1 CD / Tzadik / 2011-10-25Works: Andy Laster: Genk, for clarinet, cello, violin & piano; String Trio no 1; Riptide, for piano; Concrete Floor and Sailfish, for cello, clarinet, violin & viola; Flagella, for cello, clarinet, piano & ...
Performers: Adamov, Lev; Avni, Eliran; Beck, Stephen; Berry, Hamilton; Choi, Jennifer; Friedlander, Erik; Griffin, Stephanie; Katz, Moran; Lu, Ning
Conductors: Rossi, Mick
Andy Laster has been referred to as a "chamber jazz" musician and composer, a way of suggesting not only the small ensembles with which he tends to work, but also the hybrid of jazz and classical musi...continue...
1 CD / Tzadik / 2010-10-25Works: John Zorn: Contes de Fées, for violin, piano & orchestra; (fay çe que vouldras), for piano; 777 (nothing is true, everything is permitted), for 3 cellos
Performers: Drury, Stephen; Friedlander, Erik; Nicolas, Mike; Nussbaum, Stephanie; Sherry, Fred [Cello]; Zorn, John [Composer]
Composed in 1999 at the turning of the millennium, 'Cones de Fees' is one of Zorn's classical masterworks. A powerful violin concerto with a virtuosic...continue...
Personnel: Stephanie Nussbaum; Erik Friedlander, Tanglewood Orchestra, Ryan McAdams, Mike Nicolas, Stephen Drury, Fred Sherry ....continue...
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2009-08-25Works: Andy Teirstein: Kopanitza, for violin & viola; Invention, for ensemble; What is Left of Us, for 4 voices, viola & cello; Suite, for string quartet; The Shooting of Dan McGrew, for narrator & ensemble...
Performers: Carey, Norman; Farina, Danielle; Friedlander, Erik; Hutchinson, Thomas; Kampmeier, Margaret A.; Kephardt, Sam; Lancaster, Margaret; Middleton, Robert; Momtchilova, Diliana; Primack, Eva Salina; Rober...
Conductors: ; Winstin, Robert Ian
Ensemble: Alaria Trio; Cygnus Ensemble; Kiev Philharmonic Orchestra
Andy Teirstein's background in movement theater (from his early work as a musical clown in a Mexican circus to his long association with music for...continue...
1 CD / Tzadik / 2009-06-16Works: John Zorn: Fils des etoiles; This Way Out; Music for Children; Bikini Atoll; Bone Crusher; Dreamer of Dreams; Cycles du Nord; SooKi's Lullaby
Performers: Abel, Dave; Abel, David [violin/vla]; Baptista, Cyro; Cohen, Greg; Coleman, Anthony; Feldman, Mark; Friedlander, Erik; Hudgins, Jeff; Johnson, Dane; Lacamoire, Alex; Reed, Lou; Ribot, Marc; Sanesi, A...
Ensemble: Abel-Steinberg-Winant Trio; Prelapse
There has never been a CD quite like 'Music For Children'. The first installment of Zorn's challenging and controversial Music Romance trilogy (that includes 'Taboo...continue...
1 CD / Tzadik / 2007-09-25Works: John Zorn: Book of Angels
Performers: Friedlander, Erik
Erik shows off his remarkable technique in ten compositions from Zorn's lyrical 'Book of Angels'. This is Erik at his best. Rich, romantic, gripping music...continue...
2 CD / Mulatta Records / 2007-02-20Works: Dave Soldier: Duo Sonata; East St. Louis, 1968; Utah Dances; To Spike Jones in Heaven; Little Andre; The Unfolding Opium Poppy; Sontag in Sarajevo; Clever Hans; Hockets and Inventions
Performers: Avery, Dawn; Beck, Steven; Carter, Regina [Violin]; Cherry, Rebecca; Clark, Richard Auldon; de Maranis, Anne; Dick, Robert; Friedlander, Erik; Hilse, Walter; Mizrahi, Michael; Rodriguez, Karlos; Schi...
Composer/performer Dave Soldier, who has challenged the boundaries of music in projects including the Thai Elephant Orchestra and The Most Wanted and Unwanted Songs, offers...continue...
