Robert Kurka: Symphonic Works
2004 GRAMMY Nominee for Best Engineered Album, Classical
- CDR 90000 077
The longer Cedille Selects track excerpts are designed to provide a representative overview of the album
Chicago Tribune (www.chicagotribune.com)
"Listeners given to wondering why nobody is writing American music like American composers used to write will welcome this enjoyable collection of orchestral music by the lamented Robert Kurka."
Classics Today (www.classicstoday.com)
"10/10 -- I have no hesitation in acclaiming this disc as one of the most important and rewarding releases of 2004."
La Scena Musicale (www.scena.org)
"[A] splendid sampling of Kurka's orchestral works. . . . The pieces recorded here reveal a prodigious imagination coupled with relentless energy."
The New York Times (www.nytimes.com)
"[Carlos] Kalmar and the Grant Park Orchestra perform . . . with exuberance, commitment and edge."