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Playlist for June 26, 2013
Shostakovich on Cedille


DMITRI SHOSTAKOVICH (1906–1975)
String Quartet No. 1 in C major, Op. 49 (14:41)
I. Moderato
II. Moderato
III. Allegro molto
IV. Allegro

From The Soviet Experience: Volume II
Cedille Records CDR 90000 130 (Disc 1, Tracks 1–4)
Pacifica Quartet

DMITRI SHOSTAKOVICH
String Quartet No. 7 in F-sharp minor, Op. 108 (12:13)
I. Allegretto
II. Andante
III. Moderato—Allegretto—Andante

From The Soviet Experience: Volume I
Cedille Records CDR 90000 127 (Disc 2 tracks 1–3)
Pacifica Quartet

DMITRI SHOSTAKOVICH
String Quartet No. 12 in D-flat major, Op. 133
II. Allegretto (19:24)

From The Soviet Experience: Volume III
Cedille Records CDR 90000 138 (Disc 2 track 2)
Pacifica Quartet
Playlist for June 19, 2013
Prokofiev on Cedille


SERGEI PROKOFIEV (1891–1953)
Sarcasms, Op. 17 (1914) (10:45)
I. Tempestoso
II. Allegro rubato
III. Allegro precipitato
IV. Smanioso
V. Precipitosissimo
From Radical Piano
Cedille Records CDR 90000 027 (Tracks 1–5)
Easley Blackwood, piano

SERGEI PROKOFIEV
Adagio from Ten Pieces from Cinderella, Op. 97b (3:51)
From Russian Music for Cello & Piano
Cedille Records CDR 90000 120 (Track 6)
Wendy Warner, cello
Irina Nuzova, piano

SERGEI PROKOFIEV
The bush on the hill, Op. 104, No. 3
From Songs of the Romantic Age
Cedille Records CDR 90000 019 (Track 18)
Patrice Michaels, soprano
Deborah Sobol, piano

SERGEI PROKOFIEV
String Quartet No. 2 in F major, Op. 92 (22:09)
I. Allegro sostenuto
II. Adagio
III. Allegro—Andante molto—Allegro I
From The Soviet Experience: Volume II
Cedille Records CDR 90000 130 (Disc 2 tracks 6–8)
Pacifica Quartet

MIECZYSLAW WEINBERG (1919–1996)
String Quartet No. 6 in E minor, op. 35
II. Presto agitato (2:30)
From The Soviet Experience: Volume III
Cedille Records CDR 90000 138 (Disc 2 track 4)
Pacifica Quartet

ARAM KHACHATURIAN (1903–1978)
Toccata (4:20)
From Dmitry Paperno: Uncommon Encores
Cedille Records CDR 90000 007 (Track 14)
Dmitry Paperno, piano
Playlist for June 12, 2013
Miaskovsky on Cedille


NIKOLAI MIASKOVSKY (1881–1950)
Sonata No. 2 in A minor for Cello and Piano, Op. 81 (23:11)
I. Allegro moderato
II. Andante cantabile
III. Allegro con spirito
From Russian Music for Cello & Piano
Cedille Records CDR 90000 120 (Tracks 1–3)
Wendy Warner, cello
Irina Nuzova, piano

NIKOLAI MIASKOVSKY
String Quartet No. 13 in A minor, Op. 86 (25:36)
I. Moderato
II. Presto fantastico
III. Andante con moto e molto cantabile
IV. Molto vivo, energico
From The Soviet Experience: Volume I
Cedille Records CDR 90000 127 (Disc 2 tracks 9–12)
Pacifica Quartet
 
Playlist for June 5, 2013
Tchaikovsky on Cedille


PIOTR ILYICH TCHAIKOVSKY (1840–1893)
Meditation, Op. 72, No. 5 (4:46)
From Dmitry Paperno Plays Russian Piano Music
Cedille Records CDR 90000 001 (Track 1)
Dmitry Paperno, piano

PIOTR ILYICH TCHAIKOVSKY
String Quartet No. 1 in D major, Op. 11 (28:20)
I. Moderato e semplice
II. Andante cantabile
III. Scherzo: Allegro non tanto
IV. Finale: Allegro giusto
From Tchaikovsky: String Quartets Nos. 1 & 3
Cedille Records CDR 90000 056 (Tracks 1–4)
Vermeer Quartet

PIOTR ILYICH TCHAIKOVSKY
Was I not a blade of grass? Op. 47, No. 7 (5:56)
From Songs of the Romantic Age
Cedille Records CDR 90000 019 (Track 16)
Patrice Michaels, soprano
Deborah Sobol, piano

PIOTR ILYICH TCHAIKOVSKY
Dumka, Op. 59 (7:45)
From Paperno Live
Cedille Records CDR 90000 044 (Track 17)
Dmitry Paperno, piano
Playlist for May 29, 2013
Delights & Dances


MICHAEL ABELS (b. 1962)
Delights & Dances for String Quartet and String Orchestra (13:03)
From Delights & Dances
Cedille Records CDR 90000 141 (Track 1)
Harlem Quartet
Chicago Sinfonietta
Mei-Ann Chen, conductor

BENJAMIN LEES (1924–2010)
Concerto for String Quartet and Orchestra
III. Allegro energico (5:28)
From Delights & Dances
Cedille Records CDR 90000 141 (Track 4)
Harlem Quartet
Chicago Sinfonietta
Mei-Ann Chen, conductor

AN-LUN HUANG (b. 1949)
“Saibei Dance” from Saibei Suite No. 2 (4:08)
From Delights & Dances
Cedille Records CDR 90000 141 (Track 5)
Chicago Sinfonietta
Mei-Ann Chen, conductor

LEONARD BERNSTEIN arr. RANDALL CRAIG FLEISCHER (b. 1958)
West Side Story Concerto for String Quartet and Orchestra (excerpt) (23:41)
Cha Cha
Maria
Tonight
Cadenza
Prologue
America
Quintet
Cadenza 2
Finale
From Delights & Dances
Cedille Records CDR 90000 141 (Tracks 7–15)
Harlem Quartet
Chicago Sinfonietta
Mei-Ann Chen, conductor
Playlist for May 22, 2013
Opera on Cedille


