1 CD / Equilibrium / 2012-09-11Works: Michael Colgrass: Three Brothers, for percussion ensemble; Percussion Music, for ensemble; Chamber Piece, for Percussion Quintet; Inventions on a Motive, for percussion ensemble; Variations for 4 dru...
Performers: Braun, Roger; Craig, Mark; Herron, Greg; Humphreys, Michelle; Robinson, N. Scott; Roulet, Patrick [Drums]; Sanza, Anthony di; Yanik, Megan [Viola]
Conductors: Roulet, Patrick [Drums]; Harrison, Mike
This disc of the percussion music of Michael Colgrass written between 1951 and 1957 includes conversations with the composer on each of the works....continue...
2 CD / GIA Publications / 2011-01-01Works: Michael Colgrass: Arctic Dreams, for winds; Mysterious Village, for percussion & orchestra; Déjà vu, for percussion quartet & orchestra; The Beethoven Machine; Raag Mala; Winds of Nagual; O...
Performers: Breaux, Troy; Hart, Shawn; Mullins, Kyle; Prosperie, Jeff; Sparrow, Rone; Stephan, Edward
Conductors: Corporon, Eugene; Ambrose, Robert
Ensemble: ; Georgia Southern University Symphonic Wind Ensembl; Great Lakes Saxophone Quartet; North Texas Wind Symphony
Michael Colgrass is arguably one of the most influential American musicians of the last 100 years. As a composer, author, and lecturer he has left...continue...
Recording information: University Of North Texas Winspear Performance Hall....continue...
1 CD / Centaur / 2009-05-01Works: George Walker: Sonata for viola & piano; Maurice Gardner: Sonata for solo viola ("Tricinium"); Suite for violin & viola; Michael Colgrass: Variations for 4 drums & viola
Performers: Brende, Heidi; Fuchs, Richard; Smith, Michael; White-Smith, Juliet
Violist Juliet White-Smith is an active soloist and chamber recitalist and has performed in the United States, Europe, and the Middle East to critical acclaim....continue...
1 CD / Crystal Records / 2005-10-18Works: Ralph Vaughan Williams: Suite for viola & small orchestra; Johann Sebastian Bach: Chromatic Fantasia and Fugue in D minor, BWV 903; Wilhelm Friedemann Bach: Sonata for viola & harpsichord in C minor ...
Performers: Epstein, Frank; Schotten, Yizhak; Terry, Carole
Conductors: Trevor, Kirk
1 CD / Mode Records / 2003-08-12Works: Michael Colgrass: Déjà vu, for percussion quartet & orchestra; Dream Dancer; Gunther Schuller: In Praise of Winds
Performers: Klymus, William; Means, Jeffrey; Radnofsky, Kenneth; Rubinshteyn, Timur; Victor, David
Conductors: Peltz, Charles
Ensemble: New England Conservatory Ensemble
Michael Colgrass and Gunther Schuller have led lives musically rich in varied influences - performing music of the 19th century tradition, embracing the 20th century...continue...
1 CD / Centrediscs / 1998-01-01Works: Michael Colgrass: Variations for 4 drums & viola; Jim Hiscott: Romantic Nights, for viola & percussion; Diana McIntosh: Nanuk, for viola & piano; Chris Paul Harman: Sonata for viola & piano
Performers: Clarke, Stephen; Golani, Rivka; Scott, Ryan
"...Rivka Golani's playing is superb: The most fiendish passages are played with a brilliance that rejects any notion of difficulty; the dexterity of her left...continue...
1 CD / New World / 1992-12-08Works: Michael Colgrass: Déjà vu, for percussion quartet & orchestra; Light Spirit; Jacob Druckman: Aureole for orchestra
Performers: Berg, Jacob; Dumm, Thomas; Holmes, Richard [Percussion]; Kasica, John; O'Donnell, Richard; Starobin, David [Guitar]; Stubbs, Thomas
Conductors: Slatkin, Leonard; Comet, Catherine
Ensemble: ; St. Louis Symphony Orchestra