The latest recording under Danacord label features works by Aaron Copland, Samuel Barber, George Crumb, Amy Beach, Charles Griffes, Louis Moreau Gottschalk, Daniel Gregory Mason, Ernest Bloch
, Leo Ornstein.
Saturday at Newport Middle School with all participating high school orchestras coming together to perform the music of Ernest Bloch
and Vaughn Williams.
Mieczystaw Weinberg, Ernest Bloch
Piano Quintets Anita Majerova--piano, Stamic Quartet.
Lectures; The Fletcher Jones Foundation, Humanities Imprint.) Berkeley: University of California Press, 2014.
The program will also showcase a performance of Ernest Bloch
's Concerto Grosso for String Orchestra and Piano Obbligato, featuring pianist Loren Fishman, and Nativity after John Donne - a new work by local composer Justin Merritt.
The concert will feature Russian bard songs by Bulat Okudzhava and Sergey Nikitin, along with classical works by Ernest Bloch
, Vytautas Barkauskas, Leos Janacek, Johann Sebastian Bach, Witold Lutoslowski, Pyotr Illich Tchaikovsky and Manuel de Falla.
Other topics de Graaf addresses include Jewish American composers (especially Lazare Saminsky and Ernest Bloch
), for whom Jewish musical traditions were "simultaneously exoticized, romanticized, and stigmatized." Chapter Five addresses the ways in which white composers borrowed musical elements from African-American genres, especially jazz and spirituals.
Bloch, Caplet, Ravel: Wallfish / BBC Wales SWISS?BORN Ernest Bloch
had as many styles as Stravinsky.
Of the over 200 featured composers, such notables as Aaron Copland, Amy Beach, Randall Thompson, Edward MacDowell, Harrison Kerr, Charles Ives, Paul Hindemith, Roy Harris, Howard Hanson, Ruth Crawford, Ernest Bloch
, and many more.
1, and throughout Ernest Bloch
's untitled, rhapsodic trio in three movements.
And the cello is central to other compositions, like Maurice Ravel's "Deux Melodies Hebraique" and Ernest Bloch
's "From Jewish Life." The music reflects not only the somber nature of the Jewish life that these composers saw, but also the essential masculinity of Jewish music of the time.
As McGuire reflects on his own role in bringing Tateishi's movement to light as a scholar and film producer of the 2010 ethnographic documentary Shugendo Now, he engages with philosopher Ernest Bloch
and cultural critic Henri Giroux's theories of "hope" to analyze the transformative potential of eco-pilgrimage for modern-day seekers.