1 CD / CRI / 2002-06-02Works: Barbara White: The Minds Fear, the Heart's Delight, for ensemble; When the Smoke Clears, for clarinet, violin & marimba; Third Rule of Thumb, for percussion quartet; No-man's land, for solo clarinet;...
Performers: White, Barbara
Ensemble: New York Music Ensemble
1 CD / CRI / 2002-01-10Works: Eleanor Cory: Visions; Play within a Play; Of Mere Being; Interviews; Bouquet
Performers: Bernard, Giles; Blount, William; Cassara, Frank; Cobb, Kevin; Finckel, Chris; Fitzgerald, Daire; Gosling, Stephen; Kampmeier, Margaret; Kopperud, Jean; Krause, Joan Peterson; Purvis, William; Quan, L...
Conductors: ; Rosenbaum, Harold; Milarsky, Jeffrey
Ensemble: New York New Music Ensemble; New York Virtuoso Singers; Orchestra of St. Luke's Chamber Ensemble
"Eleanor Cory is beginning to be recognized as a mojor force in comtemporary music. This is a little surprising, since she doesn't conform to any...continue...
1 CD / CRI / 2001-07-01Works: Karl Korte: Matrix; Fantasy for Violin and Piano; New Zealand Songs (5); Symmetrics; Epigrams (11)
Performers: Baron, Samuel; Clark, Joe; DesRoches, Raymond; Froelich, Ralph; Glazer, David; Hamme, Albert; Harris, Steve; Korte, Elizabeth; Oldfather, Christopher; Peskanov, Mark; Radek, Bruce; Regni, Albert; Ros...
Conductors: ; Frock, George
Ensemble: New York Woodwind Quintet; Texas Tech University Percussion Quartet
1 CD / CRI / 2001-04-24Works: Robert X. Rodriguez: Les niais amoureux, for violin, clarinet, cello & piano; Mario Lavista: Quotations, for cello & piano; Madrigal, for clarinet; Roberto Sierra: Trio tropical, for violin, cello & ...
Performers: Adkins, Christopher; Boatright, Harvey; Boatright, Jo; Borok, Emanuel; Dupuy, Virginia; Howard, Rogene; Madriguera, Enric; Mashburn, Deborah; Powell, Ross; Schleuning, Maria
Conductors: Rives-Jones, James
Ensemble: Voices of Change
"...'Voces American' is a beautiful disc. Every piece has magical moments..." -American Record Guide "...Most engaging. Jo Boatright and her seven-strong ensemble have much to...continue...
1 CD / CRI / 2000-08-22Works: P Q. Phan: Banana Trumpet Games, for organ; Beyond the Mountains, for clarinet, violin, cello & piano; Rough-Trax, for alto saxophone & oboe; Unexpected Desire, for violin, cello & piano; My Language...
Performers: Altino, Leonardo G.; Ambrose-King, Nancy; Bostwick, Stacey; Decker, Pamela; Dumm, Bryan; Fetz, Teun; Fung, Molly; King, Nancy Ambrose; Kurasz, Richard; Manchester, Joshua; Mihai, Julieta L.; Richards...
Conductors: Brooks, William; ; Moersch, William
Ensemble: ; Samaris Piano Trio; University of Illinois Percussion Ensemble
Saigon-born P. Q. Phan is one of a burgeoning generation of Asian-American composers to emerge in the 1990s. While essentially academic in stance, Phan's work consistently reexamines the contrast betw...continue...
1 CD / CRI / 1999-01-19Works: Seymour Shifrin: Pieces (3), for orchestra; Quartet for Strings no 4; Serenade for oboe, clarinet, horn, viola & piano
Performers: Kaplan, Melvin; Loft, Abram; Lynch, Ynez; Russo, Charles; Sopkin, George; Sorkin, Leonard; Wingreen, Harriet; Zaslav, Bernard
Conductors: Monod, Jacques;
Ensemble: Fine Arts Quartet; London Sinfonietta
"Each of the performances rivals its competition. It is true that there is a general air of restraint about all the interpretations - the tone...continue...
1 CD / CRI / 1998-03-17Works: Miriam Gideon: The Hound of Heaven; Spirit above the Dust; Wing'd Hour; Sonnets from Shakespeare; Rhymes from the Hill; Nocturnes; The Resounding Lyre
Performers: Bartlett, Eric; Bloom, Arthur [clarinet]; Bonazzi, Elaine; Cassolas, Constantine; Cohen, Isidore; DeGaetani, Jan; Des Roches, Raymond; Emelianoff, André; Glick, Jacob; Goldstein, Lauren; Gottl...