GIAN CARLO MENOTTI (1911–2007)
The Medium
Act I (excerpt) (18:30)
From Menotti: The Medium
Cedille Records CDR 90000 034 (Tracks 10–22)
Joyce Castle, mezzo-soprano
Patrice Michaels, soprano
Diane Ragains, soprano
Peter Van De Graaf, bass-baritone
Barbara Landis, mezzo-soprano
Chicago Opera Theater
Lawrence Rapchak, conductor

ROBERT KURKA (1921–1957)
The Good Soldier Schweik
Act 1, Scene 1: Schweik’s Flat in Prague (3:33)
From Robert Kurka: The Good Soldier Schweik
Cedille Records CDR 90000 062 (Disc 1 track 3)
Jason Collins, tenor
Kelli Harrington, soprano
Chicago Opera Theater
Alexander Platt, conductor

ROBERT KURKA
The Good Soldier Schweik
Act 1, Scene 6: The Insane Asylum (Schweik: “I never felt so good before . . .”) (2:22)
From Robert Kurka: The Good Soldier Schweik
Cedille Records CDR 90000 062 (Disc 1 track 11)
Jason Collins, tenor
Chicago Opera Theater
Alexander Platt, conductor

ROBERT KURKA
The Good Soldier Schweik
Act 1, Scene 7: Part 1: Schweik’s flat, Part 2: The street below (4:29)
From Robert Kurka: The Good Soldier Schweik
Cedille Records CDR 90000 062 (Disc 1 Tracks 16–18)
Jason Collins, tenor
Kelli Harrington, soprano
Chicago Opera Theater
Alexander Platt, conductor

ROBERT KURKA
The Good Soldier Schweik
Act 2, Scene 1: Army infirmary (6:11)
From Robert Kurka: The Good Soldier Schweik
Cedille Records CDR 90000 062 (Disc 2 Tracks 3–5)
Marc Embree, baritone
Jason Collins, tenor
Wayne Alan Behr, tenor
Christian Elser, baritone
Robert Boldin, tenor
Alvaro Ramirez, bass
Stephen Noon, tenor
Timothy Sharp, baritone
Chicago Opera Theater
Alexander Platt, conductor

ROBERT KURKA
The Good Soldier Schweik
Act 2, Scene 3: Lieutenant Lukash’s flat (7:58)
From Robert Kurka: The Good Soldier Schweik
Cedille Records CDR 90000 062 (Disc 2 Tracks 10–12)
Jason Collins, tenor
Marc Embree, baritone
Kelli Harrington, soprano
Robert Boldin, tenor
Alvaro Ramirez, bass
Stephen Noon, tenor
Chicago Opera Theater
Alexander Platt, conductor
 
Playlist for May 15, 2013
Choirs on Cedille


CHARLES VILLIERS STANFORD (1852–1924)
Three Motets, Op. 38 (1905)
III. Beati Quorum Via (3:35)
From Hear My Prayer: Choral Music of the English Romantics
Cedille Records CDR 90000 036 (Track 8)
and Serenely Cedille
Cedille Records CDR 8001 (Track 17)
His Majestie's Clerkes
Anne Heider, director

FRANK FERKO (b. 1950)
Stabat Mater
IV. Quae maerebat (2:28)
From Frank Ferko: Stabat Mater
Cedille Records CDR 90000 051 (Track 5)
His Majestie's Clerkes
Anne Heider, director
Frank Ferko, composer

KEVIN OLSON (b. 1970)
Summer Sonnet (4:46)
From Shall I Compare Thee?
Cedille Records CDR 90000 085 (Track 1)
Chicago a cappella
Kevin Olson, composer

CHRISTIAN ONYEJI (b. 1967)
Amuworo ayi otu nwa (2:50)
From Christmas a cappella
Cedille Records CDR 90000 107 (Track 1)
Chicago a cappella

WILLIAM FERRIS (b. 1942)
Snowcarols
III. In the bleak mid-winter (4:44)
From Snowcarols
Cedille Records CDR 90000 101 (Track 12)
William Ferris Chorale
Composer Festival Orchestra
Paul French, conductor

ALAN HOVHANESS (1911–2000)
Four Motets, Op. 268
III. Lord, Who Shall Abide (3:30)
From American Choral Premieres
Cedille Records CDR 90000 109 (Track 3)
William Ferris Chorale
Paul French, conductor

GIAN CARLO MENOTTI (1911–2007)
Missa "O Pulchritudo"
Motet: O Pulchritudo (5:54)
From William Ferris Chorale: Menotti and Vierne
Cedille Records CDR 7001 (Track 3)
William Ferris Chorale
William Ferris, conductor

LEO SOWERBY (1895–1968)
The Canticle of the Sun
Praised be my Lord for our mother the earth... (3:03)
From The Pulitzer Project
Cedille Records CDR 90000 125 (Track 17)
Grant Park Chorus
Grant Park Orchestra
Carlos Kalmar, conductor
Christopher Bell, chorus director
Leo Sowerby, composer

STACY GARROP (b. 1969)
Sonnets of Desire, Longing, and Whimsy (7:45)
I. Now by this moon, before this moon shall wane
II. Time does not bring relief; you all have lied
III. I shall forget you presently, my dear
From Songs of Smaller Creatures and other American Choral Works
Cedille Records CDR 90000 131 (Tracks 8–10)
Grant Park Chorus
Christopher Bell, conductor
Stacy Garrop, composer

LITA GRIER (b. 1937)
I AM (2:59)
From In Songs from Spoon River, Reflections of a Peacemaker, and Other Vocal Works by Lita Grier
Cedille Records CDR 90000 112 (Track 28)
Chicago Children's Choir
Josephine Lee, conductor
John Goodwin, piano
Lita Grier, composer
  Playlist for May 8, 2013
More Solo Singers on Cedille


