Author Archives: laima1
Works for flute & piano, gracious, varying stylistically. Play!
Chamber music for solo or duets, piano, flute, clarinet, strings–abstract, contemporary, ranging from staccato to flowing.
Modern works for piccolo and accompaniment, fun, rhythmically varying.
Works by Schoenfeld, Stuckey, Harbison and a short canon by Bernstein. Contemporary, and Harbison’s particularly lovely. Play!
William Chapman Nyaho performs short solo piano pieces, jazzy, folk, and rhythmically varying, some well-known.
Works specifically for clarinet & piano, one transcription, from Classical era to contemporary.
Romantic guitar pieces with Mexican folk elements. Play!
Contemporary, vigorous works, varied, by Atwell, Auerbach and Sargon. Play most!
Beautifully varied with horns, marimba and other instruments, nice rhythmic variation. Play!
Spontaneous improvisations by musicians who had not previously performed together before. Abstract, for sax, flute, piano and percussion. Play!
Contemporary pieces, yet with “Classical” era elements, lovely for strings and piano.
Chika & Scott Duo (sax & guitar) perform Classical and Romantic transcriptions–Schuber’t Serenade is lovely!
This CD seeks to demonstrate the variety of contemporary music being composed today by the Society of Composers. A variety of instruments, trios, duos and ensembles, acoustic and/or electro-acoustic. Play most!
Title explains the CD: mostly gracious and lively works. Play!
Neo Modern, lyrical works for winds, mostly duos, one trio. Nice!
Jazz/minimalist piano duos, lots of staccato vs. lyrical. Play!
Inspired by Western roads travelled, lovely, quiet guitar pieces. Play!
Pianist Jorge Federico Osorio plays French classical, Romantic and modern pieces, mostly well-known.
Gracious, modern wind chamber pieces. Play!
Transient Canvas performs contemporary, abstract clarinet and marimba pieces. Play!
Armenian composer’s lovely, modern pieces reflecting folk elements. Play!
Transcriptions of classical, modern works plus new works. Play!
Electronic with acoustic insruments, otherworldy, like sci-fi music. Play!
Finnish modern/avant composer–strong orchestral works, play most!
Modern French works for violin and piano, rhythmically varying.