1 CD / Bridge / 2009-07-14Works: Richard Wernick: Quintet for french horn & string quartet; Da'ase, for guitar; Quartet for Strings no 6; Trochaic Trot, for guitar; The Name of the Game, for guitar & ensemble
Performers: Purvis, William [Horn]; Starobin, David [Guitar]
Conductors: Colnot, Cliff
Ensemble: International Contemporary Ensemble
Richard Wernick (b. 1934) is a winner of the Pulitzer Prize in music and numerous other awards. His infrequently recorded music is heard here in...continue...
1 CD / Centaur / 2006-06-04Works: Richard Wernick: Duo for cello & piano; Robert Helps: Duo for Cello and Piano; Elliott Carter: Sonata for Cello and Piano; Augusta Read Thomas: Chant for Cello/Viola and Piano
Performers: Cassidy-Polera, Noreen; Kluksdahl, Scott
"Here are major works for cello and piano by four of the USA's serious composers. Each one speaks the traditional language of classical music in...continue...
1 CD / Bridge / 2006-05-01Works: Richard Wernick: Quartet for Strings no 5 for soprano & string quartet; Alberto Ginastera: Quartet for Strings no 3 for soprano & string quartet, Op. 40; John Harbison: The Rewaking, for soprano & st...
Performers: Valente, Benita
This disc of three major 20th century works for voice and string quartet marks the final recording by the distinguished soprano Benita Valente before her...continue...
5 CD / Innova / 2006-04-10Works: Steven Stucky: Sappho Fragments, for female voice & chamber ensemble; Brian Israel: Quartet for Strings no 2 ("Music for the Next to Die"); Elizabeth Alexander: My Aunt Gives Me a Clarinet Lesson, fo...
Performers: Abrams, David; Aiken, Alexander; Bass, Walden; Berry, Ruth; Bird, John; Bosetti, Michael; Bridge, Robert; Brown, Janet; Buciu, Cristina; Bush, Catherine; Caravan, Ron; Case, Linda; Castilano, Edward;...
Conductors: Custer, Calvin; Scatterday, Mark; Cooper, Grant; Murray, Edward; Godfrey, Daniel S.; Hopkins, Christopher; Stucky, Steven Edward; Murray, Ed
1 CD / Innova / 2006-01-01Works: Joseph Schwantner: Sparrows; Gerald Chenoweth: Candles; Richard Wernick: A Poison Tree; William Doppmann: Spring Songs
Performers: Shelton, Lucy
Conductors: Kendall, Christopher
Ensemble: 20th Century Consort
1 CD / Bridge / 2004-04-01Works: Michael Starobin: Joshua Variations; George Crumb: Mundus Canis; David Liptak: Forlane; Melinda Wagner: Arabesque for Guitar; Richard Wernick: Trochaic Trot; Gunther Schuller: Fantasy-Suite for Guita...
Performers: Crumb, George; Starobin, David
Conductors: Purvis, William
Ensemble: Speculum Musicae
1 CD / Bridge / 2003-05-01Works: Richard Wernick: Sonata for Piano no 2; James Primosch: Sonata-Fantasia for Piano and Synthesizer
Performers: Orkis, Lambert
"Performances are as authoritative as one would expect, recorded in an acoustic which projects the music with clarity while giving it room to breathe. Informative...continue...
1 CD / Bridge / 1998-09-15Works: Elliott Carter: Shard; Jorge Morel: Reflexiones Latinas; William Bland: Rag Nouveau; Stephen Jaffe: Spinoff; Mario Lavista: Natarayah; Bent Sorensen: Angelus Waltz; John Anthony Lennon: Gigolo; Steve...
Performers: Starobin, David
"...David Starobin's interpretations are both sparkling and tender. Every note, every nuance, every gesture seems part of one clearly imagined vision. More than a virtuoso,...continue...
1 CD / Bridge / 1998-08-18Works: Richard Wernick: Piano Concerto; Concerto for Violin
Performers: Fulkerson, Gregory; Orkis, Lambert [Keyboards]
Conductors: Wernick, Richard
Ensemble: Symphony II
1 CD / Albany Records / 1997-03-01Works: Richard Wernick: Musica Ptolemeica; Leslie Bassett: Brass quintet; Timothy Greatbatch: Scenes From the Brothers Grimm (Book 1); Jan Krzywicki: Deploration, for brass quintet; Eric Stokes: Brazen Cart...
Performers: Barrie, Bruce; Moore, Christopher [Viola]
1 CD / New World / 1995-09-01Works: Aaron Copland: Duo, for flute (or violin) & piano; Philip Glass: Einstein on the Beach; Leo Ornstein: Sonata for violin & piano, Op 31; Richard Wernick: Cadenzas and Variations II
Performers: Feinberg, Alan [Piano]; Fulkerson, Gregory; Shannon, Robert
"This is a CD transfer of the 1981 LP in the admirable New World series and, although a mixed bag, it is worth having for...continue...
1 CD / Bridge / 1992-10-28Works: George Crumb: A Little Suite for Christmas, AD 1979; Richard Wernick: Sonata for Piano "Reflections of a dark light"
Performers: Orkis, Lambert