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American Classics - Barber: Cello Sonata, Excursions, Summer Music / Stepansky, Margalit, Baxtresser, Robinson


Release Date: 11/24/2008 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 34473   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Samuel Barber
Performer:  Stanley DruckerJeanne BaxtresserJudith LeClairPhilip Myers,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 0 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Summer Music, Op. 31 by Samuel Barber
Performer:  Stanley Drucker (Clarinet), Jeanne Baxtresser (Flute), Judith LeClair (Bassoon),
Philip Myers (French Horn), Joseph Robinson (Oboe)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1956; USA 
Length: 10 Minutes 57 Secs. 
2.
Canzone for Flute and Piano, Op. 38a by Samuel Barber
Performer:  Israela Margalit (Piano), Jeanne Baxtresser (Flute)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1961; USA 
Length: 4 Minutes 25 Secs. 
3.
Excursions (4) for Piano, Op. 20: no 1, Un poco allegro by Samuel Barber
Performer:  Israela Margalit (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942-1944; USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 53 Secs. 
4.
Excursions (4) for Piano, Op. 20: no 2, In Slow Blues Tempo by Samuel Barber
Performer:  Israela Margalit (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942-1944; USA 
Length: 5 Minutes 9 Secs. 
5.
Excursions (4) for Piano, Op. 20: no 3, Allegretto by Samuel Barber
Performer:  Israela Margalit (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1944; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 22 Secs. 
6.
Excursions (4) for Piano, Op. 20: no 4, Allegro molto by Samuel Barber
Performer:  Israela Margalit (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942-1944; USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 36 Secs. 
7.
Nocturne for Piano, Op. 33 "Homage to John Field" by Samuel Barber
Performer:  Israela Margalit (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1959; USA 
Length: 4 Minutes 27 Secs. 
8.
Souvenirs, Op. 28: Pas de deux by Samuel Barber
Performer:  Israela Margalit (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1952; USA 
Length: 4 Minutes 52 Secs. 
9.
Souvenirs, Op. 28: Two Step by Samuel Barber
Performer:  Israela Margalit (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1952; USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 0 Secs. 
10.
Sonata for Cello and Piano, Op. 6 by Samuel Barber
Performer:  Israela Margalit (Piano), Alan Stepansky (Cello)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932; USA 
Length: 18 Minutes 56 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Cello Sonata Op. 6: I. Allegro ma non troppo
Cello Sonata Op. 6: II. Adagio - Presto
Cello Sonata Op. 6: III. Allegro appassionato
Canzone Op. 38a
Excursions Op. 20: I. Un poco allegro
Excursions Op. 20: II. In slow blues tempo
Excursions Op. 20: III. Allegretto
Excursions Op. 20: IV. Allegro molto
Nocturne, 'Homage to John Field' Op. 33
Summer Music Op. 31: Slow and indolent
Summer Music Op. 31: Faster -
Summer Music Op. 31: Lively, still faster
Summer Music Op. 31: With motion, as before -
Summer Music Op. 31: Joyous and flowing -
Summer Music Op. 31: Tempo I
Pas de deux (from Souvenirs Op. 28)
Two Step (from Souvenirs Op. 28)

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