"a spectacular success. / …he can match the musicality of any player out there…orchestral ideas in his playing…natural phrasing and rhythm…playing is virtuosic but always in a musically convincing way." Bradford Werner
The 5th volume in PV's series of world premiere recordings of newly commissioned works. Works by Paul Moravec, Donald Reid Womack, David Sampson, Raymond Wojcik, James Chwalyk, Jr., Sergio Garcia-Marruz and Steve Perillo
Partnering with the ensemble Music from China, the PRISM Quartet presents works by four Chinese-born American composers: Bright Sheng, Lei Liang, Fang Man, and Huang Ruo. The Singing Gobi Desert reveals that saxophones and Chinese instruments have a natural, if unexpected, affinity.
Fusing many musical styles in an intimate but high-octane record, this band thrashes through tightly woven twists with the deftness and precision of a chamber ensemble and weight of a rock band. In this all-Boshnack set, the trumpeter is joined by clarinetist Beth Fleenor, pianist Dawn Clement, bassist Isaac Castillo, and drummer Max Wood.