CD-552:HERSHEY-BELL E.-MAGEAU-PIERCE VMM 3029 Vienna Modern Masters

MUSIC FROM SIX CONTINENTS

1994 Series

I AM AN AMERICAN WOMAN

Sharon Hershey (b. 1964)

Arrival for Soprano and Orchestra

01. Black Square 10:40

02. Wheatfields and Aloneness 15:48

Sulie Girardi, mezzo-soprano – Olga Szwajgier, soprano – Marta Murzyn, piccolo, flute – Ryszard Osiak, Es clarinet – Janusz Mirynski, violin

Elizabeth Bell (b. 1928)

03. Andromeda 15:27

Ruth Spindler, piano

Mary Mageau (b. 1934)

04. An Early Autumn’s Dreaming 09:42

Alexandra Pierce (b. 1934)

Dances on the Face of the Deep (Symphony No.2, op.74)

05. Processional 07:25

06. Sarabande 11:15

07. Hornpipe 02:35

Total time 73:25

Polish Radio and TV Symphony Orchestra of Krakow. Szymon Kawalla (1,2,4)

Koszalin State Philharmonic Orchestra. Szymon Kawalla (3,5,6,7)