FRANK FERKO (b. 1950)
Stabat Mater
II. The Mother (3:53)
From Frank Ferko: Stabat Mater
Cedille Records CDR 90000 051 (Track 11) 
Nancy Gustafson, soprano 
His Majestie's Clerkes 
Anne Heider, conductor

JAN VÁCLAV HUGO VOŘÍŠEK (1791–1825)
Mass in B-Flat Major
V. Benedictus (3:56)
From Vorisek: Mass in B-Flat, Symphony in D
Cedille Records CDR 90000 058 (Track 13) 
Patrice Michaels, soprano 
Tami Jantzi, mezzo-soprano 
William Watson, tenor 
Peter Van De Graaff, bass 
Czech National Symphony Orchestra 
Paul Freeman, conductor

WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART (1756–1791)
"Restati qua… Per queste tue manine" K. 540b from Don Giovanni (5:24)
From Divas of Mozart’s Day
Cedille Records CDR 90000 064 (Track 10) 
Patrice Michaels, soprano 
Peter Van De Graaff, bass-baritone 
Classical Arts Orchestra
Stephen Alltop, conductor

ANONYMOUS
"Levin and Hirsch and Cohn" (3:04)
From Dancing on the Edge of a Volcano
Cedille Records CDR 90000 065 (Disc 2 track 4) 
Stewart Figa, baritone 
New Budapest Orpheum Society

DARIUS MILHAUD (1892–1974)
"Holem Tza’adi" (2:49)
From Dancing on the Edge of a Volcano
Cedille Records CDR 90000 065 (Track 23) 
Julia Bentley, mezzo-soprano 
New Budapest Orpheum Society

FRIEDRICH HOLLÄNDER (1896–1976)
Marianka (2:32)
From Jewish Cabaret in Exile
Cedille Records CDR 90000 110 (Track 24) 
Julia Bentley, mezzo-soprano 
New Budapest Orpheum Society

STACY GARROP (b. 1969)
Ars Poetica
I. Introduction to Poetry (5:51)
From The Billy Collins Suite: Songs Inspired by His Poetry
Cedille Records CDR 90000 115 (Track 2) 
Buffy Baggott, mezzo-soprano 
Lincoln Trio

STACY GARROP
In Eleanor’s Words
III. An Anonymous Letter (2:33)
From In Eleanor's Words: Music of Stacy Garrop
Cedille Records CDR 90000 122 (Track 4) 
Buffy Baggott, mezzo-soprano 
Kuang-Hao Huang, piano

HECTOR BERLIOZ (1803–1869)
La mort de Cléopâtre
Méditation: “Grands Phararons” (4:49)
From Royal Mezzo
Cedille Records CDR 90000 104 (Track 4) 
Jennifer Larmore, mezzo-soprano
Grant Park Orchestra 
Carlos Kalmar, conductor

LITA GRIER (b. 1937)
Sneezles (1972) (3:21)
From Songs from Spoon River, Reflections of a Peacemaker, and Other Vocal Works by Lita Grier
Cedille Records CDR 90000 112 (Track 6) 
Michelle Areyzaga, soprano 
Anne Bach, oboe 
Tina Laughlin, percussion 
William Billingham, piano

WILLIAM FERRIS (1937–2000)
Ed È Subito Sera, Solo Cantata for Tenor and String Orchestra
II. Ora che sale il giorno (5:00)
From Corridors of Light: Music of William Ferris
Cedille Records CDR 7004 (Track 3) 
John Vorrasi, tenor 
Chicago String Ensemble
Alan Heatherington, conductor
  Playlist for May 1, 2013
Soprano Patrice Michaels


Six Elizabethan Songs (1958)
Hymn (3:46)
From 20th Century Baroque
Cedille Records CDR 90000 011 (Track 16)
Patrice Michaels, soprano
Rembrandt Chamber Players

SERGEI RACHMANINOFF (1873–1943)
The Muse, Op. 34, No. 1 (3:41)
From Songs of the Romantic Age
Cedille Records CDR 90000 019 (Track 17)
Patrice Michaels, soprano
Deborah Sobol, piano

ANTONIO VIVALDI (1678–1741)
Cantata: All‘ombra di sospetto, RV178
Aria: Mentiti contenti (3:47)
From A Vivaldi Concert
Cedille Records CDR 90000 025 (Track 11)
Patrice Michaels, soprano
Chicago Baroque Ensemble

DOMINICK ARGENTO (b. 1927)
Letters from Composers
Johann Sebastian Bach (3:39)
From To Be Sung Upon the Water
Cedille Records CDR 90000 029 (Track 4)
Patrice Michaels, soprano
Jeffrey Kust, guitar

GIAN CARLO MENOTTI (1911–2007)
The Medium
Monica’s Waltz (5:22)
From Gian Carlo Menotti: The Medium
Cedille Records CDR 90000 034 (Tracks 24–25)
Patrice Michaels, soprano
Chicago Opera Theater
Lawrence Rapchak, conductor

MARIA SZYMANOWSKA (1789–1831)
Ballade (3:31)
From Songs of the Classical Age
Cedille Records CDR 90000 049 (Track 24)
Patrice Michaels, soprano
David Schrader, fortepiano

LILI BOULANGER (1893–1918)
Clairieres dans le ciel
I. Elle était descendue au bas de la prairie (2:00)
From Clearings in the Sky
Cedille Records CDR 90000 054 (Track 9)
Patrice Michaels, soprano
Rebecca Rollins, piano

VINCENZO RIGHINI (1756–1812)
"Per pietà, deh, ricercate" from L’incontro inaspettato (1785) (4:50)
From Divas from Mozart’s Day
Cedille Records CDR 90000 064 (Track 2)
Patrice Michaels, soprano
Peter Van De Graaff, bass-baritone
Classical Arts Orchestra
Stephen Alltop, conductor

BENJAMIN BRITTEN (1913–1976)
Les Illuminations
IIIb. Antique (1:55)
From La vie est une parade
Cedille Records CDR 90000 070 (Track 15)
Patrice Michaels, soprano
Czech National Symphony Orchestra
Paul Freeman, conductor

