American Visions – American Brass Quintet

American Visions – American Brass Quintet
Catalog number: 365


> 01 Brass Quintet No. 1 - Mvt. 1. Maestoso
comp: Melinda Wagner
> 02 Brass Quintet No. 1 - Mvt. 2. Ethereal, disembodied
> 03 Brass Quintet No. 1 - Mvt. 3. Alternately stately and lilting
> 04 Consananze Stravaganti
comp: Andrew Thomas
> 05 Brass Quintet - Mvt. 1. Little Requiem with Fanfares
comp: Robert Beaser
> 06 Brass Quintet - Mvt. 2. Fanfare with Alleluias
> 07 Be Not Afraid, The Isle Is Full of Noises
comp: Samuel Adler
> 08 Fifth Fanfare For The Uncommon Woman
comp: J. Tower
> 09 American Hymn
comp: William Schuman

…. In the field of contemporary brass music, the American Brass Quintet continues to be recognized as one of the world’s leading ensembles.

The new recording features significant, twenty-first-century quintets by Samuel Adler, Robert Beaser, and Melinda Wagner along with Andrew Thomas’ Consonanze Stravaganti (1982), William Schuman’s American Hymn (in a new ten-part version by ABQ trumpeter Kevin Cobb).

The recording is engineered and produced by Judith Sherman.

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