Matthew H. Fields (b.1961): Double Cluster; Space Sciences / Gloria Chuang, piano; Moravian PO, Kucera
1 CD / Centaur / 2015-08-14Conductors: Kucera, Jan
Ensemble: Moravian Philharmonic Orchestra
Composer Matthew H. Fields allies himself with the broad banner of classical music. With each work he strives to push himself in new directions, incorporating...continue...
Michael Murray: Percipience - Four Song Cycles / Ann Moss, soprano; Andrew Childs, tenor; Chris Thompson, baritone; Moravian PO; Vronsky et al.
1 CD / Navona / 2015-04-14Conductors: Vronský, Petr
Ensemble: Moravian Philharmonic Orchestra
Gavin Borchert of the Seattle Weekly says, "What is most marvelous about these songs is the absolute naturalness of Murray's way of setting a text...continue...
1 CD / Navona / 2014-11-11Conductors: ; Vavrinek, Stanislav
Ensemble: Ankara Universtiy Soloists String Quartet; Moravian Philharmonic Orchestra
Letters To A Young Poet, composer Mark Zanter’s debut Navona release, presents recently commissioned chamber works for strings. The inspiration for the title track comes...continue...
Michael G. Cunningham (b.1937): Paragonia; TransActions; Piano Concerto; Trumpet Concerto / Robert Ian Winstin; Petr Vronsky
1 CD / Navona / 2014-11-11Conductors: Micka, Vit; Marinescu, Ovidiu
Ensemble: Kiev Philharmonic Orchestra; Moravian Philharmonic Orchestra; Russian Philharmonic Orchestra
On Paragonia, Michael G. Cunningham explores ways an orchestra can interact with itself on several levels. Counter Currents presents contrary phrases and themes simultaneously stated....continue...
The Real Beeler: Symphonic Music of Alan Beeler incl. Clarinet Concerto; Violin Concerto, Marimba Concertos 1 & 2; Symphonies Nos. 1 & 4 et al. / Richard Stoltzman, clarinet, Vit Muzik, violin
1 CD / Navona / 2014-10-14Works: Alan Beeler: Concerto for Clarinet; Marimba Concerto in Sixths; Concerto for Violin; Marimba Concerto da Chiesa; Symphony no 1; Symphony no 4; Mad Song After William Blake, for orchestra; Charles Ala...
Performers: Bilan, Ladislav; Muzik, Vit; Stoltzman, Richard [Clarinet]
Conductors: Trevor, Kirk; Vronsky, Petr; Valek, Vladimir; Válek, Vladimír
Ensemble: ; Czech Radio Symphony Orchestra; Moravian Philharmonic Chamber Players; Moravian Philharmonic Orchestra; Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
On his debut solo Navona Records release, The Real Beeler, prolific composer Alan Beeler presents his refined and distinguishable orchestral voice, exploring various harmonic and...continue...
Recording information: Bratislava, Slovakia (03/02/2011); Reduta Hall in Olomouc, Czech Republic (03/02/2011); Bratislava, Slovakia (03/03/2014); Reduta Hall in Olomouc, Czech Republic (03/03/2014); B...continue...
Darkness to Light: The Music of Jeffrey Jacob (b.1966) - Symphonies Nos. 1 & 3; String Quartet No. 2; Elegy, Adagietto Misterioso / Jeffrey Jacob, piano
1 CD / Navona / 2014-10-14Works: Jeffrey Jacob: Death and Transfiguration, for piano & orchestra; Quartet for Strings no 2; Elegy, for piano & orchestra; Adagietto Misterioso, for orchestra; Symphony no 1; Unspecified: [CD-ROM Track]
Performers: Jacob, Jeffrey
Conductors: Spalding, Daniel; ; Mitchell, Jon; Spiegelman, Joel; Shimada, Toshiyuki
Ensemble: Hradec Kralové Philharmonicd; London Symphony Orchestra; Moravian Philharmonic Orchestra; Moscow Symphony Orchestra; New England String Quartet
Composer and pianist Jeffrey Jacob depicts the experiences of struggle and pain, and of triumph and joy on his debut Navona Records release Darkness To...continue...
Recording information: Abbey Road Studios, Longon, England (03/11/2013); Futura Productions in Roslindale MA (03/11/2013); Philharmonic Hall in Prague, Czech Republic (03/11/2013); Reduta Hall in Olom...continue...
Luminescence: Works for Strings and Orchestra Brought to Light - Works by D. Kurtley, R. Burrell, R. Worthington, R. Bokhour, D. Burwasser & M, Schluger / Winston, Yaffe, Schwarz, Vronsky, conductors; Kiev Phil; Seattle SO; Warsaw NPO
1 CD / Navona / 2014-09-09Works: David Kirtley: Leaves Falling from the Holy Tree, for orchestra; Robert Burrell: Serenade for Strings; Rain Worthington: Within a Dance; Ray Bokhour: New York, 2013, for orchestra; Daniel Burwasser: ...
Conductors: Winstin, Robert Ian; Vronsky, Petr; Vavrínek, Stanislav; Schwarz, Gerard; Yaffe, John
Ensemble: ; Kiev Philharmonic; Moravian Philharmonic Orchestra; Seattle Symphony Orchestra; Warsaw National Philharmonic Orchestra
LUMINESCENCE brings to light six works for small and large orchestra, showcasing the inspired directions and composers of contemporary orchestral music. Marvin Schluger's Manhattan Suite...continue...