New Music with Guitar, Vol. 8 - works by Starobin, Lansky, Ruders, Crumb / David Starobin, Mari Yoshinaga, Patrick Mason, Daniel Druckman
1 CD / Bridge / 2013-08-13Works: David Starobin: Variations on a theme by Carl Nielsen, for guitar; Paul Lansky: Partita for guitar; Poul Ruders: Pages (6) for guitar; George Crumb: The Ghosts of Alhambra (Spanish Songbook no 1), fo...
Performers: Druckman, Daniel; Mason, Patrick [Baritone Vocal]; Starobin, David [Guitar]; Yoshinaga, Mari [Percussion]
David Starobin continues his award-winning New Music with Guitar series after a six year hiatus. Volume 8 includes two solo works and two chamber pieces...continue...
1 CD / Bridge / 2011-01-11Works: George Crumb: The Ghosts of Alhambra (Spanish Songbook no 1), for baritone, guitar & percussion; Voices from a Forgotten World (American Songbook no 5), for solo female voice, male voices, amplifi
Performers: Druckman, Daniel; Eyck, Jamie Van; Mason, Patrick [Baritone Vocal]; Starobin, David [Guitar]
Conductors: Freeman, James
Ensemble: Orchestra 2001
This exciting disc presents the first recordings of two new George Crumb song cycles. With The Ghosts of Alhambra, George Crumb returns once again to...continue...
2 CD / Bridge / 2007-02-01Works: George Crumb: The River of Life, song cycle for voice, percussion quartet & amplified piano (American Songbook 1); Unto the Hills, song cycle for voice, percussion quartet & amplified piano (American...
Performers: Barone, Marcantonio; Crumb, Ann [Soprano Vocals]; Jones, Susan; Kerrigan, William; Miller, Kenneth; Nelson, Angela Zator; Nelson, David
Conductors: Freeman, James
"Bridge already recorded Unto the Hills, actually the third part of Crumb's epic American Songbook tetralogy, but later decided to rearrange a couple of the...continue...
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2006-12-12Works: George Crumb: Vox balaenae; Federico's Little Songs for Children, for soprano, flute/piccolo/alto flute/bass flute & harp; An Idyll for the Misbegotten (Images III), for amplified flute & 3 percussio...
Performers: Aitken, Robert [Flute]; Dunn, Teri; Goodman, Erica [Harp]; Hetherington, David; Imajishi, Fujiko; Sacks, Richard; Scott, Ryan; Swan, David; Tureski, Trevor; Valdepenas, Joaquin
Ensemble: New Music Concerts Ensemble
George Crumb's reputation as a composer of hauntingly beautiful scores has made him one of the most frequently performed composers today. He has won numerous...continue...
1 CD / Mode Records / 2006-10-03Works: George Crumb: Music for a Summer Evening (Makrokosmos III), for 2 amplified pianos & 2 percussionists; Black Angels (Images I), for electric string quartet
Performers: Cladera, Andres; Lorenz, Nena; Manriquez, Luz; Morales, Walter; Passaris, Michael; Shope, Mark; Spurgeon, Brian
Conductors: Izquierdo, Juan Pablo
Ensemble: Carnegie Mellon University Philharmonic Orchestra; Latinoamericano String Quartet
This CD combines two classic Crumb compositions of the 1970s expertly performed by members of The Carnegie Mellon Philhar-monic under the direction of conductor Juan...continue...
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2006-06-20Works: George Crumb: Songs, Drones and Refrains of Death; Quest, for guitar, soprano sax, harp, bass & 2 percussionists
Performers: Achberger, Hans-Peter; Aichhorn, Silke; Dagenhardt, Peter; Erb, Carmen; Isherwood, Nicholas; Obieta, Francisco; Read, Hugo; Swete, Alexander
Conductors: Kent, Fuat
Ensemble: Art Nouveau Ensemble
George Crumb's reputation as a composer of hauntingly beautiful scores has made him one of the most frequently performed composers today. 'Songs, Drones, and Refrains...continue...
1 CD / Bridge / 2005-08-01Works: George Crumb: Ancient Voices of Children, for mezzo- & boy soprano, oboe, mandolin, harp, amplified & toy piano &; Eine Kleine Mitternachtmusik (A Little Midnight Music) Ruminations on 'Round Midnigh...
Performers: Arnold, Tony [Soprano Vocal]; Bress, Courtney Hershey; Colson, David; Cooper, Kathryn Dupuy; Foster, Mark; Grace, Susan; Hill, William; Kinzie, John; Rudich, Rachel; Starobin, David [Guitar]; Stucken...
