass]
Conductors: Warren-Green, Christopher
Ensemble: ; London Chamber Orchestra
The 1960's saw the arrival of a new musical style from America: minimalism fascinated classical and op musician alike. The music on this CD is...continue...
Recording information: All Saints Church, Petersham (03/1990)....continue...
Intrinsic Versatility - Music by Debussy, Mower, Hindemith, Stravinsky et al. / Miles Osland, piccolo, flute, alto flute, clarinet, soprano, alto, tenor & baritone saxophone
1 CD / Mark Custom Recording / 2013-01-29Works: Clare Fischer: Rhapsody Nova, for wind ensemble; Claude Debussy: Syrinx; Mike Mower: Collaboraçâo, for saxophone, trumpet & piano; Conglomerate, for saxophone, trumpet & piano; Paul Hindemi...
Performers: Dailey, Raleigh; DiMartino, Vince; Osland, Miles
Conductors: Dalley, Raleigh; DiMartino, Vince;
Ensemble: University of Kentucky Wind Ensemble
Miles Osland stands out front by virtue of his versatility and flexibility. Featured as a soloist on this CD, Osland performs on piccolo, flute, alto...continue...
Mothership - Music of Mason Bates, Gershwin, Robert Moran, Joel Puckett, Grainger / OH University Wind Ens.
1 CD / Mark Custom Recording / 2013-01-29Works: Mason Bates: Mothership, for flute & piano; George Gershwin: Cuban Overture; Robert Moran: Points of Departure; Joel Puckett: The Shadow of Sirius, concerto for flute, flute choir & wind ensemble; Pe...
Performers: Burgoyne, Alex [Saxophone]; Gonzalez,, David, Jr.; Miller, Caleb; Patterson, Kelsey [Flute]; Sincoff, Alison Brown [Flute]
Conductors: Trachsel, Andrew
Ensemble: ; Ohio Universtiy Wind Symphony
The Ohio University School of Music has been officially in existence since 1917, although some of the individual programs date back to the 1880s. Currently,...continue...
Recording information: Templeton-Blackburn Alumni Memorial Auditorium, Ohio Un (02/03/2012-02/05/2012)....continue...
1 CD / Navona / 2011-08-30Works: William Vollinger: Raspberry Man, for ensemble; Emmanuel Changed, for ensemble; Unspecified: Untitled CD-ROM Track
Performers: Advocat, Amy; Calhoun, Brian; Carey, Julia; Honjo, Tsuyoshi; Jacobs, Paul; Jay, Zachary; Tucker, Nate
Ensemble: Juventas Ensemble
Raspberry Man is an enhanced EP featuring two works for narrator and ensemble by composer William Vollinger. Drawing its inspiration from a man who made...continue...
Recording information: Futura Studios, Roslindale, MA (03/20/2010/05/28/2010); Futura Studios, Roslindale, MA (2010-03-20&2010-03-20&2010-)....continue...
1 CD / Apex / 2011-03-29Works: Claude Debussy: Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune; Rhapsodie for Saxophone and Orchestra; La mer; Maurice Ravel: La valse; Boléro
Performers: Baxtresser, Jeanne; Radnofsky, Kenneth
Conductors: Masur, Kurt
MusicWeb International, June 2012
La valse has long been a Philharmonic specialty...Masur rises to the discographic challenge, in a reading that underlines the undulating waltz rhythms...continue...
Recording information: Avery Fisher Hall, New York....continue...
1 CD / Nimbus Records / 2011-01-11Works: Anonymous: Mortal Flesh, for chorus; Christian Forshaw: Improvisation and Chorale on Machaut's "J'ain la flour", for organ; Magnificat for chorus & organ; Nunc dimittis, for chorus, saxophone & organ...
Performers: Eadon, Alexander; Forshaw, Christian; Green, Aimee; Pearson, James
Conductors: Trendell, David
Previously available on the Quartz label (QTZ 2009); now deleted & replaced by this new issue on Integra. Sanctuary, originally released in 2004, was Forshaw’s...continue...
Recording information: King's College Chapel, Cambridge....continue...
