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Vento Appassionato / Barth


Release Date: 06/18/2018 
Label:  Albany Records   Catalog #: 1726  
Composer:  Claude DebussySigfrid Karg-ElertPaul HindemithEdgard Varčse,   ... 
Performer:  Molly Alicia Barth
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

In Vento Appassionato, Molly Barth presents her interpretations of ten of the most influential 20th century compositions for solo flute in the repertoire, chronologically spanning from 1913 to 1966. Each piece on this recording leads Ms. Barth on an impactful emotional journey, which she delights in sharing with her listeners. Grammy-Award winning flutist Molly Barth is in demand as a soloist, clinician, and chamber musician. Lauded by reviewers, she has performed in Australia, Korea, Mexico, and across the United States. A founding member of the famed new music ensemble, Eighth Blackbird, Ms. Barth won first prize at the 1998 Concert Artists Guild International Competition. She is on the faculty at the Blair School of Music, Vanderbilt Read more University and is a graduate of Oberlin, Cincinnati Conservatory of Music, and Northwestern University School of Music. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Syrinx by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Molly Alicia Barth (Flute)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1913 pub 1927; France 
2.
Sonata appassionata for Flute solo, Op. 140 by Sigfrid Karg-Elert
Performer:  Molly Alicia Barth (Flute)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1917; Germany 
3.
Pieces (8) for Flute solo by Paul Hindemith
Performer:  Molly Alicia Barth (Flute)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1927; Germany 
4.
Density 21.5 by Edgard Varčse
Performer:  Molly Alicia Barth (Flute)
Written: 1936 
5.
Image for Flute solo, Op. 38 by Eugčne Bozza
Performer:  Molly Alicia Barth (Flute)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1939; France 
6.
Mei by Kazuo Fukushima
Performer:  Molly Alicia Barth (Flute)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1962 
7.
Preludes (3) for Flute solo, Op. 18 by Robert Muczynski
Performer:  Molly Alicia Barth (Flute)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1962; USA 
8.
Scrivo in Vento by Elliott Carter
Performer:  Molly Alicia Barth (Flute)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1991; USA 
9.
Air for Flute solo by Toru Takemitsu
Performer:  Molly Alicia Barth (Flute)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1996; Japan 

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