Classical Discoveries

with Marvin Rosen

In the Shadow of Mount Ararat

Composer Piece Ensemble/
Orchestra
Conductor Soloist/
Performer
Castellano, Jennifer The Castle at Sunrise (opening section) Jennifer Castellano, piano www.castellanonet.com 5:30
Komitas Lullaby Isabel Bayrakdarian, soprano, Chamber Players of the Armenian Philharmonic Orchestra Nonesuch - 5:31
Arutiunian, Alexander Two Pictures Sona Shaboyan, piano Oehms Classics - 5:35
Khachaturian, Aram Double Fugue Chilingirian String Quartet Positively Armenian (LP) 0 5:44
Mirzoyan, Edvard Poem Epitaph (In Memory of Aram Khachaturian) St. Petersburg Chamber Ensemble, Roland Melia, conductor ASV - 5:50
Shnorhali, Nerses Aravod Louso Lusine Zakarian, soprano Garni - 6:04
Tchebodarian, Gayaneh Piano Trio Levon Chilingirian, violin, Viviane spanoghe, violoncello, Andre De Groote, piano Etcetera - 6:09
Aprikian, Garbis Dark Sky The Choir, Sipan-Komitas, Garbis Aprikian, conductor ER - 6:18
Rahbee, Dianne Goolkasian Rhapsody, Op. 80, "Uratu" Diane Anderson, piano, Matav Hungarian Symphony Orchestra, David Alexander Rahbee, conductor Recital Media - 6:25
Aristakesian, Emin Five Sharakans by Saak Patrev Izabella Aidinian, soprano, Marianna Arutyunian, piano Melodiya (LP) - 6:33
Yekmalian, Makar Lord's Prayer///Sanctus Yaranda Youth Choir of Shushi Pomegranate Music - 6:45
Karamanuk, Sirvart Spring///My Beloved Kazaz Artin Amira Chorus, Hovhaness Mirzoyan, conductor Kalan Muzik - 6:53
Hovhaness, Alan Gurge Dikran Ara Berberian, Basso, Alan Hovhaness, piano Crystal Records - 7:03
Hovhaness, Alan Shatakh Christina Fong, violin, Arved Ashby, piano OgreOgress 7:08
Komitas Gutan yerg Komitas, voice (recorded in 1912) Traditional Crossroads - 7:17
Komitas Six Dances for Piano Alan Hovhaness, piano Poseidon - 7:20
Komitas Excerpts from Divine Liturgy Camerata Singers, Alan Hovhaness, conductor Diocesan Records - 7:37
Hovhaness, Alan Talin, Op. 93 Christina Fong, viola, Strings of the Slovak Philharmonic, Ratislav Stur, conductor OgreOgress 7:51
Tjeknavorian, Loris Danse Lyrique from Danses Fantastiques Armenian Philharmonic Orchestra, Loris Tjeknavorian, conductor ASV - 8:10
Shnorhali, Nerses Amen Hair Surb Yerevan Women's Choir of Armenia, Artur Veranian, conductor Meg Recordings - 8:15
Avetisyan, Khachatur Oratorio in Memory of the Victims of the Armenian Genocide The Ensemble of National Instruments of the Armenian National Radio, The Chamber Music Choir of the Armenian National Radio, Tigran Hekekian, conductor, Ararat Petrosyan, shvi, Angela Atabekyan, kanon Narek.com Records - 8:23
Narekatsi, Grigor Havoun, Havoun Lusine Zakarian, soprano, Armenian Chamber Orchestra OCTA Records - 8:59
Apcar, Amy Selections from the Divine Liturgy of the Armenian Church Narek Bell Choir of St. Mary (Washington D.C.) Narek Bells Records - 9:05
Atributed to Khosrovidukht It is Wonderous to me Sharakan Early Music Ensemble, Grigor Danielian, conductor Celestial Harmonies - 9:12
Hovhanessian, Edgar Symphony No. 3 for Strings and Percussion Armenian Philharmonic Orchestra, Loris Tjeknavorian, conductor ASV - 9:19
Mansurian, Tigran Testament Rosamunde Quartet ECM New Series - 9:48
Mansurian, Tigran Three Arias (Sung out the window facing Mount Ararat) Kim Kashkashian, viola, Boston Modern Orchestra Project, Gil Rose, conductor ECM New Series - 9:54
Taronetsi, Khachtur Deep Mystery Quartet "Dudukner" Quartet "Dudukner" 10:16
Yardumian, Richard Narek Lili Chookasian, contralto, Alyssa Hess, harp, Stewart Rose, French Horn Positively Armenian (LP) 10:22
Anonymous Sacred Chant Open Us Lord Anna Mailian, mezzo-soprano, Music Master of Armenia CCn'C - 10:30
Terterian, Avet Symphony No. 2 Chorus of Choir Society of Armenia, Karo Chilikian, voice, State Symphony Orchestra of Armenia, David Khandjian, conductor Vahan Aryan - 10:35
Anonymous Medieval Hymn Doxology Isabel Bayrakdarian, soprano, Elmer Isler Singers, Raffi Armenian, conductor CBC Records- 10:54