Slow And Indolent - Samuel Barber - Cello Sonata - Excursions - Summer Music (CD)


  • This selection of chamber music by Samuel Barber () contains some of his most notable compositions. The youthful Cello Sonata of ; Excursions for piano from and the charming Summer Music for wind quintet, written in , amply illustrate Barber's propensity to lyricism, making this a most appealing disc.
  • Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for American Classics: Samuel Barber - Cello Sonata; Excursions; Summer Music - Various Artists on AllMusic -
  • This CD brings together Barber's two main works for cello, his Concerto and his Sonata, along with a recording of the Adagio for Strings. Ralph Kirshbaum is a thoughtful advocate for both cello works. Kirshbaum's performance of these two works was my first introduction to both pieces/5(8).
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  • Commissioned by the Chamber Music Society of Detroit, Summer Music is Barber's sole work for wind ensemble. Barber wanted this score to have a languid feel, although he did complain that it was often played too slowly. Summer Music's opening melody is derived from the first seven measures of Barber's earlier, unpublished orchestral work Horizon, mostly transposed up a step, and a violin solo.
  • Browse: Barber - Cello Sonata in C minor, Op. 6 This page lists all recordings of Cello Sonata in C minor, Op. 6 by Samuel Barber (). Showing 11 - 20 of 24 results.
  • Masterclass Laurence Lesser: «Cello Sonata & piano» An exceptional document: in November , the members of the Philadelphia Wind Quintet play Summer Music after a discussion with Samuel Barber in person! «Vanessa» (Francfort Opera, - trailer) «.
  • Jun 09,  · Samuel Barber -- Sonata for Cello and Piano Daniel Hass - Cello, Annie Zhou - Piano The Royal Conservatory, Toronto, June 1. Allegro ma non troppo 2. Adagio 3. Allegro appassionato.

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