Hal and Lynn Fryer
Great Clarinet and Bass Clarinet performances of delightful music by former US Navy Band musicians Hal and Lynn Fryer. With piano accompaniment by Kelley Head, these wonderful recordings provide exceptional stylistic and tonal examples and will serve as a wonderful model for clarinet students and fans of all ages.
The National Flute Choir, Amy Rice Blumenthal,Director
A tremendous CD featuring 20 world class flutists in a broad assortment of arrangements utilizing all members of the flute family. Running the gamut from fast and furious to serene and serious, the results will leave you, Breathless…. All young flute students should hear these fine players.
National Flute Choir, Amy Rice Blumenthal, Director
Performing on Piccolo, Eb Flute, C Flute, Flute d'Amour, Alto Flute and Bass Flute, the 19 professional flutists who make up the National Flute Choir can span a range of over 5 octaves as they produce great music of surprising appeal. Unique and eclectic, this fine CD should be in the library of all flute students and are great listening for the rest of us!
The National Flute Choir, Amy Rice Blumenthal, Director
Breathtaking performances by an outstanding group of 19 professional flutists make this a CD of unusual quality. Should be in the library of all flute students and it's truly great listening for the rest of us. Amazing!
Quintet of the Americas
For over 25 years the impressive Quintet of the Americas has been touring and spreading the wonderful music of all of both North and South America. This enjoyable CD features the classic dance music of South America and is a total delight from start to finish. Featuring wonderful players who have played together for years, this outstanding CD should be heard by all woondwind students and teachers. Terrific!
Silver is the 10th CD recorded by the National Flute Choir and as usual, it features music that ranges from mellow and contemplative to lighthearted and exuberant. Flutes featured include: Piccolo, Eb Flute, C Flute, Flute d'Amour, Alto flute, Bass Flute, and Contra-Bass Flute, representing a span of 6 octaves. Very unique!
Playing on Piccolo, Eb Flute, C Flute, Flute d'Amour, Alto Flute and Bass Flute, the 19 professional flutists that make up the National Flute Choir can span a range of over 5 octaves as they produce great music of surprising appeal. Unique and eclectic, this is a brilliant CD that you will enjoy for years to come! Very Highly Recommended!
Lieurance Woodwind Quintet
"Romantic Masterworks" says it all - three magnificent compositions illustrating the finest of the late Romantic era. Exceptional performances by the Lieurance Woodwind Quintet make this an extremely pleasurable CD.
An impressive debut recording of music from twentieth-century master American composers, expertly performed by the Lieurance Woodwind Quintet. These remarkable musicians deliver superlative performances of these significant compositions.
Borealis Wind Quintet
Formed in 1976, the Borealis Wind Quintet has spent years touring, teaching and recording while spreading their own brand of delightful woodwind music. Recorded live in Kansas City, Mo, The quintet's superb and skillful ensemble technique characterizes the very best chamber playing. All woodwind players should hear this great CD.