20th Century Harpsichord Concertos

20th Century Harpsichord Concertos

CDR 90000 188 (Cedille Records, CD)

24-bit digital

Playing time: 75'42"
Tracks: 15
Booklet pages: 20
© 2019 Cedille Records
Main country of recording: United States of America
Country of manufacture: United States of America
Reviewer: Ona Jarmalavičiūtė
Review of 20th Century Harpsichord Concertos published on 3 January 2020

Jory Vinikour, harpsichord
Chicago Philharmonic Orchestra
Scott Speck, conductor

Walter Leigh (1905-1942):

Concertino for Harpsichord and Strings
1 Allegro
2 Andante
3 Allegro vivace

Ned Rorem (born 1923):

Concertino da Camera (first recording)
4 Allegro non troppo
5 Molto moderato
6 Presto

Viktor Kalabis (1923-2006):

Concerto for Harpsichord and Strings, Op 42
7 Allegro leggiero
8 Andante
9 Allegro vivo

Michael Nyman (born 1944):

Concerto for Amplified Harpsichord and Strings
10 crotchet=120-144
11 più mosso
12 meno mosso
13 crotchet=c100
14 Cadenza
15 (post-cadenza)

Recorded 3 November 2016 at Wentz Hall, Naperville, IL (Nyman), 5 March 2018 at Feinberg Theater, Spertus Institute, Chicago, IL (Leigh and Kalabis) and 8 May 2018 at Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts at the University of Chicago, IL, USA (Rorem)