Erling Wold (b.1958): Certitude and Joy, chamber opera / Laura Bohn, Jo Vincent Parks, Talya Patrick et al.
1 CD / Minmax / 2015-01-27Works: Erling Wold: Certitude and Joy, chamber opera
Performers: Bohn, Laura; Nakagoshi, Keisuke; Parks, Jo Vincent [Baritone Vocal]; Patrick, Talya [Vocals]; Rowland, Travis Santell [Vocals]; Zimmermann, Eva-Maria
The newest chamber opera by Erling Wold, "a true California eccentric and polymath" (Bachtrack), Certitude and Joy is a "bold, heartbreaking operatic meditation on madness...continue...
2 CD / Minmax / 2013-02-26Works: Steven Mackey: Ravenshead, for electro-acoustic ensemble
Performers: Dresher, Paul
Conductors: Eckert, Rinde
Ensemble: Paul Dresher Ensemble Electro-Acoustic Band
Erling Wold: A Little Girl Dreams of Taking the Veil / Ken Berry Rachel Wylie, Tod Brody, Melissa Vainio, Fred Morgan and Marja Mutru
1 CD / Minmax / 2013-02-26Works: Erling Wold: A Little Girl Dreams of Taking the Veil, chamber opera
Performers: Amat, Laurie; Berry, Ken; Brody, Tod; Cave, Jim; Gwinn, Deborah; Hugh Livingston [Composer/Cello]; Josheff, Peter; Morgan, Fred; Mutru, Marja; Rose, Ellen; Vainio, Melissa; Wylie, Rachael
Conductors: McClure, Deirdre
1 CD / Minmax / 2013-02-26Works: Jay Cloidt: eleven windows, for string quartet; Spectral Evidence, for string quartet
Ensemble: Cypress String Quartet
Here is modern music with a sense of humor. Jay Cloidt is a San Francisco composer and sound designer. Both of these commissioned works play...continue...
1 CD / Minmax / 2013-02-26Works: Erling Wold: Mordake, opera
Conductors: Alburger, Mark
Ensemble: San Francisco Composers Chamber Orchestra
This chamber opera by the American composer Erling Wold is based on the melancholy story of the deformity of Edward Mordake, said to have been...continue...