Arthur Levering (b.1953): Parallel Universe / Krista River, mz; Donald Berman & John McDonald, pianos
1 CD / New World / 2014-02-11Works: Arthur Levering: Furies, for chamber ensemble; Il Mare Dentro, for orchestra; Drinking Songs, for voice, 2 harps & 2 pianos; Partite sopra Ciaccona, for 2 pianos; Parallel Universe, for orchestra
Performers: Berman, Donald; Huhn, Franziska; McDonald, John [Composer]; River, Krista; Romano, Amanda [Harp]
Conductors: ; Rose, Gil; Wheeler, Scott
Ensemble: ; Boston Modern Orchestra Project; Sequitur
Arthur Levering (b. 1953) is a musical mosaicist, creating patterns within patterns whose meanings change with the perspective of the listener. Moments of piquant color...continue...
4 CD / Bridge / 2008-10-14Works: Robert Beaser: Four Dickinson Songs, for soprano & piano; Samuel Barber: In the Dark Pinewood; Beggar's Song; Of that so sweet imprisonment; Songs (3), Op. 10; Randall Thompson: Siciliano, for barito...
Performers: Ahlbeck, Laura; Akahoshi, Ole; Arnold, Tony [Soprano Vocal]; Bagg, Jonathan; Baker, James; Berman, Donald; Druckman, Daniel; Kavafian, Ida [Violin]; Leisenring, John; Lim, Sunghae Anna; Macomber, Cur...
Conductors: Milarsky, Jeffrey; Yoo, Scott; ; Hoose, David
Ensemble: ; Collage Music Ensemble; Curiously Strong Wind Quintet; Opus One Piano Quartet; Trio Solisti
This four-disc collection contains works by 37 composers who composed these pieces while in residence at the American Academy in Rome. The earliest work dates...continue...
1 CD / New World / 2008-03-01Works: Arthur Levering: Still Raining, Still Dreaming, for ensemble; Echoi, for violin & piano; Sppooo, for vibraphone & celeste; Tesserae, for viola & piano; Catena, for piano & chamber orchestra
Performers: Berman, Donald; Kitchen, Nicholas; McDonald, John; Nunoya, Fumito; Woolweaver, Scott
Conductors: Wheeler, Scott
Ensemble: Dinosaur Annex Ensemble; Dinosaur Annex Music Ensemble
"It's never trivial, but it's fun music, and it's fun to listen to... Any listener jaded by the grayness that can characterize late twentieth century...continue...