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Something To Sing About

Kirchner,Lisa / Ives / Chihara / Rorem
Release Date: 05/10/2011 
Label:  Albany Records   Catalog #: 1268  
Composer:  Charles IvesPaul ChiharaJohn CoriglianoStanley Silverman,   ... 
Performer:  Lisa KirchnerJoel FanWilliam SchimmelDwayne Burno,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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1. In Autumn by Charles Ives
Performer:  Lisa Kirchner (Voice), Joel Fan (Piano), William Schimmel (Accordion),
Dwayne Burno (Double Bass), Ron Jackson (Guitar), Willie Jones Iii (Drums)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: ?1892; USA 
2. Prince of the City by Paul Chihara
Performer:  Vicente Archer (Double Bass), Ron Jackson (Guitar), Willie Jones Iii (Drums),
Sherman Irby (Saxophone), Xavier Davis (Piano), Lisa Kirchner (Voice)
3. The Cloisters: Fort Tryon Park by John Corigliano
Performer:  Willie Jones Iii (Drums), Lisa Kirchner (Voice), Xavier Davis (Piano),
Vicente Archer (Double Bass), Ron Jackson (Guitar), Sherman Irby (Saxophone)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1965; USA 
4. Sign No More Ladies by Stanley Silverman
Performer:  Willie Jones Iii (Drums), Lisa Kirchner (Voice), Xavier Davis (Piano),
Vicente Archer (Double Bass), Ron Jackson (Guitar), Sherman Irby (Saxophone)
5. Suicide in C Minor by William Schimmel
Performer:  Lisa Kirchner (Voice), Xavier Davis (Piano), Vicente Archer (Double Bass),
Ron Jackson (Guitar), Willie Jones Iii (Drums), Sherman Irby (Saxophone)
6. Early in the morning by Ned Rorem
Performer:  Lisa Kirchner (Voice), Xavier Davis (Piano), Vicente Archer (Double Bass),
Ron Jackson (Guitar), Willie Jones Iii (Drums), Sherman Irby (Saxophone)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1955; USA 
7. Leila's Song by John Adams
Performer:  Lisa Kirchner (Voice), Xavier Davis (Piano), Vicente Archer (Double Bass),
Ron Jackson (Guitar), Willie Jones Iii (Drums), Sherman Irby (Saxophone)
8. Crazy Love by Lisa Kirchner
Performer:  Lisa Kirchner (Voice), Xavier Davis (Piano), Vicente Archer (Double Bass),
Ron Jackson (Guitar), Willie Jones Iii (Drums), Sherman Irby (Saxophone)
9. Old American Songs, Set 2: The Little Horses by Aaron Copland
Performer:  Lisa Kirchner (Voice), Xavier Davis (Piano), Vicente Archer (Double Bass),
Ron Jackson (Guitar), Willie Jones Iii (Drums), Sherman Irby (Saxophone)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1952; USA 
10. Final Alice: Acrostic Songs by David Del Tredici
Performer:  Lisa Kirchner (Voice), Xavier Davis (Piano), Vicente Archer (Double Bass),
Ron Jackson (Guitar), Willie Jones Iii (Drums), Sherman Irby (Saxophone)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1976; USA 
11. Barefoot by Bob Telson
Performer:  Lisa Kirchner (Voice), Xavier Davis (Piano), Vicente Archer (Double Bass),
Ron Jackson (Guitar), Willie Jones Iii (Drums), Sherman Irby (Saxophone)
12. Lily by Leon Kirchner
Performer:  Lisa Kirchner (Voice), Xavier Davis (Piano), Vicente Archer (Double Bass),
Ron Jackson (Guitar), Willie Jones Iii (Drums), Sherman Irby (Saxophone)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1973-1976; USA 
13. Strange by John Harbison
Performer:  Lisa Kirchner (Voice), Xavier Davis (Piano), Vicente Archer (Double Bass),
Ron Jackson (Guitar), Willie Jones Iii (Drums), Sherman Irby (Saxophone)
14. Photograph Song by Stanley Silverman
Performer:  Lisa Kirchner (Voice), Xavier Davis (Piano), Vicente Archer (Double Bass),
Ron Jackson (Guitar), Willie Jones Iii (Drums), Sherman Irby (Saxophone)
15. Night, Make My Day by William Bolcom
Performer:  Lisa Kirchner (Voice), Xavier Davis (Piano), Vicente Archer (Double Bass),
Ron Jackson (Guitar), Willie Jones Iii (Drums), Sherman Irby (Saxophone)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
16. Sophie Rose-Rosalee by Wynton Marsalis
Performer:  Lisa Kirchner (Voice), Xavier Davis (Piano), Vicente Archer (Double Bass),
Ron Jackson (Guitar), Willie Jones Iii (Drums), Sherman Irby (Saxophone)
17. Under the Willow Tree by Samuel Barber
Performer:  Lisa Kirchner (Voice), Xavier Davis (Piano), Vicente Archer (Double Bass),
Ron Jackson (Guitar), Willie Jones Iii (Drums), Sherman Irby (Saxophone)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1956 
18. Old American Songs, Set 1: Long Time Ago by Aaron Copland
Performer:  Lisa Kirchner (Voice), Xavier Davis (Piano), Vicente Archer (Double Bass),
Ron Jackson (Guitar), Willie Jones Iii (Drums), Sherman Irby (Saxophone)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1950; USA 

Sound Samples

In Autumn
Prince of the City
The Cloisters: Fort Tryon Park: September
Sigh No More, Ladies
Suicide in C minor
Early in the Morning
I was Looking at the Ceiling and Then I Saw the Sky: Leila's Song
Crazy Love, Crazy Heart
Old American Songs II: I. The Little Horses
Final Alice: Acrostic Song
Barefoot
Lily
The Great Gatsby: Strange
Elephant Steps: Photograph Song
Casino Paradise: Night Make My Day
Sophie Rose-Rosalee
Under the Willow Tree
Old American Songs I: III. Long Time Ago

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