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American Music for Strings

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    The CD of this album is available to purchase at ArkivMusic.

    Gerard Schwarz conducts the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra in four works for strings by American contemporary composers: Samuel Barber, Elliott Carter, David Diamond, and Irving Fine. Gramophone lauds the recording’s “fine digital sound,” as does the New York Times, which also cites its “wonderful music, performed with skill, insight and enthusiasm.”

    Credits

    MUSICIANS
    Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra
    Gerard Schwarz, conductor

    PRODUCTION CREDITS
    Recorded April 2, 1980, at Ambassador Auditorium, Pasadena, California

on December 18, 2013 - 4:17pm
Release Date: 
Wednesday, October 19, 1983 (All day)
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Nonesuch Selection Number: 

79002

Number of Discs in Set: 
1disc
Artist Name: 
Gerard Schwarz
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Description: 

The CD of this album is available to purchase at ArkivMusic.

Gerard Schwarz conducts the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra in four works for strings by American contemporary composers: Samuel Barber, Elliott Carter, David Diamond, and Irving Fine. Gramophone lauds the recording’s “fine digital sound,” as does the New York Times, which also cites its “wonderful music, performed with skill, insight and enthusiasm.”

DescriptionExcerpt: 

Gerard Schwarz conducts the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra in four works for strings by American contemporary composers: Samuel Barber, Elliott Carter, David Diamond, and Irving Fine. Gramophone lauds the recording’s “fine digital sound,” as does the New York Times, which also cites its “wonderful music, performed with skill, insight and enthusiasm.”

ProductionCredits: 

MUSICIANS
Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra
Gerard Schwarz, conductor

PRODUCTION CREDITS
Recorded April 2, 1980, at Ambassador Auditorium, Pasadena, California