This Centrediscs recording marks the first complete CD devoted to one of Canada’s most provocative and engaging composers Chris Paul Harman. Featuring four outstanding works, the recording represents a survey of the development of the composer’s creative approach to music over an eight year period.

« The content of Harman’s music is rigorously thought-through and assembled, with attractive, audible logic. » – Opus

« This portrait of 2001 Jules Léger winner Chris Paul Harman is one to treasure. » – John S. Gray, Wholenote

1. Globus Hystericus

2. Theme and Variations

3. Procession Burlesque

4. Midnight with the Stars and You


Christina Petrowska Quilico, piano; Continuum; Rose Thompson, conductor; Marc Sabat, violin/violon; Stephen Clarke, piano.