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Kraft: Variations For Orchestra; Two Pieces; The Vision Of Isaiah; For Those We Loved / Suben, Moravian Philharmonic

Kraft / Moravian Pco / Suben
Release Date: 06/19/2012 
Label:  Centaur Records   Catalog #: 3197   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Leo Kraft
Conductor:  Joel Eric Suben
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Moravian Philharmonic OrchestraSlovak National Opera Chorus
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Born in Brooklyn in 1922, Leo Kraft has filled his life and the lives of others with music through his prodigious career as composer, educator, writer on musical topics, and as an author of numerous books on music theory. He holds degrees from Queens College CUNY and Princeton University. The majority of his work is chamber music and he composes for orchestra, piano, vocal, band and electronic.

This recording offers a fine cross-section of Leo Kraft's music and features the Moravian Philharmonic Orchestra under Joel Eric Suben.
Born in Brooklyn in 1922, Leo Kraft has filled his life and the lives of others with music through his prodigious career as composer, educator, writer on musical topics, and as an author of numerous books on music theory. He holds degrees from Queens College CUNY and Princeton University. The majority of his work is chamber music and he composes for orchestra, piano, vocal, band and electronic.

This recording offers a fine cross-section of Leo Kraft's music and features the Moravian Philharmonic Orchestra under Joel Eric Suben.
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Works on This Recording

1.
Variations for Orchestra by Leo Kraft
Conductor:  Joel Eric Suben
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Moravian Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1958; USA 
2.
Pieces (2) for Orchestra by Leo Kraft
Conductor:  Joel Eric Suben
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Moravian Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
3.
For Those We Loved by Leo Kraft
Conductor:  Joel Eric Suben
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Moravian Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
4.
The Vision of Isaiah by Leo Kraft
Conductor:  Joel Eric Suben
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Moravian Philharmonic Orchestra,  Slovak National Opera Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 

Sound Samples

Variations for Orchestra
2 Pieces for Orchestra: No. 1. Adagio
2 Pieces for Orchestra: No. 2. Allegro deciso
For Those We Loved
The Vision of Isaiah

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