1 CD / Orange Mountain Music / 2009-06-09Works: Philip Glass / Robert Moran: The Juniper Tree, chamber opera
Performers: Brown, Janet; Cotten, William; Derrah, Thomas; Stoneman, David; Sylvan, Sanford [Baritone Vocals]; Torgove, Lynn; Walters, Valerie; West, Jayne
Conductors: Pittman, Richard
The Juniper Tree is an opera composed by Philip Glass and Robert Moran with a libretto by Arthur Yorinks and is based on a tale...continue...
Personnel: Janet Brown (soprano); Sanford Sylvan (baritone).
Recording information: American Repertory Theater, Cambridge, MA....continue...
2 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2009-05-26Works: Igor Stravinsky: Rake's Progress
Performers: Cheek, John; Garrison, Jon [Tenor Vocal]; Johnson, Jeffrey [Bass Vocal]; Love, Shirley; Lowery, Melvin; West, Jayne; White, Wendy [Mezzo-soprano Vocal]; Woodley, Arthur
Conductors: Craft, Robert
Ensemble: Orchestra of St. Luke's
Robert Craft first met Stravinsky on the same day that Auden delivered the completed libretto to the composer, and was directly involved in what he...continue...
1 CD / Avie Records / 2009-04-01Works: Johann Sebastian Bach: Cantata no 30, "Freue dich, erlöste Schar," BWV 30 (BC A178); Cantata no 33, "Allein zu dir, Herr Jesu Christ" BWV 33; George Frederick Handel: Hercules
Performers: Hunt Lieberson, Lorraine [Mezzo-Soprano (Vocals)]; Maddon, Danielle; Snapp, Shannon; West, Jayne; Wong, Lena
Conductors: Smith, Craig; Harbison, John
Ensemble: Emmanuel Music Orchestra
"The early death of Lorraine Hunt Lieberson deprived the world of an exceptional artist and one, moreover, who left all too few commercial recordings... this...continue...
1 CD / Innova / 2006-03-20Works: Robert Moran: Open Veins, for violin & variable ensemble; Desert of Roses, opera; 32 Cryptograms for Derek Jarman, for chamber orchestra; Stimmen des letzten Siegels (Voices of the Last Seals), for 2...
Performers: Balanescu, Alexander; West, Jayne
Conductors: Moran, Robert; Smith, Craig; Barber, Charlie; Hermann, Alexander
Ensemble: Ensemble Chrismos; Piano Circus; Sound Affairs Band
Personnel: Alexander Balanescu (violin).
Recording information: Barbirolli Hall, St. Clement Danes School, Chorleywood, (08/06/1991-10/14/2001); Frauenkirche, Munich, Germany (08/06/1991-10/14/...continue...
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2004-01-01Works: Philippe Gaubert: Madrigal, for flute & piano; Aquarelles (3), for flute, cello & piano; Divertissement Grec, for 2 flutes & harp; Soir paien, for voice, flute & piano; Tarantelle, for flute, oboe & ...
Performers: Ferrillo, John; Lowe, Malcolm; Pearce, Andrew [Cello]; Pilot, Ann Hobson; Pinkas, Sally; Smith, Fenwick; West, Jayne; Zoon, Jacques
"These piece are pretty, but the playing is astounding. Smith gives smart performances with a warm sound an perfect intonation. The unity of collaboration between...continue...
2 CD / E1 Entertainment / 2001-11-20Works: Johann Sebastian Bach: Cantata no 75 "Die Elenden sollen essen" BWV 75; Cantata no 76, "Die Himmel erzählen die Ehre Gottes," BWV 76; Cantata no 39, "Brich dem Hungrigen dein Brot," BWV 39; Cant...
Performers: Anderson, Roberta; Colton, Kendra; Gray, Gerald Thomas [Tenor Vocal]; Guttry, Paul; Hite, William; Kelley, Frank; McSweeney, Mark; Raymond, Gloria; Turner, Ryan; West, Jayne; Wilkinson, Donald
Conductors: Smith, Craig
Ensemble: Emmanuel Music Chorus
1 CD / E1 Entertainment / 1999-10-19Works: Johann Sebastian Bach: Cantata no 34, "O ewiges Feuer, O Ursprung der Liebe," BWV 34; Cantata no 133, "Ich freue mich in dir" BWV 133; Cantata no 151, "Süsser Trost, mein Jesus kömmt" BWV 1...
Performers: Colton, Kendra; Dellal, Pamela; Geha, Mary Westbrook; Gray, Gerald; Guttry, Paul; Hite, William; Kelley, Frank; McSweeney, Mark; Raymond, Gloria; Risinger, Mark; West, Jayne; Wilkinson, Donald
Conductors: Smith, Craig
Ensemble: Chorus of Emmanuel Music; Emmanuel Music Orchestra
"...Music and theology come together in absolutely extraordinary ways in this foursome, and a first-rate set of notes by the conductor will help bring the...continue...