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Solo piano works by 7 American women

Pianist Nanette Kaplan Solomon performs music by American composers Ruth Schonthal, Sheila Silver, Diane Thome, Stefania deKenessey, Vivian Adelberg Rudow, Dianne Goolkasian Rahbee and Emma Lou Diemer. Catalog # LE345. Duration 67:06

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Solo Piano Works by American Women

Music Samples

Ruth Schonthal (1924-2006)
1. In Homage of ... 24 Preludes (12:50) (1978)

1a mp3      1b mp3      1c mp3      1d mp3
Sheila Silver (b. 1946)
2. Fantasy Quasi Theme and Variation (6:15) (1980)

Diane Thome (b. 1942)
3. Pianismus (11:16) (1980)

3a mp3
     3b mp3
Stefania de Kenessey (b. 1961)
4. Sunburst (8:51) (1993)

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     4b mp3
Vivian Adelberg Rudow (b. 1936)
5-6. Rebecca's Suite (1991 and 1989)

5. mp3
      6. mp3
Dianne Goolkasian Rahbee (b. 1938)
7-9. Three Preludes, Op. 68 (7:54) (1994)

7. mp3
      8. mp3
Emma Lou Diemer (b. 1927)
10. Fantasy for Piano (11:05) (1993)

10a mp3
     10b mp3      10c mp3

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Production: Recording, post production and graphic design by Marnie Hall. Recorded in 1998 at Swope Recital Hall, Slippery Rock State University, Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania. Cover Art: "Sun God" (Navaho) © David Paladin, 1968. Support: This recording is made possible by The New York State Council on the Arts, a state Agency and by a grant from The Slippery Rock Foundation, Inc.

Rights: © Copyright 1998, Leonarda Productions, Inc. All rights reserved. Performing Rights: ASCAP. Music Publishers: Schonthal: Furore Verlag, Germany. de Kenessey: Seesaw Music. Adelberg Rudow: Hollins & Park Music or call 410-889-3939. Goolkasian Rahbee: call 617-489-1848. Diemer: Plymouth Music. For other inquiries, contact The American Music Center.


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