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Passage - 138 Bc ? Ad 1611 / Empire Brass Quintet, Monahan


Release Date: 11/08/1994 
Label:  Telarc   Catalog #: 80355   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  AnonymousRolf SmedvigCarlo GesualdoElizabeth Gaver,   ... 
Performer:  Douglas WrightMichael CollverKen AmisKurt Wortman,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Empire Brass
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 55 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Works on This Recording

1. Haec dies by Anonymous
Performer:  Douglas Wright (Trombone), Michael Collver (Countertenor), Ken Amis (Tuba)
Period: Medieval 
Date of Recording: 05/1994 
Venue:  Berkshire Performing Arts Center, MA 
Length: 2 Minutes 0 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
Notes: Arranged: Rolf Smedvig 
2. Minimal by Rolf Smedvig
Performer:  Kurt Wortman (Percussion)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Empire Brass
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 05/1994 
Venue:  Berkshire Performing Arts Center, MA 
Length: 0 Minutes 44 Secs. 
3. Factus est repente by Anonymous
Performer:  Laurie Monahan (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: Medieval 
Date of Recording: 05/1994 
Venue:  Berkshire Performing Arts Center, MA 
Length: 1 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
4. Peccantem me quotidie by Carlo Gesualdo
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Empire Brass
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1603; Italy 
Date of Recording: 05/1994 
Venue:  Berkshire Performing Arts Center, MA 
Length: 5 Minutes 50 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Sir Peter Maxwell Davies 
5. First Delphic Hymn by Anonymous
Performer:  Kurt Wortman (Percussion), Pete Maunu (Guitar)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Empire Brass
Written: 138 BC; Greece 
Date of Recording: 05/1994 
Venue:  Berkshire Performing Arts Center, MA 
Length: 2 Minutes 31 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Rolf Smedvig 
6. Instrumental Piece by Elizabeth Gaver
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Empire Brass
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 05/1994 
Venue:  Berkshire Performing Arts Center, MA 
Length: 3 Minutes 54 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Rolf Smedvig 
7. Sibley sanctus lydian by Anonymous
Performer:  Rolf Smedvig (Trumpet), Doug Lunn (Bass Guitar), Kurt Wortman (Percussion),
Eric Ruske (French Horn)
Period: Medieval 
Date of Recording: 05/1994 
Venue:  Berkshire Performing Arts Center, MA 
Length: 3 Minutes 55 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Rolf Smedvig and Kurt Wortman 
8. De profundis by Nicolo Parma
Performer:  Doug Lunn (Bass Guitar), Michael Collver (Countertenor), Pete Maunu (Guitar),
Laurie Monahan (Mezzo Soprano), Luiz Garcia (French Horn), David Goldblatt (Synthesizer),
Kurt Wortman (Percussion)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Empire Brass
Period: Renaissance 
Written: Italy 
Date of Recording: 05/1994 
Venue:  Berkshire Performing Arts Center, MA 
Length: 7 Minutes 5 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
Notes: Arranged: Rolf Smedvig 
9. Hopper Dance by Rolf Smedvig
Performer:  Kurt Wortman (Percussion)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Empire Brass
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 05/1994 
Venue:  Berkshire Performing Arts Center, MA 
Length: 5 Minutes 49 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is based upon the "spagna" dance arrangements of Johann Weck (c1495-1536) and Francisco de la Torre (fl1483-1504). 
10. Instrumental by Rolf Smedvig
Performer:  Pete Maunu (Guitar), Luiz Garcia (French Horn), Doug Lunn (Bass Guitar),
David Goldblatt (Synthesizer)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Empire Brass
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 05/1994 
Venue:  Berkshire Performing Arts Center, MA 
Length: 0 Minutes 49 Secs. 
11. Si dolce non sonò, madrigal for 3 voices, S. 210 by Francesco Landini
Performer:  Kurt Wortman (Percussion), David Goldblatt (Synthesizer)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Empire Brass
Period: Medieval 
Written: circa 1350-1397 
Date of Recording: 05/1994 
Venue:  Berkshire Performing Arts Center, MA 
Length: 5 Minutes 21 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Rolf Smedvig 
12. Sun Credo by Rolf Smedvig
Performer:  David Goldblatt (Synthesizer), Doug Lunn (Bass Guitar), Kurt Wortman (Percussion)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Empire Brass
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 05/1994 
Venue:  Berkshire Performing Arts Center, MA 
Length: 6 Minutes 59 Secs. 
13. Scandanavian Chant by Rolf Smedvig
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Empire Brass
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 05/1994 
Venue:  Berkshire Performing Arts Center, MA 
Length: 0 Minutes 54 Secs. 
Notes: This work is based on a theme "Helmo Og Nykkjen" by Kirsten Bráten Berg. 
14. Dilectus Meus by Anonymous
Performer:  Laurie Monahan (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: Medieval 
Written: 14th Century 
Date of Recording: 05/1994 
Venue:  Berkshire Performing Arts Center, MA 
Length: 1 Minutes 8 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
15. O clarissima mater by Hildegard of Bingen
Performer:  Laurie Monahan (Mezzo Soprano), Rolf Smedvig (Trumpet)
Period: Medieval 
Written: 12th Century; Germany 
Date of Recording: 05/1994 
Venue:  Berkshire Performing Arts Center, MA 
Length: 1 Minutes 10 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
Notes: Arranged: Rolf Smedvig
This arrangement is titled "Lydian." 
16. The Melancholy of Departure by Mark Isham
Performer:  Kurt Wortman (Percussion)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Empire Brass
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 05/1994 
Venue:  Berkshire Performing Arts Center, MA 
Length: 5 Minutes 13 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Mark Isham and Kurt Wortman 

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