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Elliott Schwartz: Hall Of Mirrors, Crystal, Kaleidoscope, Rainforest With Birds / Radnofsky Saxophone Quartet , Et Al


Release Date: 04/14/2009 
Label:  Innova   Catalog #: 681   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Elliott Schwartz
Performer:  Elliott SchwartzPaul HoffmanTom GoldsteinPaul Vasile,   ... 
Conductor:  Tom Everett
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Radnofsky Saxophone QuartetHarvard University Sunday Choir
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

REVIEWS:
Signal To Noise (magazine) (p.63) - "These recall the works of early 20th-century Frenchman Darius Milhaud at his most jazz-inspired -- elegant albeit in a most wry ad tart fashion, almost a burlesque of salon sophistication."
REVIEWS:
Signal To Noise (magazine) (p.63) - "These recall the works of early 20th-century Frenchman Darius Milhaud at his most jazz-inspired -- elegant albeit in a most wry ad tart fashion, almost a burlesque of salon sophistication." Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Hall of Mirrors: no 1, Can You Spell "Sachsofone?" by Elliott Schwartz
Performer:  Elliott Schwartz (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Radnofsky Saxophone Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 1 Minutes 3 Secs. 
2.
Hall of Mirrors: no 2, Counting Lesson by Elliott Schwartz
Performer:  Elliott Schwartz (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Radnofsky Saxophone Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 1 Minutes 44 Secs. 
3.
Hall of Mirrors: no 3, Humoresque by Elliott Schwartz
Performer:  Elliott Schwartz (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Radnofsky Saxophone Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 1 Minutes 40 Secs. 
4.
Hall of Mirrors: no 4, Drones and Points by Elliott Schwartz
Performer:  Elliott Schwartz (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Radnofsky Saxophone Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 2 Minutes 58 Secs. 
5.
Hall of Mirrors: no 5, Chorale with Interruptions by Elliott Schwartz
Performer:  Elliott Schwartz (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Radnofsky Saxophone Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 4 Minutes 31 Secs. 
6.
Hall of Mirrors: no 6, Mirror Variations by Elliott Schwartz
Performer:  Elliott Schwartz (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Radnofsky Saxophone Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 4 Minutes 46 Secs. 
7.
Crystal "A Cycle of Names and Memories": no 1 by Elliott Schwartz
Performer:  Paul Hoffman (Piano), Tom Goldstein (Percussion)
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 2 Minutes 50 Secs. 
8.
Crystal "A Cycle of Names and Memories": no 2 by Elliott Schwartz
Performer:  Tom Goldstein (Percussion), Paul Hoffman (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 3 Minutes 6 Secs. 
9.
Crystal "A Cycle of Names and Memories": no 3 by Elliott Schwartz
Performer:  Tom Goldstein (Percussion), Paul Hoffman (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 3 Minutes 16 Secs. 
10.
Crystal "A Cycle of Names and Memories": no 4 by Elliott Schwartz
Performer:  Tom Goldstein (Percussion), Paul Hoffman (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 8 Minutes 51 Secs. 
11.
Kaleidoscope by Elliott Schwartz
Performer:  Paul Vasile (Piano), Marc Thayer (Violin), Henry Skolnick (Contrabassoon)
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 16 Minutes 42 Secs. 
12.
Rainforest with Birds by Elliott Schwartz
Conductor:  Tom Everett
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Harvard University Sunday Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 15 Minutes 54 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Hall of Mirrors: I. Can you spell Sachsofone?
Hall of Mirrors: II. Counting Lesson
Hall of Mirrors: III. Humoresque
Hall of Mirrors: IV. Drones and Points
Hall of Mirrors: V. Chorale with Interruptions
Hall of Mirrors: VI. Mirror Variations
Crystal: A Cycle of Names and Memories: I. -
Crystal: A Cycle of Names and Memories: II. -
Crystal: A Cycle of Names and Memories: III. -
Crystal: A Cycle of Names and Memories: IV. -
Kaleidoscope
Rainforest with Birds

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