Jazz-Tinged': Joseph Lulloff plays Charles Ruggiero / Joseph Lullof, saxophone; Michael Kroth, bassoon; Deborah Moriarty, Jun Okada, pianos; Musique 21; Jiménez
1 CD / Blue Griffin / 2014-09-09Works: Charles Ruggiero: Night Songs and Flights of Fancy, for alto sax & piano; Boppish Blue Tinged, for alto sax & chamber ensemble; Chobim, for soprano sax, bassoon & piano
Performers: Kroth, Michael; Lulloff, Joseph; Moriarty, Deborah; Okada, Jun
Conductors: Jiménez, Raphael; Jimenez, Raphael
Ensemble: Ensemble 21 (Florida); Musique 21
The ongoing artistic association of saxophonist Joseph Lulloff and composer Charles Ruggiero began more than 30 years ago and has resulted in 11 compositions whose...continue...
Recording information: Blue Griffin Studio, Lansing, Michigan; Molly Grove Chapel, First Presbyterian Church, Lansing,....continue...
1 CD / ABC Classics / 2014-09-02Works: Andrew Robson: The First Tune (after Thomas Tallis), for 2 saxophones, trombone & double bass; The Second Tune (after Thomas Tallis), for 2 saxophones, trombone & double bass; The Third Tune (after T...
Performers: Elphick, Steve; Evans, Sandy; Greening, James; Robson, Andrew
In the spirit of jan garbarek's bestselling officium with the hilliard ensemble, comes andrew robson's 'bearing the bell: the hymns of thomas tallis'. Hear robson,...continue...
Personnel: Andrew Robson (soprano saxophone, alto saxophone); Sandy Evans (soprano saxophone, tenor saxophone); James Greening (pocket trumpet, trombone); Steve Elphick (double bass).
Eventide - Choral works for reflection, peace and comfort by Bruckner, Jenkins, Britten, Mealor, Tallis, Whitacre plus contemporary & traditional works / Voces8
1 CD / Decca / 2014-06-24Performers: Forshaw, Christian; Meijer, Lavinia; Sharp, Matthew
Voces8 make an extraordinary debut on Decca with Eventide. Eight young singers forming one perfect sound add a contemporary edge in stunning original arrangements from...continue...
1 CD / ABC Classics / 2014-06-10Works: Nigel Westlake: High Tension Wires, for string quartet; Ross Edwards: Chorale & Ecstatic Dance, for orchestra; Paul Stanhope: PhoSpherics, for string quartet; Matthew Hindson: Technologic 135, for st...
Performers: Ma, Jun Yi; Smith, Margery
Ensemble: Elektra String Quartet
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Fuzzy (b.1939): Chimes of Memory / Jeanette Balland, saxophone; Grethe Krogh, organ; Tine Rehling, harp
1 CD / Dacapo / 2014-06-10Works: Fuzzy: Notre Dame Trilogy, for organ; B-Movies, for harp & electronics; Chimes of Memory, for electronics; Tre tilbageblik, for saxophone & electronics; Stjerner over Kobenhavns Forbrændingsanst...
Performers: Asmussen, Signe; Balland, Jeanette; Fuzzy (Jens Wilhelm Pedersen); Krogh, Grethe; Rehling, Tine
"Chimes of Memory" is a diverse collection of works by the Danish composer and musician Jens Wilhelm Pedersen, a.k.a. Fuzzy (b. 1939). In the title...continue...
Chamber music of John Allemeier: Deep Water - The Murder Ballads / Erinn Frechette, flute; Jenny Topilow, violin, Mira Frisch, cello, Michael Hackett, trumpet
1 CD / Albany Records / 2014-05-13Works: John Allemeier: Poor Ellen, for strings; Pieces of Silver, for chamber ensemble; Deep Water (Omie Wise), for chamber ensemble
Performers: Christian, Scott; Frechette, Erinn; Frisch, Mira; Giles, Kari; Hackett, Michael; Manceaux, Reese; Sadak, John; Swanson, Kristen; Topilow, Jenny; Urbanek, Emily Jarrell
Conductors: ; Smith, Shawn
Ensemble: ; Madison Park String Quartet
The three pieces on this compact disc are the results of a collaborative effort between composer John Allemeier and dancer/choreographer E.E. Balcos, who together created...continue...
Recording information: Acoustic Barn Studios, Charlotte, North Carolina....continue...
Max Reger: The 100th Psalm; David Timm (b.1969): Jazz Mass / Reiko Brockelt, saxophone; Matthias Eichhorn, bass; Clemens Lucke, organ
1 CD / Querstand / 2014-05-13Works: Max Reger: Psalm 100, for chorus, orchestra & organ, Op. 106; David Timm: Jazzmesse, for chorus, saxophone, double bass, drums & organ
Performers: Beilschmidt, Daniel [Organ]; Brockelt, Reiko [Saxophone]; Lucke, Clemens [Organ]; Neufeld, Stan [Drums]
Conductors: Biller, Georg Christoph; Timm, David
Ensemble: Leipzig Universtiy Choir; St. Thomas Boys' Choir
This CD unifies two very different but extraordinary works, both related to the history of music practice at Leipzig University. David Timm, the University's music...continue...
1 CD / Nonesuch / 2014-05-06Works: John Adams: City Noir, symphony for orchestra; Saxophone Concerto
Performers: McAllister, Timothy
Conductors: Robertson, David
Recording information: Powell Hall, St. Louis, MO....continue...
Glazunov: Concertos for Violin; Cello; Saxophone / Viktor Tretiakov, violin; Mstislav Rostropovich, cello; Lev Mikhailov, saxophone
1 CD / Melodiya / 2014-04-29Works: Alexander Glazunov: Concerto for Violin in A minor, Op. 82; Concerto ballata for cello & orchestra in C major, Op. 108; Concerto for Alto Saxophone in E flat major, Op. 109
Performers: Mikhailov, Lev [Saxophone]; Rostropovich, Mstislav; Tretiakov, Viktor [Violin/Condutor]
Conductors: Fedoseyev, Vladimir; Svetlanov, Evgeny; Korneyev, Alexander
Ensemble: Moscow Radio Symphony Orchestra Soloists Ensemble; Moscow Symphony Radio Orchestra; USSR State Academic Symphony Orchestra
Firma Melodiya presents an album of concert works by the outstanding Russian composer Alexander Glazunov."... An incredibly wide scope, power, inspiration, lightness of mighty moods,...continue...
Recording information: Moscow....continue...