Above and Beyond - works for band by Creston, Schwarz, Grainger, Copland, Rands, Barber / 'The President's Own' U.S. Marine Band, Schwarz
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2014-03-25Works: Paul Creston: Symphony no 5, Op. 64; Aaron Copland: Emblems, for concert band; Gerard Schwarz: Above and Beyond, for band; Percy Grainger: Lincolnshire Posy; Bernard Rands: Ceremonial, for syphonic w...
Conductors: Schwarz, Gerard
Ensemble: ; The President's Own United States Marine Band
Few wind ensembles have earned such international acclaim as the United States Marine Band, virtuosos who here perform an excitingly varied programme directed by the...continue...
Recording information: The Music Center at Strathmore, Bethesda, Maryland, USA (03/12/2012)....continue...
14 CD / Warner Classics / 2014-01-28Works: Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina: Gaude, Barbara, motet for 5 voices (from Motets Book II for 5, 6, & 8 voices); Missa pro defunctis a 5; Salve Regina, motet for 5 voices (from Motets Book V); Pange ...
Performers: Alatorre, Eric; Alber, Matthew; Albinder, Frank; Antin, Jesse; Barnett, Steve [Choral Music]; Baum, Kevin; Biggs, Allen; Bischoff, John; Brenner, Eric S.; Fitch, Kenneth; Flunder, Yvette; Fortin, Oli...
Conductors: Jennings, Joseph; Stratta, Ettore; Albinder, Frank; Sempe, Skip
Ensemble: ; Capriccio Stravagante; Chanticleer; Chanticleer Sinfonia; Don Haas Trio; Handel & Haydn Society
1 CD / Bridge / 2013-12-10Works: Bernard Rands: Espressioni (3) for piano; Espressione 4, for 2 pianos; Memo 5, for piano; Preludes (12), for piano; Impromptu, for piano
Performers: Levin, Robert D. [American Pianist]; Oppens, Ursula [Piano]
Bernard Rands's (b. 1934) output for piano draws influences from varied sources, though it eschews the tendency of postmodernism to treat all music and all...continue...
Recording information: SUNY College at Purchase, Theaters A & C, Purchase, New (2013-03-23&2013-03-25&2013-)....continue...
1 CD / Albany Records / 2010-06-08Works: Bernard Rands: Prelude, for flute, viola & harp; ...sans voix parmi les voix..., for flute, viola & harp; Scherzi (5), for ensemble; Walcott Songs, for voice & cello; Now again, fragments from Sappho...
Performers: Felty, Janice; Fuller, Sara; Kraines, Thomas; Schultz, Edward; Tang, Burchard; Weir, Jennifer
Conductors: Krzywicki, Jan
Ensemble: Network for New Music
1 CD / Summit Records / 2006-10-10Works: Michael Praetorius: Terpsichore; William Byrd: Liber primus sacrarum cantionum; The March before the Battle, or, The Earl of Oxford's March, for keyboard, MB 93; Johann Sebastian Bach: Prelude and Fu...
Performers: Kingan, Michael; Wendzikowski, Andrew
Widely acclaimed as one of the world's finest brass ensembles, the Atlantic Brass Quintet has been heard in forty-eight of the United States and more...continue...
1 CD / New World / 2005-05-01Works: Aaron Copland: Inscape; Roger Sessions: Symphony no 8; George Perle: Transcendental Modulations; Bernard Rands: ...where the murmurs die..., for orchestra
Conductors: Botstein, Leon
Ensemble: American Symphony Orchestra
2 CD / Delos / 2005-01-01Works: William Walton: Henry V; Concerto for Cello; Sonata for Violin & Piano; Bernard Rands: Tre Canzoni senza Parole, for orchestra
Performers: Greenberg, Herbert; Kosower, Mark; Schein, Ann
Conductors: DePreist, James
Ensemble: Oregon Symphony Orchestra
Delos International continues its stellar musical partnership with Maestro Extraordinaire James DePreist and the Oregon Symphony, with this exciting New Release featuring the music of...continue...
3 CD / Warner Classics / 2004-06-22Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Concerto for Clarinet in A major, K 622; Verne Reynolds: Last Scenes for Solo Horn and Wind Ensemble; Concerto for piano & wind ensemble; Anthony Iannaccone: Sea Drift for ba...
