Oskar Morawetz: Vocal Works
Call Number: CD 33
Format: Audio CD
Number of Discs: 1
Release Date: January 1, 2012
Label: Centrediscs / Centredisques
Some of Canada’s finest artists are brought together in this recording to perform vocal works by the eminent Canadian composer Oskar Morawetz. Drawn from his generous output of songs, the four works featured on this disc offer a variety of contrasted moods. From scenes of childhood to the cries of a people in captivity, Morawetz provides the listener with refined music having emotional power.
“In short, the most beautiful recording of Canadian vocal music in many a year.”
– Barry Edwards, Classical Music Magazine
“La musique vocale de ce genre est rare au Canada: un disque à obtenir.”
– Le compositeur canadien
1-4. Souvenirs from Childhood
5. The Weaver
6-9. Sonnets from the Portuguese
10. Psalm 22
Mark Pedrotti, baritone/baryton; Stephen Ralls, piano; Mark DuBois, tenor/ténor; Patricia Parr, piano; Joaquin Valdepeñas, clarinet/clarinette; Joanne Kolomyjec, soprano; Rober Kortgaard, piano; Mark Pedrotti, baritone/baryton; Stephen Ralls, piano.
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