1 CD / New World / 1996-07-01Works: William Billings: Chester; The Dying Christian's Last Farewell; Washington; Richmond; Supply Belcher: An Anthem of Praise; Heroism; Amos Munson: Newburgh; M. Kyes: Crucifixion; Jacob Kimball: Invitat...
Conductors: Jeffers, Ron
Ensemble: Oregon State University Choir
1 CD / New World / 1996-06-18
1 CD / New World / 1996-06-01Works: Randall Thompson: Americana; Elliott Carter: To Music; Seymour Shifrin: Odes of Shang
Conductors: Hilbish, Thomas
Ensemble: University of Michigan Chamber Choir; University of Michigan Symphony Orchestra members
1 CD / New World / 1996-06-01Works: Traditional: The Brickmaker March; March for the 3rd Regt. of Foot, Lord Amherst's; Regimental Quick March Of The Grenadier 'The British Grenadiers'; Lovely Nancy; Stone Grinds All; William Billings:...
Performers: McCoy, Seth; Milnes, Sherrill [Baritone Vocals]; Richman, James; Spong, Jon
Conductors: ; Pyle, Thomas [baritone]; Bruce, Neely
Ensemble: ; American Fife Ensemble; Continental Harmony Singers
1 CD / New World / 1996-04-01Works: Michael Kurek: Quartet for Strings No 2; Sonata for viola & harp; Matisse Impressions; Concerto for harp & orchestra
Performers: Askey, Janet; Bacco, Sam; Bahng, Grace Mihi; Christensen, Bruce; Cruthirds, Joann; Estill, Cynthia; Falcao, Mario; Greer, Gerald; Harb, Charlene; Heard, Cornelia; Helton, James; Hunting, Craig; Kirch...
Conductors: ; Schermerhorn, Kenneth
Ensemble: Blair String Quartet; Blair Woodwind Quintet; Chamber Orchestra
"Once again, with this beautifully played and recorded release, New World has exercised its long-standing mandate of illuminating and documenting the current creative status of...continue...
1 CD / New World / 1996-03-01Works: Frederic Rzewski: Moonrise with Memories, for bass trombone & 6 instruments; David Liebman: Remembrance, for bass trombone, clarinet, oboe, flute & bassoon; Eric Ewazen: Dagon II, for bass trombone &...
Performers: Blount, Bill; Carp, David; Cox, Alan; Dean, Allan; Dlugoszewski, Lucia; Godburn, Dennis L. [Bassoon]; Moersch, Bill; Schulman, Louise; Taylor, David; Taylor, Stephen W. [Oboe]; Wolinsky, Robert
1 CD / New World / 1996-02-01Works: Lee Hyla: Pre-Pulse Suspended, for ensemble; Quartet for Strings no 2; We Speak Etruscan, for baritone saxophone & bass clarinet; Quartet for Strings no 3; Concerto no 2 for piano & chamber orchestra
Performers: Berne, Tim; Karis, Aleck; Smith, Tim; Smith, Tim [clarinet]
Conductors: ; Purvis, William [Horn]; Palma, Donald
Ensemble: Speculum Musicae
Lee Hyla's music derives largely from the post-serial, neo-romantic contemporary classical tradition, but with the occasional dollop of jazz thrown in for good measure. He has great concern for tonal ...continue...
1 CD / New World / 1996-01-01Works: Morgan Powell: Red White and Black Blues, for chamber orchestra; Old Man, for mixed choir, brass, percussion & cello; Orphans, for microtonal flutes & microtonal metals; Suite Changes; Outlaws; Lonel...
Performers: Butters, Steven; Cleveland Chamber Symphony; Fonville, John; Mandat, Eric; Perantoni, Daniel; Powell, Morgan; Ramblers, Tone Road; Sasaki, Jean Dayton; Sasaki, Ray; Staley, Jim; University of Illinoi...
Conductors: London, Edwin;
Ensemble: Cleveland Chamber Symphony Orchestra; Ineluctable Modality; Tone Road Ramblers; U. of Illinois Contemporary Chamber Players; University of Illinois Contemporary Chamber Player
Personnel: Morgan Powell (trombone); Eric Mandat (clarinet); Ray Sasaki (trumpet); Jim Staley (trombone); Daniel Perantoni (tuba); Jean Dayton Sasaki (piano); Steven Butters (percussion).
