Sound Recordings / CDs Acquisitions during March 2018

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The complete works
Debussy
[United States?] : Warner Classics, [2018]
Paddock Compact Disc M3 .D32 2018

Callas à Paris : opera arias
Hayes, Middlesex, England : EMI Classics, [1992]
Orphée et Eurydice. J'ai perdu mon Eurydice (4:20) ; Alceste. Divinités du Styx (4:20) / Christoph Willibald Gluck -- Carmen. L'amour est un oiseau rebelle : Habanera (3:59) ; Près des remparts de Séville : Séguedille (1:58) / Georges Bizet -- Samson et Dalila. Printemps qui commence (5:12) ; Samson, recherchant ma présence-- Amour! viens aider ma faiblesse! (4:08) ; Mon cœur s'ouvre à ta voix (5:14) / Camille Saint-Saëns -- Roméo et Juliette. Je veux vivre dans ce rêve : Air de valse / Charles Gounod (3:36) -- Mignon. Ah, pour ce soir-- Je suis Titania : Polonaise / Ambroise Thomas (5:06) -- Le Cid. De cet affreux combat-- Pleurez, mes yeux! : Air de Chimène / Jules Massenet (6:03) -- Louise. Depuis le jour / Gustave Charpentier (4:42) -- Iphigénie en Tauride. O malheureuse Iphigénie! / Christoph Willibald Gluck (4:25) -- La damnation de Faust. D'amour l'ardente flamme / Hector Berlioz (8:09) -- Les pêcheurs de perles. Me voilà seule-- Comme autrefois / Georges Bizet (5:57) -- Manon. Je ne suis que faiblesse-- Adieu, notre petite table (3:17) ; Suis-je gentille ainsi?-- Je marche sur tous les chemins (2:47) / Jules Massenet.
Paddock Compact Disc M1505.C166 C35 1992

Ein Heldenleben : op. 40 = A hero's life
Strauss, Richard, 1864-1949
Hamburg : Deutsche Grammophon, [1996]
Paddock Compact Disc M1002 .S9 op.40 1996

The complete songs of Virgil Thomson for voice and piano
Thomson, Virgil, 1896-1989, composer
Brooklyn, NY : New World Records, [2016]
The first complete recordings of all Thomsons' songs.
Paddock Compact Disc M3.1.T46 S66 2016

Postcard from heaven
music by John Cage, Gloria Coates, Alexander Tcherepnin, James Tenney
Brooklyn, NY : New World Records, [2015]
In a landscape : 1948 / John Cage (8:43) -- Harmonium : no. 3 (1980) / James Tenney (4:31) -- Four diatonic caprices : 1977 [that is, 1973] / Alexander Tcherepnin (6:43) -- Perchance to dream : 2014 / Gloria Coates (18:23) -- Postcard from heaven : 1982 / John Cage (15:30).
Paddock Compact Disc M116 .P67 2015

Three pieces for two pianos
Polansky, Larry, 1954- composer
Brooklyn, NY : New World Records, [2016]
Three pieces for two pianos (2006-2007) (33:41) -- Old paint : (2010) (3:25) -- K-toods : (2002) (14:35) -- Dismission (pianotood) : (2006) (3:15) -- Dismission (pianotood 2) : (2006) (4:30).
Paddock Compact Disc M3.1.P65 T57 2016

Words fail me
Vierk, Lois V., composer
Brooklyn, NY : New World Records, [2015]
To stare astonished at the sea : (1994) (6:37) -- Demon star : (1996) (14:14) -- Timberline : (1991) (16:10) -- Words fail me : (2005) (19:34).
Paddock Compact Disc M3.1.V54 I57 2015

The Solent : fifty years of music by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Vaughan Williams, Ralph, 1872-1958, composer
[London, England] : Albion Records, [2013]
Paddock Compact Disc M3.1.V38 S65 2013

Every good boy deserves favour
the Moody Blues
[London, England] : Threshold : ℗2008
Paddock Compact Disc M1630.18 .M67 E84 2008

Symphony no. 2 : ("Jullien") ; Overture to Rip van Winkle ; Winter's tale overture
Bristow, George Frederick, 1825-1898, composer
Brooklyn, NY : New World Records, [2015]
Symphony no. 2 : ("Jullien") (1853) (43:21) -- Overture to Rip van Winkle : (1855) (8:19) -- Winter's tale overture : (1856) (9:52).
Paddock Compact Disc M1000.B747 O73 2015

"This Is the life!" : the breakthrough years : 1909-1921
Berlin, Irving, 1888-1989, lyricist
Brooklyn, NY : New World Records, [2015]
Everybody's doin' it now : (turkey trot, 1911) (2:43) -- I love a piano : (song from Stop!Look!Listen!, 1915) (3:05) -- Oh! How I hate to get up in the morning! : (song from Yip, yip, Yaphank!, 1918) (2:09) -- Tell me, little gypsy : (from Ziegfeld's Follies of 1920) (3:00) -- Play a simple melody : (duet from Watch your step, 1914) (2:20) -- Nobody knows : (and nobody seems to care) (fox trot, 1919) (2:24) -- Overture to Watch your step : (1914) (7:55) -- Say it with music : (theme of the Music box revue, 1921) (3:10) -- Smile and show your dimple : (one-step, 1918) (1:27) -- My melody dream : (a song poem, 1911) (2:36) -- When I lost you : (waltz, 1912) (3:22) -- This is the life! : (song, 1914) (2:32) -- A pretty girl is like a melody : (theme of Ziegfeld's Follies of 1919) (2:16) -- Alexander's ragtime band : (song, 1911) (2:24) -- Home again blues : (1920) (1:44) -- You'd be surprised : (song from Ziegfeld's Follies of 1919) (3:44) -- That mesmerizing Mendelssohn tune : (song, 1909) (2:46) -- The girls of my dreams : (from Ziegfeld's Follies of 1920) (2:56) -- The international rag : (duet, 1913) (3:15) -- When I leave the world behind : (ballad, 1915) (4:39) -- Finale to Act II : ("Opera medley") from Watch your step (1914) (7:10).
Paddock Compact Disc M1630.18.B47 W67 2015