GERMAINE TAILLEFERRE (1892–1983)
L’autre jour en m’y promenant (2:22)
From La vie est une parade
Cedille Records CDR 90000 070 (Track 24)
Patrice Michaels, soprano
Chicago Chamber Musicians

JOHN HARMON (b. 1935)
Light Feet (2002) (3:34)
From American Songs
Cedille Records CDR 90000 091 (Track 27)
Patrice Michaels, soprano
Elizabeth Buccheri, piano
 
Playlist for April 24, 2013
Two New Releases


VLADIMIR REBIKOV (1866–1920)
Berceuse (Lullaby), No. 1 from Trois Morceaux, Op. 7 (1:44)

AMY BEACH (1867–1944)
Berceuse (Lullaby), No. 2 from Three Compositions, Op. 40 (3:44)

LUDWIG SCHWAB (1880–1943)
Berceuse écossaise (Scottish Lullaby) (3:54)

OTTORINO RESPIGHI (1879–1936)
Berceuse (Lullaby), No. 1 from Sei Pezzi (3:30)

GEORGE GERSHWIN (1898–1937)
"Summertime" from Porgy and Bess (3:45)
From Violin Lullabies
Cedille Records CDR 90000 139 (Tracks 3–7)
Rachel Barton Pine, violin
Matthew Hagle, piano

CARLOS CHÁVEZ (1899–1978)
Piano Concerto (1940)
III. Finale: Allegro non troppo (7:05)
From Carlos Chávez Piano Concerto and solo piano works by Chávez, Moncayo & Zyman
Cedille Records CDR 90000 140 (Track 3)
Jorge Federico Osorio, piano
Orquesta Sinfónica Nacional de México
Carlos Miguel Prieto, conductor

JOSÉ PABLO MONCAYO (1912–1958)
Muros Verdes (1951) (6:36)
From Carlos Chávez Piano Concerto and solo piano works by Chávez, Moncayo & Zyman
Cedille Records CDR 90000 140 (Track 5)
Jorge Federico Osorio, piano

JEAN SIBELIUS (1865–1957)
Berceuse (Lullaby), No. 6 from Six Pieces, Op. 79 (2:25)

PAULINE VIARDOT-GARCÍA (1821–1910)
Berceuse (Lullaby), No. 3 from Six Morceaux (2:34)

ALAN HOVHANESS (1911–2000)
Oror (Lullaby), Op. 1 (2:38)

IGOR STRAVINSKY (1882–1971)
Berceuse (Lullaby) from The Firebird (2:55)

MAURICE RAVEL (1875–1937)
Berceuse sur le nom de Gabriel Fauré (Lullaby on the name “Gabriel Fauré”) (2:25)
From Violin Lullabies
Cedille Records CDR 90000 139 (Tracks 10–14)
Rachel Barton Pine, violin
Matthew Hagle, piano
  Playlist for April 17, 2013
Orchestras Home & Abroad


EASLEY BLACKWOOD (b. 1933)
Symphony No. 5, Op. 34
III. Allegro vivo (7:01)
From Easley Blackwood: Symphonies Nos. 1 & 5
Cedille Records CDR 90000 016 (Track 3)
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
James DePreist, conductor

JOSEPH WHITE (1835–1918)
Violin Concerto in F-sharp Minor
Adagio ma non troppo (4:51)
From Violin Concertos by Black Composers of the 18th and 19th Centuries
Cedille Records CDR 90000 035 (Track 8)
Rachel Barton Pine, violin
Encore Chamber Orchestra
Daniel Hege, conductor

HEINRICH IGNAZ FRANZ VON BIBER (1644–1704)
Mensa Sonora: Pars V in E major
I. Intrada Allegro (1:08)
II. Balletto (0:45)
III. Trezza (0:41)
IV. Gigue (0:48)
From Biber: Mensa Sonora & Battalia
Cedille Records CDR 90000 116 (Tracks 26–29)
Baroque Band
Garry Clarke, conductor

LEO SOWERBY (1895–1968)
Comes Autumn Time – Program Overture for Orchestra (4:41)
From Prairie: Tone Poems by Leo Sowerby
Cedille Records CDR 90000 033 (Track 1)
Czech National Symphony Orchestra
Paul Freeman, conductor

DOMENICO CIMAROSA (1749–1801)
Concerto for Two Flutes in G Major (played on flute & oboe)
III. Rondo (4:08)
From Wind Concertos by Cimarosa, Molique, and Moscheles
Cedille Records CDR 90000 080 (Track 3)
Mathieu Dufour, flute
Alex Klein, oboe
Czech National Symphony Orchestra
Paul Freeman, conductor

MAX BRUCH (1838–1920)
Scottish Fantasy, Op. 46
III. Andante sostenuto (6:52)
From Scottish Fantasies for Violin & Orchestra
Cedille Records CDR 90000 083 (Disc 1, Track 4)
Rachel Barton Pine, violin
Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Alexander Platt, conductor

JOHANNES BRAHMS (1833–1897)
Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 77
III. Allegro giocoso, ma non troppo vivace (8:20)
From Brahms & Joachim Violin Concertos
Cedille Records CDR 90000 068 (Disc 2, Track 4)
Rachel Barton Pine, violin
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Carlos Kalmar, conductor
  Playlist for April 10, 2013
The Grant Park Orchestra and Carlos Kalmar


SAMUEL BARBER (1910–1981)
Toccata Festiva for Organ & Orchestra, Op. 36 (1960) (excerpt)
From American Works for Organ and Orchestra
Cedille Records CDR 90000 063 (Track 1)
David Schrader, organ
Grant Park Orchestra
Carlos Kalmar, conductor

MICHAEL COLGRASS (b. 1932)
Snow Walker for Organ & Orchestra (1990)
III. The Whispering Voices of the Spirits Who Ride with the Lights in the Sky (4:05)
From American Works for Organ and Orchestra
Cedille Records CDR 90000 063 (Track 7)
David Schrader, organ
Grant Park Orchestra
Carlos Kalmar, conductor

