2 CD / Other Minds Music / 2012-04-24Works: Carl Ruggles: Toys, song for voice & piano; Vox clamans in deserto, pieces (3) for soprano & small orchestra; Men and Mountains; Angels, for 4 trumpets & 3 trombones; Sun-treader, for orchestra; Port...
Performers: Blegen, Judith [Soprano Vocals]; Kirkpatrick, John [Piano]; Morgan, Beverly; Raver, Leonard; Thomas, Michael Tilson [Piano/Conductor]
Conductors: Tilson Thomas, Michael; Thomas, Michael T.
Ensemble: ; Buffalo Philharmonic
The Complete Music of Carl Ruggles Michael Tilson Thomas / Buffalo Philharmonic Carl Ruggles (1876 - 1971) was an innovative American composer who used "dissonant...continue...
1 CD / New World / 1998-09-01Works: Aaron Copland: As it fell upon a day, song for soprano, flute & clarinet; Miriam Gideon: Voices From Elysium, for voice & ensemble, no 1, The Swallow; Voices From Elysium, for voice & ensemble, no 2,...
Performers: Bryn-Julson, Phyllis [Soprano Vocal]; Cassolas, Constantine; Emelianoff, Andre; Flax, Laura; Lester, Joel; Morgan, Beverly; Spencer, Patricia; Sperry, Paul [Tenor Vocal]; Tower, Joan [Composer]
Conductors: ; Dunkel, Paul; Dunkel, Paul Lustig
Ensemble: ; Da Capo Chamber Players; Members of the Speculum Musicae (Members)
Personnel: Paul Sperry (tenor saxophone).
What joins this collection of well- and lesser-known 20th century American composers is the form in which they're represented, labeled conveniently if...continue...
1 CD / New World / 1998-03-01Works: Donald Martino: Concerto for alto saxophone & orchestra; Paradiso Choruses
Performers: MacAllister, Scott; Maddalena, James; Meyerson, Janice; Morgan, Beverly; Parcells, Elizabeth; Radnofsky, Kenneth; Williams, Ellen
Conductors: Hoenich, Richard; Varon, Lorna Cooke de
Ensemble: ; New England Conservatory Orchestra
Donald Martino is one of Americas finest composers and it has long been stated that his musical drama "Dante" is one of his greatest works....continue...