Pura Vida – Peter Ellefson

Pura Vida – Peter Ellefson
Catalog number: 543


> 01 Doolallynastics
comp: Brian Lynn
> 02 Romance, Op. 2 I
comp: Axel Jorgensen
> 03 Concerto for Trombone - Mvt. 1. Allegro con brio; Allegro
comp: Jim Pugh
> 04 Concerto for Trombone - Mvt. 2. Slow
> 05 Concerto for Trombone - Mvt. 3. Allegro furioso
> 06 Dein blaues Auge, Op. 59, No. 8
comp: Johannes Brahms
> 07 Sonntag, Op. 47, No. 3
comp: Johannes Brahms
> 08 Meine Liebe ist grun, Op. 63, No. 5
comp: Johannes Brahms
> 09 Der Gang zum Liebchen, Op. 48, No. 1
comp: Johannes Brahms
> 10 O wust' ich doch den Weg, Op. 63, No. 8
comp: Johannes Brahms
> 11 Sonata for Trombone and Piano - Mvt. 1. Allegro con brio
comp: Derek Bourgeois
> 12 Sonata for Trombone and Piano - Mvt. 2, Allegro scherzando
> 13 Sonata for Trombone and Piano - Mvt. 3. Adagio cantabile
> 14 Sonata for Trombone and Piano - Mvt. 4. Allegro con fuoco
> 15 The Blue Bells of Scotland
comp: Arthur Pryor

Peter Ellefson’ s debut recording featuring rarely recorded works by Derek Bourgeois, Jim Pugh and Brian Lynn. ‘Pura Vida’ also includes works by Brahms, J’rgensen and Pryor. Ellefson is one of the busiest trombonists working today and this recording showcases both his acrobatic flair and sensitive musicality.

An orchestral veteran, Ellefson teaches at such prestigious universities as Indiana University and Northwestern University and regularly plays with such orchestra as the Chicago Symphony and New York Philharmonic. This CD has incredible virtuosic elements as well as simple, wonderful melodies!

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