ROBERT KURKA (1921–1957)
Symphony No. 2, Op. 24 (1953)
III. Presto gioioso (6:36)
From Robert Kurka: Symphonic Works
Cedille Records CDR 90000 077 (Track 4)
Grant Park Orchestra
Carlos Kalmar, conductor

BOHUSLAV MARTINU (1890–1959)
Violin Concerto No. 2, H. 293 (1943)
III. Poco Allegro (8:35)
From Jennifer Koh: Portraits
Cedille Records CDR 90000 089 (Track 4)
Jennifer Koh, violin
Grant Park Orchestra
Carlos Kalmar, conductor

JOHN CORIGLIANO (b. 1938)
Midsummer Fanfare (2004) (5:49)
From American Orchestral Works
Cedille Records CDR 90000 090 (Track 5)
Grant Park Orchestra
Carlos Kalmar, conductor

MAURICE RAVEL (1875–1937)
Sheherazade
II. La flûte enchantée (3:00)
From Royal Mezzo
Cedille Records CDR 90000 104 (Track 7)
Jennifer Larmore, mezzo-soprano
Mary Stolper, solo flute
Grant Park Orchestra
Carlos Kalmar, conductor

AARON JAY KERNIS (b. 1960)
Too Hot Toccata (1996) (5:53)
From Symphony in Waves
Cedille Records CDR 90000 105 (Track 2)
Grant Park Orchestra
Carlos Kalmar, conductor

LEO SOWERBY (1895–1968)
Praised be my Lord for all those who pardon one another... (2:47)
From The Pulitzer Project
Cedille Records CDR 90000 125 (Track 18)
Grant Park Orchestra
Grant Park Chorus
Carlos Kalmar, conductor
Christopher Bell, chorus director

AARON COPLAND (1900–1990)
Appalachian Spring
Doppio movimento (3:11)
From The Pulitzer Project
Cedille Records CDR 90000 125 (Track 9)
Grant Park Orchestra
Carlos Kalmar, conductor
 
Playlist for April 3, 2013
The Chicago Sinfonietta and Paul Freeman


RUDOLPH GANZ (1877–1972)
Piano Concerto in E-flat Major, Op. 32 (1940)
III. Scherzo: Dance-like (animato) (4:13)
From Chicago Concertos: Piano Concertos by Rudolph Ganz and John La Montaine
Cedille Records CDR 90000 028 (Track 3)
Ramon Salvatore, piano
Chicago Sinfonietta
Paul Freeman, conductor

LEO SOWERBY (1895–1968)
Symphony No. 2
III. Fugue: Not fast; with dignity (6:43)
From Leo Sowerby: Symphony No. 2, other works
Cedille Records CDR 90000 039 (Track 6)
Chicago Sinfonietta
Paul Freeman, conductor

FELA SOWANDE (1905–1987)
African Suite (selections) (1930)
II. Nostalgia - Andante (4:14)
From African Heritage Symphonic Series, Vol. I
Cedille Records CDR 90000 055 (Track 7)
Chicago Sinfonietta
Paul Freeman, conductor

WILLIAM GRANT STILL (1895–1978)
Symphony No. 1, "Afro-American" (1930)
I. Moderato assai (6:10)
From African Heritage Symphonic Series, Vol. I
Cedille Records CDR 90000 055 (Track 9)
Chicago Sinfonietta
Paul Freeman, conductor

ADOLPHUS HAILSTORK (b. 1941)
Epitaph for a Man who Dreamed (1979) (7:37)
From African Heritage Symphonic Series, Vol. II
Cedille Records CDR 90000 061 (Track 13)
Chicago Sinfonietta
Paul Freeman, conductor

MICHAEL ABELS (b. 1962)
Global Warming (1990) (8:10)
From African Heritage Symphonic Series, Vol. III
Cedille Records CDR 90000 066 (Track 1)
Chicago Sinfonietta
Paul Freeman, conductor

COLERIDGE-TAYLOR PERKINSON (1932–2004)
Sinfonietta No. 1 for Strings (1954–55)
II. Song Form: Largo (5:08)
From Coleridge-Taylor Perkinson: A Celebration
Chicago Sinfonietta
Paul Freeman, conductor
  Playlist for March 27, 2013
The Pacifica Quartet


EASLEY BLACKWOOD (b. 1932)
String Quartet No. 2, Op. 6 (1959)
II. Prestissimo (2:57)
From String Quartets by Easley Blackwood
Cedille Records CDR 90000 050 (Track 5)
Pacifica Quartet

ANTONIN DVORAK (1841–1904)
String Quintet in E-flat Major, Op. 97
II. Allegro vivo (5:50)
From Dvorak: Quartet Op. 106 & Quintet Op. 97
Cedille Records CDR 90000 059 (Track 6)
Pacifica Quartet
Michael Tree, viola

FELIX MENDELSSOHN (1809–1847)
String Quartet in E-Flat Major, Op. 12
II. Canzonetta: Allegretto (4:00)
From Mendelssohn: The Complete String Quartets
Cedille Records CDR 90000 082 (Disc 1, track 6)
Pacifica Quartet

LEOŠ JANÁCEK (1854–1928)
String Quartet No. 2, "Intimate Letters" (1928)
III. Moderato (5:48)
From Declarations: Music Between the Wars
Cedille Records CDR 90000 092 (Track 3)
Pacifica Quartet

NIKOLAI MIASKOVSKY (1881–1950)
String Quartet No. 13 in A minor, Op. 86 (1950)
II. Presto fantastico (5:54)
From The Soviet Experience: Volume I
Cedille Records CDR 90000 127 (Disc 2, Track 10)
Pacifica Quartet

DMITRI SHOSTAKOVICH (1906–1975)
String Quartet No. 3 in F major, Op. 73 (1946)
I. Allegretto (6:57)
From The Soviet Experience: Volume II
Cedille Records CDR 90000 130 (Disc 2, Track 1)
Pacifica Quartet

DMITRI SHOSTAKOVICH (1906–1975)
String Quartet No. 10 in A-flat major, Op. 119 (1964)
IV. Allegretto (9:41)
From The Soviet Experience Volume III
Cedille Records CDR 90000138 (Disc 1, Track 9)
Pacifica Quartet
  Playlist for March 20, 2013
Take 5 (or more): Larger Chamber Ensembles


