1 CD / Albany Records / 2008-12-09Works: Robert Ward: Quintet for oboe & string quartet; Raleigh Divertimento; Bath County Rhapsody, for piano & string quartet; Arioso & Tarantelle for cello & piano; Symphony no 1
Performers: Bagg, Jonathan; Hawkins, Jane; Robinson, Joseph
Conductors: ; Balter, Alan
Ensemble: Ciompi Quartet; Czech Nonet; Czech Philharmonic Chamber Ensemble
Highlighting this recording is Ward's First Symphony, written in 1942 when he was a graduate student in composition and conducting at Juilliard. This was his...continue...
1 CD / Albany Records / 2007-06-01Works: Robert Ward: Symphony no 3; Dialogue, triple concerto for violin, cello, piano & orchestra; Symphony no 6; A Western Set (from the opera Lady Kate), for orchestra
Performers: Kim, Yeesun; Kitchen, Nicholas; Liu, Meng-Chieh
Conductors: Buketoff, Igor; Muti, Lorenzo; Balter, Alan
Ensemble: Czech Philharmonic Chamber Orchestra; Iceland Symphony Orchestra; Triangle Chamber Orchestra
A recipient of the Pulitzer Prize in 1962 for the opera The Crucible (TROY025-26), Robert Ward is one of the last of a great generation...continue...
1 CD / MSR Classics / 2005-07-01Works: Mary Howe: Viennese Waltz, for voice & piano; O Mistress Mine, for voice & piano; The Lake Isle of Innisfree, for voice & piano; Chanson Souvenir, for voice & piano; Soit, for voice & piano; Berceuse...
Performers: Garrett, Margo; McClain, Sandra
1 CD / Centaur / 2003-09-30Works: Keith Gates: Sonata for Piano, Clarinet, Trumpet and Percussion; Frank Stemper: So it goes; Arthur R. Frackenpohl: Woodwork; Stanley Friedman: The Bitter and the Sweet; Robert Ward: Bayou Rhapsody; D...
Performers: Sahlmann, Fred; Scott, Dave; Scott, Jan Fillmore; Walton, Dave
1 CD / Albany Records / 2002-03-01Works: Robert Ward: Roman Fever, opera
Conductors: Gilbert, David
Ensemble: Manhattan School of Music Opera Orchestra
1 CD / Albany Records / 2001-08-01Works: Kenneth Frazelle: The Appalachian Songbook, for voice & piano; Return, for voice & piano; Charles G. Vardell, Jr.: July midnight, for voice & piano; Tristram in the Woods, for voice & piano; Song of ...
Performers: Brewer, Robert; Taylor, Marilyn
1 CD / Albany Records / 1999-06-01Works: Robert Ward: Echoes of America, trio for clarinet, cello & piano; Appalachian Ditties and Dances for violin & piano; Raleigh Divertimento; Lamentation for piano; Scherzo for piano; Dialogue, triple c...
Performers: Larsen, Erik
Ensemble: Aspen Wind Quintet
1 CD / Summit Records / 1999-03-23Works: Robert Ward: Raleigh Divertimento; Billy Childs: A Day in the Forest of Dreams; Lee Hoiby: Diversions for Wind Quintet; David Sampson: Short Stories
Performers: Childs, Billy
Ensemble: Dorian Wind Quintet
1 CD / Albany Records / 1996-10-01Works: Robert Ward: Sonata for violin & piano no 1; Arioso & Tarantelle for cello & piano; Sonata for violin & piano no 2; Serenade for Mallarmé, for flute, viola, cello & piano
Performers: Bagg, Jonathan; Epperson, Anne; Garrett, Margo; Hawkins, Jane; Kitchen, Joseph; Kitchen, Nicholas; Manoogian, Vartan; Raimi, Frederic; Ward, Mark; Wilson, Anna
1 CD / Albany Records / 1996-02-01Works: Aaron Copland: Movement, for string quartet; Pieces (2), for string quartet; Robert Ward: Quartet for Strings no 1; Stephen Jaffe: First Quartet
1 CD / Gasparo / 1996-01-01Works: Robert Ward: Earth Shall Be Fair, for chorus; When Christ Rode Into Jerusalem; In His Last Days Jesus Came To Jerusalem; Images of God; Concord Hymn; Sweet Freedom's Song, cantata for bass, narrator,...
Performers: Binkley, Carolyn; Ford, Linda; McWhirter, Leslie; Montgomery, Mark
Conductors: Kelly, Sherry Hill
Ensemble: Belmont Chorale
1 CD / Albany Records / 1995-10-01Works: Timothy Hoekman: Margarets, songs (2) for voice & piano; Stephen Jaffe: Fort Juniper Songs; Penka Kouneva: Aeon, song cycle; Lee Hoiby: Bermudas, a Song of Praise; Robert Ward: Lady Kate, opera (revi...
Performers: Anderson, Brother James; Arnett, Sylvia; Bagg, Jonathan; Budrow, Marilyn; Cirba, Anita; Deane, Christopher; Dimsdale, Allison; Dimsdale, Todd; Eckerson, Katherine; Emerson, Paul; Emerson, Randolyn; F...
1 CD / New World / 1995-09-01Works: Ned Rorem: Mourning Scene from Samuel; Robert Ward: He Who Gets Slapped "Pantaloon"; Lee Hoiby: Summer and Smoke; Theodore Chanler: Peacock Pie; Norman Dello Joio: The Listeners; Robert Evett: Billy ...
Performers: Baldwin, Dalton; Blackwell, Virgil; Emelianoff, Andre; Hill, Janet Lyman; Huckaby, William; Hudson, Benjamin; Parker, William [Classical]; Zeavin, Carol
Ensemble: Columbia String Quartet
1 CD / Albany Records / 1995-08-18Works: Robert Ward: Jubilation Overture for orchestra; Symphony no 4; Concerto for saxophone & orchestra; Sonic Structure for orchestra
Performers: Houlik, James
Conductors: Zimmermann, Gerhardt
Ensemble: North Carolina Symphony Orchestra
1 CD / Albany Records / 1994-10-01Works: Robert Ward: Concerto for Violin and orchestra; Scarlet Letter, ballet
Performers: Johnson, Sarah
Conductors: Perret, Peter
Ensemble: Winston Salem Piedmont Triad Symphony Orchestra
1 CD / Albany Records / 1994-04-01Works: Robert Ward: Concertino for strings; Walter Ross: Concerto for Piano ("Mosaics"); Hunter Johnson: Letter to the World, Suite for orchestra; Richard J. Rendleman: Concertino for tenor saxophone & orch...
Performers: Houlik, James; Mitchell, Marjorie
Conductors: Muti, Lorenzo
Ensemble: St. Stephen's Chamber Orchestra
2 CD / Albany Records / 1990-03-01Works: Robert Ward: The Crucible, opera
Performers: Bible, Frances; Brooks, Patricia; DeLon, Jack; Ebert, Joyce; Evans, Beverly; Farr, Naomi; Foster, Nancy; Kelley, Norman; Kova, Marija; Krause, Richard; Ludgin, Chester; Macurdy, John [Bass Vocals]; M...
Conductors: Buckley, Emerson
Ensemble: New York City Opera Chorus