Composed for flutist Lori Shipley, this piece contains three movements: Vivace con slancio; Lento; and Allegro assai. Of advanced difficulty. Duration ca. 18 minutes.
Composed for Mary Harris. The four movements are titled Jolt, Dirge, Pastorale, and Frolic. The viola part uses some harmonics and left-hand pizzicato. With performance and program notes. Duration ca. 30 minutes.
With an introduction by Martin Neary, glossary, dedicatees of Bach's secular cantatas, and the poets.
This book collects texts of Spanish songs, along with English translations. Includes music from the medieval period to 20th century composers such as Granados and Rodrigo. With an introduction and notes by Graham Johnson, discography and indices.
Contents: Don't Mean Jack -- Our Love Will Always Remain -- Guys Who SK8 -- Tweeker Kidz -- Cool Cat -- Better Off Without Her -- So High -- Wander -- Long Hair Don't Care -- I Like Fruit -- Big Headed Alien -- Mine -- Sinus Infection -- Wacky Surf Trip -- Woah Man.
Friend and Stokes perform music by Philippe Gaubert, Astor Piazzolla, Franz Doppler, Cecile Chaminade, Gabriel Faure, Camille Saint-Saens, Georges Hue, Jacques Ibert, and Joachim Anderson. With Mark Kinkaid, piano.
This collection of essays examines the global circulation of Celtic music, and the global presence in the Celtic music of particular countries including Scotland, Ireland, Canada and the United States. With an introduction and index.
This piece is based on the composer's earlier work Eldey Island for solo instrument and tape. The piece is inspired by the extincition of the auk bird of Iceland. With program and performance notes. Printed from manuscript.
The Choir of Manchester Cathedral performs a large selection of hymns. Conducted by Christopher Stokes. With organist Jeffrey Makinson.
Composed for and dedicated to the NIU Wind Ensemble, directed by Ronnie Wooten. A large, philosophical work in one extended movement of three sections. With performance notes. Duration ca. 18 minutes. Print quality is questionable.
In five movements. With program note by the composer. Dedicated to Steve Shumway. Duration: ca. 19 minutes.
In three movements; with program and performance notes by the composer. Dedicated to Hal Grossman at Interlochen. Duration: ca. 15 minutes.
Composed during the spring and summer of 1999 in Hampton, Virginia for Kyong Jarrell. In three movements : Allegro, ca. 7'40"; Lento, ca. 6'17"; Allegro Resoluto, ca. 9'. Total duration : ca. 22'57". Performance note by composer.
Dedicated to Wendy Young. The opening movement of the sonata is joyous, while the second movement is more pensive and the third majestic. With very brief program and performance notes. Duration ca. 18 minutes.
Composer, vocalist and pianist Stokes performs six of her own songs, as well as music by Pete Townshend, Joe Jackson, and others.
25 tracks of music recorded by Jim Jackson, Frank Stokes, Tommy Johnson, Charlie Kyle, Dan Sane, Will Shade, Hattie Hart, and Minnie Wallace.
Edited by Martin Stokes. Contributions by ethnomusicologists with social an- thropological experience, and by social anthropologists with a keen interest in music. Bibliographical references, index.
This informal interview with Brendel has been translated from the German by Richard Stokes. Topics include Brendel's life, performance, and writing. With an epilogue, afterword, and index.
Contents: I. Pageant -- II. Festival -- III. Lament -- IV. Vacation. With brief program and performance notes. Dedicated to the composer's wife. Duration ca. 26 minutes.
Commissioned by the Oxford String Quartet. The musical material for the three movements is generated from motives in the first five bars of the piece. With notes. Duration ca. 11 minutes.
Dedicated to the Oxford String Quartet. The music in each of the three movements is generated from the same pitch complex. With notes. Duration ca. 28 minutes.