Ricky Ian Gordon (b.1956): Rappahannock County; Late Afternoon / Walters, Sherman, Tuell, Moreno, Lattimore. Ricky Ian Gordon, piano
2 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2013-04-30Works: Ricky Ian Gordon: Rappahannock County, song cycle for voices & theater orchestra; Late Afternoon, song cycle for mezzo-soprano & piano
Performers: Gordon, Ricky Ian [Composer]; Lattimore, Margaret; Sherman, Faith; Tuell, Matthew [Tenor Vocal]; Walters, Mark
Conductors: Fischer, Rob
Ensemble: Virginia Arts Festival Orchestra
Inspired by diaries, letters, and personal accounts from the 1860s, Rappahannock County is a music-theatre work which movingly and dramatically commemorates the 150th anniversary of...continue...
Recording information: Harrison Opera House, Norfolk, Virginia, USA (2011-04-12&2011-04-16&2011-)....continue...
1 CD / Chandos Records / 1997-03-18Works: Robert Browne Hall: Death or Glory; Joaquín Rodrigo: Concierto de Aranjuez for Guitar; Kenneth Downie: Purcell Variations; Herbert L. Clarke: Shores of the Mighty Pacific; Carl Maria von Weber...
Performers: Bathgate, Melvyn; Beatty, Jonathan; Hirst, Andrew; Kilroy, Mike; Kingsley, Simon; Marshall, Richard; Walters, Mark; Wills, Simon
Conductors: Cutt, Gary; Parkes, Major Peter
Ensemble: Grimethorpe Colliery Band
"A good deal of what makes the band so strong is the measure of its star soloists; the solo set pieces for euphonium, cornet, tenor...continue...