Professor Lyman and several of his SMTD colleagues perform a tribute to the legendary bassoonist Bernard Garfield in his 95th birthday year.
Amy Porter, flute. Nancy Ambrose King, oboe. Benjamin Cormier, English horn. Chad Burrow and Elisha Willinger, clarinets. Nataniel Farrar, bass clarinet. Adam Unsworth, horn. Liz Ames, piano. Joseph Gascho, harpsichord. Jonathan Ovalle, percussion. Noah Fishman, bass.
Bernard Garfield: Poème and Soliloquy for bassoon and piano, Etude No. 16 for bassoon
Marcel Farago: Variations (Phantasy) on a theme by Paganini, Op. 40a for bassoon alone
Heitor Villa-Lobos: Bachianas Brasileiras #6 for flute and bassoon
Samuel Barber: Summer Music for woodwind quintet
Alec Wilder: Octets (Her Old Man was Suspicious; Jack, This is My Husband; She’ll Be Seven in May; It’s Silk, Feel It; Dance Man Buys a Farm)