Conductors: Jahoda, Fritz; Weisberg, Arthur; Black, Robert; Gilbert, David; DeMain, John
Ensemble: ; Contemporary Chamber Ensemble; Da Capo Chamber Players; PRISM Orchestra; Speculum Musicae
1 CD / CRI / 1998-02-17Works: Howard Boatwright: Sonata for clarinet & piano; Pieces (12) for Solo violin; Quartet for Strings no 2
Performers: Boatwright, Howard; Dexter, John; Glyde, Judith; Lewis, Eric [Violin]; Lewis, Roy; Snyder, Barry [Piano]; Webster, Michael [Clarinet]
Ensemble: Manhattan String Quartet
1 CD / CRI / 1998-02-01Works: Morris Rosenzweig: Roman Passacaglias; Angels, Emeralds and the Towers; On the Wings of Wind; Dialogues in Three Parts; Quartet for Strings
Performers: Cardon, Karen; Dobson, Thomas; Eckstein, John; Elias, Gerald; Evans, Joseph [violin]; Grant, Cameron; Hinckley, Jaren; Johnson, Matthew [producer]; Kiesewetter, Erica; Larson, Jennifer; Lewis, Scott;...
Conductors: ; Rosenzweig, Morris
Ensemble: Abramyan String Quartet; Canyonlands Ensemble; Leonardo Trio
1 CD / CRI / 1997-09-16Works: William Mayer: Country Fair, for 2 trumpets & trombone; Dream's End; Khartoum, for soprano & brass; Quintet for brass; Miniatures, for soprano & brass; Two News Items, for soprano & ensemble; Essay f...
Performers: Heinrich, Robert; Howard, Peter; Hudson, David [Tenor Vocal]; James, Layton; Nagel, Messers; New York Brass and Woodwind Ensemble; Paradise, Timothy J.; Price, Patricia; Rees, Rosalind; Rowe, Catheri...
Conductors: ; McGlaughlin, William; Weisberg, Arthur; Balaban, Emanuel; Smith, Gregg
Ensemble: ; Ensemble; Iowa Brass Quintet; New York Brass and Woodwind Ensemble; Robert Nagel Brass Trio; St. Paul Chamber Orchestra members
1 CD / CRI / 1997-08-19Works: Will Ogdon: Pieces (3), for piano; Songs (3), for baritone & piano; Kechwa Songs (2), for voice & piano; Trifles (3), for cello & piano; By the Isar, for soprano, flute & double bass; Small trios (6)...
Performers: Barrett, Susan; Farrell, Peter; Fonville, John; Gref, Warren; Harkins, Edwin; Humble, Keith; John Charles Francois [Percussion/Piano]; Karis, Aleck; Larson, Philip; Negyesy, Janos; Nykter, Paivikki; ...
Ensemble: Eolus Quintet; SONOR Ensemble of USCD
"...Ogdon's language - as befits his training - is highly chromatic (though not harsh) and pretty consistent through his career...Movements are clean-lined and concise -...continue...
1 CD / CRI / 1997-07-01Works: Phillip Rhodes: Visions of Remembrance; Museum Pieces; Autumn Settings; Divertimento for Small Orchestra
Performers: Bryn-Julson, Phyllis; Drucker, Eugene; Graham, John; Helguera, Guillermo; Kling, Paul; Livingston, James; Manz, Lorraine; McHugh, Peter; Reed, Daniel; Schneider, Virginia; Sherry, Fred; Wilson, Carol
Conductors: Wells, William; ; Davies, Dennis Russell
Ensemble: Carleton Comtemporary Ensemble; Louisville String Quartet; Speculum Musicae String Quartet; St. Paul Chamber Orchestra
"...it appears that all we have to judge the composer by is the disc at hand...There are two vocal and two instrumental works in this...continue...