1 CD / New World / 1996-01-01Works: Anthony Louis Scarmolin: Symphony no 1; Symphony no 2; Symphony no 3 "Sinfonia breve"
Performers: Herak, Miroslav
Conductors: Suben, Joel Eric
Ensemble: Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra Katowice; Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra, Bratislava
1 CD / New World / 1995-12-01Works: Karel Husa: Sonata for Violin and Piano; Sonata no 2 for Piano; Moravian Songs (12)
Performers: Basquin, Peter; Martin, Barbara Ann; Oei, David; Oliveira, Elmar; Rodgers, Elizabeth
1 CD / New World / 1995-12-01Works: Robert Ashley: Superior Seven; Tract
Performers: Buckner, Thomas; Held, Barbara
1 CD / New World / 1995-11-01Works: Leonardo Balada: María Sabina, for narrator, choir & orchestra; Escenas Borrascosas, for soloists, chorus & orchestra; Guérnica, for orchestra
Performers: Balach, Nancy Maria; Helguera, Guillermo
Conductors: Mester, Jorge; Izquierdo, Juan Pablo
Ensemble: Carnegie Mellon Repertory Chorus; Louisville Orchestra; Louisville University Choir
1 CD / New World / 1995-10-01Works: Edwin London: Sonnet Haiku; Auricles, Apertures, Ventricles; In Heinrich's Shoes
Conductors: ; Smith, Gregg; London, Edwin
Ensemble: Cleveland Chamber Symphony; Gregg Smith Singers; Trio Bariano
1 CD / New World / 1995-09-01Works: Arthur Foote: Sonata for violin & piano in G Minor, Op. 20; Character Pieces (3) for violin & piano, Op. 9; Melody for violin & piano, Op. 44; Ballade for violin & piano in F minor, Op. 69; Pieces (2...
Performers: Larsen, Erik; Lawrence, Kevin
"...Lawrence and Larsen play this music in a full-blooded way, with conviction and musicality. The program is ordered more or less chronologically, which demonstrates Foote's...continue...
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 / 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 / New World / 1995-07-01Works: George William Warren: The Andes, Marche di bravoura; George Frederick Bristow: Dream land, Op. 59; Richard Hoffman: In memoriam L. M. G.; Dixiana; Charles Jerome Hopkins: The wind demon, Op. 11; Cha...
Performers: Davis, Ivan
1 CD / New World / 1995-07-01Performers: Baldwin, Dalton; Huckaby, William; Kavafian, Ida; Parker, William [Classical]
"...These two discs make up a valuable little survey of American art song. New World supplies excellent notes (especially Nicholas Tawa's for 80463) and texts...continue...
1 CD / New World / 1995-06-01Works: George Frederick Root: Where Home Is, for chorus; The Old Canoe, for chorus & harmonium; American Traditional: Sweet Home, for chorus; The Farmer's Boy ("The Jovial Farmer Boy"), folk song; Henry Rus...
Performers: Aler, John [Tenor Vocal]; Basquin, Peter
1 CD / New World / 1995-05-01Works: Gunther Schuller: Of Reminiscences and Reflections for orchestra; The Past is in the Present; Organ Concerto
Performers: Diaz, James
Conductors: Schuller, Gunther; Bernardi, Mario
1 CD / New World / 1995-04-01Works: Milton Babbitt: Philomel for soprano & tape; Phonemena, for soprano & piano; Phonemena for soprano & tape; Post-Partitions, for piano; Reflections, for piano & synthesized tape
Performers: Beardslee, Bethany; Kuderna, Jerry; Miller, Robert; Webber, Lynne
1 CD / New World / 1995-04-01Works: Stephen Hartke: The King of the Sun, for piano quartet; Night Rubrics; Sonata Variations
Performers: Bonn, James; Copes, Ronald; Schwartz, Angela [Cello]
Ensemble: Dunsmuir Piano Quartet
1 CD / New World / 1995-03-01Works: Ned Rorem: English Horn Concerto; Vincent Persichetti: Concerto for English horn & string orchestra, Op. 137; Sydney Hodkinson: The edge of the olde one
Conductors: Palmer, Michael; Persichetti, Vincent; Phillips, Paul
Ensemble: Eastman Musica Nova; Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra; String Orchestra of New York
1 CD / New World / 1995-01-01Works: Milton Babbitt: None but the Lonely Flute, for flute; Morton Feldman: Trio for Flutes; Stephen Mosko: For Morton Feldman, for flute cello & piano; Indigenous Music II; Kathryn Alexander: And the whol...
