Donald Martino: Solo Piano Music
Eliza Garth performs Pianississimo, Fantasies and Impromptus, and Suite in Old Form by Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Donald Martino. Ms. Garth’s critically acclaimed debut solo CD; the first recording ever devoted entirely to Martino’s piano music.
Producer: Joanna Nickrenz; engineer: Marc Aubort. Released by Centaur Records, Inc. (Centaur #2173).
The companion recording is Centaur #2321. See press excerpts.
Donald Martino: Piano and Chamber Works
The companion recording to Eliza Garth’s debut CD, Centaur #2173. Ms. Garth performs solo piano works Twelve Preludes, Piano Fantasy, and Impromptu for Roger by Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Donald Martino. She joins Jean Kopperud and Rolf Schulte in performances of Martino’s Trio for violin, clarinet and piano, and two early works: the Sonata for Clarinet and Piano and the Sonata for Violin and Piano.
Producer: Joanna Nickrenz; engineer: Marc Aubort. Released by Centaur Records, Inc. (Centaur #2321).
The companion recording is Centaur #2173. See press excerpts.
David Froom: To Dance to the Whistling Wind
An album of chamber and solo works by David Froom. Eliza Garth performs the Piano Suite, composed for her with a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts.
Release by Arabesque Records (#Z6710).
Paul Moravec: Circular Dreams
A collection of chamber works by Paul Moravec, winner of the Pulitzer Prize. Includes The Open Secret, for violin, cello and piano, performed by Rolf Schulte, Eric Bartlett, and Eliza Garth.
Music by Morris Rosenzweig and David Froom
Ms. Garth performs in Mr. Rosenzweig’s Consider the Window; Mr. Froom’s Piano Quartet, written for and dedicated to her; and Mr. Froom’s monumental Piano Sonata.
Producer: Joanna Nickrenz; engineer: Marc Aubort. Released by Centaur Records, Inc. (Centaur #2103).