1 CD / New Amsterdam / 2015-10-30Works: Ted Hearne: The Source, oratorio for 5 vocalists & 7 instruments
Performers: Chudzik, Greg; Coloff, Leah; Hearne, Ted; Hughes, Mellissa; Koci, Nathan; Lanzilotti, Anne; Levine, Taylor; Mounts, Samia; Orlando, Courtney; Robinson, Isaiah [Vocals]; Wiltrout, Ron; Woody, Jonathan
Ted Hearne, composer, singer, and bandleader, wrote this modern day oratorio for seven musicans and four singers. 'The Source" tells the life and story of...continue...
Recording information: Avatar Studios, Manhattan; System Two Studios, Brooklyn, NY....continue...
1 CD / New Amsterdam / 2010-10-26Works: Sarah Kirkland Snider: Penelope, song cycle for voice & chamber orchestra
Performers: Chudzik, Greg; Mackey, Steve; McMurray, Grey; Poor, Ted; Worden, Shara
Conductors: Lubman, Bradley
Personnel: Michael Hammond (programming).
Recording information: Clinton Recording Studios....continue...
1 CD / New Amsterdam / 2010-08-31Works: Ted Hearne: Katrina Ballads, oratorio for 5 voices & 11 instruments
Performers: Coletti, Chris; Fischer, Abby; Hanlon, David [Piano]; Kathman, Kelli; Koci, Nathan; Levine, Taylor; MacAdam-Somer, Batya; Mack, Eileen; Medine, David; Redhage, Jody; Saebo, Kristoffer; Wiltrout, Ron
Conductors: Hearne, Ted
Recording information: Avatar Studios, New York, NY (03/10/2008-03/12/2008).
Down Beat (p.62) - 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "Hearne creates a sonic narrative that taps into the fear, ...continue...
2 CD / New Amsterdam / 2010-05-25Works: Corey Dargel: Thirteen Near-Death Experiences, for voice, drums & ensemble; Removable Parts, for voice, piano & synthesizer
Performers: Dargel, Corey; Little, David T.; Supové, Kathleen
Ensemble: International Contemporary Ensemble
Someone Will Take Care of Me features two of Dargel's most celebrated song cycles: Removable Parts, which recounts various twisted stories of voluntary amputations, and...continue...
New York composer/songwriter Corey Dargel's double album Someone Will Take Care of Me includes two song cycles, Thirteen Near-Death Experiences and Removable Parts, which deal respectively with hypoch...continue...
1 CD / New Amsterdam / 2009-10-27Works: Matthew McBane: In the Backyard, for violin, cello, bass, piano & drums; Magnet, for violin, cello, bass, piano & drums; No Response, for violin, cello, bass, piano & drums; Imagining Winter, for vio...
Performers: Build; Cassedy, Mike; Gold, Adam [Drums]; Lee, Andre; McBane, Matthew
Build presents their eponymous debut EP, blending the sounds of violin, cello, piano, bass, and drums into a beautiful and edgy mix that "straddles the...continue...
Personnel: Andrea Rojas Lee (cello); Adam Gold (drums).
Recording information: Godel String Studios, Brooklyn, NY....continue...