Pro Arte Quartet: The American Premieres - Piano quintets and string quartets by Mays, Schoenfield, Bolcom, Harbison / Brian Hsu, piano
2 CD / Albany Records / 2013-12-10Works: Walter Mays: Quartet for Strings no 2 ("Dreaming Butterfly"); Paul Schoenfield: Rhapsodies (3), for piano quintet; William Bolcom: Piano Quintet no 2; John Harbison: Quartet for Strings no 5
Performers: Hsu, Brian [Piano]; Taylor, Christopher
Ensemble: Pro Arte Quartet
To celebrate their 100th anniversary, the Pro Arte Quartet commissioned works from four distinguished American composers (Walter Mays, Paul Schoenfield, William Bolcom and John Harbison),...continue...
Recording information: Mills Hall, University of Wisconsin-Madison (2011-12-21_2011-12-22&2012-)....continue...
1 CD / Klavier / 2006-01-01Works: Gustav Holst: Suite for Military Band no 1 in E flat major, Op. 28 no 1; Suite no 2 in F; Peter Mennin: Canzona; Howard Hanson: Dies natalis II; Václav Nelhybel: Symphonic Movement; Walter Mays:...
Conductors: Graham, Lowell E.
Ensemble: U.S. Air Force Band
1 CD / Mark Custom Recording / 2004-01-01Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Sonata for Cello and Piano no 3 in A major, Op. 69; Marcel Bitsch: Concertino for Bassoon and Piano; Walter Mays: Rhapsody for Bassoon and Piano; André Previn: Sonata for B...
Performers: Carroll, Constance; Delony, Willis; Ludwig, William
1 CD / Albany Records / 2003-05-01Works: Roger Sessions: Quintet for 2 violins, 2 violas & cello; Samuel Rhodes: Quintet for 2 violins, 2 violas & cello; Walter Mays: Quartet for Strings in G minor
Performers: Rhodes, Samuel [Viola]
Ensemble: Pro Arte String Quartet
"The Pro Arte play all of this very demanding music with perfect sympathy and superb musicanship, and Albany's sound is ideal. Anyone who cares about...continue...
1 CD / Klavier / 1998-01-01Works: Nancy Galbraith: Danza de los Duendes, for wind orchestra; Walter Mays: Dreamcatcher; Leslie Bassett: Lullaby for Kirsten, for band; Joseph Schwantner: From a Dark Millenium; Will Lamartine Thompson:...
Performers: North Texas Wind Symphony
Conductors: Corporon, Eugene
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