RELEASE DATE: 05 .29 .2012
COMPOSERS: Ian Crutchley * W.L. Altman * Emily Doolittle * Martin Arnold Social Sounds from Whales at Night * Janet * Helen Pridmore Sings, and Sings, and Sings! * Is it because? A collection of works featuring unaccompanied works for the solo voice . The compositions were all written by Canadian composers specifically for Pridmore and highlight unusual aspects of the human voice .
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dvorak: Piano Trios
1 CD 47 min . ITEM #: CMCCD 17512 Trio, op. 21 * Trio in F minor, op. 65 * Trio in G minor, op. 26 * Trio in E minor, op. 90, "Dumky" The Gould Piano Trio present their second Champs Hill release, a boxed set of the complete piano trios by Antonín Dvorák . The release is timed to coincide with a series of concerts at the Wigmore Hall in which they will be performing the four trios of Dvorak together with other Czech masterpieces . An ensemble with an enviable reputation for music integrity and imagination, the Gould Piano Trio will celebrate its 20th Anniversary in 2012 . Music Web International praised their work on their first release, a disc of Rachmaninov and Tchaikovsky Trios, saying"these performances are polished, nicely blended, and heartfelt . It would be difficult to imagine more robust, sensitive and responsive playing ." COMPANION TITLES: Gould Piano Trio: Rachmaninov and Tchaikovsky Trios * CHRCD012 * BARCODE: 5060212590138
dAVid W. BoWERmAN
Whereon the Wild Thyme Blows
ARTISTS: London Serenata * Krzysztof Chorzelsky * Laura Samuel * Emily Pailthorpe * Anna Stokes * Anna Leese * Stephen De Pledge * Bronte Quartet * Sacconi Quartet * Gould Piano Trio Fantasies on a Fugue of Elgar * 5 Shakespeare Songs * String Quartet (arr. Cesar Franck) * Carne Beach * 5 Shakespeare Sonnets * String Quartet: Gerontius Revisited * Fantasy on a Mastersong David Bowerman began writing music at the age of 65, and these compositions are more reflective than futuristic . He draws on music and literature that holds personal ties for him, and the rest is a small medley of thoughts . The original compositions act as a springboard for Bowerman's imagination, where he seeks to reinvent but not out-soar them . A number of well-known artists and friends of Champs Hill appear here, including Gould Piano Trio, Sacconi Quartet, Emily Pailthorpe, and more . 2 CDs 141 min . classical audio releases 1 CD 72 min . ITEM #: CHRCD033 ITEM #: CHRCD034 naxos of canada may 2012 new release guide 13