ELLIOTT CARTER (1908–2012)
Woodwind Quintet (1948)
II. Allegro giocoso (4:01)
From Early Chamber Music of Elliott Carter
Cedille Records CDR 90000 048 (Track 3)
Chicago Pro Musica

JOSEF LABOR (1842–1924)
Quintet in D major for Clarinet, Violin, Viola, Cello, and Piano, Op. 11 (1900)
II. Allegretto grazioso (5:56)
From Twilight of the Romantics
Cedille Records CDR 90000 088 (Track 6)
Orion Ensemble

THOMAS ALBERT (b. 1948)
Thirteen Ways (1997)
VIII. Steady, rhythmic (2:37)
From thirteen ways
Cedille Records CDR 90000 067 (Track 19)
eighth blackbird

DANIEL KELLOGG (b. 1976)
Divinum Mysterium (2000)
III. Light (3:32)
From beginnings
Cedille Records CDR 90000 076 (Track 4)
eighth blackbird

FREDERIC RZEWSKI (b. 1938)
Les Moutons de Panurge (1969) (11:38)
From fred: Music by Frederic Rzewski
Cedille Records CDR 90000 084 (Track 7)
eighth blackbird

STEVEN MACKEY (b. 1966)
Indigenous Instruments (1989)
III. (5:37)
From strange imaginary animals
Cedille Records CDR 90000 094 (Track 5)
eighth blackbird

STEVEN MACKEY
Addiction (3:50)
From Lonely Motel: Music from Slide
Cedille Records CDR 90000128 (Track 7)
eighth blackbird
with Steven Mackey, composer / electric guitar
Rinde Eckert, librettist / vocalist

STEPHEN HARTKE (b. 1952)
Meanwhile: Incidental music to imaginary puppet plays
I. Procession (3:34)
From meanwhile
Cedille Records CDR 90000 133 (Track 4)
eighth blackbird

JAMES WOODWARD (b. 1978)
Gaudete (2007) (3:11)
From Chicago Moves
Cedille Records CDR 90000 136 (Track 1)
Gaudete Brass
 
Playlist for March 13, 2013
Duos & Trios


PAUL HINDEMITH (1895–1963)
Quartet for Clarinet, Violin, Cello, and Piano (1938)
I. Massig bewegt (7:09)
From Clarinet Chamber Music by Hindemith
Cedille Records CDR 90000 072 (Track 13)
John Bruce Yeh, clarinet
Amelia Piano Trio

DAVID LEISNER (b. 1953)
Acrobats (2002)
I. In the Wings (3:58)
From Acrobats: Music of David Leisner
Cedille Records CDR 90000 096 (Track 1)
Cavatina Duo

ATANAS OURKOUZOUNOV (b. 1970)
Makedonski pesen (Macedonian song) (2:59)
From The Balkan Project
Cedille Records CDR 90000 117 (Track 15)
Cavatina Duo

GIUSEPPE TARTINI (1692 - 1770)
Sonata Pastorale in A Major
III. Largo (3:13)
From An Italian Sojourn
Cedille Records CDR 90000 099 (Track 14)
Trio Settecento

HENRY PURCELL (1659–1695)
Hornpipe from Abdelazer "Hole in the Wall" (3:04)
From An English Fancy
Cedille Records CDR 90000 135 (Track 29)
Trio Settecento

STACY GARROP (b. 1969)
Ars Poetica
II. Sonnet (2:01)
From The Billy Collins Suite: Songs Inspired by His Poetry
Cedille Records CDR 90000 115 (Track 3)
Buffy Baggott, mezzo-soprano
Lincoln Trio

STACY GARROP (b. 1969)
Silver Dagger for violin, cello, and piano (5:28)
From In Eleanor's Words: Music of Stacy Garrop
Cedille Records CDR 90000 122 (Track 1)
Lincoln Trio

LERA AUERBACH (b. 1973)
Trio for violin, cello, and piano (1992/1996)
II. Andante (5:32)
From Notable Women: Trios by Today's Female Composers
Cedille Records CDR 90000 126 (Track 2)
Lincoln Trio

LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN (1770–1827)
Piano Trio in D Major, Kinsky/Halm Anhang 3
I. Allegro (6:04)
From The Beethoven Project Trio
Cedille Records CDR 90000 118 (Track 2)
Beethoven Project Trio
  Playlist for March 6, 2013
Chamber Ensembles: Early on Cedille


ILYA HURNÍK (b. 1922)
Sonata da camera
IV. Prestissimo (5:09)
From 20th Century Baroque
Cedille Records CDR 90000 011 (Track 10) 
Rembrandt Chamber Players

PADRE ANTONIO SOLER (1729–1783)
Quintet No. 4 in A Minor
III. Allegro assai (5:40)
From Soler: Quintets for Harpsichord & Strings, Nos. 4-6
Cedille Records CDR 90000 030 (Track 3) 
David Schrader, harpsichord
Chicago Baroque Ensemble

ANTONIO VIVALDI (1678–1741)
Concerto in G-Major for Flute and Strings, RV436
I. Allegro (3:02)
From A Vivaldi Concert
Cedille Records CDR 90000 025 (Track 20)
Anita Miller-Rieder, transverse flute 
Chicago Baroque Ensemble

PYOTR ILYICH TCHAIKOVSKY (1840–1893)
String Quartet No. 2 in F major, Op. 22
II. Scherzo: Allegro giusto (6:05)
From Tchaikovsky: Quartet Op. 22, Sextet "Souvenir de Florence"
Cedille Records CDR 90000 017 (Track 2) 
Vermeer Quartet

ARTHUR BLISS (1891–1975)
Quintet for Oboe and String Quartet (1927)
II. Andante con moto (8:40)
From Britten & Bliss
Cedille Records CDR 90000 093 (Track 3) 
Alex Klein, oboe 
Vermeer Quartet

