American Masters For The 21st Century /Society For New Music

Release Date: 12/7/2004
Label: Innova
Catalog Number: INN616
Number of Discs: 5

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Notes and Editorial Reviews
Includes work(s) by various composers. Ensemble: Society for New Music.
Works on This Recording
1. Sappho Fragments by Steven Edward Stucky
Performer: Laurance Luttinger (Percussion), George Macero (Cello), James Krehbiel (Violin), Neva Pilgrim, John Oberbrunner (Flute), Brian Israel (Piano), Barbara Rabin (Clarinet)
Conductor: Calvin Custer
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1982 ; USA
2. String Quartet No. 2 ("Music for the Next to Die") by Brian Israel
Performer: James Krehbiel (Violin), Marywynn Kuwashima (Viola), George Macero (Cello), Catherine Bush (Violin)
Period: Contemporary
Written: 1976 ;
3. My Aunt Gives Me a Clarinet Lesson, for soprano & ensemble by Elizabeth Alexander
Performer: Selma Moore (Piccolo), Cristina Buciu (Violin), Neva Pilgrim, Selma Moore (Flute), Kevin Moore (Piano), David Abrams (Clarinet), Jennifer Vacanti (Percussion), Greg Wood (Cello)
Conductor: Mark Scatterday
Written: 2001 ;
4. Riff, Variations on a Gershwin Tune (or Two), for flute, clarinet, violin, cello, piano & percussion by Robert Keefe
Performer: James Krehbiel (Violin), George Macero (Cello), Robert Bridge (Percussion), John Oberbrunner (Flute), David Abrams (Clarinet), Steven Heyman (Piano)
Conductor: Grant Cooper
Written: 1998 ;
5. The Surma Ritornelli, for chamber ensemble by Christopher Rouse
Performer: Gordon Stout (Percussion), Laurance Luttinger (Percussion), Jennifer Widom (Trumpet), Linda Greene (Flute), Michael Salmirs (Piano), Allie Jensen (Viola), Barbara Rabin (Clarinet), Ruth Berry (Cello), Linda Case (Violin), Jane Swerneman (Horn), Alexander Aiken (Trombone)
Period: Contemporary
Written: 1983 ;
6. Carmina Amoris, for soprano, clarinet, viola & piano by Robert Palmer
Performer: Neva Pilgrim, Brian Israel (Piano), Marywynn Kuwashima (Viola), Barbara Rabin (Clarinet)
Period: Contemporary
Written: 1978 ;
7. Arioso, for cello & piano by Earl George
Performer: George Macero (Cello), Steven Heyman (Piano)
Written: 1949 ;
8. Scrimshaw, for flute & violin by Daniel S. Godfrey
Performer: Linda Greene (Flute), Martin Wulfhorst (Violin)
Period: Contemporary
Written: 1985 ;
9. Festoons, for piano by Daniel S. Godfrey
Performer: Steven Heyman (Piano)
Period: Contemporary
Written: 1995 ;
10. Partita VI, for stirng quartet by Joseph Downing
Performer: Kit Dodd (Viola), George Macero (Cello), Vladimir Pritsker (Violin), Michael Bosetti (Violin)
Written: 1989 ;
11. Etudes (3) for piano by Malcolm Lewis
Performer: Sar Shalom Strong (Piano)
Period: Contemporary
Written: 2001 ;
12. Dancing with the Devil, for flute, clarinet, violin, cello, piano & percussion by Dana [Composer] Wilson
Performer: George Macero (Cello), Linda Greene (Flute), Robert Bridge (Percussion), David Abrams (Clarinet), James Krehbiel (Violin), Steven Heyman (Piano)
Conductor: Grant Cooper
Period: Contemporary
Written: 1997 ;
13. Sextet, for flute, clarinet, violin, viola, cello & piano by Melinda Wagner
Performer: George Macero (Cello), Linda Greene (Flute), Kit Dodd (Viola), Vladimir Pritsker (Violin), Barbara Rabin (Clarinet), Steven Heyman (Piano)
Conductor: Daniel S. Godfrey
Period: Modern
Written: 1989 ;
14. From the Grotte des Combarelles, for piano trio by Harris Lindenfeld
Performer: George Macero (Cello), Vladimir Pritsker (Violin), Steven Heyman (Piano)
Period: Modern
Written: 1978 ;
15. Sonatas in Dark to Light, for flute, clarinet, violin, cello, piano/sampler & percussion by Christopher Hopkins
Performer: Linda Greene (Flute), Robert Bridge (Percussion), David Abrams (Clarinet), James Krehbiel (Violin), Greg Wood (Cello), Steven Heyman, Steven Heyman (Piano)
Written: 2000 ;
