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LESHNOFF, J.: Symphony No. 1, "Forgotten Chants and Refrains" / Double Concerto / Rush (Wetherbee, Diaz, IRIS Orchestra, M. Stern)

“The music of Jonathan Leshnoff falls squarely in the middle of contemporary American romanticism…Though richly tonal, this is music quite distinct from anything else that’s out there at the moment.” (Strings Magazine, June 2009). On this second of three albums dedicated to Leshnoff’s orchestral and chamber music, two acclaimed American soloists bring to life his ravishing new Double Concerto, partnered here by his impressive First Symphony, a work which weaves tears and laughter into a haunting and ultimately life-affirming musical experience. The orchestral miniature Rush shimmers with pure kinetic energy.


Leshnoff, Jonathan

  Double Concerto
1.   Play with flash player I. Slow 00:07:14
2.   Play with flash player II. Scherzo 00:05:19
3.   Play with flash player III. Mysterious 00:07:48
4.   Play with flash player IV. Finale 00:07:03
  Symphony No. 1, "Forgotten Chants and Refrains"
5.   Play with flash player I. Introduction 00:02:47
6.   Play with flash player II. Fast 00:04:52
7.   Play with flash player III. Slow - Faster - Still 00:06:47
8.   Play with flash player IV. Allegro 00:03:54
9.   Play with flash player V. Resolution 00:02:40
  Rush
10.   Play with flash player Rush 00:08:09

Total Playing Time: 00:56:33






Composer(s):
Leshnoff, Jonathan

Conductor(s):
Stern, Michael

Orchestra(s):
IRIS Orchestra

Artist(s):
Díaz, Roberto; Wetherbee, Charles

Label: Naxos

Series: American Classics

Genre: Concerto; Orchestral

Period: Contemporary

Catalogue No: 8.559670

Barcode: 636943967027

Release Date: 11/2010

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