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String Music by David Gompper / David, Holman, Lecuona, Orhon

Release Date: 05/14/2019 
Label:  Albany Records   Catalog #: 1769  
Composer:  David Grompper
Performer:  Wolfgang DavidDavid GompperRene LecuonaHannah Holman,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
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Composer David Gompper has lived and worked professionally as a pianist, conductor, and composer in New York, San Diego, London, Nigeria, Michigan, Texas, and Iowa. He studied at the Royal College of Music, and the University of Michigan. Since 1991 he has been Professor of Composition and Director of the Center for New Music at the University of Iowa. His many awards include an Academy Award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters in New York City, and a Fromm Commission. Recordings of his music appear on the Albany and Naxos record labels. He has chosen recent chamber music written for string instruments for this recording, which are given stellar performances by violinist Wolfgang David, cellist Hannah Holman, double bass player Read more Volkan Orhon, and pianists Réne Lecuona and David Gompper. Read less

Works on This Recording

Nuance, for Violin Solo by David Grompper
Performer:  Wolfgang David (Violin)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2012; United States 
Ikona, for Violin and Piano by David Grompper
Performer:  Wolfgang David (Violin), David Gompper (Piano)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2008; United States 
Cycles, for Cello and Piano by David Grompper
Performer:  Rene Lecuona (Piano), Hannah Holman (Cello)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2016; United States 
Baily's Beads, for Double Bass and Piano by David Grompper
Performer:  David Gompper (Piano), Volkan Orhon (Double Bass)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2017; United States 

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