Performers: Duke-Kirkpatrick, Erika; Jarvinen, Arthur; Mowrey, Gaylord; Stone, Dorothy
1 CD / New World / 1995-01-01Works: Andrew Imbrie: Dream Sequence, for ensemble; Roethke Songs (5), for voice & piano; Roethke Songs (5); Campion Songs, for vocal quartet & piano; To A Traveler, for clarinet, violin & piano
Performers: Allen, Barbara; Bleeke, Mark; Goldray, Martin; Kay, Alan R.; Narucki, Susan; Niemann, Edmund; Stevens, Cyrus; Watson, Nathaniel
Conductors: Korf, Anthony
Ensemble: ; Parnassus Ensemble
1 CD / New World / 1994-11-22Works: George Rochberg: Music For The Magic Theater; Octet
Conductors: Radcliffe, Stephen Rogers
Ensemble: New York Chamber Ensemble
1 CD / New World / 1994-11-01Works: Donald Erb: ...And then, Toward the End...; Cenotaph for E.V.; Woody; Symphony for Winds; Drawing Down the Moon
Performers: Brundage, Kirk; Dempster, Stuart; Gippo, Jan; Powell, Ross
Conductors: Ciepluch, Gary
Ensemble: University Circle Wind Ensemble
1 CD / New World / 1994-11-01Works: John Luther Adams: Earth and the Great Weather "Sonic Geography of the Arctic"
Performers: Black, Robert [doublebass]; Finckel, Michael; Knoles, Amy; Lawrence, Ron; Lorentz, Robin; Nageak, James; Raboff, Adeline Peter; Simmonds, Doreen; Tritt, Lincoln
1 CD / New World / 1994-11-01Works: Frederick Tillis: Motherless Child, for solo soprano saxophone; Spiritual Fantasy no 12 for string quartet; Spiritual Fantasy no 9, for soprano, chorus & brass ensemble ("Sympathy"); Freedom, for cho...
Performers: Humphrey, Jon; Shank, Nadine; Stark, Paulina; Tillis, Frederick
Conductors: Bois, Richard Du
1 CD / New World / 1994-10-01Works: Dudley Buck: Grand Sonata for organ in E flat, Op. 22; W. Eugene Thayer: Variations on the Russian National Anthem for organ, Op. 12; Horatio Parker: Compositions (4) for organ, Op 36; John Knowles P...
Performers: Morrison, Richard
1 CD / New World / 1994-09-01Works: Samuel Holyoke: Quintetto; First Grand March; First Grand Minuet; Raynor Taylor: The Silver Rain; Piano Sonata; Anonymous: Alknomook (Death Song of the Cherokee Indians); Kennebec; Benjamin Carr: Six...
Performers: Broome, John D.; Camparone, Linda; Deaver, Susan; Farren, Ellen; Godburn, Dennis L. [Bassoon]; Hedwig, Douglas; Koch, Gerhardt; Moore, Alan G.; Otten, Judith; Ralph, Cindy Lynn; Richards Hewes, Cynth...
Conductors: Baldon, John
Ensemble: Federal Music Society Opera Company
1 CD / New World / 1994-07-08Works: Gilles Jullien: Prima donna Waltz; Traditional: Jenny Lind Polka; Country Fiddle Music; The Flirt Polka; Eliza Jane McCue; Alexander Reinagle: Minuet and Gavotte; Charles Grobe: Natalie; Charles Loui...
