Contents: I. Before -- II. Play Before Lullaby -- III. Lullaby -- IV. Lights Before Sleep -- V. Before Sleep and Dreams. Dedicated to Anthony de Mare. Of advanced difficulty. Printed from manuscript. Custom print edition.
An examination of the life and music of the American composer Kernis, winner of both the Pulitzer Prize and Grawemeyer Award. With an introduction, list of works, suggested listening, notes, and index. Music examples.
Dedicated to David Zinman on his 65th birthday. A fast-paced work of advanced difficulty. Duration ca. 3 minutes. Custom print edition.
Dedicated to Emanuele Arciuli. Duration ca. 4 minutes.
Contents: 1. Valentine -- 2. Miles Away -- 3. Mrs. Midas -- 4. Who Loves You? Commissioned for Renee Fleming by Great Performers and Lincoln Center and The Minnesota Orchestral Association. Dedicated to the memory of Jacob Druckman. Poems by Carol Ann Duffy. Custom print edition.
In one movement. Commissioned by Vestfold Festspillene, Norway. Dedicated to Henning Kraggerud. Inspired by Edvard Munch. Of advanced difficulty. Duration ca. 3 minutes. Custom print edition.
Kraggerud plays new music by Alissa Firsova, Naji Hakim, Aaron Jay Kernis, Maria Koval, Rolf Martinsson, Laurent Petitgirard, and others.
The chorus Musica Sacra performs music by Gilbertson, Patten, Thomas, Brewbaker, Ranjbaran, Theofanidis, Convery, Kernis, and Levine.
The New York Virtuoso Singers perform newly commissioned music by Del Tredici, Stucky, Harbison, Higdon, Kernis, Tower, Danielpour, Adamo, Lang, Schwanter, and many others.
Over eighty years of music by thirty-seven composers, such as Samuel Barber, Elliott Carter, Roger Sessions, Robert Beaser, Aaron Jay Kernis, David Lang, and more. Various artists.
The vocal ensemble Volti San Francisco performs music by Aaron Jay Kernis, Kurt Rohde, Gabriela Lena Frank, Ronald Caltabiano, Eric Moe, Mark Winges, Stacy Garrop and William Hawley.
Arciuli performs music by Monk, as well as contemporary composers such as Barbero, Hersch, Kernis, Rzewski, Babbitt, Torke, Harbison, Crumb, and many others.
Fain performs music by Puts, Glass, Kernis, Zhurbin, Danielpour, Bolcom, Higdon, Zimmerli, and Wylie. With Pei Yao Wang, Piano. Includes world premiere recordings.
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This song sets a text by Walt Whitman. Commissioned by Ravinia Festival President and CEO Welz Kauffman, Program Director Kevin Murphy, and the Ravinia Festival Steans Music Institute, for the 25th anniversary of the Institute in 2013. Custom print edition.
In one movement. Commissioned by Music Accord for eighth blackbird. Along with the percussion player, each of the other performers is required to play some percussion as well. Of advanced difficulty. Custom print edition.
In one movement. Commissioned by Chamber Music Northwest, La Jolla Music Society for Summerfest, and Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival for David Shifrin and the Orion Quartet, and John Bruce Yeh and the Calder Quartet. Of advanced difficulty. Custom print edition.
In one movement. Dedicated to David Mollenauer on his 50th birthday. Commissioned by Stephanie Key. The music is warm and lyric. Of advanced difficulty. Custom print edition.
Contents: 1. Introduction to the Dance Party -- 2. Salsa Pasada -- 3. MOR Easy Listening Slow Dance Ballad -- 3. Dance Party on the Disco Motorboat. With performance notes. Commissioned by and dedicated to Music from Angel Fire. This edition reflects revisions made to the work in 2005. Custom print…
Dedicated to Alan Feinberg. Printed from manuscript. A very challenging and virtuosic work for piano. Custom print edition.
Contents: I. La Festa del Gientil Ballo -- II. Dal ermonia suave -- III. Bassadanza Chiamato Reale, per doi -- IV. Trionfo di Bacco ed Arianna. Dedicated to Vera Wilson. Commissioned by Astral Artists. The texts come from Fifteenth-Century Dance and Music. Duration ca. 22 minutes. Special print…
In one movement. Commissioned by RIOULT for its 2011 Joyce Theater season. A lyric and challenging work featuring cello and oboe. Custom print edition.
In one movement. A delicate and flowing piece. Of advanced difficulty. Duration ca. 4 minutes. Custom print edition.