1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2010-12-14Works: John Mackey: Strange Humors; Michael Daugherty: Raise the Roof; Brooklyn Bridge, for band; James Syler: The Hound of Heaven, for wind ensemble
Performers: Hurd, Maureen [Clarinet]; Quinlan, Todd
Conductors: Berz, William
The Rutgers Wind Ensemble here presents four engaging works rich with cross-cultural allusions by leading American composers. John Mackey’s aptly named Strange Humors merges African...continue...
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American Classics - Daugherty: Fire & Blood, Raise the Roof, etc / Ida Kavafian, Neeme Järvi, Detroit SO
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2009-08-25Works: Michael Daugherty: Fire and Blood, for violin & orchestra; MotorCity Triptych, for orchestra; Raise the Roof
Performers: Becker, Michael; Hawes, Randall; Jones, Brian; Kavafian, Ida [Violin]; Parcells, Ramon; Thompkins, Kenneth
Conductors: Järvi, Neeme
This recording celebrates three exciting works commissioned and premiered by the Detroit Symphony Orch. during Michael Daugherty's four years as composer in residence . Inspired...continue...
1 CD / Albany Records / 2008-05-01Works: Spoken Word: Steven Bryant discusses his work "Loose Id"; Huang Ruo discusses his work "Leaving Sao"; Samuel Adler discusses his work "The Fixed Desire"; Shulamit Ran discusses her work "Vessels of H...
Performers: Rodgers, Jane Schoonmaker; Ruo, Huang; Schupp, Roger
Conductors: Brown, Emily Freeman
Ensemble: Bowling Green Philharmonia
From the well-known (Ran, Adler, Daugherty) to the less well-known (Bryant, Ruo, Ross), this series continues to offer music of distinction and variety with comments...continue...
1 CD / Equilibrium / 2008-02-01Works: Michael Daugherty: Asclepius; Raise the Roof; Bells for Stokowski; Brooklyn Bridge, for band; Niagara Falls, for symphonic band
Performers: Dowell, Andre; Wayne, Michael
Conductors: Haithcock, Michael
Ensemble: University of Michigan Symphony Band
Michael Daugherty long ago established himself as one of the country’s leading composers, a musician who works in the classical field but who has no...continue...