Classical Discoveries

with Marvin Rosen

In Praise of Woman - American women composers

Artist Song Album Label Comments
Castellano, Jennifer (1981- ) The Castle at Sunrise (opening section) Jennifer Castellano, Piano 5:30
Bloomer Deussen, Nancy (1931- ) American Hymn The Czech Philharmonic, Robert Ian Winstin, conductor ERM Media - 5:31
Albert, Adrienne (1941- ) Windswept Doug Masek, Clarinet, Ayke Agus, Piano Private 5:38
Coleman, Valerie (1970- ) Concerto for Wind Quintet Imani Winds Koch International Classics - 5:43
Van Ness, Patricia (1951- ) Angelus sum Thronorum Tapestry, Laurie Monahan, conductor Telarc - 6:03
Bauer, Marion (1887-1955) Suite for String Orchestra The Vienna Orchestra, F. charles Adler, conductor CRI - 6:10
Williamson, Sister Patsy (19th cent.) Pretty Home The Rose Ensemble, Jordan Sramek, conductor Rose Ensemble 6:26
Tower, Joan (1938- ) Island Prelude Peter Bowman, Oboe, Saint louis Symphony Orchestra, Leonard Slatkin, conductor New World Records - 6:29
Sandler, Felicia (1961- ) Pulling Radishes New England Conservatory Percussion Ensemble, Frank Epstein, conductor Naxos - 6:40
Yarnell, Carolyn (1961- ) Sage The Common Sense Ensemble, Jeannine Wager, conductor CRI - 6:49
Anderson, Beth (1950- ) The Praying Mantis and the Bluebird Andrew Bolotowsky, Flute, Beth Anderson, Piano MSR Classics - 7:02
Diemer, Emma Lou (1927- ) Violin Concerto Philip Fiscor, Violin, Westmont Orchestra, Michael Shasberger, conductor Philip Fiscor/Emma Lou Diemer 7:08
Giteck, Janice Om Shanti The New Performance Group, Matthew Kokmieroski, conductor New Albion - 7:25
Oswald, Rebecca The Gentle Rain of Your Pure Love Rebecca Oswald, Piano Rebecca Oswald - 7:45
Joyce-Walter, Mary Ann Aceldama Orchestra conducted by Robert Ian Winstin Ravello - 7:49
Reese, Mona Lyn (1951- ) Prince from "Midwest Symphony" Czech Radio Symphony Orchestra, Vladimir Valek, conductor MMC - 8:08
Thomas, Karen P. (1957- ) Yonati///You Have Ravished my Heart from "Song of Songs" Seattle Pro Musica, Karen P. Thomas, conductor Private 8:15
Larsen, Libby (1950- ) Symphony No. 5 "Solo Symphony" Colorado Symphony Orchestra, Marin Alsop, conductor Koch International Classics - 8:25
Shields, Alice (1943- ) Kyrielle Airi Yoshioka, Violin Albany Records - 8:53
McClure, Alma Ney (1882- ?) 'The Cutter:A Classy Rag' Jane Boxall, Marimba Intermediate Swing - 9:09
Zwillich, Ellen Taaffe (1939- ) Lament Becky Billock, Piano Becky Billock 9:12
Hoover, Katherine (1937- ) Double Concerto David Perry & Suzanne Beia, Violins, The Wisconsin Philomusica, Vartan Manoogian, conductor Parnassus - 9:20
Castellano, Jennifer (1981- ) To Scriabin///Conflicting Colors Jennifer Castellano, Piano 9:39
Monk, Meredith (1942- ) Wedding March Solaris Vocal Ensemble, Hyun-Ja Choi, Organ, Giselle Wyers, conductor Albany Records - 9:45
Galbraith, Nancy (1951- ) Night Train Stephen Schultz, Electronic Baroque Flute, Simon Cummings, Ben Munoz,, Electric Cellos, Nicole Myers, Tate Olson, Marcus Kim & Brandon Schantz, Percussion Centaur - 9:42
McTee, Cindy (1953- ) Einstein's Dream Detroit Symphony Orchestra, Leonard Slatkin, conductor Naxos - 10:11
Anderson, Beth (1950- ) The Eighth Ancestor Andrew Bolotowsky, Flute, Gregory Bynum, Recorder, David Bakamjian, violoncello, Rebecca Pechefsky, Harpsichord MSR Classics - 10:27
Wallach, Joelle (1946- ) The Tiger's Tail Polish Radio and TV Symphony Orchestra of Krakow,Szymon Kawalla, conductor Vienna Modern Masters - 10:37
Wolfe, Julia (1958- ) Lick The Bang on a Can All-Stars Cantaloupe - 10:49