1 CD / Aeon / 2009-06-09Works: Astor Piazzolla: Maria de Buenos Aires; Preludio para el año 3001 (Rinasceró); Será que estoy llorando; Ausencias; Pequeña canción para Matilde; Adios nonino; Liber...
Performers: Allemand, Lionel; Angarita, Mauricio; Guanzini, Laurent; Ruault, Benoit; Russ, Débora; Strouk, Samuel
Conductors: Angarita, Mauricio
Ensemble: Débora Russ Ensemble
With this album, aeon pursues the adventure initiated two years ago by singer Debora Russ, who interprets some of her own songs, set to music...continue...
1 CD / Sony Classical / 2009-03-24Works: Terry Riley: In C, for unspecified performers
Performers: Burnham, Edward; Dempster, Stuart; Hassell, Jon [Trumpet]; Hassell, Margaret; Kirkbride, Jerry; Reynard, Darlene; Riley, Terry [Composer]; Rosenboom, David; Shostac, David; Singer, Lawrence
Reflections of France - Milhaud, Françaix, Jolivet, Bozza, etc / Christian Forshaw, Stephen De Pledge
1 CD / Nimbus Records / 2008-11-11Works: Roger Boutry: Divertimento, for alto saxophone & orchestra; Jean Françaix: Danses Exotiques (5) for alto saxophone & piano; Eugène Bozza: Aria for clarinet & piano; Études-Caprice (12)...
Performers: de Pledge, Stephen; Forshaw, Christian
Christian Forshaw’s approach to the saxophone is from a vocal perspective, incorporating the body’s natural resonance chambers and striving to phrase and interpret the music...continue...
Villa-Lobos: Bachiana brasileiras (excerpts), Chôros no 1 & 5, etc / de los Angeles, Sayao, Villa-Lobos, Mariner, et al
1 CD / Warner Classics / 2008-10-28Works: Heitor Villa-Lobos: Bachiana brasileira no 5 for Soprano and 8 Cellos; Chôro no 1 for Guitar; Bachianas Brasileiras no 4, for piano & orchestra, A. 424; Bachiana brasileira no 2 for Orchestra; P...
Performers: Barrueco, Manuel [Guitar]; de los Angeles, Victoria; Ghiglia, Oscar; Harle, John; Osorio, Jorge Federico; Sayao, Bidu [Soprano Vocals]; Tagliaferro, Magda
Conductors: Villa-Lobos, Heitor; Bátiz, Enrique; Marriner, Sir Neville
Ensemble: ; Academy of St. Martin in the Fields; French National Radio Orchestra; Symphony of the Air
1 CD / Fuga Libera / 2008-05-13Works: Johann Sebastian Bach: Goldberg Variations, BWV 988; Garth Knox: Goldberg's Ghost, for viola d'amore & marimba; Improvisation, for viola d'amore; Marcel Reuter: Interludio, for clarinet, cello & pian...
Performers: Beau, Christophe; Frisch, Guy; Galowich, Anne; Kettenmeyer, Serge; Knox, Garth; Lallemang, Marcel; Meyer, Jean-Pascal; Pons-Valdès, André; Sliepen, Olivier
Ensemble: United Instruments of Lucilin
At the crossroads between period and modern instruments, 'Goldberg's Ghost' takes possession of the score of the Goldberg Variations (of which the aria, the Quodlibet,...continue...
2 CD / Fuga Libera / 2007-09-01Works: Luca Francesconi: Plot II, for saxophone & 15 instruments; Yan Maresz: Éclipse, for clarinet & 14 instruments; Claude Lenners: Vol de nuit, for flute, clarinet, piano, double bass & percussion; ...
Performers: Deguy, Mireille; Foltz, Jean-Marc; Sliepen, Olivier
Conductors: Foster, Mark
Ensemble: United Instruments of Lucilin
1 Super Audio CD / Sony Classical / 2006-10-03Works: Danny Elfman: Serenada Schizophrana; Improv for Alto Sax
Performers: Di Tullio, Louise; Higgins, Dan; Johnston, Elissa; Thies, Robert
Conductors: Mauceri, John
Ensemble: Choir; Orchestra
1 CD / Mark Custom Recording / 2005-11-30Works: Frank Ticheli: Symphony no 2; Adam Gorb: Dances from Crete, for wind ensemble; Eric Ewazen: Southern Landscapes, for wind ensemble; Libby Larsen: Holy Roller for alto saxophone & piano; John Mackey: ...
