Ross Bauer (b.1951): 'Heartstrings'; The Near Beyond; Tribute; Piano Quartet / Sarah Pelletier, soprano; Lois Shapiro, piano
1 CD / Albany Records / 2013-12-10Works: Ross Bauer: Heartstrings, for flute, violin, viola & cello; The Waters Wrecked the Sky, for soprano & piano; The Near Beyond, for clarinet, violin, viola & cello; Tribute, for cello & piano; Piano Qu...
Performers: Fonteneau, Jean-Michel; Pelletier, Sara [Soprano Vocal]; Shapiro, Lois; Zivian, Eric
Conductors: Feder, Guy;
Ensemble: Empyrean Ensemble; Metiar Ensemble
Ross Bauer's music is intensely lyrical, powerfully dramatic, harmonically rich and variegated, beautifully proportioned, rhythmically agile and dynamic, vibrantly hued, and emotionally and expressive...continue...
1 CD / Ravello / 2010-10-26Works: Igor Stravinsky: Tango; David Smooke: Requests, for piano; Ralph Shapey: Tango Variations on a Cantus, for piano; David Rakowski: Zipper Tango (Tango étude on grace notes), for piano; Conlon Nan...
Performers: Briggs, Amy
Recording information: American Academy Of Arts And Letters, New York, NY (05/25/2005-05/26/2005).
Except for the Stravinsky Tango at the beginning and pianist Amy Briggs' transcription of Asto...continue...
1 CD / Albany Records / 2010-04-13Works: Martin Matalon: Trame 1, for oboe & chamber orchestra; Steven Burke: Over A Moving Landscape, for bass clarinet & chamber orchestra; Ross Bauer: Thin Ice, for cello & ensemble
Performers: Leclair, Jacqueline; Lowenstern, Michael
Conductors: Hostetter, Paul
The three concertos on this recording are representative of a contemporary renaissance in concerto writing. The challenge for composers is how to tackle the range...continue...
1 CD / Albany Records / 2007-04-01Works: Ross Bauer: Eskimo Songs, for voice, flute, cello & piano; Stone Soup, for winds, violin, cello & piano; Motion, for piano trio; Ritual Fragments, for voice, winds, strings, piano & percussion; Tribu...
Performers: Friedland, Peggy; Gordon, Joshua [Cello]; Keyes, Bayla; Oldfather, Christopher [Piano]; Rider, Rhonda; Schadeberg, Christine; Shapiro, Lois
Conductors: Bauer, Ross; Milarsky, Jeffrey; ; Chang, Yu-Hui
Ensemble: ; Empyrean Ensemble; New York New Music Ensemble; Triple Helix Piano Trio
"Anyone who wonders about the value and validity of modernist music should hear this outstanding album. These superbly crafted works demand much from the performers,...continue...
1 CD / New World / 1999-03-01Works: Daniel Welcher: Tsunami, for cello, percussion & piano; Judith Shatin: 1492; Marjorie Merryman: Bending the Light; Ross Bauer: Tributaries, for cello, piano & percussion; Peter Lieuwen: Nocturne, for...
Performers: Hinton, Hugh; Mark, Andrew; Parola, Michael
Ensemble: Core Ensemble
Chamber music is the most personal of genres. The six works presented here, five trios and one duet with amplification, speak their unique musical truths...continue...
1 CD / Centaur / 1998-07-12Works: Pablo Ortiz: Trazos en el Polvo; Vida Furtiva; Andrew Frank: Range of Light; Quartet for Piano no 2 "Autumn Rhythm"; Ross Bauer: Octet
Conductors: Bauer, Ross
Ensemble: Empyrean Ensemble