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The Contemporary American "c"


Release Date: 09/19/1995 
Label:  Bis   Catalog #: 52   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Aaron CoplandPaul CrestonGeorge CrumbElliott Carter,   ... 
Performer:  Eva KnardahlPekka SavijokiJussi SiiralaIngrid Lindgren,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kroumata Percussion Ensemble
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 11 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Sonata for Piano by Aaron Copland
Performer:  Eva Knardahl (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1939-1941; USA 
Date of Recording: 04/1976 
Venue:  Nacka Hall, Nacka, Sweden 
Length: 23 Minutes 51 Secs. 
2.
Sonata for Saxophone and Piano in E flat major, Op. 19 by Paul Creston
Performer:  Pekka Savijoki (Alto Saxophone), Jussi Siirala (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1939; USA 
Date of Recording: 05/02/1980 
Venue:  Nacka Hall, Nacka, Sweden 
Length: 12 Minutes 49 Secs. 
3.
Pieces (5) for Piano by George Crumb
Performer:  Ingrid Lindgren (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1962; USA 
Date of Recording: 1984 
Venue:  Studio BIS, Djursholm, Sweden 
Length: 13 Minutes 41 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 
4.
Pieces (8) for Timpani : no 4, Recitativ by Elliott Carter
Performer:  Gert Mortensen (Timpani)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1950/1966; USA 
Date of Recording: 01/14/1982 
Venue:  Studio 2, Danish Radio, Copenhagen 
Length: 3 Minutes 22 Secs. 
5.
Second Construction for 4 Percussionists by John Cage
Performer:  Anders Holdar (Percussion), Jan Hellgren (Percussion), Ingvar Hallgren (Percussion),
Martin Steisner (Percussion)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kroumata Percussion Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1940; USA 
Date of Recording: 03/26/1983 
Venue:  Concert Hall, Gothenburg, Sweden 
Length: 6 Minutes 44 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 
6.
Pieces (8) for Timpani : no 6, Canto by Elliott Carter
Performer:  Gert Mortensen (Timpani)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 01/14/1982 
Venue:  Studio 2, Danish Radio, Copenhagen 
Length: 2 Minutes 52 Secs. 
7.
Pieces (8) for Timpani : no 1, Saëta by Elliott Carter
Performer:  Gert Mortensen (Timpani)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1950/1966; USA 
Date of Recording: 01/14/1982 
Venue:  Studio 2, Danish Radio, Copenhagen 
Length: 4 Minutes 1 Secs. 
8.
Pieces (8) for Timpani : no 8, March by Elliott Carter
Performer:  Gert Mortensen (Timpani)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1950/1966; USA 
Date of Recording: 01/14/1982 
Venue:  Studio 2, Danish Radio, Copenhagen 
Length: 2 Minutes 30 Secs. 

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