1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2011-06-28Works: David Schiff: Infernal, for orchestra (after Stravinsky's Firebird Suite, 1919 version); Bright Sheng: Black Swan, for orchestra (after Brahms' "Intermezzo, Op. 118/2"); David Frederick Stock: Plenty...
Conductors: Schwarz, Gerard
Ensemble: Seattle Symphony
"The concept of Echoes was to select well-known short works - five to ten minutes in length - and to transform them for our present...continue...
Recording information: S. Mark Taper Foundation Auditorium, Benaroya Hall, Sea....continue...
2 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2007-05-29Works: David Schiff: Gimpel the Fool
Performers: Besley, Megan; Fortunato, D'Anna; Glenn, Thomas; Hunt, Bryan; Mercurio, Alissa; Oliphant, Tyler; Rideout, Vale; Schiff, Judith Blanc; Walsh, Kevin; Zeller, Richard
Conductors: Kiesler, Kenneth
Ensemble: Third Angle New Music Ensemble
Gimpel the Fool is a setting of the story by Polish-born American Yiddish writer Isaac Bashevis Singer (1904-1991). In the words of the composer, also...continue...
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2006-11-21Works: David Schiff: Gimpel the Fool; Elie Siegmeister: The Lady of the Lake; Hugo Weisgall: Esther
Performers: Besley, Megan; DeLoach, Marcus; Gallant, Michael; Gondek, Juliana; Mcpherson, Robert; Mercurio, Alissa; Meyer, Carol; Moss, Gary; Phan, Nicholas
Conductors: Kiesler, Kenneth; Schwarz, Gerard
Ensemble: Seattle Symphony Orchestra; University of Michigan Opera Chorus; University of Michigan Opera Orchestra
Two of the 20th century's most esteemed Jewish literary figures are represented among these operas: Bernard Malamud, whose Jewish stories are an acknowledged part of...continue...
1 CD / Delos / 1991-01-01Works: Dmitry Shostakovich: Symphony no 1 in F minor, Op. 10; David Schiff: Divertimento from Gimpel the Fool, for clarinet, violin, cello & piano; Deems Taylor: Through the Looking Glass, for orchestra, No...
Performers: Auger, Arleen [Soprano Vocal]; Baldwin, Dalton; Bennett, Richard Rodney [Composer]; Browning, John [Piano]; Cardenes, Andres; Crozier, Catharine; Golabek, Mona; Gordon, David [Classical Tenor Vocal];...
Conductors: DePreist, James; Schwarz, Gerard; Wagner, Roger
Ensemble: ; Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra; Seattle Symphony Orchestra
1 CD / Delos / 1989-01-01Works: David Schiff: Scenes From Adolescence, for flute, clarinet, violin, cello & piano; Suite From Sacred Service, for soprano & chamber ensemble; Divertimento from Gimpel the Fool, for clarinet, violin, ...
Performers: Schiff, Judith Blanc
Ensemble: Chamber Music Northwest