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Kraft: Encounters

Release Date: 09/29/2009 
Label:  Cambria   Catalog #: 1191   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  William Kraft
Performer:  Ricardo GallardoZach CollinsTony EllisLynn Vartan,   ... 
Conductor:  Jeff von der Schmidt
Number of Discs: 3 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Works on This Recording

Soliloquy "Encounters I" by William Kraft
Performer:  Ricardo Gallardo (Percussion)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1975; USA 
Length: 14 Minutes 23 Secs. 
Encounters II for Tuba solo by William Kraft
Performer:  Zach Collins (Tuba)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1964; USA 
Length: 6 Minutes 33 Secs. 
Encounters III for Trumpet and Percussion by William Kraft
Performer:  Tony Ellis (Trumpet), Lynn Vartan (Percussion)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1973; USA 
Length: 15 Minutes 37 Secs. 
Encounters IV for Trombone and Percussion by William Kraft
Performer:  William Booth (Trombone), Alfredo Bringas (Percussion)
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 18 Minutes 38 Secs. 
Encounters V "In the Morning of the Winter Sea" by William Kraft
Performer:  Peter Jacobson (Cello), Ricardo Gallardo (Percussion)
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 12 Minutes 29 Secs. 
Encounters VI for Roto Toms and Percussion Quartet by William Kraft
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Length: 10 Minutes 43 Secs. 
Encounters VII "Blessed are the Peacemakers" by William Kraft
Performer:  Miguel González (Percussion), Lynn Vartan (Percussion)
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 16 Minutes 51 Secs. 
Encounters VIII "Divinations" by William Kraft
Performer:  Lynn Vartan (Percussion)
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 16 Minutes 16 Secs. 
Encounters IX for Alto Saxophone and Percussion by William Kraft
Performer:  Richard Mitchell (Alto Saxophone), Lynn Vartan (Percussion)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Length: 8 Minutes 46 Secs. 
Encounters X for Violin and Marimba by William Kraft
Performer:  Lynn Vartan (Percussion), Shalini Vijayan (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1992; USA 
Length: 12 Minutes 26 Secs. 
Encounters XII "The Gabrielic Foray" by William Kraft
Performer:  Alison Bjorkedal (Harp), Ricardo Gallardo (Percussion)
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 12 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Encounters XIII for Percussion and Woodwind Quintet by William Kraft
Conductor:  Jeff von der Schmidt
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 8 Minutes 38 Secs. 
Encounters XIV "Concerto a Tre" by William Kraft
Performer:  Ming Tsu (Piano), Lynn Vartan (Percussion), Shalini Vijayan (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 11 Minutes 1 Secs. 
Encounters XV for Guitar and Percussion by William Kraft
Performer:  John Schneider (Guitar), Lynn Vartan (Percussion)
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 11 Minutes 9 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Encounter I, "Soliloquy"
Encounters II
Encounters III: I. Strategy
Encounters III: II. Truce of God
Encounters III: III. Tactics
Encounters IV: I. Strategy
Encounters IV: II. Truce of God
Encounters IV: III. Tactics
Encounters V, "In the Morning of the Winter Sea"
Encounters VI, "Concertino for Rototoms and Percussion Quartet"
Encounters VII, "Blessed are the Peacemakers, for they shall be called the Children of God "
Encounters VIII, "Divinations"
Encounters IX

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