Tag Archives: Cedille
Modern, varied works by Bacon and Sowerby.
Contemporary piano works with interesting variations, tinkling, staccato and lyrical.
Beautiful songs performed by baritone voice of the hope for a better black life experience-from late 1800’s to contemporary. Play!
Nice mix of contemporary percussion, piano, some voice. Play!
Works written for the Pacifica Quartet, all contemporary and varied. Very interesting!
Jennifer Koh continues her series of solo violin works, this volume with Bach, Berio and Harbison works. Harbison’s pieces lovely! Play!
The Dover Quartet performs these works, considered amongst the best of Classical era string works.
Baroque era works by French composer, lilting, dancing.
Pianist Jorge Federico Osorio plays French classical, Romantic and modern pieces, mostly well-known.
Pianist Jorge Federico Osorio plays French pieces from the Classical, Romantic periods to modern, mostly well-known.
Eighth Blackbird performs these pieces by Lang, Wolf or Gordon, inspired by lyrics from the Beatles. Interesting!
Interesting Asian/Western works by living composers. Excellent!
A collection of avant works for violin or transcriptions for, performed by the composers and Jennifer Koh–eerie, squeaky or lyrical. Play!
I am not normally of fan of the harpsichord, but these are excellent, interesting works, especially Rorem’s. Play!
Classical, Romantic and Modern works, fast or slow. Play!
With different styles, and rhythms, and from various musical eras, excellent!
American narrative songs from Chicago, most composed in the early 1900’s, with piano.
Finnish composer uses harmonics, microtones–abstract, wandering. Play most!
The title translates as “in the Gypsy style” and these pieces (mostly transcribed) reflect the emotive mix of classical, western and gypsy (folk from Central and Eastern Europe) styles. CD 2 has quieter pieces. Civitas + Gipsy Way perform.
Blues-based works, 1920’s to contemporary, performed by renowned violinist Rachel Barton Pine. Play!
Patrice Michaels performs (and wrote some of) these songs covering her history, events in her life, and accomplishments.
Baroque, title says it all.
Contemporary works for clarinet, with oboe, orchestra or piano. Elegant. Play!
Contemporary and traditional songs about water, including one of their own. Play!
Poems/songs performed in English and Gaelic with Eighth Blackbird accompanying. Interesting music on CD 1, contemporary. CD 2 is more traditional and even Renaissance.