Noises, Sounds & Strange Airs – CD

Eugene Becker, Eric Ewazen, D'Anna Fortunato, Emmanuel Feldman, etc

for viola, piano, mezzo, cello, MIDI, etc


Eastman colleagues’ reunion CD; includes music by Pamela J. Marshall

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New American music by Eric Ewazen, David Heinick, Pamela Marshall, and David Snow

Performers: Eugene Becker, Emmanuel Feldman, D’Anna Fortunato, Ivan Thomas, Alan Woy (plus the performing composers)
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Cover art by Shreen Holman.

Music List

David Heinick

Shakespeare Songs
Ivan Thomas, baritone, Alan Woy, clarinet, David Heinick, piano

  • Be not afeard (2’28)
  • How oft, when thou, my music (2’15)
  • When I do count the clock (3’55)
  • Blow, winds (1’25)
  • Cadenza (1’17)
  • My mistress’ eyes (2’48)

About the composer and songs

Eric Ewazen

Sonata for Viola and Piano by Eric Ewazen
Eugene Becker, viola, Eric Ewazen, piano

  • Lento-Allegro appassionato (7’00)
  • Andante (5’42)
  • Allegro energico (5’56)

About the composer and the sonata

Pamela Marshall

Child’s Play (1986)
Pamela Marshall, Kurzweil 250 (6’34)

A short suite of dances written for Benita Bike’s DanceArt company:
Introduction, Boogey Man, Hopscotch, Secret Squirrel, Three Kids’ Dance

Soliloquy (1986)
Emmanuel Feldman, cello (4’52)
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Sky’s Mirror (1991)
D’Anna Fortunato, mezzo-soprano, Emmanuel Feldman, cello (9’56)
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About the composer and music

David Snow

Wittgenstein Revisited (1993)
David Snow, MIDI system (13’32)

About the composer and music


Listen to Child’s Play on SoundClick (streaming MP3, 6:34)

Listen to Soliloquy on SoundClick (streaming MP3, 4:52)