3 CD / Sony Classical / 2012-01-24Works: Philip Glass: Songs from Liquid Days; Facades; A Gentleman's Honor, for flute, soprano, female chorus & orchestra; Satyagraha; Akhnaten; Bed (from Einstein on the Beach), for solo voice & organ; In t...
Performers: Andoniadis, George; Cummings, Claudia; Dunkel, Paul; Esswood, Paul; Fowler, Bernard [Producer/Songwriter]; Gibson, Jon [Avant-Garde]; Glass, Philip; Hauptmann, Cornelius [Bass Vocal]; Hiskey, Iris; K...
Conductors: Riesman, Michael; Davies, Dennis R.; Shaw, Robert; Keene, Christopher
Ensemble: ; Philip Glass Ensemble
1 CD / Bridge / 2008-05-01Works: Stephen Jaffe: Cut Time, for orchestra; Concerto for cello & orchestra; Poetry of the Piedmont, for orchestra; Homage to the Breath, for voice, cello & ensemble
Performers: Hardy, David; Vargas, Milagro
Conductors: Llewellyn, Grant; Mann, Paul; Kendall, Christopher
Ensemble: ; North Carolina Symphony Orchestra; Twenty First Century Consort
This third volume of Stephen Jaffe's music focuses on orchestral music, with the largest work being the American composer's 32 minute Cello Concerto, a virtuoso...continue...
1 CD / Hanssler Classic / 1998-11-13Works: Krzysztof Penderecki: Credo
Performers: Banse, Juliane; Quasthoff, Thomas; Randle, Thomas; Simpson, Marietta; Vargas, Milagro
Conductors: Rilling, Helmuth
Ensemble: Oregon Bach Festival Chorus; Oregon Bach Festival Orchestra
"A magnificent work of searching beauty," wrote The Oregonian music critic following the world premiere performance of Penderecki's "Credo" at the 1998 Oregon Bach Festival....continue...
1 CD / Albany Records / 1997-06-01Works: James Yannatos: Trinity Mass, for soloists, choirs & orchestra
Performers: Honeysucker, Robert; Humphrey, Jon; Shelton, Lucy [Soprano Vocal]; Sylvan, Sanford [Baritone Vocals]; Vargas, Milagro
Conductors: Yannatos, James
Ensemble: Harvard-Radcliffe Collegium Musicum Chamber Choir
"Trinity Mass is possibly a masterpiece worthy to stand comparison with such other 20th-century milestones as Britten's War Requiem, Tippet's A Child of Our Time...continue...
1 CD / Sony Classical / 1989-08-22Works: Philip Glass: MEDLEY; Akhnaten; Einstein on the Beach
Performers: Andoniadis, George; Childs, Lucinda; Cummings, Claudia; Esswood, Paul; Gibson, Jon [Avant-Garde]; Glass, Philip; Hiskey, Iris; Johnson, Samuel [Reggae]; Landry, Richard; Liss, Rhonda; McFarland, Robe...
Conductors: Keene, Christopher; Davies, Dennis R.; Riesman, Michael
Ensemble: New York City Opera Chorus; New York City Opera Orchestra; Philip Glass Ensemble; Stuttgart State Opera Chorus; Stuttgart State Opera Orchestra; Stuttgart State Orchestra
Personnel: Philip Glass (organ); Iris Hiskey, Claudia Cummings, Sheryl Woods (soprano); Paul Esswood, Douglas Perry (tenor); Paul Zukofsky (violin); Richard Landry (bass clarinet); Jon Gibson (sopra...continue...