Jacques Hétu (1938-2010): Complete Chamber Works for Strings - String Quartets Nos. 1 & 2; Sérenade; Sextet / Timothy Hutchins, flute
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2014-10-14Works: Jacques Hétu: Quartet for Strings no 1, Op. 19; Quartet for Strings no 2, Op. 50; Scherzo for string quartet, Op. 54; Adagio & Rondo, for string quartet, Op. 3/1a; Sérénade, for flute ...
Performers: Carr, Colin; Dann, Steven; Hutchins, Timothy
Ensemble: New Orford String Quartet
Highly respected as an educator, Jacques Hétu was also one of the most frequently performed of all contemporary Canadian composers. His earlier hallmarks of polytonality...continue...
Recording information: Multimedia Music Room, Schulich School of Music, McGill (05/06/2012-05/09/2012)....continue...
Stephen Paulus (b.1949): Three Places of Englightenment; Veil of Tears; Grand Concerto for Organ and Orchestra / Nathan Laube, organ
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2014-10-14Works: Stephen Paulus: Concerto for Violin & orchestra; To Be Certain of the Dawn, for String Orchestra; Grand Concerto, for organ & orchestra
Performers: Iwasaki, Jun; LaMarchina, Anthony; Laube, Nathan J.; Reinker, Daniel; Wann Bailey, Carolyn
Conductors: Guerrero, Giancarlo
Ensemble: ; Nashville Symphony
Describing himself as 'a composer who can satisfy all kinds', Stephen Paulus possesses a remarkable versatility and gift for the dramatic. Concertos for string quartet...continue...
Recording information: Laura Turner Hall, Schermerhorn Symphony Center, Nashvi....continue...