2 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2008-08-26Works: Gloria Coates: Symphony no 15; John Corigliano: A Black November Turkey; José Serebrier: Fantasia for strings; Frederic Rzewski: Four North American Ballads; John Harbison: Trio for Piano and ...
Performers: Andrea Moore [Score Preparation/Timpani]; Fischer, Norman; Kierman, Jeanne; Raat, Ralph van; Rothenberg, Sarah
Conductors: Boder, Michael; Serebrier, José;
Ensemble: ; Amelia Piano Trio; Camera of Houston; Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra
The eight composers on this compilation, all of them born in 1938, adhere to no single trend or movement, yet each is united by an...continue...
2 CD / Vox Classical / 2008-06-30Works: Franz Joseph Haydn: Quartet for Strings in C major, Op. 76 no 3/H 3 no 77 "Emperor"; Quartet for Strings in D minor, Op. 76 no 2/H 3 no 76 "Quinten"; Ludwig van Beethoven: Quartet for Strings no 15 i...
Performers: Concord String Quartet; Fischer, Norman; Jennings, Andrew; Kochanowski, John; Sokol, Mark
Ensemble: Concord String Quartet
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2007-10-30Works: William Bolcom: Capriccio for cello & piano; Suite for Cello no 1 in C minor; Décalage, for cello & piano; Dark Music for cello & timpani; Sonata for Cello and Piano
Performers: Andrea Moore [Score Preparation/Timpani]; Fischer, Norman; Kierman, Jeanne
"Ranging in date from 1961's Decalage to the Suite No. 1 in C minor for Solo Violoncello, listeners are treated to a wide swath of...continue...
1 CD / Albany Records / 2006-07-01Works: Shih-Hui Chen: 66 Times; Fu 1, for pipa; Twice Removed, for clarinet; Fu 2, for pipa & orchestra; Shui
Performers: Fischer, Norman; Kierman, Jeanne; Man, Wu; Weigle, Elisabeth; Yeh, Min-Ho
Conductors: Rose, Gil;
Ensemble: ; Fischer Duo
The art-composer of today faces many challenges. On the one hand, one is tempted to create music that embraces a diversity of styles. On the...continue...
1 CD / Bridge / 2006-03-01Works: Frédéric Chopin: Sonata for Cello and Piano in G minor, B 160/Op. 65; Introduction and Polonaise for Cello and Piano in C major, Op. 3; Grand Duo for Cello and Piano in E major, B 70 "R...
Performers: Fischer, Jeanne Kierman; Fischer, Norman
Ensemble: Fischer Duo
"The cello music of the two greatest pianist-composers of the 19th century makes a curiously satisfying program, played here in a notable suave and relaxed...continue...
1 CD / Centaur / 2005-05-01Works: Joseph Dubiel: Songs of the Transformed, for female voice & double bass; Down Time, for bass clarinet and piano; Three Stanzas, for solo voice; Neither Here Nor There, for piano solo; Still Getting N...
Performers: Farrington, Jeffrey; Fischer, Norman; Fulmer, Mimmi; Goldsmith, Kenneth; Palma, Donald [Double Bass]; Ritscher, Karen; Sturm, Hans; Webster, Michael [Clarinet]
Conductors: Smith, James
2 CD / New World / 1999-02-01Works: George Rochberg: Quartet for Strings no 3; Quartet for Strings no 4; Quartet for Strings no 5; Quartet for Strings no 6
Performers: Fischer, Norman; Jennings, Andrew; Kochanowski, John; Sokol, Mark
Ensemble: Concord String Quartet
Here at last is the long-awaited CD premiere of the works that were hailed as masterpieces at their New York premiere in 1979 - the...continue...
1 CD / CRI / 1997-06-17Works: Ellsworth Milburn: Quartet for Strings no 2; Scherzo for Piano; The Stone Forest; Quartet for Strings no 1; Menil Antiphones
Performers: Fischer, Norman; Hendrickson, John; Jennings, Andrew; Kochanowski, John; Sokol, Mark
Conductors: ; Rachleff, Larry
Ensemble: Concord String Quartet; Ensemble; Lark String Quartet
1 CD / Albany Records / 1996-11-01Works: Ross Lee Finney: Narrative for Cello and Chamber Orchestra; Edwin London: Before the World Was Made, a song cycle for soprano & chamber orchestra; Francis Thorne: Symphony no 6 for Stringed Instrumen...
Performers: Fischer, Norman; Schadeberg, Christine
"...Throughout the work Finney's memorable melodic sense helps the listener maintain his bearings...The idiom...shows the influence of Finney's teachers, Berg and Sessions...This strikes me as...continue...
1 CD / RCA Records / 1991-02-12Works: Johann Pachelbel: Canon and Gigue for 3 Violins and Basso Continuo in D major; Canon in D major, arranged for keyboard; George Rochberg: Quartet for Strings no 6
Performers: Fischer, Norman; Galway, James [Flute]; Hampton String Quartet, The; Jennings, Andrew; Kochanowski, John; Laine, Cleo; Sokol, Mark; Tomita
Conductors: Baumgartner, Rudolf; Spreen, Glen; ; Stratta, Ettore
Ensemble: ; Baroque Chamber Orchestra; Concord String Quartet; Lucerne Festival Strings