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American Masters - Shapey: The Covenant, Rituals, Etc


Release Date: 10/24/1995 
Label:  Composers Recordings, Inc. (Cri)   Catalog #: 690   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Ralph Shapey
Performer:  Elsa CharlstonGershon SillinsDavid HildnerThomas Howell,   ... 
Conductor:  Ralph Shapey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Contemporary Chamber Players University of ChicagoLondon Sinfonietta
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 13 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. The Covenant by Ralph Shapey
Performer:  Elsa Charlston (Soprano), Gershon Sillins (Baritone), David Hildner (Violin),
Thomas Howell (French Horn), Norbert Nielubowski (Bassoon), Robert Morgan (English Horn),
J. Lawrie Bloom (Clarinet), Robert Morgan (Oboe), Marie Moulton (Piccolo),
Marie Moulton (Flute), Brian Perry (Trumpet), Edward Kocher (Trombone),
Peter Wahrhaftig (Tuba), Andrea Swan (Piano), Edward Poremba (Percussion),
Michael C. Green (Timpani), Everett Zlatoff-Mirsky (Viola), Elliott M. Golob (Violin),
Joseph Guastafeste (Double Bass), Barbara Haffner (Cello)
Conductor:  Ralph Shapey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Contemporary Chamber Players University of Chicago
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1977; USA 
Date of Recording: 09/1981 
Venue:  Chicago, Illinois 
Length: 42 Minutes 13 Secs. 
Language: English 
2. Rituals by Ralph Shapey
Performer:  Richard Fudoli (Tenor Saxophone), Ray Swinfield (Alto Saxophone), Roy Willox (Baritone Saxophone),
William McKinney (Piano)
Conductor:  Ralph Shapey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Sinfonietta
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1959; USA 
Length: 12 Minutes 25 Secs. 
3. Incantations by Ralph Shapey
Performer:  Norbert Szymanski (Percussion), Edward Poremba (Timpani), Lenny Morrison (Trumpet),
Frederick Hemke (Saxophone), Charles Geyer (Trumpet), Paul Ondracek (French Horn),
Bethany Beardslee (Soprano), Roger Malitz (Cello), John Cobb (Piano)
Conductor:  Ralph Shapey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Contemporary Chamber Players University of Chicago
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1961; USA 
Length: 17 Minutes 57 Secs. 
Language: English 

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