This new CD from Trio Chanteclair features works by 5 Canadian composers. As the title of the recording suggests, the first performances of these compositions were given by Trio Chanteclair. Vocal texts are taken from such notable Canadian poets as Stephen Heighton and Frank Scott.
The variety of compositional styles and different instrumental/vocal combinations results in a most engaging listening experience.
1. Toccatas for solo piano
2-4. Piano Sonata No.4
5-9. When Soft Voices Die
15. Elegy as a Message Left on an Answering
17. Bouquet for clarinet, piano & 3 percussion