1 CD / CRI / 1997-07-01Works: Brian Fennelly: A Sprig of Andromeda; Empirical Rag; Tesserae II; Evanscences; Quintet for Winds
Performers: Benjamin, Barry; Blustine, Allen; Harbison, Helen; Kirkbride, Jerry; Kraber, Karl; Kuskin, Charles; Lester, Joel; Sherry, Fred; Spencer, Patricia; Taylor, Jane
Conductors: Suben, Joel Eric; Murray, Edward;
Ensemble: Da Capo Chamber Players; Dorian Wind Quintet; Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra, Bratislava
"...Although [A Sprig of Andromeda is] scored for conventional modern orchestral forces, this brilliantly colored, chirping score recalls Messiaen's Turangalila Symphony, in total denial of...continue...
1 CD / CRI / 1997-03-01Works: Harvey Sollberger: Chamber Variations for 12 players & conductor; Divertimentos for flute, cello & piano; Riding the Wind I for flute & chamber ensemble; Angel and Stone
Performers: Blustine, Allen; Harbison, Helen; Karis, Aleck; Lester, Joel; Sherry, Fred [Cello]; Sollberger, Harvey; Spencer, Patricia; Tower, Joan; Wuorinen, Charles
Conductors: Schuller, Gunther; Sollberger, Harvey
Ensemble: Columbia University Group for Contemporary Music; Da Capo Chamber Players; Group for Contemporary Music
1 CD / CRI / 1997-02-18Works: Marc-Antonio Consoli: Varie azioni; Vuci siculani; Di. Ver. Ti. Mento; Saxolodie; Memorie Pie
Performers: Cohen, Paul [saxophone]; Esaki, Katsuko; Ewing, Maryhelen; Fisher, George; Goldberg, Daryl; Grabois, Daniel; Klock, Lynn; Lamneck, Esther; Leisner, David; Levy, Valerie; Martin, Barbara Ann; Moe, Eri...
Conductors: Consoli, Marc-Antonio; Clark, Richard Auldon
1 CD / CRI / 1994-08-23Works: Frederic Goossen: Clausulae for violin & piano; Sonata for clarinet & piano; Temple music
Performers: Bridges, Scott; Hood, Patricia Perez
Ensemble: Steinerius Duo
1 CD / CRI / 1994-04-20Works: Wayne Peterson: Sextet for flute/alto flute, clarinet/bass clarinet, percussion, harp, violin & cello; Martin Brody: Voices, for violin solo; Moments Musicaux, for piano & electronics; Apparitions, f...
Performers: Diaz, Andres [Cello]; Evans, David; Fine, Burton; Fisk, Charles; Hancock, Peter; Hodgkinson, Randall; Levy, Amnon; Smirnoff, Joel
Conductors: Le Roux, Jean-Louis
Ensemble: San Francisco Contemporary Music Players
1 CD / CRI / 1991-11-01Works: Shulamit Ran: Concerto da camera II for Clarinet, String Quartet and Piano; Hyperbolae for piano; Apprehensions for voice, clarinet & piano; Private game
Performers: Emelianoff, Andre; Feinberg, Alan [Piano]; Flax, Laura; Gilmore, Edward; Nicosia, Judith; Stokman, Abraham
Conductors: Colnot, Cliff
Ensemble: University of Chicago Contemporary Chamber Players
1 CD / CRI / 1991-10-01Works: Dennis Riley: Apparations for flute, viola & harp; Hugh Aitken: Cantata no 7 "Soledades"; Rosa de Fuego for piano; David Evan Thomas: Many Happy Returns for clarinet, violin & piano; Stanley Wolfe: C...
Performers: Allen, Barbara; Gallagher, Maureen; Garrett, Margo; Gubrud, Irene; Hoff, Denise; Kaufman, Mindy; Tauchi, Byron; Voth, Allison; Walsh, Diane
Conductors: Feeman, Paul
1 CD / CRI /Works: Walter Winslow: Concertati Veneziani, for 4 violins, viola & cello; A Voice from Elysium, for voice & ensemble; Mirror of Diana, for clarinet; Paripari (6), Tahitian Dristric Songs, for voice & piano
Performers: Bruce, Diane; Forbes, Charles; Kopperud, Jean; Macomber, Curtis; Martin, Lois; Quan, Linda; Rosenfeld, Jayn; Vas, Meg Bachman; Wilson, Nancy [Violin]; Winslow, Walter; Zaki, Mark
Personnel: Curtis Macomber, Mark Zaki, Nancy Wilson (violin); Lois Martin (viola); Jayn Rosenfeld (flute); Wesley Paul Hofretiter (piano).
Recording information: Purchase College Conservatory ...continue...