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Leach: Ariadne's Lament, Etc


Release Date: 02/24/1998 
Label:  New World Records   Catalog #: 80525   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Mary Jane Leach
Performer:  Muneko OtaniKelley MikkelsenMichiko OshimaJennifer Leshnower,   ... 
Conductor:  Virginia DavidsonWilliam Payn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Treble SingersCassatt String QuartetRooke Chapel Choir
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 56 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

REVIEWS:
Village Voice (8/26/1998) - "...[as examples of postminimalism]Leach's works stay closer to minimalism...[and]tonality....within her sometimes conventionally contrapuntal idiom, she wrings all the hair-raising dissonance she can muster from every half step clash..." Rating: A-
REVIEWS:
Village Voice (8/26/1998) - "...[as examples of postminimalism]Leach's works stay closer to minimalism...[and]tonality....within her sometimes conventionally contrapuntal idiom, she wrings all the hair-raising dissonance she can muster from every half step clash..." Rating: A- Read less

Works on This Recording

1. O Magna Vasti Creta by Mary Jane Leach
Performer:  Muneko Otani (Violin), Kelley Mikkelsen (Cello), Michiko Oshima (Viola),
Jennifer Leshnower (Violin)
Conductor:  Virginia Davidson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Treble Singers,  Cassatt String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1997; USA 
2. Call of the Dance by Mary Jane Leach
Performer:  Arlene Travis (Soprano)
Conductor:  Virginia Davidson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Treble Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1997; USA 
3. Ariadne's Lament by Mary Jane Leach
Conductor:  Virginia Davidson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Treble Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1993; USA 
4. Song of Sorrows by Mary Jane Leach
Conductor:  William Payn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rooke Chapel Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1995; USA 
5. Windjammer by Mary Jane Leach
Performer:  Patrick Burton (Clarinet), Klyph Johnson (Bassoon), Libby Van Cleve (Oboe)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1995; USA 
6. Tricky Pan by Mary Jane Leach
Performer:  David Lee Echelard (Tenor), David Lee Echelard (Countertenor)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1995; USA 

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