Tag Archives: Delos

Xiaogang Ye–December Chrysanthemum

Combining Western and Asian instruments/styles, beautiful  chamber works.

Perspectives

Works for violin and piano by women composers, nice mix of varying works, some with Asian elements, Romantic, etc.

Clarinet Classics at Riversdale

Nice collection of works from classical era on to modern. Play!

Music for Harp and Piano

Mostly well-known pieces, transcribed for harp.

Debussy–Twelve Etudes

Strident to calm piano studies. Play!

Baltic & Beyond

Beautiful, contemporary works for piano and violin from Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia. Play!

El Aleph–20 & 21st Century Guitar Music

A collection of works, mostly modern and varied, plus 3 works by the guitarist, Smaro Gregoriadou. Play most!

Solitude–Works for Flute & Piano

A collection of some long and  short pieces, Prokofiev’s Sonata for Flute and Piano well known. Play most!

Duo Virtuoso

Duo Murasaki is committed to performing new and overlooked pieces for cello and piano. This disc has works on known composers, sample due to length. Try 3-5.

Jane Antonia Cornish–Duende

Rhythmically varying contemporary works for small ensemble–some intensity.

Reinecke–Cello Concerto

Title is misleading. This is a collection of works for solo cello and with other instruments, ensembles. Pieces by Reinecke, Schumann, Bloch, Tavener and a very interesting one for cello and marimba by Golijov. Play!

Archipelago of Light

Brazilian works for piano ( Villa-Lobos, Piazzolla, Ginastera). Nice!

From The Unforgetting Skies–The Piano Music of Margaret Ruthven Lang

First American female composer to have her orchestral pieces performed by major orchestras from the turn of the last century, these are mostly lyrical, playful. She stopped composing in 1919 and was forgotten.

Sean Hickey–Concertos

Fairly intense cello concerto, somewhat less intense clarinet. Try 1, 2, 4,  5.