KRAFT, LEO - S/T (CD)


A New Ricecar for String Orchestra, Slovak State Radio Orchestra. Ommagio, Chamber Players of the League/ISCM. Eight Choral Songs for Acappella Chorus, New York Virtuoso Singers. Spring in the Harbor; Rowe, soprano, Levy, flute, Kouguell, cello, Thomas, piano; Dialogue for Flute and Tape, Levy, flute. Allegro Giocoso, Robert Helps, piano. Leo Krafty is a 75 year old composer and retired teacher living in the New York City area. This is his first CRI release, and it features works froom four decades of works in a variety of genres. Extra-musical themes, especially sacred and spiritual texts, inspire many of these works, both vocal and instrumental. Kraft's style, while always economical and accessible, ranges from freely atonal to neo-Romantic. Three of the works are new recordings and three come from CRI LPs. (LABEL INFO)
in stock | US| 1992| COMPOSERS RECORDINGS INC. | 6.90


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