5 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2012-10-30Works: Peter Boyer: Ellis Island; Charles Ives: Lincoln, the Great Commoner, for chorus & orchestra, S. 184 (K. 5B5); Vincent Persichetti: A Lincoln Address, Op. 124; Roy Harris: Abraham Lincoln Walks at Mi...
Performers: Chandler Eteme, Janice; Deas, Kevin; Gardner, Taylor [vocals]; LaMarchina, Anthony; Mabry, Sharon; Steele, Jevetta; VanOsdale, Mary Kathryn; Wiesmeyer, Roger
Conductors: Boyer, Peter; Slatkin, Leonard; Gil-Ordóñez, Angel; Wilkins, Thomas
Ensemble: ; PostClassical Ensemble
These four Naxos American Classics releases selected for this Americana collection... focus on some of the defining moments of that history. First... a panorama of...continue...
Elizabeth Vercoe: Kleemation and Other Works / Rosemary Platt, piano; Peter Bloom, flute; Mary Jane Rupert, piano; Sharon Mabry, mz
1 CD / Navona / 2012-10-30Works: Elizabeth Vercoe: Kleemation, for flute & piano; Fantasy for piano; Irreveries from Sappho, for voice & piano; Herstory II; To Music, for solo flute; Despite Our Differences no 1, for piano trio
Performers: Anderson, Dean; Bloom, Peter H.; Charlston, Elsa; Hodgkinson, Randall; Kaderavek, Karen; Mabry, Sharon; Paraschos, Christine [Piano]; Platt, Rosemary; Rupert, Mary Jane; Scheer, Joseph; Stagnitta, Na...
Conductors: Pittman, Richard; Antoniou, Theodor
Ensemble: ALEA III; Boston Musica Viva
This debut release features 6 works for small ensemble and solo instruments. The title piece, Kleemation, draws its inspiration from 5 drawings by Swiss artist...continue...
2 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2009-02-24Works: Charles Ives: Lincoln, the Great Commoner, for chorus & orchestra, S. 184 (K. 5B5); Vincent Persichetti: A Lincoln Address, Op. 124; Roy Harris: Abraham Lincoln Walks at Midnight, for mezzo-soprano &...
Performers: LaMarchina, Anthony; Mabry, Sharon; VanOsdale, Mary Kathryn; Wiesmeyer, Roger
Conductors: Slatkin, Leonard
Ensemble: Nashville Symphony Chorus; Nashville Symphony Orchestra
Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865), sixteenth President of the United States, has inspired many works of literature, art and music. To celebrate the bicentennial of Lincoln's birth,...continue...