Soprano Lisa Delan sings Emily Dickinson’s poems as set by composers Aaron Copland, Gordon Getty, Michael Tilson Thomas and Jake Heggie (“Newer Every Day: Songs for Kiri”). Recorded with the Orchestre Philharmonique de Marseille, conducted by Lawrence Foster.
The first recording of Jake’s “On the Road to Christmas” (1996) with poetry by Housman, Dickinson, von Stade, and arrangements of three traditional carols: Good King Wenceslas, Ding Dong Merrily on High, and I Wonder as I Wander. Soprano Lisa Delan, baritone Lester Lynch, and the Volti Chorus join the New Century Chamber Orchestra for [more]
Soprano Lisa Delan, cellist Matt Haimovitz and pianist Kristin Pankonin perform Jake’s new song cycle From the Book of Nightmares (poetry by Galway Kinnell). Also featured are recent works by John Corigliano, Luna Pearl Woolf, David Garner, Gordon Getty and Wiliam Bolcom.