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Time For Marimba - Miki, Takemitsu, Etc / Daniella Ganeva


Release Date: 05/31/2005 
Label:  Signum U.k.   Catalog #: 57   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Minoru MikiKeiko AbeToru TakemitsuAkira Yuama,   ... 
Performer:  Gary KettelGraham InstrallGraham ColeDaniella Ganeva,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 10 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Daniella Ganeva is considered to be one of the finest marimba artists of our time. Born in Bulgaria, Daniella began her percussion studies at the age of eleven and has 'clocked up' many wonderful achivements during her career. Her work in the UK and beyond has earned her a great deal of respect from audiences and percussionists worldwide, and extraordinary critical acclaim. Whether performing in the concert hall or gracing the airwaves, Daniella delights audiences with her passionate and energetic style. 'This is an instrument with a huge dynamic range' says Daniella, 'and one that can sing with the beauty and innocence of a child or with the aggression of a rock band!' In addition to her busy peforming career, Daniella is regularly in the Read more recording studio. Of the various recordings she has been involved with it is her solo albums that have been extraordinarily successful across the world. This album is no exception as the performances here are regarded by many to be amongst the finest of this repertoire available. Indeed, some consider them to have set a standard with which all others are compared. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Marimba Spiritual by Minoru Miki
Performer:  Gary Kettel (Percussion), Graham Instrall (Percussion), Graham Cole (Percussion),
Daniella Ganeva (Percussion)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1984; Japan 
Venue:  St. Augustine's Church, Kilburn, London 
Length: 14 Minutes 43 Secs. 
2. Dream of the Cherry Blossoms by Keiko Abe
Performer:  Daniella Ganeva (Percussion)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1984; Japan 
Venue:  St. Augustine's Church, Kilburn, London 
Length: 5 Minutes 31 Secs. 
3. Rain Tree by Toru Takemitsu
Performer:  Daniella Ganeva (Percussion), Gillian McDonald (Percussion), Graham Instrall (Percussion)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1981; Japan 
Venue:  St. Augustine's Church, Kilburn, London 
Length: 14 Minutes 30 Secs. 
4. Time by Minoru Miki
Performer:  Daniella Ganeva (Percussion)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1968; Japan 
Venue:  St. Augustine's Church, Kilburn, London 
Length: 9 Minutes 57 Secs. 
5. Divertimento by Akira Yuama
Performer:  Simon Haram (Alto Saxophone), Daniella Ganeva (Percussion)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1968; Japan 
Venue:  St. Augustine's Church, Kilburn, London 
Length: 14 Minutes 46 Secs. 
6. Movements (2) for Marimba by Toshimitsu Tanaka
Performer:  Daniella Ganeva (Percussion)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1965; Japan 
Venue:  St. Augustine's Church, Kilburn, London 
Length: 10 Minutes 9 Secs. 

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