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...
1 CD / Navona / 2014-11-11Conductors: ; Vavrinek, Stanislav
Ensemble: Ankara Universtiy Soloists String Quartet; Moravian Philharmonic Orchestra
Letters To A Young Poet, composer Mark Zanterís debut Navona release, presents recently commissioned chamber works for strings. The inspiration for the title track comes...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 / 2014-10-14Conductors: Trevor, Krik; Vronsky, Petr; ; Valek, Vladimir
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...
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 / 2014-10-14Conductors: 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...
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 / 2014-09-09Conductors: Wilson, Robert Ian ; Vronsky, Petr; Vavrinek, Stanislav; Schwarz, Gerard ; Yaffé, 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...
Sarah Wallin Huff: Soul of the Machine; Courage Triptych; Gypsy Wanderer; Counterpoint Invariable; Adore / Petr Vronsky
1 CD / Navona / 2014-08-12Works: Sarah Wallin Huff: Courage Triptych, for 2 violins, piano, saxophone & string orchestra; Gypsy Wanderer, for violin & piano; Anima Mechanicae; Counterpoint Invariable, for 3 violins; Adoré, fo...
Performers: Kaucka, Lucie; Latal, Jakub [Violin]; Muzik, Vit; Okrusko, Julia; Rojahn, Karolina; Szlachta, Klaudia [Violin]; Wozniakiewicz, Maria [Violin]
Conductors: Vronsky, Petr;
Ensemble: ; Moravian Philharmonic Orchestra; Moravian Strings; New England String Quartet
As in a Philip K. Dick or Isaac Asimov novel, composer Sarah Wallin Huff's music on SOUL OF THE MACHINE, her debut solo release on...continue...
Polarities: Exploring the Contemporary Expanse - works by Mathew Fuerst, Katherine Saxon, Chi-hin Leung, Alex Freeman
1 CD / Navona / 2014-03-25Works: Mathew Fuerst: Symphony; Katherine Saxon: East of the Sun, West of the Moon, for flute, viola & piano; Vox dilecti mei, for soprano, flute, clarinet & cello; Chi-Hin Leung: Afterimage; Alex Freeman: ...
Performers: Eguchim, Leo [Cello]; Halloran, Jan [Clarinet]; Hennessy, Lisa; Kin, Setzo [Gaohu]; Kohl, Amanda [Soprano Vocal]; Li, Jing; Lizak, Jessica; Norsworthy, Michael; Rojahn, Karolina; Schulz, Robert; Suls...
Conductors: Vronsky, Petr; Lizak, Jessica; ; Hok-Cheun, Sit
Ensemble: Hong Kong Cantabile Winds; Moravian Philharmonic Orchestra; New Century Voices
The works on Polarities express the emotions, feelings, and scenes associated with opposites. Debut US release for Hong Kong based composer Chi-hin Leung 'Mathew Fuerst...continue...
1 CD / Navona / 2014-03-25Works: Michael G. Cunningham: Concerto for Violin Op. 166; Dialogue for orchestra & wind trio, Op. 11a; Diaphony for orchestra & wind trio, Op. 229; Wakefield Autumn, for orchestra, Op. 151; Kaleidoscope, f...
Performers: Lebr, Ondrey [Violin]
Conductors: Trevor, Kirk; Micka, Vit
Ensemble: ; Moravian Philharmonic Orchestra; Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Michael Cunningham's Sonic Flight showcases six of his works for orchestra. Mr. Cunningham has written nearly 250 compositions, spanning virtually every medium....continue...