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Cedille on the Move

High-Energy Tracks from Chicago’s Classical Record Label Cedille Records presents a disc of high-energy selections from our 100+ CD catalog, ideal for keeping you "on the move," whether walking, running, biking, driving, exercising, or just enjoying the music’s rhythmic drive. The tracks run the gamut from a Vivaldi flute concerto, to symphonic works by late-Classical era composers from Bohemia (Franz Krommer and Jan Vaclav Hugo Vorísek), to (later) 19th century concertos and chamber works, to seven selections by contemporary or very recent composers. All feature propulsive rhythmic energy designed to keep the music (and you) "on the move."

Serenely Cedille

Some of the most sublime music you've never heard.

Introducing Patrice Michaels

The program includes "Monicas Waltz" from Menottis The Medium; a Vivaldi cantata; a Lully divertissement; and songs by Haydn, Colbran, Dalayrac, Mendelssohn, Mussorgsky, Delibes, Fauré, Honegger, Argento, Vaughan Williams, and Lili Boulanger.

Introducing David Schrader

The program includes works for harpsichord by Bach, Lully (arr. d'Anglebert), and Soler; organ pieces by Bach and Franck; two Scarlatti sonatas performed on fortepiano; and chamber works by Soler and Ilja Hurník.

Introducing Easley Blackwood

The program includes movements from Blackwood's Clarinet Sonata, Op. 31; Twelve Microtonal Etudes; and String Quartet No. 3; movements from Ives' "Concord" Sonata and Elliott Carter's Cello Sonata; and solo piano works by Blackwood, Nielsen, and Casella.

Introducing Dmitry Paperno

The program includes Bach/Busoni: Chaconne in D minor; Haydn: Sonata No. 20 in C mi (1st mvt.); Chopin: Fantasy in F minor, Op. 49; Albeniz: Cordoba, Op. 232, No. 4; Scriabin: "Sonata-Fantasy" (1st mvt.); Medtner: Canzona Serenata, Op. 38, No. 6; and seven other works.

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