Liaisons: Re-Imagining Sondheim from the Piano - Sondheim songs arrangements by Reich, Marsalis, Turnage, Hersch, Bolcom, Muhly, Heggie et al. / Anthony de Mare, piano
3 CD / ECM / 2015-09-25Works: William Bolcom: A Little Night Fughetta, for piano (after Sondheim); Nico Muhly: Color and Light, for piano (after Sondheim); Steve Reich: Finishing the Hat, for 2 pianos (after Sondheim); David Rako...
Performers: de Mare, Anthony [Piano]
To hear composers take my work and take it seriously ... it's a thrill.
Recording information: American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York (2010-2014); Greenfield Hall of the Manhattan School of Music (2010-2014); Greenfield Recital Hall, Manhattan School of Music (201...continue...
1 CD / Camerata / 2010-04-13Works: Igor Stravinsky: L'histoire du soldat (The Soldier's Tale), for 3 actors, dancer & 7 instruments; Wynton Marsalis: Meeelaan, for bassoon & string quartet
Performers: Harris, Stefon [Vibraphone]; Kavafian, Ida [Violin]; Marsalis, Wynton; Shifrin, David; Taylor, David; Turkovic, Milan [Bassoon]
Meeelaan, a work for bassoon and string quartet, gets its name from Milan (Turkovic), the bassoonist who commissioned the work. Turkovic and Marsalis had collaborated...continue...