1 CD / CD Baby Independants / 2011-09-20Works: Johann Sebastian Bach: Goldberg Variations, BWV 988; French Suite V, BWV 816; Fred Lerdahl: Chasing Goldberg, for piano; Jennifer Higdon: The Gilmore Variation, for piano; Bright Sheng: Variation Fug...
Performers: Downes, Lara [Piano]
Recording information: Patrych Sound Studios, The Bronx, NY (06/15/2011-06/16/2011).
13 Ways of Looking at the Goldberg, its title riffing not only on Bach's Goldberg Variations, BWV 988, but a...continue...
2 CD / Bridge / 2011-06-14Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Songs (3) (Goethe) for voice & piano, Op. 83; Abendlied unterm gestirnten Himmel, WoO 150; Francis Poulenc: Chansons Villagioises; A sa guitare; C'est ainsi que tu es ("Ta chair...
Performers: DeGaetani, Jan [Mezzo-Soprano Vocal]; Kalish, Gilbert [Piano]
To many observers, no artist has ever replaced the great mezzo-soprano, Jan DeGaetani, as an interpreter of contemporary song. Writing of her, New York Times...continue...
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2008-08-26Works: Stanley Walden: Maquettes, for 2 pianos; Sh'mah, duo for violin & cello; Similes, miniatures (5) for piano; Trio for horn, violin & piano
Performers: Chuang, Ya-Fei; Kretz, Julia-Maria; Krug, Bernhard; Levin, Robert D. [American Pianist]; Maintz, Jens Peter
Ensemble: Spectrum Concerts Berlin
A native of Brooklyn, New York, the composer, clarinetist, conductor, actor, film director and educator Stanley Walden has written orchestral, chamber and solo works, as...continue...
1 CD / Albany Records / 1998-02-01Works: Bruce MacCombie: Leaden Echo, Golden Echo; Sydney Hodkinson: Alte Liebeslider, Book 4; Stanley Walden: Some Changes, songs (7) to texts of June Jordan, for voice & clarinet with amplified feedback
Performers: Bado, Richard; Beck, John [Rock]; DeGaetani, Jan [Mezzo-Soprano Vocal]; Fleming, Renée; Hasty, Stanley; Spillman, Robert; Sylvester, Robert; West, Philip
Conductors: Hodkinson, Sydney
This album could be a sleeper, especially because of the presence of Reneee Fleming in what has to be one of her earliest recordings, if...continue...