Ransom Wilson

Biography

Born: October 25, 1951  
Ransom Wilson is an American flautist and conductor who established his reputation in the 1980s interpreting music of so-called 'minimalist' composers. Steve Reich's Vermont Counterpoint was written for him. In time, Wilson turned more toward conducting as an avocation, and is frequently seen as the maestro at Lincoln Center. He has recorded both on the flute and with the 'stick' for EMI and Delos. Ransom Wilson is an American flautist and conductor who established his reputation in the 1980s interpreting music of so-called 'minimalist' composers. Steve Reich's Vermont Counterpoint was written for him. In time, Wilson turned more toward conducting as an avocation, and is frequently seen as the maestro at Lincoln Center. He has recorded both on the flute and with the 'stick' for EMI and Delos. Read less

Biography

Born: October 25, 1951  
Ransom Wilson is an American flautist and conductor who established his reputation in the 1980s interpreting music of so-called 'minimalist' composers. Steve Reich's Vermont Counterpoint was written for him. In time, Wilson turned more toward conducting as an avocation, and is frequently seen as the maestro at Lincoln Center. He has recorded both on the flute and with the 'stick' for EMI and Delos.
WORKS ALBUMS
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I. Allegro maestoso from Concerto No. 1 in G, K. 313
II. Adagio non troppo from Concerto No. 1 in G, K 313
III. Rondo (Temp di Menuetto) from Concerto No. 1 in G, K. 313
I. Allegro aperto from Concerto No. 2 in D, K. 314
II. Andante ma non troppo from Concerto No. 2 in D K. 314
Flute Concerto No. 2 in D K314/285d: III. Rondeau (Allegro)
Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 In F, Bwv.1047 (1995 Digital Remaster): Allegro
Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 In F, Bwv.1047 (1995 Digital Remaster): Andante
Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 In F, Bwv.1047 (1995 Digital Remaster): Allegro Assai
Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 in D BWV. 1050 (1995 Digital Remaster): I. Allegro
Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 in D BWV. 1050 (1995 Digital Remaster): II. Affettuoso
Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 in D BWV. 1050 (1995 Digital Remaster): III. Allegro
Orchestral Suite No. 2 in B minor, BWV. 1067 (1995 Digital Remaster): Grave - Allegro
Orchestral Suite No. 2 in B minor, BWV. 1067 (1995 Digital Remaster): Rondo (Allegro)
Orchestral Suite No. 2 in B minor, BWV. 1067 (1995 Digital Remaster): Sarabande
Orchestral Suite No. 2 in B minor, BWV. 1067 (1995 Digital Remaster): Bouree I - Bouree II
Orchestral Suite No. 2 in B minor, BWV. 1067 (1995 Digital Remaster): Polonaise (Moderato)
Orchestral Suite No. 2 in B minor, BWV. 1067 (1995 Digital Remaster): Menuet (Allegretto) - Badinerie (Allegro)


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