Jennifer Higdon: The Singing Rooms - Jennifer Koh (violin); Atlanta Symphony Chorus (choir, chorus); Atlanta Symphony Orchestra; Robert Spano (conductor)
Track Listing
  1. The Singing Rooms, for violin, chorus & orchestra
  2. PraiseMaker, for chorus & orchestra
  3. Le Poème de l'extase (Poem of Ecstasy), symphony in C major, Op. 54

American composer Jennifer Higdon's breakthrough came in 2002 with her Concerto for Orchestra, a work that attracted the widespread admiration of working symphonic musicians and led to mushrooming performances of her music both within and beyond the U.S. It's no wonder: Higdon's handling of orchestral instruments is flattering indeed to musicians who adequately execute them. Here the composer takes on an especially tricky challenge: The Singing Rooms is a work for violin, chorus, and orchestra, with the violin generally not ...

Jennifer Higdon: The Singing Rooms 2010, Telarc Distribution

UPC: 888072326309