STEPHEN HARTKE (b. 1952)
premiere recording
 The Horse with the Lavender Eye (1997) 17:24  
  Episodes for Violin, Clarinet and Piano  
1 I Music of the Left. Left-handed 2:23
2 II The Servant of Two Masters. Quite manic 4:22
3 III Waltzing at the Abyss. Gingerly, but always moving along 3:58
4 IV Cancel My Rumba Lesson. Two Left Feet 6:32
 Ellen Jewett violin
   
premiere recording
 Selections from 'Post-modern Homages' (1984-92) 13:03  
  for Piano  
5 Sonatina-Fantasia (1987). Giubilante 3:45
6 Gymnopédie No. 4 (1984). Suave 3:06
7 Template (1985). Presto 3:12
 HENRIQUE OSWALD (1852-1931)
8  Estudo-Scherzo (1902). Presto-leggiero 1:24
  in B flat minor - in b-Moll - en si bémol mineur  
9  Sonatina DCXL (1991). Boppin' along 1:25
 STEPHEN HARTKE
 Sonata (1997-98) 13:12  
  for Piano  
10 I Prelude. Massive – 3:00
11 II Scherzo. Epicycles, Tap-dancing, and a Soft Shoe. Deft and lively – 6:09
12 III Postlude. Floating 4:03
 The King of the Sun (1988) 20:03  
  Tableaux for Violin, Viola, Cello and Piano  
13 I Personage in the night guided by the phosphorescent tracks of snails. Stealthily 2:17
14 II Dutch interior. Phantasmagorical 3:08
15 III Dancer listening to the organ in a Gothic cathedral. Granitic 5:45
16 Interlude. Tempo of Movement I 0:54
17 IV The flames of the sun make the desert flower hysterical. Fiery 3:36
18 V Personages and birds rejoicing at the arrival of night. Quietly energetic, with an air of innocence 4:15
 Michi Wiancko violin
 Richard Faria clarinet
 Ellen Jewett violin
 Xak Bjerken piano
  Michi Wiancko violin  
  Katherine Murdock viola  
  Peter Rejto cello  
  Xak Bjerken piano  
  6 and 7 January and 12 August 2006