Darkness to Light: The Music of Jeffrey Jacob (b.1966) - Symphonies Nos. 1 & 3; String Quartet No. 2; Elegy, Adagietto Misterioso / Jeffrey Jacob, piano
1 CD / Navona / 2014-10-14Works: Jeffrey Jacob: Death and Transfiguration, for piano & orchestra; Quartet for Strings no 2; Elegy, for piano & orchestra; Adagietto Misterioso, for orchestra; Symphony no 1; Unspecified: [CD-ROM Track]
Performers: Jacob, Jeffrey
Conductors: Spalding, Daniel; ; Mitchell, Jon; Spiegelman, Joel; Shimada, Toshiyuki
Ensemble: Hradec Kralové Philharmonicd; London Symphony Orchestra; Moravian Philharmonic Orchestra; Moscow Symphony Orchestra; New England String Quartet
Composer and pianist Jeffrey Jacob depicts the experiences of struggle and pain, and of triumph and joy on his debut Navona Records release Darkness To...continue...
Recording information: Abbey Road Studios, Longon, England (03/11/2013); Futura Productions in Roslindale MA (03/11/2013); Philharmonic Hall in Prague, Czech Republic (03/11/2013); Reduta Hall in Olom...continue...
2 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2013-10-29Works: Paul Hindemith: Konzertmusik for piano, 10 brass instruments & 2 harps, Op. 49; Theme with Four Variations. The Four Temperaments, ballet for piano & strings; Concerto for Piano for the Left Hand, Op...
Performers: Biret, Idil [Piano]; Coates, Olivia [Harp]; Lane, Chelsea [Harp]
Conductors: Shimada, Toshiyuki
Ensemble: ; Yale Symphony Orchestra
Hindemith wrote much varied music for the piano with orchestral accompaniment. He intended his Theme with Four Variations (The Four Temperaments) as an experimental ballet,...continue...
Recording information: Woolsey Hall of Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut (2012-02-??&2012-12-??&2013-)....continue...
1 CD / Navona / 2011-11-15Works: Allen Bonde: Fantasia, for piano & orchestra; Elizabethan Songs (3), for voice & piano; Elizabethan Songs Revisited (3), for voice & piano; Symphony no 1; Rose Window, for 2 pianos; Sonus 1, for pian...
Performers: Bonde, Allen; Bonde, Mara; Bonde, Maria
Conductors: Shimada, Toshiyuki
Ensemble: Moravian Philharmonic Orchestra
Sound Spectrum features works for piano, soprano, and orchestra by composer Allen Bonde. Bonde draws from his personal experiences and feelings to craft beautiful pieces...continue...
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2008-01-29Works: Gregory Hutter: Electric Traction, for orchestra; Fantasy Pieces, for piano; Still Life, for oboe & orchestra; Skyscrapers, for orchestra; The Melancholy Rags (Book 1), for piano
Performers: Choi, Winston; Safar, Miroslav
Conductors: Baumgartner, Andreas Hérm; Shimada, Toshiyuki
Ensemble: ; Moravian Philharmonic Orchestra
Gregory Hutter is currently one of America's most diverse and eclectic young composers. As demonstrated in the present collection of compositions, Hutter works fluently in...continue...
1 CD / Albany Records / 2004-03-01Works: Elliott Schwartz: Voyager for orchestra; Mehitabel's Serenade, for alto saxophone & orchestra; Jack O' Lantern, for chamber orchestra & lights; Celebrations/Reflections, a time warp for orchestra; Ti...
Performers: Radnofsky, Kenneth
Conductors: Shimada, Toshiyuki; Hoenich, Richard; London, Edwin; Kawalla, Szymon
Ensemble: Cleveland Chamber Symphony; Moravian Philharmonic Orchestra; New England Conservatory Honors Orchestra; Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra, Bratislava