1 CD / Bridge / 2004-04-01Works: Michael Starobin: Joshua Variations; George Crumb: Mundus Canis; David Liptak: Forlane; Melinda Wagner: Arabesque for Guitar; Richard Wernick: Trochaic Trot; Gunther Schuller: Fantasy-Suite for Guita...
Performers: Crumb, George; Starobin, David
Conductors: Purvis, William
Ensemble: Speculum Musicae
1 CD / Arts / 2003-12-01Works: Paul Hindemith: Sonata for Cello Solo, Op. 25; George Crumb: Sonata for Cello solo; Luigi Dallapiccola: Ciaccona, Intermezzo e Adagio; Toshiro Mayuzumi: Bunraku, for solo cello; Henri Dutilleux: Stro...
Performers: Yang, Wen-Sinn
1 CD / Bridge / 2003-12-01Works: George Crumb: Unto the hills, for soprano, piano & percussion quartet; Black Angels (Images I), for electric string quartet
Performers: Crumb, Ann; Freeman, James; Orchestra 2001
Conductors: Freeman, James
"This excellent group gives the Kronos a run for their money, but the main event here is Ann Crumb's cycle, and that is what most...continue...
1 CD / First Edition / 2003-03-01Works: George Crumb: Variazioni; Echoes of Time and the River (Echoes II), for orchestra
Conductors: Gilbert, David; Mester, Jorge
Ensemble: Louisville Orchestra
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 / Furious Artisans / 2002-04-01Works: George Crumb: Makrokosmos Vol 1 for amplified Piano; Makrokosmos II, for amplified piano
Performers: Boatright, Jo; Crumb, George [Composer]; Hudicek, Laurie
1 CD / Bridge / 2001-12-01Works: George Crumb: Easter Dawning, for carillon; Celestial Mechanics (Makrokosmos IV), for amplified piano, 4 hands; A Haunted Landscape, for orchestra; Processional, for piano
Performers: Shannon, Robert
Conductors: Conlin, Thomas
Ensemble: Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra
1 CD / Phoenix Entertainment / 2001-05-23Works: George Crumb: Songs, Drones and Refrains of Death; Roger Sessions: Concertino for chamber orchestra
Performers: Weller, Lawrence
Conductors: Thorne, Joel; Shapey, Ralph
Ensemble: Contemporary Chamber Players University of Chicago; Philadelphia Composers' Forum
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 / Gallo / 1998-09-01Works: Giovanni Platti: Sonatas (6) for Flute and Basso Continuo, Op. 3; Giovanni Pergolesi: Concerto for Flute no 1 in G major; Alessandro Marcello: Concerto for Oboe in D minor; Henri Gagnebin: Pièce...
Performers: Privat, Corinne; Van Baalen, Brigitte
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 / BIS (Sweden) / 1995-09-14Works: Aaron Copland: Sonata for Piano; Paul Creston: Sonata for Saxophone & Piano, Op. 19; George Crumb: Pieces (5) for Piano; Elliott Carter: Pieces (8) for Timpani; John Cage: Second Construction, for 4 ...
Performers: Knardahl, Eva; Lindgren, Ingrid; Mortensen, Gert; Savijoki, Pekka; Siirala, Jussi
1 CD / Antes / 1995-07-17Works: Bohuslav Martinu: Trio for flute, cello & piano, H. 300; Ned Rorem: Trio for flute, cello & piano; George Crumb: Vox balaenae
1 CD / Centaur / 1995-02-12Works: Eugène Ysaÿe: Sonata for cello solo, Op. 28; George Crumb: Sonata for Cello solo; Zoltán Kodály: Sonata for solo cello, Op. 8
Performers: Epperson, Gordon
1 CD / BIS (Sweden) / 1994-09-22Works: Zoltán Kodály: Sonata for solo cello, Op. 8; George Crumb: Sonata for Cello solo; Paul Hindemith: Sonata for Cello Solo, Op. 25; Aulis Sallinen: Elegy for Sebastian Knight for cello solo, O...
Performers: Helmerson, Frans [Cello]
1 CD / Bridge / 1993-09-11Works: Charles Ives: Down East; Two Little Flowers; Tom Sails Away; The See'r, song for voice & piano, S. 344 (K. 6B49a); Songs my mother taught me; The Side-show; The White Gulls, song for voice & piano, S...
Performers: DeGaetani, Jan [Mezzo-soprano Vocal]; Kalish, Gilbert [Piano]
1 CD / Centaur / 1993-06-09Works: George Crumb: Pieces (5) for Piano; Makrokosmos Vol 1 for amplified Piano; Gnomic Variations, for piano
Performers: Jacob, Jeffrey
1 CD / New World / 1992-12-08Works: George Crumb: A Haunted Landscape, for orchestra; William Schuman: Colloquies (3), for horn & orchestra
Performers: Myers, Philip
Conductors: Weisberg, Arthur; Mehta, Zubin
Ensemble: New York Philharmonic
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 / 1992-10-28Works: George Crumb: A Little Suite for Christmas, AD 1979; Richard Wernick: Sonata for Piano "Reflections of a dark light"
Performers: Orkis, Lambert
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 / Mode Records / 1991-05-01Works: John Cage: Primitive, for string piano; In the Name of the Holocaust, for prepared piano; Alan Hovhaness: Orbit 2, for piano, Op. 102; Jhala, for piano, Op. 103; George Crumb: Pieces (5) for Piano; S...
Performers: Tan, Margaret Leng; Tan, Margaret Leng [Piano]
An interesting collection demonstrating the mutual effects of Asian and American aesthetics. Contains: first recordings of two John Cage pieces "Primitive" (1942) and "In The Name Of The Holocaust" (1...continue...
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