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Convergence - The Music of Stewart and Gershwin



Playing time: [c56']
Tracks: 16
Booklet pages: 0
© 2012 Navona Records LLC
Reviewer: Howard Smith
Review of Convergence - The Music of Stewart and Gershwin published on 8 September 2013

Listen: David Nisbet Stewart: Allegro (Piano Concerto ) (track 3, 0:00-0:52)

David Nisbet Stewart (born 1941):

Concerto for Piano and Orchestra
1 Vivace - Meno mosso - Vivace 'Victimae paschali laudes'
2 Largo
3 Allegro

Martin Levicky, piano
Moravian Philharmonic Orchestra
Petr Vronský, conductor

George Gershwin (1898-1937):

Porgy and Bess
4 Overture
5 Summertime
6 A Woman is a Sometime Thing
7 My Man's Gone Now
8 I Got Plenty of Nuttin'
9 Bess, You Is My Woman Now (arr Lube)
10 It Ain't Necessarily So

Tower Brass Quintet:
Timothy McFadden, trumpet
Brian Bushong, trumpet
Bernice Schwartz, horn
Jeff Ballast, trombone
David Saygers, tuba, bass trombone

David Nisbet Stewart (born 1941):
Suite for Piano-Brass Quartet

11 Fanfare (Allegro)
12 Scherzo (Allegro con moto)
13 Jitterbug (Allegro)
14 Pastorale (Andante contabile [sic])
15 Habanera (Moderato)
16 Giga (Vivace)

Terry Everson, trumpet
Andrew Sorg, trumpet
Wesley Hopper, trombone
Karolina Rojahn, piano

Study scores and liner notes available on the CD


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