1 CD / Innova / 2011-01-25Works: Neil Rolnick: Extended Family, for string quartet; Faith, for piano & electronics; MONO Prelude, for speaker & electronics
Performers: Dufallo, Cornelius; Ferris, Ralph; Gluck, Bob; Lawson, Dorothy; Rolnick, Neil; Rowell, Mary L.
Family, faith and human frailty. And all very personal. Neil Rolnick takes on some serious topics with this new CD. But as you'll expect if...continue...
Recording information: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, USA (02/2010)....continue...
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2007-10-30Works: Fred Hersch: Three Character Studies, for piano; 24 Variations on a Bach Chorale, for piano; Lyric Pieces for Trio, for piano trio; Tango Bittersweet; Saloon Songs, for piano
Performers: Hersch, Fred; Lawson, Dorothy; McMillen, Blair; Paremski, Natasha
Ensemble: Gramercy Trio
Award-winning jazz pianist and composer Fred Hersch is one of the most important creative musicians in the world today. This is the first recorded collection...continue...
1 CD / Bridge / 2006-12-01Works: Fritz Kreisler: Liebesleid; Midnight Bells; Johann Mattheson: Air for violin & keyboard in B minor; Antonin Dvorák: Humoresques (8) for Piano, Op. 101/B 187; Anis Fuleihan: Pastorale, for therem...
Performers: Burkhart, Robert; Dorman Phaneuf, Mairi; Hewitt-Roth, Sara; Konstantinova, Ludmila; Lawson, Dorothy; Morel, Jorge; Reagen, Jessie; Reisenberg, Nadia; Rockmore, Clara; Sachon, Peter; Stinson, Caroline
"Everything about this release constitutes a labor of love, including the booklet notes and photographs. The boxy sonics have dated somewhat, but that shouldn't deter...continue...
1 CD / Essay / 2006-09-01Works: Giorgio Federico Ghedini: Concerto dell'Albatro for violin, cello, piano, narrator & chamber orchestra; Sonata da Concerto for flute, string orchestra, timpani & percussion
Performers: Grant, Cameron; Lawson, Dorothy; Parloff, Michael; Tenenbaum, Mela
Conductors: Kapp, Richard
Conductor Richard Kapp writes, "From my perspective, and despite the changes in style and approach that one encounters from work to work, Ghedini's music reveals...continue...
1 CD / Tzadik / 2006-07-25Works: John King: AllSteel; 'Round Sunrise; Lightning Slide
Performers: Dufallo, Cornelius; Farris, Ralph; Lawson, Dorothy; Rowell, Mary
A vibrant trio of string quartets by this multi-talented guitarist/composer who has written music for Merce Cunningham, the New York City Ballet, Guy Klucevsek, Aki...continue...
1 CD / Canteloupe / 2003-10-01Works: Todd Reynolds: Uh... It All Happened So Fast; John King: Sweet Hardwood; Phil Kline: The Blue Room; Evan Ziporyn: Be-in
Performers: Farris, Ralph; Lawson, Dorothy; Reynolds, Todd; Rowell, Mary; Ziporyn, Evan
"The quality of playing is terrific, but what distinguishes them is the choice of repertoire and their commitment to the works' performance." -The Guardian...continue...
1 CD / Albany Records / 2002-06-01Works: Richard Edward Wilson: Æthelred the Unready, opera
Performers: Blustine, Allen; Childs, Andrew; Gold, Matthew; Goodman, Jonathan; Hostetter, Paul; Lawson, Dorothy; Minter, Drew [Counter Tenor Vocals]; Osborne, Robert; Schulte, Rolf; Uribe, Blanca; Weigle, Elisab...
Conductors: Wilson, Richard Edward
1 CD / Essay / 2001-11-01Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Quartet for Oboe and Strings in F major, K 370 (368b); Johann Sebastian Bach: Partita for Violin solo no 2 in D minor, BWV 1004; Franz Joseph Haydn: Keyboard Trio in G major ...
Performers: Brice, Richard; Ferrillo, John; Grossman, Jerry [cello]; Kapp, Richard; Lawson, Dorothy; Tenenbaum, Mela
Fanfare (5-6/98, pp.254-55) - "...Devotees of either [author Patrick] O'Brian or the music listed are assured they may buy the disc with confidence, for the performances are again of a...continue...
1 CD / Albany Records / 2000-05-01Works: Richard Edward Wilson: Affirmations, for lfute, clarinet, violin, cello & piano; Intercalations for piano; Civilization and Its Discontents, for solo tuba; Transfigured Goat, for solo tuba
Performers: Blustine, Allen; Fedele, David; Johns, Stephen; Lawson, Dorothy; Schulte, Rolf; Uribe, Blanca
1 CD / Albany Records / 1998-04-01Works: Irwin Bazelon: Fairy Tale for flute, clarinet, bass clarinet, horn, trumpet, percussion & piano; Re-Percussions for piano; Cross-Currents for brass quintet, percussion & piano; Vignette for harpsicho...
Performers: Balm, Neil; Bennett, Richard Rodney [Composer]; Buskirk, John van; Dunkel, Paul Lustig; Dunn, Scott; Estrin, Mitchell; Goldberg, Marc; Haas, Jonathan; Lang, Jeffrey; Lawson, Dorothy; Martin, Lois; Ma...
Conductors: Farberman, Harold
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1 CD / Albany Records / 1995-11-01Works: Irwin Bazelon: Entre Nous . . . for cello solo & orchestra; Symphony no 9 ("Sunday Silence"); Symphony no 7 ("Ballet for Orchestra")
Performers: Dunn, Scott; Lawson, Dorothy
Conductors: Farberman, Harold
Ensemble: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
1 CD / Albany Records / 1994-03-01Works: Irwin Bazelon: Dramatic Fanfare, for brass & percussion; Prelude ... To Hart Crane's "The Bridge" for string orchestra; Memories of A Winter Childhood, for orchestra; Alliances ..., for cello & piano...
Performers: Boriskin, Michael; Heller, Joan; Lawson, Dorothy; Stumpf, Thomas
Conductors: Farberman, Harold; Heatherington, Alan
Ensemble: Chicago String Ensemble; Vancouver Symphony