Chiayu: Journeys - Works for Mixed Ensembles / Ciompi Quartet; Members of the Philadelphia Orch. & Curtis Institute of Music
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2015-05-12Works: Chiayu: Urban Sketches, for clarinet, cello & piano; Huan, for harp; Journey to the West, for string quartet; Twelve Signs, for viola; Sparkle, for trombone & tuba; Zhi, for violin & piano
Performers: Chen, Che-Hung [Viola]; Fournes, Pierrick [Tuba]; Lee, Hanchien [Piano]; Morales, Ricardo; Newman, Clancy; Oka, Hirono; Orliac, Coline-Marie [Harp]; Santero, Brian [Trombone]; Zhu, Natalie
Ensemble: Ciompi Quartet
Chiayu's evocative music reflects her origins in Taiwan and responses to life in the West, an environment in which her career has been burgeoning with...continue...
1 CD / Albany Records / 2010-02-09Works: Lawrence Dillon: Entrance, for actor & ensemble; Still point, for voice, viola & piano; Appendage, for ensemble; Exit, for actor & ensemble
Performers: Browne, Sheila; Carrasco, Jacquie; Chen, Melvin; Flanigan, Lauren; Gagnon, Allison [Piano]; Hanslowe, Theodora; Huang, Hsin-Yun; Newman, Clancy; Nussbaum, Rebecca [Flute]; O'Dwyer, Adele; O'Neill, Ri...
Conductors: Wilson, Ransom
Lawrence Dillon is best known for his chamber music, with commissions, performances and recordings by the American, Borromeo, Cassatt, Daedalus, Emerson and Mendelssohn String Quartets....continue...
1 CD / Albany Records / 2008-03-01Works: Jay Reise: Across the Horizons, for ensemble; Open Night; Memory Refrains
Performers: Abramovic, Charles; Begelman, Igor; Bentley, Karen; Herz, Allison; Johnson, Nicole; Leshnower, Jennifer; Liuzzi, Donald S.; Moe, Eric; Newman, Clancy; Nincomiya, Ayano; O'Connor, Tara; Oshima, Michik...
Conductors: ; Lemon, J. Karla
Ensemble: Four Horizons; Fresh Ink Players
Jay Reise composes in all genres, and his teachers included musicians with a wide variety of stylistic approaches: George Crumb, jazz player Jimmy Guiffre, Carnatic...continue...
1 CD / Albany Records / 2007-05-01Works: Gerald Levinson: Trio for Clarinet, Cello and Piano; Consolation; Duo for Violin and Piano "Winds of Light"; Pieces (4) for Piano "Ragamalika"; Here of amazing most now, 12 instrumental miniatures fo...
Performers: Abramovic, Charles; Barone, Marcantonio; Begelman, Igor; Fulkerson, Gregory; Martin, Barbara Ann; Newman, Clancy
Conductors: Freeman, James
Ensemble: Orchestra 2001
the University of Chicago. This is the second Albany CD devoted to the music of Gerald Levinson, following TROY742, a collection of three chamber-orchestra works...continue...