DAVID DIAMOND (1915–2005)
Quintet in B minor for Flute, String Trio and Piano (1937)
I. Allegro deciso e molto ritmico (3:51)
From David Diamond Chamber Music
Cedille Records CDR 90000 023 (Track 1) 
Chicago Chamber Musicians

PAUL PIERNÉ (1874–1952)
Bucolique variee (7:57)
From 20th Century French Wind Trios
Cedille Records CDR 90000 040 (Track 25) 
Chicago Chamber Musicians

ERIK SATIE (1866–1925)/EASLEY BLACKWOOD (b. 1933)
La Diva de l’Empire (2:50)
From La vie est une parade
Cedille Records CDR 90000 070 (Track 1) 
Patrice Michaels, soprano 
The Chicago Chamber Musicians
  Playlist for February 27, 2013
Chicago Cellists Galore


EASLEY BLACKWOOD (b. 1933)
Cello Sonata, Op. 31
III. Scherzo. Molto allegro (excerpt) (4:10)
From Blackwood & Bridge: Cello Sonatas
Cedille Records CDR 90000 008 (Track 5)
And Cedille on the Move
Cedille Records CDR 8002 (Track 11)
Kim Scholes, cello
Easley Blackwood, piano

ANTONIO VIVALDI (1678–1741)
Cello Sonata in B-flat, Op. 14, No. 4, RV45
II. Allegro (1:40)
From A Vivaldi Concert
Cedille Records CDR 90000 025 (Track 13)
John Mark Rozendaal, cello
David Schrader, harpsichord

ELLIOTT CARTER (1908–2012)
Sonata for Cello and Piano (1948)
II. Vivace, molto leggiero (5:00)
From Early Chamber Music of Elliott Carter
Cedille Records CDR 90000 048 (Track 5)
Barbara Haffner, cello
Easley Blackwood, piano

ERWIN SCHULHOFF (1894–1942)
Duo (1925)
II. Zingaresca: Allegro giocoso (3:14)
From Double Play: Twentieth Century Duos for Violin & Cello
Cedille Records CDR 90000 047 (Track 5)
Rachel Barton Pine, violin
Wendy Warner, cello

DAVID POPPER (1843–1913)
Im Walde, Op. 50
No. 2 Gnomentanz (3:30)
From Wendy Warner Plays Popper & Piatigorsky
Cedille Records CDR 90000 111 (Track 9)
Wendy Warner, cello
Eileen Buck, piano

ALEXANDER SCRIABIN (1872–1915)
Etude Op. 8, No. 11 (4:03) Transcription by Gregor Piatigorsky
From Russian Music for Cello & Piano
Cedille Records CDR 90000 120 (Track 4)
Wendy Warner, cello
Irina Nuzova, piano

CARTER PANN (b. 1972)
Differences for cello and piano (1998)
V. Song (1:44)
From Composers in the Loft
Cedille Records CDR 90000 100 (Track 6)
David Ying, cello
Elinor Freer, piano

DAVID BAKER (b. 1931)
Cello Concerto (1975)
III. Fast (6:09)
From African Heritage Symphonic Series, Vol. III
Cedille Records CDR 90000 066 (Track 4)
Katinka Kleijn, cello
Chicago Sinfonietta
Paul Freeman, conductor

COLERIDGE-TAYLOR PERKINSON (1932–2004)
Lamentations: Black/Folk Song Suite for Solo Cello (1973)
I. Fuguing Tune: resolute (4:24)
From Coleridge-Taylor Perkinson: A Celebration
Cedille Records CDR 90000 087
Tahirah Whittington, cello

LERA AUERBACH (b. 1973)
24 Preludes for violoncello and piano
12. Adagio (4:59)
From Celloquy
CDR 90000 137 (Track 12)
Ani Aznavoorian, cello
Lera Auerbach, piano
 
Playlist for February 20, 2013
The Windy City


EASLEY BLACKWOOD (b. 1933)
Sonatina in F major for Piccolo Clarinet, Op. 38 (11:05)
From Clarinet Sonatas by Easley Blackwood and Max Reger
Cedille Records CDR 90000 022 (Track 10)
John Bruce Yeh, clarinet
Easley Blackwood, composer, piano

PAUL HINDEMITH (1895–1963)
Variations for Clarinet and Strings from the Music Day at Plön (1932) (3:54)
From Clarinet Chamber Music by Hindemith
Cedille Records CDR 90000 072 (Track 12)
John Bruce Yeh, clarinet

DAVID DIAMOND (1915–2005)
Quintet in B minor for Flute, String Trio and Piano (1937) (12:46)
III. Finale: Allegro veloce (3:26)
From David Diamond Chamber Music
Cedille Records CDR 90000 023 (Track 3)
Mary Stolper, flute
Chicago Chamber Musicians

LITA GRIER (b. 1937)
Renascence (Concertino for Flute and Orchestra) (1996) (10:55)
I. Allegro con spirito (4:00)
From American Flute Concertos
Cedille Records CDR 90000 046 (Track 1)
Mary Stolper, flute
Czech National Symphony Orchestra
Paul Freeman, conductor
Lita Grier, composer

ROBERT MUCZYNSKI (1929–2010)
Duos for Flute and Clarinet Op. 34 (1984) (selection)
VI. Allegro (1:10)
From Chicago Duos for Flute
Cedille Records CDR 90000 071 (Track 13)
Mary Stolper, flute
Eric Mandat, clarinet

FRANZ KROMMER (1759–1831)
Oboe Concerto No. 1 in F major, Op. 37 (21:54)
Rondo: Allegro (6:03)
From Oboe Concertos of the Classical Era
Cedille Records CDR 90000 045 (Track 3)
Alex Klein, oboe
Czech National Symphony Orchestra
Paul Freeman, conductor

MARCO AURELIO YANO (1963–1991)
Modinha (1984) (2:45)
From Poetic Inspirations
Cedille Records CDR 90000 102 (Track 9)
Alex Klein, oboe
Richard Young, viola
Ricardo Castro, piano