Performers: Farren, Ellen; Miller, Rodney; Moore, Alan; Plant, Judith
Conductors: Baldon, John; Schwarz, Gerard; Hyman, Dick
Ensemble: Dick Hyman Dance Orchestra; Federal Music Society members; Gerard Schwarz Dance Orchestra
1 CD / New World / 1994-06-16Works: Roger Sessions: Piano Concerto; Francis Thorne: Concerto No 3 for piano & orchestra
Performers: Oppens, Ursula [Piano]; Taub, Robert
Conductors: Dunkel, Paul Lustig
Ensemble: Westchester Philharmonic Orchestra
1 CD / New World / 1994-04-13Works: Brian Fennelly: A Thoreau Symphony, on Civil Disobedience; In Wilderness Is the Preservation of the World (Orchestral Fantasy After Thoreau); Quartet for Strings in Two Movements; Sonata Seria; Empir...
Performers: Cleveland, Dennis; Cobb, John; Fennelly, Brian; Lederer, Doris; Shaw, Clyde; Smith, Sharon
Conductors: Suben, Joel Eric; Cipera, Bohumil; Fischer, Eduard
Ensemble: Audubon Quartet; Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra Prague; Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra
1 CD / New World / 1994-04-01Works: Ned Rorem: Concerto for Piano no 4, for left hand & orchestra; Eleven Studies for Eleven Players
Performers: Chang, Choong-Jin; Copes, Steven; Englichova, Katerina; Graffman, Gary; Lafargue, Anthony; Lastrapes, Jeffrey; Leveille, Ryan; Lord, Kathy; Ostling, Elizabeth; Raden, Gregory; Sutte, Jack; Uchida, Re...
Conductors: Previn, Andre; Milanov, Rossen
Ensemble: Curtis Institute Orchestra; Instrumental Ensemble
1 CD / New World / 1994-04-01Works: Robert Hall Lewis: Invenzione; Diptychon for Nine Players; Kantaten; Symphony no 4
Performers: Constable, John [Keyboards]; Voices, London Sinfonietta
Conductors: Lewis, Robert Hall
Ensemble: London Sinfonietta Voices; Philharmonia Orchestra
1 CD / New World / 1993-11-01Works: Eric Chasalow: Winding up, for horn; Fast Forward, for tape & percussion; Over the Edge, for flute & tape; The Fury of Rainstorms, for tape; Hanging in the Balance, for cello & tape; The Furies, for ...
Performers: Bartlett, Eric; Jarvinen, Arthur; Knoles, Amy; Macomber, Curtis; Martin, Lois; Schadeberg, Christine; Schneider, Bruno; Sherry, Fred [Cello]; Spencer, Patricia; Zeavin, Carol
Ensemble: Members of the Speculum Musicae (Members)
1 CD / New World / 1993-11-01Works: Salvatore Martirano: Mass; Donald Martino: Pious Pieces (7)
Conductors: London, Edwin; Oliver, John
Ensemble: Ineluctable Modality; John Oliver Chorale
1 CD / New World / 1993-10-01Works: Leonardo Balada: Torquemada for baritone, choir & instrumental ensemble; Concerto for piano, winds & percussion; Sonata for 10 winds; Transparencies of Chopin's First Ballade, for piano
Performers: Aley, John; Biddlecome, Robert E.; Bonaventura, Anthony di; Borror, Ronald; Fire, Robert; Franklin, Harry; Jolley, David; Kirkbride, Jerry; Kowash, Camille; Kraber, Karl F.; Mase, Raymond; McCartney,...
Conductors: Page, Robert E.; Strange, Richard E.; Korf, Anthony
Ensemble: American Brass Quintet; Carnegie Mellon Concert Winds; Carnegie Mellon Contemporary Music Ensemble; Dorian Wind Quintet
1 CD / New World / 1993-10-01Works: Bernard Rands: Tambourin Suite no 1, for orchestra; Tambourin Suite no 2, for orchestra; Canti dell'Eclisse, for bass & chamber ensemble; Ceremonial 3, for orchestra
Performers: Paul, Thomas
Conductors: Muti, Riccardo; Schwarz, Gerard
Ensemble: Philadelphia Orchestra
1 CD / New World / 1993-10-01Works: Daniel Asia: Symphony no 3; Symphony no 2 "Celebration Symphony"
Conductors: Sedares, James
Ensemble: Phoenix Symphony Orchestra
1 CD / New World / 1993-10-01Works: Henry Cowell: Quartet for Strings "Euphometric"; Arthur Shepherd: Triptych for high voice & string quartet; Roy Harris: Quartet for Strings No 2 ("Three Variations on A Theme"); Gunther Schuller: Qua...
