1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2004-08-01Works: Paul Schoenfield: Concerto for Viola; Motets (4) for chorus; The Merchant and the Pauper, opera
Performers: Kent, Mark; Larson, Jennifer [Soprano Vocals]; Lee, Richard; Meerdink, Christopher; Moss, Gary; Oliphant, Tyler; Schwendener, Paul; Vernon, Robert; Wang, Pei Yi
Conductors: Levi, Yoel; Itai, Avner; Kiesler, Kenneth
These World Premiere Recordings include the 'Concerto for Viola & Orchestra', the hauntingly beautiful 'Four Motets', and scenes from the mystical opera 'The Merchant and...continue...
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2004-06-01Works: Hugo Weisgall: T'kiatot; Psalm of the Distant Dove, for voice & piano; Choral Etudes (4) for a capella chorus; A Garden Eastward, cantata for high voice & orchestra
Performers: Bryn-Julson, Phyllis [Soprano Vocal]; Martinez, Ana Maria; Okerlund, Kristen; Ovitsky, Steven A.; Schwendener, Paul
Conductors: Schwarz, Gerard; Itai, Avner; Mester, Jorge
Ensemble: BBC Singers; Orquesta Simfonica de Barcelona i Nacion Catalunya; Seattle Symphony Orchestra
"Here there is no Holocaust-invoking dramatic work and hardly any settings of traditional music. There is, however, in the 'Choral Etudes' a set lovely and...continue...