1 CD / Delos / 2011-10-25Works: Alan Hovhaness: Prayer of St Gregory, Op. 62b; The rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam, Op. 282; Bagatelles (4) for string quartet, Op. 30; Symphony no 2 ("Mysterious Mountain"), Op. 132; Quartet for Strings no...
Performers: Butler, Charles; Schmidt, Diane
Conductors: Schwarz, Gerard; Brion, Keith
Ensemble: Ohio State University Concert Band; Seattle Symphony Orchestra
"My purpose is to create music not for snobs, but for all people; music which is beautiful & healing - to attempt what old Chinese...continue...
1 CD / Delos / 2005-01-01Works: Alan Hovhaness: Symphony no 29, for baritone horn (or trombone) & band, Op. 289 (arranged by Hovhaness); The rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam, Op. 282; Prayer of St Gregory, Op. 62b; Celestial Fantasy, Op. 4...
Performers: Butler, Charles; Lindberg, Christian; Plutz, Eric; Schmidt, Diane
Conductors: Brion, Keith; Schwarz, Gerard; Pearson, Donald
Ensemble: Ohio State University Concert Band; Seattle Symphony Orchestra; St. John's Episcopal Cathedral Choirs, Denver
Influenced deeply by poetry, nature and spirituality, Alan Hovhaness's music combines the beauty of the Pacific Northwest with the lyric mysticism of the Armenian and...continue...