1 CD / Deutsche Grammophon / 2005-09-27Works: Osvaldo Golijov: Ayre, for voice & chamber ensemble; Luciano Berio: Folk Songs, arranged for soprano & 7 instruments (or orchestra)
Performers: Dresser, Mark; Flower, Jeremy; Friedlander, Erik; Gottlieb, Gordon; Haddad, Jamey; Kibbey, Bridget; Krakauer, David; Ljova; O'Connor, Tara Helen; Palmer, Todd; Poland, Eric; Santaolalla, Gustavo; Som...
Ensemble: Andalucian Dogs
"Golijov's music is at once intellectually lively and extremely accessible, emotionally direct and colorfully warm. A singer of extraordinary versatility, Upshaw rewards Golijov with a...continue...
The recording of Osvaldo Golijov's "Ayre" on this album was nominated for the 2006 Grammy Award for "Best Classical Contemporary Composition."...continue...
1 CD / Mulatta Records / 2005-08-09Works: Dave Soldier: A Soldier's Story; The Apotheosis of John Brown
Performers: Baker, Jim [Percussion]; Davoy, Napua; Edwards, Kenneth; Emerson, Dina; Fader, Oren; Feldman, Mark; Fieldes, Mat; Friedlander, Erik; Hassler, Jay; High, Gilbert; Hougham, Brad; Kim, Soye; Kortes, Mar...
Conductors: Clark, Richard Auldon
1 CD / Tzadik / 2000-02-22Works: Ikue Mori: The Moon and the Abandoned Old Woman; Buddhist Monk Receives Cassia Seeds on a Moonlit Night; Monkey Music Moon; Musashi Plain Moon; How Noisy the Sound of Insects Calling the Meadow, as f...
Performers: Bleckmann, Theo; Coleman, Anthony; Friedlander, Erik; Hideki, Kato; Kang, Eyvind; Mori, Ikue
1 CD / Tzadik / 1999-07-20Works: John Zorn: Cat o'nine tails; The Dead Man; Memento Mori; Kol Nidre
Performers: Feldman, Mark; Friedlander, Erik; Hammann, Joyce; Martin, Lois
1 CD / Tzadik / 1998-11-17Works: David Shea: Chamber Symphony no 1; The "Voice" Suite
Performers: Bernat, Miguel; Friedlander, Erik; Pugliese, James; Shea, David; Van Bockstal, Piet
Conductors: Octors, Georges-Elie
Ensemble: Ictus Ensemble
1 CD / Winter & Winter / 1998-09-01Works: Richard Wagner: Tristan und Isolde; Tannhäuser; Lohengrin; Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg; Die Walküre
Performers: Caine, Uri; Cortese, Dominic; Feldman, Mark; Friedlander, Erik; Gress, Drew; Hammann, Joyce
Conductors: Caine, Uri
Ensemble: Uri Caine Ensemble
2 CD / Tzadik / 1998-03-17Works: John Zorn: Tahah; Sippur; Karet; Hadasha; Taharah; Mispar; Ratzah; Zebdi; Yatzah; Malkhut; Hodaah; Elilah; Meholalot; Kochot; Lachish; Shidim; Aravot; Moshav; Lilin; Hazor; Kisofim; Khebar; Laylah; T...
Performers: Baptista, Cyro; Baron, Joey; Cohen, Greg; Feldman, Mark; Friedlander, Erik; Ribot, Marc
Ensemble: Bar Kokhba Sextet; Masada String Trio
1 CD / Tzadik / 1997-11-18Works: Mark Dresser: Banquet; Loss of the Innocents
Performers: Dresser, Mark; Feldman, Mark; Friedlander, Erik; Lawrence, Ron; Parkins, Sara; Rojas, Marcus; Speed, Chris; Ziegler, Matthias
1 CD / Tzadik / 1997-08-19Works: John Zorn: Duras; Etant Donnés
Performers: Bard, Christine; Coleman, Anthony; Cummins, Cenovia; Feldman, Mark; Friedlander, Erik; Medeski, John; Pugliese, James
1 CD / Tzadik / 1996-08-20Works: Erik Friedlander: The Watchman
Performers: D'Angelo, Andrew; Friedlander, Erik; Gress, Drew; Speed, Chris
1 CD / Tzadik / 1995-09-19Works: John Zorn: Redbird; Dark river
Performers: Emanuel, Carol; Friedlander, Erik; Jaffee, Jill; Pugliese, James