A Portrait of Augusta Read Thomas (b.1964): Hemke Concerto "Prisms of Light"; Absolue Ocean; Songs, et al. / Fred Hemke, saxophone; Tony Aronold, soprano
1 CD / Nimbus Records / 2014-11-01Works: Augusta Read Thomas: e.e. cummings Songs (2), for girls' chorus; Prisms of Light, concerto for alto saxophone & orchestra ("Hemke Concerto"); Prayer and Celebration, for chamber orchestra; Absolute O...
Performers: Arnold, Tony [Soprano Vocal]; Hemke, Frederick; Hoult, Jennifer; Hyun, Katie; Marica, Mihai
Conductors: Boughton, William; Brand, Tom; Rosenbaum, Rebecca; Rosenbaum, Harold
Ensemble: ; New Haven Symphony Orchestra
Bold, passionate, urgent - Augusta Read Thomas writes music that is wholly and completely alive. The first two volumes of this recording series focused on...continue...