Tag Archives: Avie

20 for 2020 Vol. 1

Lovely collection of works for solo cello or w/ accompaniment. Play!

Beyond the Horizon–New Music for Lever Harp

Lovely originals and transcriptions, all modern/contemporary. Play!

Palimpsest

Works for marimba and clarinet, varied through eras, mostly transcriptions, nice!

Mirror in Mirror

Anne Akiko Meyer’s latest release–mostly well known works for violin/piano/electronics. Includes pieces by Glass, Ravel, Part amongst others.

Elgar & Bruch Violin Concertos

Rachel Barton Pine & BBC Symphony Orch. perform 2 Romantic pieces composed 44 yrs apart–stirring & evocative.

Home–Works for Solo Harp

Elizabeth Hainen performs predominantly recognizable works transcribed for harp (Debussy, Bach, Couperin, Handel amongst others)–I found the more modern pieces more interesting (Glass, Sting, Grandjany). All lovely.

Brahms–String Sextets

The Cypress String Quartet chose Brahms for their final recording. Elegant, with Baroque, classical and Romantic elements. Play!

Rhapsodie–20th Century Clarinet Classics

Modern works for clarinet or transcriptions. Quite a variety. Play!

The American Album

Pieces for string quartet that were selected as demonstrating the “spirit of America”. Some very popular and well-known pieces by Dvorak and Barber. Try Griffes and Puts, lesser known.

Histoire du Tango

A collection of works, tango style, originally written for instrument other than guitar and violin, as performed here. Play most! Trk 7 popular.