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Looking Back: The Flute Music of Joseph Schwantner / Frisof, Pesca


Release Date: 07/08/2016 
Label:  Centaur Records   Catalog #: 3458   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Joseph Schwantner
Performer:  Sarah FrisofDaniel PescaJi Hye JungW. Lee Vinson
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Joseph Schwantner is one of the most prominent American composers of our day. This new release features Looking Back, a commission in honor of flutist Sam Baron by his former students. Sarah Frisof showcases Schwantner's works with her vibrant and soulful playing. Frisof was the winner of both the National Flute Association Young Artist Competition and the Heida Hermanns International Woodwind Competition. Frisof considers herself a proponent of contemporary music and frequently premieres major works. Joseph Schwantner is one of the most prominent American composers of our day. This new release features Looking Back, a commission in honor of flutist Sam Baron by his former students. Sarah Frisof showcases Schwantner's works with her vibrant and soulful playing. Frisof was the winner of both the National Flute Association Young Artist Competition and the Heida Hermanns International Woodwind Competition. Frisof considers herself a proponent of contemporary music and frequently premieres major works. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Soaring by Joseph Schwantner
Performer:  Sarah Frisof (Flute), Daniel Pesca (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1986; USA 
2.
Looking Back by Joseph Schwantner
Performer:  Sarah Frisof (Flute), Daniel Pesca (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 2009; USA 
3.
Black Anemones by Joseph Schwantner
Performer:  Sarah Frisof (Flute), Daniel Pesca (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1980; USA 
4.
Taking Charge by Joseph Schwantner
Performer:  Ji Hye Jung (Percussion), Sarah Frisof (Flute), Daniel Pesca (Piano),
W. Lee Vinson (Percussion)

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