Tag Archives: Blue Griffin Recording

From Earth & Sky–Music of Jenni Brandon

Lyrical, contemporary works for oboe with accompaniment (piano, clarinet, or bassoon, soprano voice). Play!

David Amram–Wanderlust (Flute Music)

Quite varying, gracious, fun or jazzy works, modern to contemporary, play!

Latin American Music for 2 Pianos

Lush, romantic, modern tangos and waltzes, including works by Copland and Bolcom.

Flute/Clarinet Chronicles–Crescent Duo

Contemporary works for flute and clarinet. Some voice. Nice!

Doorways–Half-Remembered Music

Comparing and contrasting works for solo piano, demonstrating that while composers seek to create new music, they also look to the past. Play!

King Mangoberry–Music of Ricardo Lorenz

Booming often, abstract pieces, lots of changing rhythms for wind symphony. Interesting!

Phoenix Arising

Contemporary works for saxophone and other instruments/orchestra. Mandat’s particularly interesting!

Forgotten Romantics

As title says, overlooked Romantic composers, pieces for clarinet. Lovely!

Of Love and Loss

Delicate percussion pieces, some with spoken word/singing by the percussionist and others.

Four Shades of French

As in the title, all French composers works, Impressionistic, most transcribed for saxophone from other instruments. Includes some very familiar pieces. Play most!

Skylines

Mellifluous saxophone quartet pieces, all contemporary. Play!

Fantasy

Nice mix of mostly modern pieces for double bass and piano. Play!

Igor Karaca–Handful of Dust

Bosnian composer living in Sarajevo during the siege reflects the melancholy and chaos through these vary different pieces based in saxophone. Play!

With All Strings Attached

Nice mix of modern oboe chamber music with strings, by Larson, Bolcom, Moravec and others. Play!

NEONflicker–saxophone H2/4 duo

Fun, contemporary pieces composed for sax  or saxes, duo or more. Play!

New Discoveries

Fun and gracious pieces from 1960 forward by various composers for wind trio (oboe, clarinet, bassoon). Play!

Transhuman–Piano Four Hands

Contemporary, abstract, lyrical works by relatively young composers. Play most!

Music of Dilorom Saidaminova

Keening violin, eerie, contemporary and nice! Play!

Impressions

Young composers, very nice solo piano works. Play!

Signals Cross

Three Reeds Duo performs contemporary pieces for sax and oboe. Nice!

balance

Contemporary works for sax quartet. Play!

Fantasia–Solo Flute Music of the American Continent

Latin American works, modern & contemporary. Lovely, play all!