Tag Archives: Classical

Portraits of England

English works for clarinet and piano, mostly modern. Play!

Brahms–String Sextets

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

Bohemian Trio–Okonkolo

Really nice mix of classical with jazz, and Afro-Cuban rhythms (piano, cello and sax). Play!

Canadian Panorama

Modern Canadian pieces for various wind configurations, varying in style.

Hat Trick–Garden of Joys and Sorrows

Modern and contemporary works for harp, viola, and flute. Play!

sevenfive–The John Corigliano Effect

Gaudete Brass performs pieces inspired by Corigliano, contemporary, varying in style.

Michael Byron–The Celebration

Flowing, strident and lyrical music for piano quintet with baritone voice and poems by Anne Tardos. Play/sample most!

Tchaikovsky–Works for Violin & Orchestra

Well-known, Romantic pieces, gorgeous!

Puzzles

Elegant contemporary and modern pieces for saxophone covering a range of rhythms and styles. Play!

Dialogues–Flute & Piano

Modern works for flute & piano by Juon, Lauber and D’Alessandro. Play!

Sergio Cervetti–Sunset at Noon

Pieces inspired by those who have died from incurable illness and/or neglect. A variety of instruments and rhythms (minimalism with folk and classical elements).

Saint-Saens, Ravel, Gershwin–for Piano & Orchestra

French and American works, post impressionist. Nice!

Playing Favorites

Mostly contemporary works for trombone and piano. Play!

Max Richter–Solo Piano Works

If you like Philip Glass’ piano, you will probably like these lyrical, minimalist pieces. Play!

Poetics

Symphony band music featuring winds, and some voice to female poet’s works. Some nice pieces!

Chamber Works of Henri Marteau & Alexander Zemlinsky

Pieces by two early 2oth century composers–featuring winds, viola, cello. Play!

Schumann, Bach & Brahms

Marta Argerrich and Itzhak Perlman perform these classic pieces.

Dover Quartet Plays Mozart

You know this composer and his beautiful works…

Darius Milhaud–Complete Violin and/or Viola Sonatas

Lovely, Neo-Classical works. Play!

Musica Ficta

Early, Baroque and Romantic pieces transcribed for saxophone–not like you’d expect. Play!

Jozef Swider–Music for Wind Instruments

From a Polish composer known for his choral works, these are beautiful, modern works for various winds. Play!

Renaud Capucon–21st Century Violin Concertos

Intense works by Grihm, Dusapin, and Mantovani. Sample.

Horizontes Mexicanos

Contemporary works for flute trio, staccato and wandering, play most!

Reza Vali–The Ancient Call

Contemporary works with Persian elements, various instruments and voice.

Georges Raillard–Butterflies in the Labyrinth of Silence

Lovely, highly lyrical, quiet and mostly slow pieces for solo guitar. Play!