1 CD / Navona / 2013-05-28Works: Nicholas Vines: The Butcher of Brisbane, carnival for solo saxophone(s) & chamber ensemble; Economy of Wax, for soprano, flute/piccolo, viola & harp; Torrid Nature Scene, a romp in seven parts for so...
Performers: Downes, Paula; Gattegno, Eliot; Huhn, Franziska; Lobo, Thea; Mosloff, Derek [Viola]; Pardee, Adrienne [Soprano Vocal]; Rosinski, Jessi
Conductors: Drury, Stephen
Ensemble: ; Callithumpian Consort
Lauded for his "crackling style" (NewMusicBox) and called "compellingly original" (Boston Phoenix) and "both humorous and unsettling" (WGBH), Vines presents "Torrid Nature Scenes" - a...continue...
Perceptions: Points of View for Small Ensemble - works by Kyle Peter Rotolo; Quinn Dizon, Amelia Kaplan, Jason Barabba et al.
1 CD / Navona / 2013-04-30Works: Kyle Peter Rotolo: Quartet for Strings no 1 "Macchiato"; Quinn Dizon: Awakening, for cello, violin, viola & piano; Amelia Kaplan: Insolence, for violin & piano; Kevin McCarter: Above the Clouds, for ...
Performers: Antonacos, Anastasia [Piano]; Helton, James; Hoener, Clayton; Kaplan, Aaron; Kothman, Mary; Lehmann, Robert [Violin]; Lowry, Ron; Shields, Hannah [Piano]; Sulski, Peter [Viola]
Ensemble: New England String Quartet; The Krechkovsky/Loucks Duo
Music represents a dialogue between composer and listener, channeled through performance and observation. Much like in spoken conversation, the works in PERCEPTIONS presents us with...continue...
Cross Connection: Selected Works of Henry Wolking & James Scott Balentine / Robert Walzel, clarinet; Eric Wolf Stomberg, bassoon
1 CD / Navona / 2013-03-26Works: Henry Wolking: Gone Playin', concerto for clarinet & orchestra; The Old Gypsy, for string quartet; James Scott Balentine: Dún Eideann Blogh, concerto for clarinet, bassoon & orchestra; Unspecifi...
Performers: Kopyt, Igor [Violin]; Muzik, Vit; Muzikova, Dominika; Pavlik, Marian; Stomberg, Eric; Walzel, Robert
Conductors: Vronsky, Petr
Ensemble: ; Moravian Philharmonic Orchestra
Cross Connection features the works of Wolking and Balentine. Both composers' works consider the meaning of life, love, and music, and the relationship between each....continue...
Recording information: Reduta Hall, Olomouc, Czech Republic....continue...
Moto Perpetuo: Moving Works for Cello by Andrew March, Greg Bartholomew, Alan Beeler, Bill Sherrill, Arthur Gottschalk et al. / Ovidiu Marinescu, cello
1 CD / Navona / 2013-03-26Works: Andrew March: Pieces (3) for cello; Greg Bartholomew: Beneath the Apple Tree, for cello & flute; Alan Beeler: Dance Suite, for violin & cello; One Good Turn Deserves Another, for cello; Variations on...
Performers: Ahlquist, Janet [Piano]; Ahramjian, Sylvia Davis [Violin]; Marinescu, Ovidiu; Muench, Charles J. [Double Bass]; Trolier, Kim; Wagner, Scott; Weiderhold, Dana
This recording is a collection of 10 moving works for cello by March, Bartholomew, Beeler, Sherrill, Gottschalk, and Ascioti. Cellist Ovidiu Marinescu demonstrates the instruments...continue...
1 CD / Navona / 2009-06-30Works: Örjan Sandred: Cracks and Corrosion; Amanzule Voices; The Thrid Perspective; Cracks and Corrosion 2; Whirl of Leaves; Unspecified: Untitled CD-ROM Track
Performers: Akerberg, Asa; Andersson, Niklas; Dautry, Heloise; Hoitenga, Camilla; Hooker, Yuri; Kierkegaard, Ingegerd; Lanniger, Erik; Moller, Daniel
Conductors: Ek, Hans
1 CD / Navona / 2009-04-28Works: Lewis Spratlan: In Memoriam, for 5 voices, chorus & orchestra; Streaming, quartet for piano & strings
Performers: Kim, David; Lam, Yvonne; Marca, Christian-Pierre La; Zou, Xiang
Conductors: Spratlan, Lewis
Ensemble: Valley Festival Orchestra
3 CD / EMI Classics / 2009-04-07Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Variations (5) on an original theme for piano, 4 hands in G major, K. 501; Robert Schumann: Sonata for Violin and Piano no 2 in D minor, Op. 121; Anton Arensky: Piano Quintet...
Performers: Argerich, Martha [Piano]; Capucon, Renaud; Debrus, Alexandre; Drobinsky, Marc; Giuffredi, Corrado; Godel, Vincent; Gurning, Alexander; Hall, Lucia; Hubert, Eduardo; Kovacevich, Stephen; Lechner, Kari...
Conductors: Pletnev, Mikhail
Ensemble: Swiss Italian Orchestra
For the seventh Lugano Festival, legendary pianist Martha Argerich continues her commitment to showcasing young new talent and exploring lesser-known composers and works. Joining Argerich...continue...
1 CD / Halle Records / 2008-11-11Works: Edward Elgar: Symphony no 1 in A flat major, Op. 55; In the South (Alassio), Concert Overture, Op. 50; In moonlight
Performers: Elder, Mark [Conductor]; Pooley, Tim; Rice, Christine
Conductors: Elder, Mark
Ensemble: Hallé Orchestra
The Halle Orchestra gave the world premiere of Elgar’s First Symphony in December 1908. Hans Richter, arguably the greatest musical figure of his age (and...continue...
1 CD / Harold Seletsky Publishing / 2008-06-01Works: Robert Schumann: ; Johannes Brahms:
Performers: Nisbet, Allen; Overweg, Elizabeth; Owen, Bruce; Reeks, John; Thiaville, Amy
"My intention is to increase the literature for clarinet from the classical period and enhance the original inspiration by transferring the piano part to a...continue...
1 CD / RCA Records / 2007-11-06Works: Julius Röntgen: Piano Quintet in A minor, Op. 100; Trio for clarinet, viola & piano in E flat major; Sonata for viola & piano in C minor; Sextet in G major
Performers: Berard, Marie; Dann, Steven; Epperson, Bryan; Hetherington, David; Louie, David; Raum, Erika; Tamir, Yosef; Valdepenas, Joaquin; Werner, Dianne
Ensemble: ARC Ensemble
1 CD / Warner Classics / 2007-07-24Works: Helen Jane Long: Porcelain, for ensemble; Release, for ensemble; Echo, for ensemble; Stars, for ensemble; Expression, for ensemble; Lost Wind, for ensemble; Doll, for ensemble; Out of It All, for ens...
Performers: Hill, Jonathan; Holland, Nick; Long, Helen Jane
Personnel: Helen Jane Long (guitar, cello, piano, double bass); Jonathan Hill (viola); Nick Holland (cello).
Recording information: BLE Music Studios....continue...
1 CD / Sony / 2000-06-06Works: Franz Schubert: "Trout" Quintet; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Eine Kleine Nachtmusik
Performers: Ax, Emanuel; Dalley, John; Levine, Julius; Soyer, David; Tree, Michael