Tag Archives: Classical
“Classical” Jazz as composed and popularized by Gershwin, especially, and Horovitz, Schulhoff, Bernstein and others, for clarinet and piano. PLay!
Modern, two-piano works. Title track is multiple jazzy movements. Play!
Fun pieces for marimba with wind band, flute or horns. Play!
Really interesting, new, abstract, harp duets by Muhly, Akiho and DeSena amongst others. Play!
Gentle, impressionistic works for flute, some with piano by French composers. Play!
Lovely, contemporary chamber pieces with Asian rhythms. Play!
Beautiful, contemporary works for piano and violin from Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia. Play!
Interesting mix of modern sonatas, lyrical to strong. Play most!
Very modern, abstract flute-based pieces, variable in lyricism
The classical crossover cello duo famous for transcribing rock works for cellos has released this album of movie music with the London Symphony Orchestra. Good if you are a fan of popular movie music.
Lovely, modern and abstract, yet lyrical works for harp and various accompaniment. Play!
Animated and mostly very short works for various instruments (vibraphone, piano, flute, violin, horns) varying rhythmically. Play!
Jean Cras was a career Naval officer in the French service (ending as a rear admiral). A polymath, he found time to compose. These are lyrical, interesting works.
A collection of modern, abstract solo cello works, including Henze, Stockhausen, Britten and Sciarrino, amongst others. Play!
Canadian Guitar Quartet performs a collection of mostly modern, abstract pieces with one transcription of Vivaldi. Play!
Mostly lilting and gracious works by an Armenian composer with folk elements. Play!
Great works for viola and piano, especially Weinberg’s! Prokofiev’s Romeo and Juliet well-known.
Beautiful, modern chamber symphonies, lyrical yet with tension. Play!
Pianist Momo Kodama performs these lovely abstract and impressionistic pieces. Play!
Lovely pieces by Schubert, Brahms and one contemporary piece by Del Tredici.
Nice collection of contemporary pieces for trumpet and piano. Some lovely pieces here!
Abstract, variable pieces for piano, strings, inspired by Native Americans and New Mexico. Play!
A mix of instrumental and voice, more tense and edgy than quiet, interesting!
Lush, Romantic pieces. Play!
A mix of piano pieces with piano and voice, lots of American works.