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Chavez: Chamber Works Vol 3 / Southwest Chamber Music


Release Date: 10/25/2005 
Label:  Cambria   Catalog #: 8852   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Carlos Chavez
Performer:  Suzanna GuzmanAlba QuezadaRicardo Gallardo
Conductor:  Jeff von der Schmidt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Southwest Chamber Music SocietyTambuco
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 12 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

This album was nominated for the 2006 Grammy Award for "Best Classical Album" and "Best Small Ensemble Performance (with or without Conductor)." This album was nominated for the 2006 Grammy Award for "Best Classical Album" and "Best Small Ensemble Performance (with or without Conductor)." Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Xochipilli by Carlos Chavez
Conductor:  Jeff von der Schmidt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Southwest Chamber Music Society,  Tambuco
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1940; Mexico 
Date of Recording: 10/23/2004 
Venue:  Colburn School of Performing Arts, CA 
Length: 6 Minutes 27 Secs. 
2. Toccata for Percussion by Carlos Chavez
Conductor:  Jeff von der Schmidt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Southwest Chamber Music Society,  Tambuco
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942; Mexico 
Date of Recording: 10/23/2004 
Venue:  Colburn School of Performing Arts, CA 
Length: 12 Minutes 1 Secs. 
3. Tambuco by Carlos Chavez
Conductor:  Jeff von der Schmidt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Southwest Chamber Music Society,  Tambuco
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1964; Mexico 
Date of Recording: 10/24/2004 
Venue:  Colburn School of Performing Arts, CA 
Length: 15 Minutes 12 Secs. 
4. Lamentaciónes by Carlos Chavez
Performer:  Suzanna Guzman (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Jeff von der Schmidt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Southwest Chamber Music Society,  Tambuco
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1962; Mexico 
Date of Recording: 10/23/2004 
Venue:  Colburn School of Performing Arts, CA 
Length: 2 Minutes 16 Secs. 
Language: Spanish 
5. Cantos de Mexico by Carlos Chavez
Conductor:  Jeff von der Schmidt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Southwest Chamber Music Society,  Tambuco
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1933; Mexico 
Date of Recording: 10/23/2004 
Venue:  Colburn School of Performing Arts, CA 
Length: 3 Minutes 40 Secs. 
6. Antígona, apuntes para la Sinfonía by Carlos Chavez
Conductor:  Jeff von der Schmidt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Southwest Chamber Music Society
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932; Mexico 
Date of Recording: 10/23/2004 
Venue:  Colburn School of Performing Arts, CA 
Length: 6 Minutes 3 Secs. 
7. Tres Exágonos by Carlos Chavez
Performer:  Alba Quezada (Soprano)
Conductor:  Jeff von der Schmidt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Southwest Chamber Music Society
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1923; Mexico 
Date of Recording: 10/23/2004 
Venue:  Colburn School of Performing Arts, CA 
Length: 3 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Language: Spanish 
8. Otros Tres Exágonos by Carlos Chavez
Performer:  Alba Quezada (Soprano)
Conductor:  Jeff von der Schmidt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Southwest Chamber Music Society
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; Mexico 
Date of Recording: 10/23/2004 
Venue:  Colburn School of Performing Arts, CA 
Length: 4 Minutes 55 Secs. 
Language: Spanish 
9. Partita for Timpani Solo by Carlos Chavez
Performer:  Ricardo Gallardo (Timpani)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1973; Mexico 
Date of Recording: 10/24/2004 
Venue:  Colburn School of Performing Arts, CA 
Length: 9 Minutes 4 Secs. 
10. Melodías (4) tradicionales indias del Ecuador by Carlos Chavez
Performer:  Suzanna Guzman (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Jeff von der Schmidt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Southwest Chamber Music Society
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Mexico 
Date of Recording: 10/24/2004 
Venue:  Colburn School of Performing Arts, CA 
Length: 6 Minutes 37 Secs. 
Language: Spanish 
Notes: Composition written: Mexico (1942 - 1943). 

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