New Recordings: Spring 2009

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New Recordings: Spring 2009

Compact discs recently released in North America: Craig Armstrong
Concerto for Violin No. 1 "Immer,"
Memory Takes My Hand

Clio Gould, violin; Lucy Crowe, soprano
Apollo Voices; BBC Symphony Orchestra; Garry Walker, conductor
Virgin Classics 19032

John Corigliano
Circus Maximus (Symphony No. 3 for Large Wind Ensemble)
Gazebo Dances

University of Texas Wind Ensemble
Jerry Junkin, conductor
Naxos 8.559601

David Lang
Pierced, Heroin, How to Pray
Cheating, Lying, Stealing; Wed

Real Quiet; Theo Bleckman, vocals; Evan Ziporyn, bass clarinet
Boston Modern Orchestra Project; Gil Rose, conductor

Naxos 8.559615

The Odd Couple
Samuel Barber: Sonata for Cello and Piano
Elliott Carter: Sonata for Cello and Piano
Augusta Read Thomas: Cantos for Slava
Matt Haimovitz, cello; Geoffrey Burleson, piano
Oxingale Records 2015

Karen Tanaka
Invisible Curve, Frozen Horizon, Water and Stone
Azure Ensemble
Gerald Steichen and Willaim Purvis, conductors
New World Records 80683

André Previn
A Celebration
London Symphony Orchestra, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Boston Symphony Orchestra, Wiener Philharmoniker
André Previn, conductor
Deutsche Grammaphon 4778114

Bright Sheng
Spring Dreams, Three Fantasies, Tibetan Dance
Singapore Chinese Orchestra
Tsung Yeh, conductor; Cho-Liang Lin, violin; André-Michel Schub, piano; Erin Svaboda, clarinet; Bright Sheng, piano
Naxos 8570601

Yehudi Wyner
Orchestral Music
Boston Symphony Orchestra, Odense Symphony Orchestra, Boston Festival Orchestra
Robert Spano, conductor; Susan Davenny Wyner, conductor
Bridge 9282

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