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Natural Escapes


Release Date: 01/21/2003 
Label:  Koch International Classics Catalog #: 7634   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Ellen Taaffe ZwilichAlan HovhanessIgor StravinskyOttorino Respighi,   ... 
Performer:  Marvin RosenIgor GruppmanSusan DeWitt SmithAlexa Still,   ... 
Conductor:  Leon GregorianVakhtang JordaniaSteven RichmanDonald Barra,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  University of Michigan Symphony OrchestraKBS Symphony OrchestraHarmonie Ensemble,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 8 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Symphony no 4 "The Gardens": 2nd movement, Meditation on Living Fossils by Ellen Taaffe Zwilich
Conductor:  Leon Gregorian
Orchestra/Ensemble:  University of Michigan Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1999; USA 
2. Sonata for Piano, Op. 303 "Ananda": Final movement, Vision of a starry night by Alan Hovhaness
Performer:  Marvin Rosen (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1977; USA 
3. Symphony no 46, Op. 347 "Green Mountains": 4th mvt, Mountain Thunderstorm and Thanksgiving Music by Alan Hovhaness
Conductor:  Vakhtang Jordania
Orchestra/Ensemble:  KBS Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1980-1981; USA 
4. Pastorale for Violin, Oboe, English Horn, Clarinet and Bassoon by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor:  Steven Richman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Harmonie Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1933; France 
5. Autumn Poem by Ottorino Respighi
Performer:  Igor Gruppman (Violin)
Conductor:  Donald Barra
Orchestra/Ensemble:  San Diego Chamber Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1920-1925; Rome, Italy 
6. Sur le Borysthène: Suite, Op. 51bis - Prelude by Sergei Prokofiev
Conductor:  James DePreist
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Monte Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1933-1934; Paris, France 
7. Night on the Bare Mountain by Modest Mussorgsky
Conductor:  James Sedares
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Zealand Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1866; Russia 
8. Three Visions: no 2, Summerland by William Grant Still
Performer:  Susan DeWitt Smith (Piano), Alexa Still (Flute)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; USA 
9. Dance of the White Lotus Under the Silver Moon by Stella Sung
Performer:  Emily Mitchell (Harp), Susan Glaser (Flute)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
10. Toward the Sea I by Toru Takemitsu
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Auréole
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Japan 
Notes: Composition written: Japan (1981).
Composition revised: Japan (1983).
Composition revised: Japan (1989). 

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