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Living Music - New Chamber Music for Flute / Dade

Release Date: 02/09/2018 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8559831  
Composer:  Aaron Jay KernisMichael FineNoam ElkiesJennifer Margaret Barker,   ... 
Performer:  Maurycy BanaszekScott YooAlice K. DadeErik Arvinder,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Contemporary music is alive and well in innumerable forms and genres, and the flexibility and colorful sonorities of the flute have attracted composers of every style. This collection of beautiful chamber music with flute is performed by award-winning soloist Alice K. Dade and includes four premiere recordings. These take us from Aaron Jay Kernis’s Air, the composer’s ‘love letter in music,’ via the youthful memories of Michael Fine’s Skipping Stones, the Baroque and jazz elements in Noam Elkies’ E Sonata and the breathtaking mountain scenery of Jennifer Margaret Barker’s Na Tri Peathraichan, to the novel and mysterious musical mirroring of Dan Coleman’s Pavanes and Symmetries, This is a program to tease the imagination and stimulate the Read more senses. Read less

Works on This Recording

Air by Aaron Jay Kernis
Performer:  Maurycy Banaszek (Viola), Scott Yoo (Violin), Alice K. Dade (Flute),
Erik Arvinder (Violin), Jonah Kim (Cello)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1996; United States 
Skipping Stones by Michael Fine
Performer:  Jonah Kim (Cello), Erik Arvinder (Violin), Alice K. Dade (Flute),
Scott Yoo (Violin), Maurycy Banaszek (Viola), Susan Cahill (Double Bass)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2013; United States 
E Sonata, Op. 40 by Noam Elkies
Performer:  Alice K. Dade (Flute), Noam D. Elkies (Piano)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 1996; United States 
Na Trě Peathraichean, for flute & piano by Jennifer Margaret Barker
Performer:  Alice K. Dade (Flute), John Novacek (Piano)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2000; United States 
Pavanes and Symmetries by Dan Coleman
Performer:  Alice K. Dade (Flute), John Novacek (Piano)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2000; United States 

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