ANTONIO VIVALDI (1675–1741)
Concerto for Oboe and Strings in A Minor, F. VII, No. 5 (9:04)
I. Allegro non Molto (2:54)
From Vivaldi Oboe Concertos
Cedille Records CDR 7003 (Track 10)
Alex Klein, oboe
New Brandenburg Collegium
Anthony Newman, conductor

J. WILHELM BERNHARD MOLIQUE (1802–1869)
Concerto in D Minor for Flute and Orchestra (22:05)
III. Rondo: Allegro (6:52)
From Wind Concertos by Cimarosa, Molique, and Moscheles
Cedille Records CDR 90000 080 (Track 6)
Mathieu Dufour, flute
Czech National Symphony Orchestra
Paul Freeman, conductor

ALBERT FRANZ DOPPLER (1821–1883)
Fantaisie Pastorale Hongroise (excerpt) (3:15)
From Fantaisie
Cedille Records CDR 90000 121 (Track 4)
Mathieu Dufour, flute
Kuang-Hao Huang, piano
  Playlist for February 13, 2013
Two Amazing Violinists: Rachel Barton Pine and Jennifer Koh


GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL (1685–1759)
Allegro in C Minor, HWV408 (2:49)
From Handel: The Sonatas for Violin and Continuo
Cedille Records CDR 90000 032 (Track 20)
Rachel Barton Pine, violin
David Schrader, harpsichord

JOSEPH WHITE (1835–1918)
Violin Concerto in F-sharp Minor (1864) (21:34)
Allegro moderato (4:58)
From Violin Concertos by Black Composers of the 18th and 19th Centuries
Cedille Records CDR 90000 035 (Track 9)
Rachel Barton Pine, violin
Encore Chamber Orchestra
Daniel Hege, conductor

ANTONIO BAZZINI (1818–1897)
Round of the Goblins, Op. 25 (5:05)
From Instrument of the Devil
Cedille Records CDR 90000 041 (Track 6)
Rachel Barton, violin
Patrick Sinozich, piano

Antonin Dvorak (1941–1904)
Songs My Mother Sang (Als die alte Mutter) (1880) (1:49)
From American Virtuosa: Tribute to Maud Powell
Cedille Records CDR 90000 097 (Track 3)
Rachel Barton Pine, violin
Matthew Hagle, piano

HENRY PURCELL (1659–1695)
Hornpipe on a Ground (from The Married Beau) (1:59)
From An English Fancy
CDR 90000 135 (Track 26)
Trio Settecento
Rachel Barton Pine, violin
John Mark Rozendaal, viola da gamba
David Schrader, harpsichord/positiv organ

J.S. BACH (1685–1750)
Partita No. 2 in D minor for Solo Violin, BWV 1004 (1720) (31:42)
Allemanda (4:50)
From Jennifer Koh: Solo Chaconnes
Cedille Records CDR 90000 060 (Track 1)

ROBERT SCHUMANN (1810–1856)
Sonata No. 2 in D minor, Op. 121 (1851) (27:31)
II. Sehr lebhaft (4:21)
From Schumann: The Sonatas for Violin and Piano
Cedille Records CDR 90000 095 (Track 5)
Jennifer Koh, violin
Reiko Uchida, piano

LOU HARRISON (1917–2003)
Grand Duo (1988) (30:57)
V. Polka (3:22)
From String Poetic
Cedille Records CDR 90000 103 (Track 11)
Jennifer Koh, violin
Reiko Uchida, piano

J.S. BACH (1685–1750)
Partita No. 3 in E major (21:16)
III. Gavotte en Rondeau (3:05)
From Bach & Beyond Part 1
CDR 90000 134 (Track 3)
Jennifer Koh, violin

ASTOR PIAZZOLA (1921–1992)
Tango Etude No. 3 con Libertango (4:22) arr. by Rachel Barton Pine
From Capricho Latino
CDR 90000 124 (Track 13)
Rachel Barton Pine, violin
  Playlist for February 6, 2013
Label Beginnings: Cedille at the Keyboard


ALEXANDER SCRIABIN (1872–1915)
Sonata No. 2, Op. 19, "Sonata-Fantasy"
I. Andante (:276)
From Dmitry Paperno Plays Russian Piano Music
Cedille Records CDR 90000 001 (Track 13)
Dmitry Paperno, piano

ALFREDO CASELLA (1883–1947)
Sonatina, Op. 28 (1916) (10:37)
II. Minuetto (1:59)
III. Finale (4:55)
From Music of Casella & Szymanowski
Cedille Records CDR 90000 003 (Tracks 2 and 3)
Easley Blackwood, piano

JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH (1685–1750)
Toccata & Fugue in D Minor, BWV 538 "Dorian" (12:38)
Toccata (5:18)
From Bach: Complete Toccatas & Fugues
Cedille Records CDR 90000 006 (Track 6)
David Schrader, organ

PAUL BOWLES (1910–1999)
Six Latin American Pieces (1937–46) (9:03)
Huapango No. 1 (1:10)
Tierra Mojada (1:52)
El Bejuco (0:54)
La Cuelga (1:16)
Orosi (1:55)
Huapango No. 2 (“El Sol”) (1:38)
From Music in the American Grain
Cedille Records CDR 90000 010 (Tracks 10–15)
Ramon Salvatore, piano

FRANZ LISZT (1811–1886)
Mazeppa - Symphonic Poem for Two Pianos (excerpt) (3:15)
From Cedille on the Move
Cedille Records CDR 8002 (Track 10)
And Liszt: The Complete Symphonic Poems for Two Pianos, Vol. ll
Cedille Records CDR 90000 024 (Track 2)
Georgia & Louise Mangos, duo-pianists
ELLIOTT CARTER (1908–2012)
From Two Thoughts About the Piano (2005–06) (10:55)
Catenaires (3:48)
From Oppens Plays Carter
Cedille Records CDR 90000 108 (Track 10)
Ursula Oppens, piano

FELIPE VILLANUEVA (1862–1893)
Sueño Dorado: Mazurka (4:33)
From Salón Mexicano
Cedille Records CDR 90000 132 (Track 2)
Jorge Federico Osorio, piano