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Modern Classical

Enjoy the extraordinary 20th century composers that defined the contemporary classical landscape. The lineage of Schoenberg, Webern, Messiaen, Stravinsky, Stockhausen, Shostakovich, and Bartók are fully on display in all their orchestral and electronic glory.

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  2.   Studies in Line - IV. Presto Angela Hewitt
  3.   Piano Sonata No. 3 ("motions ... and emotions") Chia Chou
  4.   Children's Corner~Serenade for the doll Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli
  5.   Gershwin: 3 Preludes for Piano Solo - 1. Allegro ben ritmato e deciso Peter Jablonski
  6.   Variations, Op.27: II Sehr schnell Piotr Anderszewski
  7.   Now That You Mention It Paul Lansky
  8.   Britten: Suite For Cello No.2, Op.80 - Ciaconna: Allegro Mstislav Rostropovich
  9.   Excursions Op. 20: I. Un poco allegro Israela Margalit
  10.   Chase, for amplified guitar & computer-generated tape David Starobin
  11.   Piano Sonata No.1 : II Assez large Pierre-Laurent Aimard
  12.   Metamorphosis~Metamorphosis I Philip Glass
  13.   Of Challenge and of Love: I. High on Our Tower Tony Arnold
  14.   Figment No. 1 Fred Sherry
  15.   Two Diversions: II. Diversion 2 Charles Rosen
  16.   Etude and Ricercare: I. Etude David Starobin
  17.   Forlane, for guitar David Starobin
  18.   Changes David Starobin
  19.   Invention Sofia Gubaidulina
  20.   Sequenza I per flauto solo Luciano Berio
  21.   What's This?, for piano (First Encore To Dynamic Motion), HC 213/2 Henry Cowell
  22.   Electric Counterpoint - Fast (Movement 1) Steve Reich
  23.   For an Actor: Monologue for Clarinet Laura Flax
  24.   Piano Trio - II. Allegro fantastico Barbara Pentland
  25.   Night Flight Over Water, for banjo and string quartet~Tumbledown Creek Béla Fleck
  26.   North and South - Book II: No. 3. Dear, my compass Lorraine Hunt Lieberson
  27.   Tangos (5) Hommage à Piazzolla~Tango V Astor Piazzolla
  28.   Spiral VI Meighan Stoops
  29.   Part II Amadeus Quartet
  30.   Kammermusik Nr.2: Sehr lebhafte Achtel Lars Vogt
  31.   Kammermusik No. 1, Op.24 No.1: I. Sehr schnell und wild
  32.   Chonguri Steven Isserlis
  33.   Third Suite for Cello, Op. 87~Autumn: Vivace Steven Isserlis
  34.   4 Short Pieces for Violin and Piano, H 104: No. 2, Spring Song Steven Doane
  35.   Primavera Porteña Eroica Trio
  36.   Shostakovich: String Quartet No.8 in C minor, Op.110 - 2. Allegro molto Amadeus Quartet
  37.   Pohádka - A Tale: I Vivian Hornik Weilerstein
  38.   I. Poco allegro Emerson String Quartet
  39.   Summer Music Op. 31: Lively, still faster Phillip Myers
  40.   Cello Sonata Op. 6: I. Allegro ma non troppo Alan Stepansky
  41.   L'abeille/tr.Wilhelm Renaud Capuçon
  42.   Variations brillantes sur<<God save the King>>, Op.38
  43.   Duo pour violon et violoncelle: I.Moderato Gautier Capuçon
  44.   The Eternal Vow (From "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon") Yo-Yo Ma
  45.   Theresinha de Jesus: Ciranda No. 1 Heitor Villa-Lobos
  46.   Duo pour violon & violoncelle Op. 7 No 1: II Allegretto vivace
  47.   Hungarian folk melodies for violin and cello SZ: II Allegretto Gautier Capuçon
  48.   Intimate Pages: III. Moderato Smetana Quartet
  49.   String Quartet No. 1, Inspired by Tolstoy's Kreutzer Sonata: IV. Con moto, adagio, piu mosso Panocha Quartet
  50.   Piano Trio in D, Op.1~2. Scherzo - Trio. Viel langzamer, innig - Allegro Beaux Arts Trio
  51.   Arabian Waltz, for oud, string quartet, tuba & frame dtrum Yo-Yo Ma

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