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Zeitgenossen 16 - Rosenfeld: Salamandrine Voices, Etc


Release Date: 09/26/2000 
Label:  Hastedt   Catalog #: 5316   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Gerhard Rosenfeld
Performer:  Christina AscherAlan MarksLucille Thoyer
Conductor:  Frithjof Haas
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Instrumental EnsembleBadische State Chorus
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 2 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

This CD presents four pieces of the Potsdam composer Gerhard Rosenfeld wrote between 1983 and 1991. These vocal works were composed for the New York born mezzo-soprano Christina Ascher, who now lives in Frankfurt. She studied voice at Oberlin and Juilliard. Hers is a strong commitment to contemporary music and her highly acclaimed avant-garde solo programs have been well received all over the world. She is also a well-respected oratorio and Lied singer. This CD presents four pieces of the Potsdam composer Gerhard Rosenfeld wrote between 1983 and 1991. These vocal works were composed for the New York born mezzo-soprano Christina Ascher, who now lives in Frankfurt. She studied voice at Oberlin and Juilliard. Hers is a strong commitment to contemporary music and her highly acclaimed avant-garde solo programs have been well received all over the world. She is also a well-respected oratorio and Lied singer. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Ognuno sta solo by Gerhard Rosenfeld
Performer:  Christina Ascher (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1986 
2. Sonnets françaises (3) by Gerhard Rosenfeld
Performer:  Christina Ascher (Mezzo Soprano), Alan Marks (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1984 
3. Salamandrine Voices by Gerhard Rosenfeld
Performer:  Lucille Thoyer (Guitar), Christina Ascher (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1992 
4. Mnemosyne by Gerhard Rosenfeld
Performer:  Christina Ascher (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Frithjof Haas
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Instrumental Ensemble,  Badische State Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1984 

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