16. Clarinet Quartet, for clarinet/bass clarinet, violin, cello & percussion by Ronald Caltabiano
Performer: James Krehbiel (Violin), John Friedrichs, Robert Bridge (Percussion), John Friedrichs (Clarinet), Greg Wood (Cello)
Period: Contemporary
Written: 1998 ;
17. Wakings, for flute, clarinet, violin, cello & percussion by Ann Silsbee
Performer: Laurance Luttinger (Percussion), Lynden Cranham (Cello), Linda Greene (Flute), Barbara Rabin (Clarinet), Martin Wulfhorst (Violin)
Conductor: Daniel S. Godfrey
Period: Contemporary
Written: 1986 ;
18. Adoration & Longing, for voice & string quartet by Howard Boatwright
Performer: Vladimir Pritsker (Violin), Kit Dodd (Viola), George Macero (Cello), Michael Bosetti (Violin), Janet Brown
Period: Contemporary
Written: 1991 ;
19. Rhapsodies by David Liptak
Performer: John Friedrichs (Clarinet), Walden Bass (Cello), Linda Greene (Flute), Dmitri Gerihk (Violin), Steven Heyman (Piano)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1992 ; USA
20. Crónicas del descubrimiento by Roberto Sierra
Performer: Selma Moore (Flute), Timothy Schmidt (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1991 ; USA
21. A Poison Tree by Richard Wernick
Performer: Neva Pilgrim, James Krehbiel (Violin), George Macero (Cello), John Oberbrunner (Flute), Brian Israel (Piano), Barbara Rabin (Clarinet)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1979 ; USA
22. Crane Songs, for soprano & ensemble by Samuel Pellman
Performer: Neva Pilgrim, Sonya Monosoff (Violin), Laurance Luttinger (Percussion), John Oberbrunner (Flute), Brian Israel (Piano), Barbara Rabin (Clarinet)
Written: 1983-1984 ;
23. Bells Ring Summer by Augusta Read Thomas
Performer: George Macero (Cello)
Period: 20th Century
24. Etudes (6) for piano: 1. Orbital Beacons (homage to Berio) by Augusta Read Thomas
Performer: Steven Heyman (Piano)
Period: Contemporary
Written: 1996-2005 ;
25. Etudes (6) for piano: 2. Fire Waltz (homage to Bartók, a Perpetual Motion) by Augusta Read Thomas
Performer: Steven Heyman (Piano)
Period: Contemporary
Written: 1996-2005 ;
26. Yangtze! Yangtze!, for flute, clarinet, violin, cello, piano & percussion by Ping Jin
Performer: John Friedrichs (Clarinet), Cristina Buciu (Violin), Selma Moore (Flute), Kevin Moore (Piano), Jennifer Vacanti (Percussion), Greg Wood (Cello)
Conductor: Mark Scatterday
Written: 2002 ;
27. Society Music for chamber ensemble by James Willey
Performer: Linda Greene (Flute), George Coble (Trumpet), Steven Heyman (Piano), Edward Castilano (Double Bass), Linda Greene (Piccolo), Laurance Luttinger (Percussion), Barbara Rabin (Clarinet), Eric Gustafson (Viola), Linda Greene, George Macero (Cello), Bill Harris (Trombone), William Henry Harris (Trombone), Donna Resue (Horn)
Conductor: Ed Murray
Period: Modern
Written: 1986 ;
28. Some Summer Sun, for flute by Nicholas V. D'Angelo
Performer: Linda Greene (Flute)
Written: 1985 ;
29. Epitaph & Scherzo, for violin, clarinet & piano by Sydney Hodkinson
Performer: Sar Shalom Strong (Piano), David Abrams (Clarinet), Cristina Buciu (Violin)
Period: Contemporary
Written: 1988 ;
30. Six Dark Questions, for soprano & tape by Dexter Morrill
Performer: Neva Pilgrim
Period: Modern
Written: 1979 ;
31. Wind Through Pines, for flute, cello & prepared piano by Liu Zhuang
Performer: George Macero (Cello), John Oberbrunner (Flute), Steven Heyman (Piano)
Written: 1999 ;
32. Dance Mix, for 2 saxophones, 2 trumpets, 2 trombones, amplified bass & 4 percussionists by Rob Smith
Performer: Ralph Dudgeon (Trumpet), Robert Bridge (Percussion), John Bird (Percussion), Chris Ganey (Percussion), Bill Harris, Benjamin Osborne, Darryl Pugh (Double Bass), Kati Coe (Percussion), John Raschella (Trumpet), Ron Caravan (Saxophone), Bill Harris (Trombone), Benjamin Osborne (Trombone), Dan [Organ] Miller (Saxophone)
Period: Contemporary
Written: 2000 ;
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