Chamber music of Jonathan Leshnoff: String Quartet No. 2; Cosmic Variations; Seven Glances as a Mirage et al.
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2012-06-26Works: Jonathan Leshnoff: Quartet for Strings no 2 "Edelmann"; Seven Glances at a Mirage, for violin, clarinet & piano; Cosmic Variations on a Haunted Theme, for 3 players; ...without a chance, for 3 percus...
Performers: Depeters, David; Dove, Barry; Miahky, Stephen; Nemith, Joshua; Opus 3 Trio; Simas, Jerome; Stoyanov, Svet
Ensemble: Carpe Diem String Quartet; Opus 3 Trio
Jonathan Leshnoff is one of the most exciting voices in contemporary American music, and his lyricism is accompanied by vibrant expressive qualities. The String Quartet...continue...
1 CD / RCA Records / 2004-07-13Works: George Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue; An American in Paris; Concerto for Piano in F major
Performers: Ohlsson, Garrick; Simas, Jerome; Thomas, Michael Tilson
Conductors: Thomas, Michael Tilson
Ensemble: New World Symphony; San Francisco Symphony
Sexy and soulful, these Gershwin classics sparkle with spectacular sound in the hands of these great American artists....continue...
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2003-09-01Works: Stephen Hartke: Concerto for Clarinet ("Landscapes with Blues"); The Rose of the Winds, for 4 violins, 2 violas & 2 cellos; Gradus, for bass clarinet, vibraphone, piano, violin, cello & double bass; ...
Performers: Athayde, Juliana; Best, Scott; Bjella, David; Guterman, Beth; Huebl, Carolyn; Jones, Allison [Violin]; Murray, Ed; Nemith, Joshua; Newdome, Beth; Renz, Laura; Saegusa, Miho; Simas, Jerome; Stoltzman,...
Conductors: Stern, Michael
Ensemble: Iris Chamber Orchestra
Stephen Hartke's 'Clarinet Concerto' exuberantly reflects West Africa, his New York roots, and the tradition of the Delta blues. Recorded here for the first time,...continue...