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Mishell: Musical Voyages


Release Date: 10/29/2002 
Label:  Pierian   Catalog #: 14   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Kathryn Mishell
Performer:  Vincent FrittelliKathryn MishellStephen PerryRobert Rudie,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Trio Contraste
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 14 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Kathryn Mishell was born in Los Angeles. She did her college and graduate work at Pomona College, The University of Kansas, and the University of Southern California. During these years she was a piano student of John Perry and a composition student of John Pozdro and Ingolf Dahl. She was one of two women composers honored by the National League of American Pen Women in 1996. She taught at the Oberlin Conservatory of Music and is producer and host of Into the Light, a syndicated weekly radio program devoted to the music of women composers. Her interest in the music of women composers is further explored in her concert performances and lectures. Kathryn Mishell was born in Los Angeles. She did her college and graduate work at Pomona College, The University of Kansas, and the University of Southern California. During these years she was a piano student of John Perry and a composition student of John Pozdro and Ingolf Dahl. She was one of two women composers honored by the National League of American Pen Women in 1996. She taught at the Oberlin Conservatory of Music and is producer and host of Into the Light, a syndicated weekly radio program devoted to the music of women composers. Her interest in the music of women composers is further explored in her concert performances and lectures. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Voyages of the Spirit by Kathryn Mishell
Performer:  Vincent Frittelli (Violin), Kathryn Mishell (Piano), Stephen Perry (Piano),
Robert Rudie (Viola)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1997; USA 
Length: 7 Minutes 49 Secs. 
2. Quartet for Strings no 2 by Kathryn Mishell
Performer:  David Speltz (Cello), Roland Kato (Viola), Miwako Watanabe (Violin),
Connie Kupka (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1999-2000; USA 
Date of Recording: 05/21/2000 
Venue:  Live  Neighborhood Church, Pasadena, CA 
Length: 23 Minutes 10 Secs. 
3. Suite for Piano "Images of Greece" by Kathryn Mishell
Performer:  Nancy Garrett (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1984; USA 
Length: 18 Minutes 55 Secs. 
4. Trio for Violin, Clarinet and Piano by Kathryn Mishell
Performer:  Martha MacDonald (Clarinet), William Terwilliger (Violin), Andrew Cooperstock (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Trio Contraste
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1997; USA 
Length: 17 Minutes 3 Secs. 
5. Prelude and Vivace for Piano by Kathryn Mishell
Performer:  Rick Rowley (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1987-1988; USA 
Length: 7 Minutes 48 Secs. 

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