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Mark Isaacs: Children’s Songs on Soundbrush Records

Listening to and reading about this cycle of piano miniatures titled "Children's Songs", written and performed by Australian composer Mark Isaacs, you can't help...

Olivier Greif: Sonate de Requiem; Piano Trio

Originally released in 2006, Harmonia Mundi has returned this recording of Olivier Greif's Sonate de Requiem and Piano Trio to the active catalog as part of their mid-priced HM...

David Jennings: Music for Piano / James Willshire, piano

This Divine Art CD contains the entirety of young British composer David Jennings' piano music, all written between 1985 and 2010. Born in Sheffield,...

Christopher Blake: Angel at Ahipara / Strings of the New Zealand SO

Inspired by paintings and photographs of the composer's homeland, New Zealander Christopher Blake wrote the four works for string orchestra on this Atoll CD...

John Pickard: Tenebrae; Piano Concerto; Sea-Change / Fredrik Ullén, piano

One can gather quite a bit about the music of British composer John Pickard (born 1963) from the opening track of this BIS CD,...

Six Fish: Guitar Trek Celebrating 25 Years – works by Australian composers

Six Fish from the Australian guitar quartet Guitar Trek is a completely original, fresh and compelling album. It's on the Tall Poppies record label (also...

Seppo Pohjola: Symphonies nos 1 & 2 / Finnish Radio SO; Sakari Oramo, conductor

The Alba record label has been committed to the music of Finnish composer Seppo Pohjola for nearly a decade. This new recording of Pohjola's Symphony...

Erik Norby: The Rainbow Snake – Orchestral Songs and Symphonic Works

This Dacapo CD contains three works by Danish composer Erik Norby (1936-2007). The Rainbow Snake (1975) is a symphonic poem inspired by an Amerindian legend that...

Jennifer Higdon: An Exaltation of Larks / The Lark Quartet

The very significant poetic side of American composer Jennifer Higdon's music is confirmed on this new album from Bridge Records. The performances are by...

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