Tag Archives: Classical
Gracious, lovely The Seasons and fun storytelling Album for the Young. Short piano pieces. Play! Advertisements
A collection of contemporary works for sax and piano by Beamish, Nyman and others. Play most!
Contemporary pieces for piano and violin, varying from lyrical to more strident.
Clement’s Piano Preludes composed over a period of 30 yrs with abrupt rhythm changes and abstract (nice!) and Goldstein’s one piece also attractive.
Mostly gracious piano pieces by Klein from early 1900’s with a lively piano sonata by Weinberg (1955). Play most!
Abstract, staccato to smooth flute pieces, modern and contemporary. Play most!
In my opinion, sort of a disconcerting mix of lyrical classical “lite” with wonderful pipa music overlying by a Chinese-born composer who combines Eastern and Western elements in his works. Do play.
Perle sought a “return to tonality” in 1937 and his music is modern, abstract, not quite lyrical yet still engaging. Play all!
Nice mix of modern oboe chamber music with strings, by Larson, Bolcom, Moravec and others. Play!
Excellent, recently composed pieces for flute, piccolo, music box, piano with lots of percussion. Play!
Abstract, rhythmically varying considerably, with a mix of instruments and electronics. Play most!
Fun, contemporary pieces composed for sax or saxes, duo or more. Play!
Elegant and Romantic + modern pieces–a nice range and mix of composers. Play!
Guitar pieces and transcriptions of all kinds of music, performed in historic theaters. Play most!
Highly varying pieces, some “Broadwayish”, trk 5 is really interesting with violin, orchestra.
Sweet, gentle, lyrical classical guitar with some folk elements. Play!
Trio Casals (violin, cello, piano) perform many lovely, contemporary works. Play!
Elegant, contemporary pieces by Libby Larsen, Stephen Paulus and others. Play!
Rogue Two performs as a wonderful duo of sax & percussion–all contemporary. Play!
Gracious modern works for various instrumental duos (guitar, voice, strings, piano). Play most!
Lovely, contemporary works for harp, strings and wind instruments. Play!
Romantic/Modern works by Griffes, Foote and Beach with strings and piano. Trks 9-14 may not play…
Contemporary works for clarinet and piano, some with voice. “Tango” is wonderful!
A mix of works for wind ensemble or solo flute, and percussion, ranging from quiet to marching.
Interesting mix of winds, duet or ensemble with elements of jazz, modern. Play!