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William Susman - Scatter My Ashes
Seeded by susmanmusic on 10 Apr 2014
Author: belarca
Title track from OCTET ensemble's album debut featuring soprano Mellissa Hughes with music composed by William Susman. Pre-order the album on Amazon Naxos releases the album Scatter My Ashes on Belarca Records June 10, 2014. OCTET's inaugural album, recorded over the past few years with renowned engineer John Kilgore, will be released in June by Naxos on the Belarca label. The album features the music of William Susman and includes two song cycles, Scatter My Ashes and Moving in to an Empty Space (performed by soprano Mellissa Hughes), as well as Susman's Piano Concerto (Elaine Kwon, soloist) and the ensemble work Camille. OCTET takes the instrumentation of the American big band and scales it down to a brass section of saxophone, trumpet, and trombone and a rhythm section of piano, electric piano, double bass and drums plus vocals. OCTET gathers together a st
Work: Susman: Scatter My Ashes
Composer: William Susman
Ensemble: OCTET
Instrument: Soprano ; Saxophone ; Trumpet ; Trombone ; Marimba ; Piano ; Double Bass ; Electric Piano
Period: 21st Century