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Dreaming - Songs Of Lori Laitman / Check, Green, Karr, Et Al


Release Date: 05/27/2003 
Label:  Albany Records   Catalog #: 570   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Lori Laitman
Performer:  Jennifer CheckWarren JonesRandall ScarlataLori Laitman,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 19 Mins. 

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Lori Laitman is an art song composer whose works are performed widely in the United States and abroad. She has served as composer-in-residence at Georgia Southern University in Statesboro and Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania; and as guest artist at The Grandin Festival (associated with the Cincinnati Conservatory of Music). Lori Laitman was graduated magna cum laude with honors in music from Yale College. She received her M.M. in flute performance from the Yale School of Music. Her principal composition teachers were Jonathan Kramer and Frank Lewin. Her initial focus was composing music for film and theater and in 1980, she wrote the score for The Taming of the Shrew for the Folger Theater in Washington. Since 1991, she has Read more concentrated on composing for the voice. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Dickinson Songs (4) by Lori Laitman
Performer:  Jennifer Check (Soprano), Warren Jones (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1996; USA 
2.
Men With Small Heads by Lori Laitman
Performer:  Randall Scarlata (Baritone), Lori Laitman (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 2000; USA 
3.
Sunflowers by Lori Laitman
Performer:  Sari Gruber (Soprano), Lori Laitman (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1999; USA 
4.
Holocaust 1944 by Lori Laitman
Performer:  Gary Karr (Double Bass), William Sharp (Baritone)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1996-1998; USA 
5.
The Years by Lori Laitman
Performer:  Patricia Green (Mezzo Soprano), Warren Jones (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 2001; USA 
6.
Plums by Lori Laitman
Performer:  Jennifer Check (Soprano), Warren Jones (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1996; USA 
7.
Between the Bliss and Me by Lori Laitman
Performer:  Jennifer Check (Soprano), Warren Jones (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1997; USA 
8.
Little Elegy by Lori Laitman
Performer:  Sari Gruber (Soprano), Lori Laitman (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
9.
Dreaming by Lori Laitman
Performer:  Jennifer Check (Soprano), Randall Scarlata (Baritone), Warren Jones (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1991; USA 

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