Langston Hughes: Ask Your Mama / The Roots; Janai Brugger, Nnenna Freelon, Angela Brown, MedUSA, San Francisco Ballet Orch.
2 CD / Avie Records / 2015-07-10Works: Laura Karpman: Ask Your Mama, multi-media poetry cycle
Performers: Brown, Angela [Soprano Vocal]; Brugger, Janai; Freelon, Nnenna; Medusa [Rap]; Roots, The
Conductors: Manahan, George
Ensemble: San Francisco Ballet Orchestra
Epic poetry set to powerful music, brought to life by a cast of legendary performers: Ask Your Mama is an original musical setting by four-time...continue...
Recording information: Skywalker Sound (2012-2014)....continue...
Echoes - Works by Roque Cordero, G. Frank, Dexter Morrill, Akin Euba et al. / Laura Kugherz, viola. Steven Heyman, piano.
1 CD / Centaur / 2012-01-01Works: Roque Cordero: Mensajes Breves (3), for viola & piano; Gabriela Lena Frank: Cinco Danzas de Chambi; Dexter Morrill: Dance Bagatelles, for viola & piano; José Luis Turina: Dos Duetos, for viola &...
Performers: Heyman, Steven; Klugherz, Laura
American Record Guide, November/December 2012
This is an enjoyable program of contemporary ideas, a bit held back by Klugherz's tendency to slither about intonation-wise. None of...continue...
Recording information: Setnor Hall, Syracuse University Syracuse, New York (06/08/2009-06/11/2009)....continue...