Performers: Helton, Jonathan
Conductors: Waybright, David; Sexton, Matthew
1 CD / Sony Special Product / 2005-10-25Works: George Frederick Handel: Joy to the World (theme by Handel); Messiah/Hallelujah Chorus; Christmas Traditional: Deck the Halls (Welsh); Jolly Old St. Nicholas (American); The Holly and the Ivy (Englis...
Performers: Ambrosian Singers; Biggs, E. Power [Organ]; Boston Pops; Elgart, Larry; Elgart, Les; Elgart, Les & Larry; Faith, Percy & His Orchestra; Fox, Virgil [Organ]; Hugo & Luigi Children's Chorus; Kaye, Samm...
Conductors: ; Kaye, Sammy; Smith, Gregg; Kostelanetz, André; Ormandy, Eugene; Melachrino, George; Liberace, George; Faith, Percy; Fiedler, Arthur
Ensemble: André Kostelanetz Orchestra ; Boston Pops Orchestra; George Liberace Orchestra; George Melachrino Orchestra; Mitch Miller & His Orchestra; Mitch Miller & the Sing-Along Gang; New York Brass and...
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2005-01-18Works: Charles Davidson: A Singing of Angels, for chorus; And David Danced Before the Lord; Baroque Suite, for chorus
Performers: Arnold, Hubert; Campbell, Jeffrey; Goldstein, Amy; Ricker, Ramon; Thompson, Rich; Vatalaro, Chris; Webster, Douglas
Conductors: Wilks, Nicholas; Lubman, Bradley
Ensemble: ; Finchley Children's Music Group
Charles Davidson is one of today's most colorful and engaging composers. Already famous worldwide for his acclaimed song cycle 'I Never Saw Another Butterfly', Davidson...continue...
1 CD / Mark Custom Recording / 2004-01-01Works: Timothy Mahr: Hey!, for concert band; Jeffrey Brooks: Dreadnought for wind ensemble; Herbert Owen Reed: La Fiesta Mexicana; Steven Bryant: Bloom, for wind ensemble; Alchemy In Silent Spaces, for wind...
Performers: De Jong, Mark; Heath, Travis
Conductors: Berz, William
Ensemble: Rutgers Wind Ensemble
1 CD / Mark Custom Recording / 2004-01-01Works: Ingolf Dahl: Concerto for alto saxophone & wind ensemble; Max Bruch: Kol Nidrei, for cello & orchestra, Op. 47; HyeKyung Lee: Concertino for soprano saxophone & wind ensemble; John Williams: Schindle...
Performers: Pittel, Harvey
Conductors: Junkin, Jerry
Ensemble: The University of Texas Wind Ensemble
1 CD / Warner Classics / 2000-01-25Works: Georges Bizet: Symphony in C major; L' Arlésienne, incidental music for voices & orchestra
Performers: Kanga, Skaila [Harp]; Messiter, Christine; Nicklin, Celia; Stenhouse, John
Conductors: Marriner, Sir Neville
Ensemble: Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
1 CD / Sony Classical / 1999-05-25Works: Jeffrey Stock: Lulie the Iceberg, for narrarator, chorus & orchestra
Performers: Chorus; Frank, Pamela; Ma, Yo-Yo; Winter, Paul [Sax]
Conductors: Inouye, Derrick
Ensemble: Betty Baisch's Choral Associates
Personnel: Yo-Yo Ma (cello); Orchestra of St. Luke's (vocals, background vocals); Betty Baisch (vocals); Paul Winter (soprano saxophone, background vocals); Paul Winter Consort (soprano saxophone)....continue...
1 CD / Supraphon / 1999-01-01Works: Igor Stravinsky: L'histoire du soldat; Concertino for 12 instruments; Symphonies of Wind Instruments; Piano-rag-music; Rag-time for 11 instruments; Ebony Concerto
Performers: Krautgartner, Karel; Novotny, Jan
Conductors: Pesek, Libor; Krautgartner, Karel
Ensemble: Karel Krautgartner Orchestra; Prague Chamber Harmony
1 CD / Mark Custom Recording / 1998-07-03Works: Frank Ticheli: Blue Shades, for band; Cajun Folk Songs Vol. 1, for band; Postcard, for concert band or orchestra; Songs of Tagore, for soprano, piano & alto saxophone; Fortress, for band; Gaian Visio...