Conductors: Colson, David
1 CD / Bridge / 2003-02-01Works: George Crumb: Echoes of Time and the River (Echoes II), for orchestra; Gnomic Variations, for piano; Nocturnes (4) (Night Music II), for violin & piano; Lux Aeterna, for 5 masked musicians; Pastoral ...
Performers: D'Agostino, Gregory; DeGaetani, Jan [Mezzo-Soprano Vocal]; Freeman, James; Fulkerson, Gregory; Hopkins, Matthew; Morgan, Carole; Shannon, Robert; Steele, Glenn
Conductors: Conlin, Thomas; Wernick, Richard
Ensemble: Penn Contemporary Players; Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra
1 CD / Bridge / 2001-04-24Works: George Crumb: Zeitgeist (Tableau Vivant), for 2 amplified pianos; Music for a Summer Evening (Makrokosmos III), for 2 amplified pianos & 2 percussionists
Performers: Colson, David; Grace, Susan; Kinzie, John; Rybak, Alice
1 CD / Bridge / 1999-11-16Works: George Crumb: Star-Child, for soprano, antiphonal children's voices, male speaking choir, bell ringers & large orc; Mundus Canis (A Dog's World), for guitar & percussion; Early Songs (3), for voice &...
Performers: Alessi, Joseph [Trombone]; Crumb, Ann [Soprano Vocals]; Crumb, George [Composer]; Narucki, Susan; Starobin, David [Guitar]
Conductors: Conlin, Thomas
1 CD / Bridge / 1997-01-21Works: George Crumb: Quest, for guitar, soprano sax, harp, bass & 2 percussionists; Poul Ruders: Psalmodies (Guitar Concerto no 1), for guitar and 9 instruments; John Anthony Lennon: Zingari
Performers: Bartlett, Eric; Charlston, Erik; Druckman, Daniel; Gallagher, Maureen; Hudson, Benjamin; Lindquist, Karen; MacCourt, Donald; Neidich, Charles; Palma, Donald [Double Bass]; Purvis, William [Horn]; Rud...
Conductors: Purvis, William [Horn]; Palma, Donald; Milnes, David
Ensemble: Southern Methodist University Meadows Symphony; Speculum Musicae
1 CD / Bridge / 1996-11-19Works: George Crumb: Night Music I, for soprano, piano/celeste & 2 percussionists; Quest, for guitar, soprano sax, harp, bass & 2 percussionists; Federico's Little Songs for Children, for soprano, flute/pic...
Performers: Baker, James; Charlston, Erik; Druckman, Daniel; Lindquist, Karen; Narucki, Susan; Oldfather, Christopher [Piano]; Palma, Donald [Double Bass]; Palma-Nidel, Susan; Shames, Stacey; Sinta, Donald; Star...
Conductors: Purvis, William [Horn]
Ensemble: Speculum Musicae
"...Quest, from 1994, sustains [Crumb's] very high level of invention, with its distinctive exploration of timbral effects. Vivid, often percussive sounds and darting, restless lines...continue...
1 CD / New World / 1992-12-08Works: George Crumb: An Idyll for the Misbegotten (Images III), for amplified flute & 3 percussionists; Vox balaenae; Madrigals, for soprano & chamber ensemble, Books 1-4
Performers: DeGaetani, Jan [Mezzo-Soprano Vocal]; Freeman, James; Gemmell, James; Gottlieb, Gordon; Herman, Benjamin; Hopkins, Matthew; Insull, Bonnie; Mueller, Zizi; Paysen, Stephen; Sherry, Fred [Cello]; Thome...
Conductors: Wernick, Richard
Ensemble: University of Pennsylvania Chamber Players
1 CD / Bridge / 1991-11-01Works: George Crumb: Songs, Drones and Refrains of Death; A Little Suite for Christmas, AD 1979; Apparition
Performers: Charlston, Erik; DeGaetani, Jan; Druckman, Daniel; Kalish, Gilbert; Karis, Aleck; Orkis, Lambert; Palma, Donald; Starobin, David; Sylvan, Sanford
Ensemble: Speculum Musicae
1 CD / BIS (Sweden) / 1985-01-01Works: George Crumb: Madrigals, Book 1; Music for a Summer Evening "Makrokosmos Vol 3"; Madrigals, Book 2; Madrigals, Book 3; Madrigals, Book 4
Performers: Asikainen, Seppo; Bergström, Ulf; Dahlman, Barbro; Kuisma, Rainer; Lännerholm, Åsa; Lindgren, Ingrid; Mühle, Anne-Marie; Röjder, Robert
Ensemble: Musica Varia