Performers: Drucker, Eugene; Dutton, Lawrence [Viola]; Eilson, Eric; Kawasaki, Masao; Norden, Betsy; Setzer, Philip; Wilson, Eric
Ensemble: Emerson String Quartet
1 CD / New World / 1993-09-01Works: Ben Johnston: Septet for flute/piccolo, oboe/English horn, clarinet, bassoon, horn, cello & bass; Chinese Lyrics (3) for soprano & 2 violins; Gambit for oboe, clarinet, bassoon, alto sax, trumpet, tr...
Performers: Kalm, Stephen; Ohrenstein, Dora; Raimondi, Matthew; Shuman, Mark; Sweet, Marti; Yassky, Charles
Conductors: Yassky, Charles
Ensemble: Music Amici
1 CD / New World / 1993-09-01Works: Vincent Persichetti: Winter cantata (cantata No 2) Op 97; Mass, for mixed chorus, Op 84; Love, for women's chorus
Performers: Barnes, James Earl; Schultz, Edward A.
Conductors: Brooks, Tamara
Ensemble: Mendelssohn Club of Philadelphia
2 CD / New World / 1993-09-01Works: Hugo Weisgall: Six Characters in Search of an Author (after the play by Luigi Pirandello)
Performers: Anderson, Kevin; Byrne, Elizabeth; Chickering, Carol; Cresswell, Brad; Fair, Deborah; Foster, Susannah; Fowler, Bruce; Futral, Elizabeth [Soprano Vocals]; Heffernan, Jenna; Jacobsen, Paul; King, Josl...
Conductors: Schaenen, Lee
Ensemble: Chicago Lyric Opera Orchestra members
1 CD / New World / 1993-07-15Works: Wes York: Native songs (3); My heart is different; Reminiscense 2; Songs from the Levertov scores; Music for Strings; Songs (2) on a poem of Su Tung P'O
Performers: Armstrong, Nancy; Botti, Susan; Buechner, David; Downey, Susan; Fischer, Jeffrey; Fredericks, Julie Darling; Friedland, Peggy; Greitzer, Ian; Lancaster, Bruce; Leventhal, Sharan; Ripley, David; Smith...
Conductors: Fussell, Charles
1 CD / New World / 1993-07-01Works: Roger Reynolds: Ivanov Suite; Versions/Stages
Performers: Fonville, John; Harkins, Edwin; Larson, Philip; Mushabac, Regina; Negyesy, Janos; Schick, Steven; Shiraishi, Kayoko
Ensemble: Toga Suzuki Company members
1 CD / New World / 1993-07-01Works: Joseph Philbrick Webster: Sweet by and by for chorus & organ; Willie's grave; Isaac Baker Woodbury: We are happy now, dear mother; Anonymous: Flee as a bird; Robert Lowry: Shall we know each other th...
Performers: Battle, Kathleen [Soprano Vocals]; Crook, Howard [Tenor Vocals]; Harmoneion Singers; Murcell, Raymond; Pierce, Jacqueline; Rayam, Curtis; Skrobacs, Larry; Skrobacs, Lawrence; Stewart, Maeretha; Stewa...
Conductors: Bruce, Neely
Ensemble: The Harmoneion Singers
Personnel: Maretha Stewart, Kathleen Battle , Jacqueline Pierce (soprano); Rose Taylor (mezzo soprano); Howard Crook (tenor, tenor saxophone); Raymond Murcell (baritone); Lawrence Skrobacs (piano, ha...continue...
1 CD / New World / 1993-06-15Works: Evan Ziporyn: Kekembangan; Aneh Tapi Nyata; Michael Tenzer: Banyuari; Situ Banda; Wayne Vitale: Khayalan Tiga
Ensemble: Gamelan Sekar Jaya
2 CD / New World / 1993-05-01Works: John Knowles Paine: Christmas Gift, Op. 7; Characteristic Pieces (4), Op. 25; Romance, Op. 12; Pieces (3) for piano, Op. 41; Valse caprice; Sketches (10); Character Pieces (4), Op. 11; Funeral March ...
Performers: Oldham, Denver