Performers: Douglas, Cynthia; Koga, Midori; Lulloff, Joseph
Conductors: Whitworth, John
1 CD / Arts / 1997-11-01Works: Paul Hindemith: Sonata for trumpet & piano; Sonata for trombone & piano; Sonata for English horn & piano; Sonata for saxophone (or alto horn or horn) & piano; Sonata for tuba & piano
Performers: Borgonovo, Pietro; Camaglia, Vincenzo; Damerini, Massimiliano [Piano]; Mondelci, Federico; Muto, Michele Lo
1 CD / Sony Classical / 1994-08-09Works: Maurice Ravel: Boléro; Pavane pour une infante défunte; Miroirs; Rapsodie espagnole; Le tombeau de Couperin; La valse; Pièce en forme de Habañera; Ma mère l'oye; Da...
Performers: Marsalis, Branford
Conductors: Thomas, Michael Tilson; Ormandy, Eugene; Maazel, Lorin; Boulez, Pierre; Mehta, Zubin; Litton, Andrew; Giulini, Carlo Maria
Ensemble: English Chamber Orchestra; London Symphony Orchestra; New York Philharmonic; ORTF National Orchestra; Philadelphia Orchestra; Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
1 CD / Sony Classical / 1994-08-09Works: Claude Debussy: Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune; Préludes, Book 1; Nocturnes (3) for Orchestra; Suite bergamasque; Children's Corner; Poèmes (7) de Banville; Ib...
Performers: Crossley, Paul [Piano]; Entremont, Philippe; Marsalis, Branford
Conductors: Thomas, Michael Tilson; Ormandy, Eugene; ; Boulez, Pierre; Litton, Andrew
Ensemble: Cleveland Orchestra; English Chamber Orchestra; Ensemble Wien-Berlin; London Symphony Orchestra; Philadelphia Orchestra
1 CD / Sony Classical / 1987-04-21Works: Philip Glass: In the Upper Room; Glasspieces, ballet for chamber ensemble (from "Glassworks" & "Akhnaten")
Performers: Abramowitz, John; Ajemian, Anahid; Allen, Sanford; Anderer, Joseph; Barab, Seymour; Barber, Julien; Brown, Al; Carlisle, Robert; Christensen, Don [Producer]; Colleta, Harold; Dunkel, Paul Lustig; Fuj...
Conductors: Riesman, Michael
Ensemble: Philip Glass Ensemble
Personnel: Philip Glass (keyboards); Jill Jaffe (violin, viola); Anahid Ajemian (violin, piano, synthesizer); Elliot Rosoff, Mayuki Fukuhara, Sanford Allen, Carol Pool (violin); Julien Barber, Maureen...continue...
1 CD / Sony Classical / 1987-01-01Works: Philip Glass: Songs from Liquid Days, songs (6) for voice & chamber ensemble
Performers: Dunkel, Paul Lustig; Fowler, Bruce; Gibson, Jon; Kripl, Jack; Peck, Richard; Pendarvis, Janice; Perry, Douglas; Riesman, Michael; Roches, The [Folk]; Ronstadt, Linda
Conductors: Riesman, Michael
Ensemble: Philip Glass Ensemble
Additional recording for this disc took place at The Complex, Los Angeles, California.
Songs From Liquid Days became Philip Glass' most popular and successful recording. The title holds the clu...continue...
1 CD / Sony Classical / 1987-01-01Works: Claude Debussy: L'isle joyeuse; Arabesques (2) for Piano; Gabriel Fauré: Pavane, Op. 50; Pelléas et Mélisande, Op. 80; Sergei Rachmaninov: Songs (14), Op. 34; Maurice Ravel: Pi&egrav...
Performers: Marsalis, Branford
Conductors: Litton, Andrew
Ensemble: English Chamber Orchestra; Tallis Chamber Choir