Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Reposted: Ruth Crawford & Elisabeth Lutyens: Chamber Music and Songs

Ruth Crawford Seeger (1901-1953)
Vocal and Chamber Music

Suite for Five Wind Instruments and Piano
Sonata for Violin and Piano (1925-26)
Two Ricercari (1932)
Diaphonic Suite No. 1 for Flute (1930)
Diaphonic Suite No. 2 for Bassoon and Cello (1930)
Three Songs (1930,1932)
Continuum (Cheryl Seltzer and Joel Sachs, Directors)
Recorded 1991/92 [56:30]
Reposted to the Kammermusikkammer

Elisabeth Lutyens (1906-1983)
Présages for solo oboe, Op 53 (1963)
Motet (Excerpta Tractati Logico-Philosophici), Op 27 (1953)
Wind Trio for flute, clarinet and bassoon, Op 52 (1963)
Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis (1966)
String Trio, Op 57 (1964)
Fantasie Trio for flute, clarinet and piano, Op 55 (1963)
The Country of the Stars, Op 50 (1963)
Exaudi (James Weeks, director)

Recorded 2006 [77:30]
Reposted to the Kammermusikkammer

Sunday, July 10, 2016

Reposted: Hindemith, Honegger, and Friends

"The Art of the Viola"
Hindemith: Sonata for Viola and Piano, Op. 11, No. 4
Beethoven: Duo for Viola and Cello in E flat major 'with Two Eyeglasses', WoO 32
Schumann: Märchenerzählungen for Clarinet, Viola and Piano Op. 132
Händel: Passacaglia for Violin and Viola
Britten: Lachrymae Op. 48 - Reflections on a song by Dowland for Viola and Piano
Heinrich Koll, Viola - Madoka Inui, Piano - Peter Schmidl, Clarinet -Alexandra Koll, Violin - Milan Karanovic, Cello
Recorded 2004 [65:01]
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Arthur HONEGGER: Complete Violin Sonatas
Sonata for Violin and Piano in D minor, H. 3 (1912)
Sonata No. 1 for Violin and Piano, H. 17 (1916-18)
Sonata No. 2 for Violin and Piano, H. 24 (1919)
Sonata for Solo Violin in D minor, H. 143 (1940)
Laurence Kayaleh, Violin - Paul Stewart, Piano
Recorded 2008 [73:02]
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Paul HINDEMITH: Kammermusik 1-7, Der Schwanendreher
Kammermusik No.1 Op.24 No.1 Kammermusik No.2 Op.36 No.1
Kammermusik No.3 Op.36 No.2 Kammermusik No.4 Op.36 No.3
Kammermusik No.5 Op.36 No.4 Kammermusik No.6 Op.46 No.1
Kammermusik No.7 Op.46 No.2 Der Schwanendreher
Recorded 1989, 1996, 1999
Lars Vogt, piano - Georg Faust, cello - Kolja Blacher, violin
Wolfram Christ, viola, viola d'amore - Tabea Zimmermann, viola - Wayne Marshall, organ
Berliner Philharmoniker, Claudio Abbado
Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks, David Shallon

2 CDs [71:12] + [77:50]
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer