Leo Kraft: Variations for Orchestra; Two Pieces for Orchestra; The Vision of Isaiah; For Those We Loved
1 CD / Centaur / 2013-02-26Works: Leo Kraft: Variations for orchestra; Pieces (2), for orchestra; For Those We Loved, for orchestra; The Vision of Isaiah, for chorus & orchestra
Conductors: Suben, Joel Eric
Ensemble: ; Slovak National Opera Chorus
American Record Guide, January/February 2013
Besides the lyrical 20-minute Variations of 1958, we have an Adagio and an Allegro deciso from 1963 in a more dissonant...continue...
Recording information: Olomouc, Czech Republic (07/19/2010-07/21/2010)....continue...
1 CD / Centaur / 2009-02-06Works: Leo Kraft: Sonnets (5) of William Shakespeare, for voice & piano; Inventions (3), for 2 alto flutes; Piano Fantasy; Fantasy no 1 for flute & piano; Transformations, for 8 instruments; Hebrew Songs (7...
Performers: Baron, Carol; Baron, Samuel; Bleeke, Mark; Finckel, Chris; Gosling, Stephen; Jolley, David; Kopperud, Jean; Levine, Elliot Z.; Lipsey, Michael; Macomber, Curtis; Martin, Lois; Oldfather, Christopher ...
Conductors: Suben, Joel Eric
Born in Brooklyn in 1922, Leo Kraft has filled his life and the lives of others with music through his prodigious career as composer, educator,...continue...
1 CD / Centaur / 2005-10-01Works: Leo Kraft: Concerto for Clarinet; Symphony in One Movement; Jacob Wrestles with the Angel; Pacific Bridges, for string orchestra & clarinet obbligato
Performers: Kaleta, Zbigniew; Salander, Roger
Conductors: Suben, Joel Eric; Kosek, Jerzy
Ensemble: Moravian Philharmonic Orchestra
1 CD / North/South / 2004-07-01Works: Leo Kraft: L'Unicorno, for French horn & string orchestra; Hilary Tann: Water's Edge, for string orchestra; Harold Schiffmann: Concertino for oboe & chamber orchestra; Mark Alburger: Symphony no 1 in...
Performers: Jolley, David; Meredith, William
Conductors: Lifchitz, Max
Ensemble: North/South Chamber Orchestra
1 CD / Albany Records / 2001-12-01Works: Leo Kraft: Pieces (6) for violin with piano obbligato; Line Drawings, for flute & percussion; The Garden of Memory; "cummingsong" for tenor & chamber ensemble; Chamber Symphony no 2 for 16 instruments
Performers: Bleeke, Mark; Butler, Marcia; Dunkel, Paul Lustig; Jolles, Renee; Kahn, Sue Ann; Lipsey, Michael; Martin, Lois; Oldfather, Christopher [Piano]; Wong, Deborah
Conductors: Hostetter, Paul; Rothman, George
"Kraft's music has never gone for the large gestures of the deliberately popular approach that might have given him popularity, yet it is highly enjoyable...continue...
1 CD / Albany Records / 2000-02-01Works: Leo Kraft: From the Hudson Valley, for flute, strings & harp; Godfrey Schroth: Spring in Bucks County, suite for flutes & piano; Arthur Foote: Nocturne and Scherzo for Flute and String Quartet "A Nig...
Performers: Brubaker, E. Scott; Jolles, Susan [Harp]; Levy, Ron; Swinchoski, Margaret
Conductors: Falletta, JoAnn
Ensemble: Hudson Strings
1 CD / Albany Records / 1995-09-01Works: Robert Muczynski: Sonata for flute & piano, Op 14; Aaron Copland: Duo, for flute (or violin) & piano; Meyer Kupferman: Chaconne Sonata for flute & piano; Joan Tower: Hexachords for flute solo; Leo Kr...
Performers: Martin, Joanne Pearce; Maurer, Laurel Ann
1 CD / Centaur / 1992-02-01Works: Allen Brings: Eclogue; Trio for Clarinet, Cello and Piano; Concert Piece; Inventions (3) after Bach; Leo Kraft: Episodes; O primavera; Inventions and Airs for Clarinet, Violin and Piano
Performers: Abt-Greenfield, Meryl; Charlston, Erik; Gallo, Paul; Hysong, Brian; Karis, Aleck; Roseman, Ronald; Stallman, Robert; Wyrick, Eric