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Intermezzo - Music For Violin & Viola / Joiner Duo


Release Date: 01/30/2001 
Label:  Aca Digital   Catalog #: 20061   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Max BruchAntonio BruniRobert FuchsAndreas Lidl,   ... 
Performer:  Anna Barbrey JoinerThomas JoinerMartha Thomas
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Joiner Duo
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 53 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Many composers have been drawn to the duet combination of soprano and alto voices in vocal music. Well known examples range from the religious works of J.S. Bach to the operas of Richard Strauss. A wider displacement of ranges seems to have been the norm in instrumental combinations. The standard piano trio of violin, cello, and piano, and its woodwind equivalent, oboe, bassoon and piano, has inspired composers from the classical era through the 20th century to produce masterpieces of chamber music. The repertoire chosen for this collection focuses on works for violin and viola duet, sometimes with piano. With the exception of the Brahms selection, these are all original works, or alternate versions created by the composers, and the impact Read more of the program thus presented is to leave one wondering why so many composers have been remiss in writing for this combination. Few of the composers represented here are household names, but have made a lasting contribution to an unjustly neglected repertoire. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Pieces (8) for Clarinet, Viola/Cello and Piano, Op. 83: no 6 in G minor by Max Bruch
Performer:  Anna Barbrey Joiner (Viola), Thomas Joiner (Violin), Martha Thomas (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Joiner Duo
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1910; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1997-99 
Length: 5 Minutes 24 Secs. 
2.
Pieces (8) for Clarinet, Viola/Cello and Piano, Op. 83: no 1 in A minor, Andante by Max Bruch
Performer:  Thomas Joiner (Violin), Anna Barbrey Joiner (Viola), Martha Thomas (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Joiner Duo
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1910; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1997-99 
Length: 3 Minutes 50 Secs. 
3.
Pieces (8) for Clarinet, Viola/Cello and Piano, Op. 83: no 4 in D minor, Allegro agitato by Max Bruch
Performer:  Thomas Joiner (Violin), Anna Barbrey Joiner (Viola), Martha Thomas (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Joiner Duo
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1910; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1997-99 
Length: 4 Minutes 19 Secs. 
4.
Duo concertante for Violin and Viola no 1 in E flat major by Antonio Bruni
Performer:  Thomas Joiner (Violin), Anna Barbrey Joiner (Viola)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Joiner Duo
Period: Classical 
Written: Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 1997-99 
Length: 11 Minutes 14 Secs. 
5.
Fantasy Pieces (7) for Violin, Viola and Piano, Op. 57 by Robert Fuchs
Performer:  Thomas Joiner (Violin), Anna Barbrey Joiner (Viola), Martha Thomas (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Joiner Duo
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1897; Berlin, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1997-99 
Length: 10 Minutes 9 Secs. 
6.
Duettos (6) for Violin and Viola/Cello/Violin, Op. 3: no 3 in G major by Andreas Lidl
Performer:  Thomas Joiner (Violin), Anna Barbrey Joiner (Viola)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Joiner Duo
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1778 
Date of Recording: 1997-99 
Length: 8 Minutes 12 Secs. 
7.
Pieces (6) for Piano, Op. 118: no 2, Intermezzo in A major by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Thomas Joiner (Violin), Anna Barbrey Joiner (Viola), Martha Thomas (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Joiner Duo
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Austria 
Date of Recording: 1997-99 
Length: 5 Minutes 48 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Jennifer Sperry and Anna Barbrey Joiner 
8.
Duo for Violin and Viola in C major, Op. 208 by Johann Wenzel Kalliwoda
Performer:  Anna Barbrey Joiner (Viola), Thomas Joiner (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Joiner Duo
Period: Romantic 
Written: Bohemia 
Date of Recording: 1997-99 
Length: 4 Minutes 9 Secs. 

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