Phillip Rhodes: Memory, Art, Time, Form
Liner Notes   Cat. No. NWCR758     Release Date: 2007-02-01
Carol Wilson, soprano; Lorraine Manz, mezzo-soprano; Carleton Contemporary Ensemble; William Wells, Conductor; James Livingston, clarinet; Louisville String Quartet: (Paul Kling, violin; Peter McHugh, violin; Virginia Schneider, viola; Guillermo Helguera, cello); Phyllis Bryn-Julson, soprano; Speculum Musicae String Quartet: (Eugene Drucker, violin; Daniel Reed, violin; John Graham, viola; Fred Sherry, cello); St. Paul Chamber Orchestra; Dennis Russell Davies, Conductor

Born in North Carolina in 1940, Phillip Rhodes received degrees from Duke University where he studied with Iain Hamilton and from the Yale University School of Music where his teachers were Donald Martino and Mel Powell. Rhodes has been the recipient of numerous commissions and composition awards, including grants from the National Endowment for the Arts, the National Endowment for the Humanities, the Martha Baird Rockefeller Fund for Music, a citation from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, a Guggenheim Fellowship, a McKnight Fellowship, two Fromm Music Foundation commissions, and a Bush Foundation Fellowship for Artists. Rhodes’s compositions are published by C. F. Peters, Presser, E.M.I, and Schott, and recorded on labels including CRI, First Edition (Louisville), AR-Deutsche Grammophon, Orion, and Innova. Major performances of his works include those by the Atlanta Symphony at Carnegie Hall, the Cleveland Orchestra at the Blossom Festival, and the National Symphony at the Kennedy Center.


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Track Listing

Visions of Remembrance: 1. Flashback
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Visions of Remembrance: 2. Grown-Up Relatives
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Visions of Remembrance: 3. My Grandmother's Love Letters
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Visions of Remembrance: 4. Piano and Epilogue
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Museum Pieces: 1. Equestrian Bronze (Italian, early 16th Century), Furioso
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Museum Pieces: 2. The "Pierrot" Music Box (19th Century), Waltz Tempo
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Museum Pieces: 3. Landscape (George Seurat, French, 19th Century), Miniature
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Museum Pieces: 4. Station of The Cross (Theodore Chassériau, French, 19th Century), Rondo with Chorale Variations
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Museum Pieces: 5. Le Bouquet (Pablo Picasso, Spanish, 20th Century), Fast
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Museum Pieces: 6. A Bacchanal (Brueghel-van Balen, Flemish, late 16th Century), Giocoso
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Autumn Setting: 1. autumn fragments
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Autumn Setting: 2. Prophecy
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Autumn Setting: 3. remembrance / reality
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Divertimento: 1. March
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Divertimento: 2. Solemn Air
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Divertimento: 3. ...and Afterthoughts
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