Hersch studied with Corigliano and Rochberg; he is the recepient of many prizes and awards as well as commissions from many major orchestras and organizations around the world.
Weisner plays music by Armando Bayolo, David Smooke, and Michael Hersch.
Are large scale work for horn and cello, on two CDs. With Jamie Hersch, horn; and Daniel Gaisford, cello.
This work was inspired by Michael Mazur's 1960s photographs of inmates at a Rhode Island psychiatric hospital. Performed by the Blair String Quartet.
A CD of orchestral music by the young composer. Also includes Fracta; and Arrache. All works were composed between 1998 and 2004. Marin Alsop conducts the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra.
…explores the meaning of Jewish involvement in the world of American jazz. It focuses on the ways prominent jazz musicians like Stan Getz, Benny Goodman, Artie Shaw, Lee Konitz, Dave Liebman, Michael Brecker, and Red Rodney have engaged with jazz in order to explore and construct ethnic identities.
…Childs: Now -- Michael Daugherty: Everybody's Got the Right -- Anthony de Mare: Sunday in the Park / Passages -- Peter Golub: A Child of Children and Art -- Ricky Ian Gordon: Every Day a Little Death -- Anne Gosfield: A Bowler Hat -- Jake Heggie: I'm Excited. No, You're Not -- Fred Hersch: No One Is…