images/greyspacer.jpg



images/greyspacer.jpg

Friday, December 15, 2006 - 5:40 to 8:30 AM
CHRISTMAS IN AMERICA

The 3rd annual program devoted to music for the holiday season by American composers

5:40am - 7:00am
Norman Dello Joio - Variations on an Original Christmas Tune - The Boehm Quintette - Premier Recordings - PRCD 1023
William Billings - Bethlehem - Early Music New York, Frederick Renz, Conductor - Ex Cathedra Records/The Metropolitan Museum of Art - 70070-29006-2
Conrad Susa - Three Mystical Carols - Kansas City Chorale, Charles Bruffy, Conductor with Organist James Higdon - Nimbus Records - NI 5413 - (A*01)
Howard Hanson - Two Yuletide Pieces - Brian Preston, Piano - Bay Cities - BCD-1005
Mona Lyn Reese - Toboggan - Chamber Choir Kiev, Robert Ian Winstin, Conductor - ERM Media - 6806 - (E*08)
Rick   Sowash (1950-) Piano Trio No. 3 " A Christmas Divertimento" (1983) - The Mirecourt Trio - Gasparo - GSCD-254 - (A*01)
Stephen Paulus(1949-) - -
Three Nativity Carols - Magnum Chorum, David Dickau, Conductor, Mark Seerup, Oboe, Valerie Weber, Harp - Clarion - MCC-4 - (A*01)

7:00am - 8:00am
Daniel Read - The Seasons of the Year - Winter - Early Music New York, Frederick Renz, Conductor - Ex Cathedra Records/The Metropolitan Museum of Art - 70070-29006-2 -
Dan Locklair - Three Christmas Motets (1993) - Bel Canto Company, David Pegg, Conductor - Gasparo - GSCD-325 - (A*01)
Henry Doktorski - Suite on Four Polish Carols - Henry Doktorski, Accordion, Strings of Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra - Henry Doktorski.com
Morten Lauridsen - "Ave, dulcissima Maria" (2005) - Polyphony, Stephen Layton, Conductor, Morten Lauridsen, Finger Cymbals - Hyperion - CDA67580
Adolphus Hailstork - Prelude on "Veni Emmanuel" - James Kosnik, Organ - Albany Records - TROY873 - (A*01)
Adolphus Hailstork - Toccata on "Veni Emmanuel" - James Kosnik, Organ - Albany Records - TROY873 - (A*01)
Alan Hovhaness - Christmas Song (Watchmen Tell Us of the Night) - Jeanne Houston, Soprano, Michael Kelly, Organ - Elmgrove Productions - (C*22)
John Harbison - "The Three Wise Men" (1988)(from Christmas Vespers) (1988) - Bill Curtis, Narrator, The Chicago Chamber Musicians - Naxos - 8.559188 - (N*02)

8:00am - 8:30am
Ronald J. Williams - "Sing Noel" - Chamber Choir Kiev, Kiev Philharmonic, Robert Ian Winstin, Conductor - ERM Media - 6806 - (E*08)
arr. George Perle - Two French Christmas Carols - The New York Virtuoso Singers, Harold Rosenbaum, Conductor - Bridge - 9214A/B - (B*01)
Jennifer Higdon - Deep in the Night (1997) - The New York Concert Singers, Judith Clurman, Conductor - New World Records - 80592-2 - (N*07)
Henry Cowell - Sweet was the Song the Virgin Sung - Kansas City Chorale, Charles Bruffy, Conductor - Nimbus Records - NI 5413 - (A*01)


Links where to buy CD used in current show : images/greyspacer.jpg
(A*01)...Arkiv Music
(B*01)...Bridge Records, Inc
(C*22)...CD Baby
(E*08)...ERM Media
(N*02)...Naxos
(N*07)...New World Records

Links to interesting websites: - to find more links go to: Classical Discoveries - Interesting Musical Links - Early Music - 20 and 21-Century Composers -Performers - page
images/greyspacer.jpg
THE LIVING COMPOSERS PROJECT
Center for the Promotion Contemporary Composers
American Music Center
International Alliance for Women in Music


 
images/greyspacer.jpg
      Links to Internet CD Stores: - to find more links go to: Classical Discoveries - Recording Companies and CD Stores on Line - page
images/greyspacer.jpg
          Amazon
          CD Baby - online record store that sells CDs by independent musicians.
          CDNOW
          Princeton Record Exchange - Buy and sell New and Used Classical CDs, DVDs and Classical Records


        Links to Internet Classical Music Magazines: - to find more links go to: Classical Discoveries - Interesting Musical Links - page
images/greyspacer.jpg
          Music & Vision - classical music daily from around the world
          Music Web International
          New Music Box - Monthly Web Music Magazine
          Sequenza/21 - The Contemporary Classical Music Portal
images/greyspacer.jpg












If you have any comments, questions or need help in finding some of the recordings feel free to e-mail me at:marvinrosen@classicaldiscoveries.org

images/greyspacer.jpg
home | listen to wprb | playlists | repertoire | special programs  | about classical discoveries | became a program fan | contact marvin                           
                            



























March 18, 2001-2006 Classical Discoveries








































































Free Website Counters