Performers: Brown, Jazzbo; Cabell, Nicole; Combs, Larry; Kurau, Peter; Ozone, Makoto; Rosenkranz, Thomas; Snyder, Barry [Piano]; Spiotta, Daniel; Thompson, James
Conductors: Hunsberger, Donald
Ensemble: Eastman Wind Ensemble
1 Super Audio CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2003-09-30Works: Walter Piston: Quartet for Strings no 1; Leon Kirchner: Quartet for Strings no 2; Earl Kim: Poems (3) in French; Bernard Rands: Quartet for Strings no 2; Mario Davidovsky: Quartet for Strings no 5
Performers: Sheldon, Lucy
Ensemble: Mendelssohn String Quartet
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1 CD / Albany Records / 2002-04-01Works: David Heuser: David Heuser comments [on Cauldron] (Discussion); Cauldron, for orchestra; Donald Crockett: Donald Crockett comments [on Roethke Preludes] (Discussion); Roethke Preludes for orchestra; ...
Performers: Albert, Stephen J.; Crockett, Donald; Heuser, David; Rands, Bernard; Schempf, Kevin
Conductors: Brown, Emily Freeman
Ensemble: Bowling Green Philharmonia
1 CD / Albany Records / 2002-01-01Works: Jennifer Higdon: wissahickon poeTrees, for flute, clarinet, violin, viola, cello, piano & percussion; Bernard Rands: Concertino for Oboe and 7 instruments; Augusta Read Thomas: Passion Prayers, for c...
Performers: Kluksdahl, Scott; Woodhams, Richard
Conductors: Krzywicki, Jan
Ensemble: Network for New Music Ensemble
1 CD / Albany Records / 2001-07-01Works: John Adams: Postmark; Milton Babbitt: Accompanied Recitative for Soprano Saxophone and Piano; Karel Husa: Postcard from Home; Elegie et Rondeau; Pauline Oliveros: Mirrorrim; William Albright: Postcar...
Performers: Sampen, John; Shrude, Marilyn
1 CD / Albany Records / 1999-08-01Works: Bernard Rands: Ceremonial, for syphonic wind band; John Harbison: Olympic Dances, for band; William Kraft: Concerto for Four Solo Percussion & Wind Ensemble (transcribed from version for percussion &...
Ensemble: New England Conservatory Ensemble
1 CD / Warner Classics / 1999-05-18Works: Steven Stucky: Cradle Songs, for chorus; John Tavener: A Village Wedding, for chorus; Bernard Rands: Canti d'amor; Zhou Long: Words of the Sun, for chorus; Chen Yi: Tang Poems, 4 songs for male choru...
Performers: Baum, Kevin; Chanticleer; Lichtenauer, Michael; Wilder, Philip [Countertenor Vocal]
The versatile 12-voice male vocal ensemble Chanticleer sings eight distinctive works by contemporary composers. Five works included here were written specifically for Chanticleer, notably John...continue...
This recording received the 2000 Grammy Award for "Best Small Ensemble Performance (with or without Conductor)."
The American male vocal ensemble Chanticleer has, over the years since its found...continue...
2 CD / North/South / 1997-12-01Works: Timothy Kramer: Colors from a changing sky, for piano; Leslie Bassett: Elaborations, for piano; Robert Starer: The Ideal Self, for voice, flute & piano; Elizabeth Bell: Variations & interludes, for p...
Performers: Lifchitz, Max
1 CD / North/South / 1994-06-01Works: Bernard Rands: . . . in the Receding Mists, for flute, harp, violin, viola & cello; Aurelio de la Vega: Testimonial; Roque Cordero: Dodecaconcerto, for chamber ensemble; Bruce Stuart Saylor: See You ...
Performers: Beavon, Constance; Ketchum, Anne-Marie
Conductors: Lifchitz, Max
Ensemble: North/South Consonance
1 CD / Klavier / 1994-01-01Works: Igor Stravinsky: Circus Polka, for band ("for a young elephant"); Bernard Rands: Ceremonial, for syphonic wind band; Don Freund: Jug Blues & Fat Pickin'; Paul Hindemith: Symphony for Concert Band in ...
Conductors: Corporon, Eugene
Ensemble: Cincinnati Wind Symphony
1 CD / New World / 1993-10-01Works: Bernard Rands: Tambourin Suite no 1, for orchestra; Tambourin Suite no 2, for orchestra; Canti dell'Eclisse, for bass & chamber ensemble; Ceremonial 3, for orchestra
Performers: Paul, Thomas
Conductors: Muti, Riccardo; Schwarz, Gerard
Ensemble: Philadelphia Orchestra
1 CD / Neuma / 1993-07-01Works: Olly Wilson: A City Called Heaven; Peter Lieberson: Raising the Gaze, for 7 instruments; Bernard Rands: . . . in the Receding Mists, for flute, harp, violin, viola & cello; John Thow: All Hallows
Conductors: Pittman, Richard
Ensemble: Boston Musica Viva