Any other way
Shane, Jackie, performer
[Chicago, Illinois] : Numero Group, [2017]
A two disc album with twenty five tracks from Jackie Shane includes songs such as Stick and Stones; Walking the Dog; Knock On Wood: and many more.
Paddock Compact Disc M1630.18.S524 A59 2017

The complete rags, waltzes & marches
Joplin, Scott, 1868-1917, composer
New York, NY : William Appling Singers & Orchestra, [2017]
disc 1. Sugar cane (4:14) -- Pleasant moments (4:12) -- Country club (5:21) -- The ragtime dance (4:24) -- Gladiolus rag (5:19) -- Combination march (4:09) -- The cascades (4:05) -- Bethena (7:44) -- Great crush collision (6:04) -- Leola (4:32) -- Scott Joplin's new rag (3:51).
Paddock Compact Disc M22.J66 P53 2017

Tradición, arte y pasión
Mariachi Los Camperos de Nati Cano
Washington, DC : Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, [2015]
Paddock Compact Disc M1682.M37 T73 2015

Incidental music and Keyboard miscellany
Wolff, Christian, 1934- instrumentalist
New York : Mode Records, [2015]
CD 1. Incidental music. 1-13 ; 14 : For Ray Charles ; 15-35 ; 37 ; 40-45 ; 47-78 ; 80-81 ; 85-95 ; 97 : For J.A. (John Ashbery) ; 99-100 ; 5 ; 83 ; 89 (alternate version) ; 97 : For J.A. (John Ashbery) (alternate version) (1:10:53) -- CD 2. Keyboard miscellany. 70 (and more) for Alvin ; Keyboard miscellany no. 11 ; No. 6 ; No. 5 ; No. 12 ; No. 9 ; No. 2, for David Tudor ; No. 3, for Alvin Lucier ; No. 11 (alternate version) ; No. 13, for Björn Nilsson ; Melody 2 ; Variation on Morton Feldman's Piano piece ; Melody for Gisela Gronemeyet and Reinhard Oehlschlägel ; 60 for John T. ; 40 for Jan Steckel ; A Valentine ; 70 for Earle ; 50 for Holly ; Sixty for Charles Dodge ; Name piece (for Charles Hamm) ; 40 for Jan Steckel (alternate version) ; For Kurtág ; Travelling melody, for Walter Zimmermann ; 70 (and more) for Alvin (Alternate version) (56:58).
Paddock Compact Disc M22.W64 P53 2015

Songs my mother taught me
Washington : Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, [2015]
"The 20th child of a Mississippi sharecropper family and a commanding voice of the Civil Rights Movement, Fannie Lou Hamer (1917-1977) stood tall against the brutality, indigities and intimidation of implacable racism." --Container.
Paddock Compact Disc M2198.H35 S66 2015

A distant music
Nauert, Paul, instrumentalist
Brooklyn, NY : New World Records, [2015]
Episodes & elegies : (2010) (Marilyn Nonken, piano) (20:02) -- Darwin Street : (2010) (6:08) ; Pathfinding : (2011) (6:06) (Paul Miller, clarinets) -- A distant music : nine pieces for string quartet (2010) (Roy Malan, Kevin Rogers, violins ; Ivo Bokulic, viola ; Vanessa Ruotolo, cello) (13:38) -- Subtext : (1998) (David Tanenbaum, guitar) (7:01) -- Two miniatures : (2012) (Paul Miller, clarinet ; Carl Pantle, piano) (3:14) -- Flight path : (1999) (6:54) ; Soaring : (1999) (5:35) (Leta Miller, flute ; Paul Nauert, piano).
Paddock Compact Disc M3.1.N38 I57 2015

Eternal pine
Chou, Wen-Chung, 1923- composer
Brooklyn, NY : New World Records, [2015]
Eternal pine I (20:11) -- Ode to eternal pine (14:32) -- Eternal pine II (15:47) -- Eternal pine III : "Sizhu eternal pine" (15:10).
Paddock Compact Disc M5.C46 I57 2015

Classic American ballads
from Smithsonian Folkways ; compiled and annotated by Jeff Place, Katie Ortiz, and Max Smith
Washington, DC : Smithsonian Folkways, ℗2015
Paddock Compact Disc M1630.18 .C5925 2015

Gertrudes
music for violin and resonator guitar by Robert Ashley, Lainie Fefferman, Paula Matthusen, James Moore, Larry Polansky, Ken Thomson
Brooklyn, NY : New World Records, [2015]
10 strings (9 events) : (2011) / Larry Polansky (8:41) -- in absentia : (2008) / Paula Matthusen (4:19) -- Suspicions : (2015) (1:46) ; Look like : (2014) (3:02) ; A wish : (2014) (4:13) / James Moore -- Deafening irrelevance : (2011) / Ken Thomson (9:28) -- Fiddly tune : (2012) / Lainie Fefferman (4:59) -- For Andie Springer showing the form of a melody, "Standing in the shadows," by Robert Ashley : (2010) / Robert Ashley (14:47) -- For Andie Springer... (encore) (1:43).
Paddock Compact Disc M295 .G47 2015

A mist is a collection of points
Pisaro, Michael, composer,
Brooklyn, NY : New World Records, [2015]
A mist is a collection of points. Part I (18:08) ; Part II (21:46) ; Part III (18:09).
Paddock Compact Disc M342.P57 M57 2015