Blue Dawn into White Heat

Description: 
A classic of its kind
Composers: 
Jeffrey Brooks
Anthony Plog
David Maslanka
Elliott Schwartz
Gunther Schuller
John Zdecklik
Michael Colgrass
Steven Stucky
Performers: 
University of Minnesota Symphonic Wind Ensemble
Bergen Woodwind Quintet
Catalog Number: 
#517
Genre: 
new classical
Collection: 
wind band
Location: 

Minneapolis, MN

UPC: 
726708651725
Price: 
$22.50
Release Date: 
Jan 1, 1998
Format: 
2 CD

Blue Dawn into White Heat

One Sheet: 

Two lavish CDs-worth of selected works by preeminent composers of the contemporary wind band and chamber repertoire.

Blue Dawn into White Heat: the University of Minnesota Symphonic Wind Ensemble and Friends features works by Gunther Schuller, Elliott Schwartz, Michael Colgrass, Steven Stucky, Jeffrey Brooks, and David Maslanka, including six works never recorded previously. 

Featured artists are members of the University of Minnesota Symphonic Wind Ensemble, a select ensemble of the School of Music's finest wind and percussion performers conducted by Craig Kirchhoff. Guest artists include the world-renowned Bergen Woodwind Quintet, permanent visiting artists-in-residence at the University of Minnesota; the University of Minnesota Faculty Brass Quintet; and several members of The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra and Minnesota Orchestra who serve on the School of Music wind faculty. 

Reviews: 

STAR TRIBUNE

Performed with style and fearlessness. - Andrew Druckenbrod