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Ruth Crawford Seeger Discography

Ruth Crawford Seeger Selected Discography

both CDs and LPs

Title Artists Company Prefix
Arditi String Quartet Arditi String Quartet
  String Quartet 1931
Gramavision R 215 79440
Clarinet Counterpoints B. Zelinsky and D. Smeyers CPO CPO 999 116-2
Pulse The New Music Consort
Suite No. II
  Diaphonic Suite for   Two Clarinets
NOTE: reissued from an LP made in 1984.
Classic Records (1984)
 NWCD 319
Lucille Field Sings Songs By American Women Composers Lucille Field / Harriet Wingreen
  Five Songs
Cambria (1990)
CD 1037
Ruth Crawford various artists
  Sonata for Violin and Piano (1926) (1993)
  Study in Mixed Accents (1930)
  Nine Preludes for Piano (1927-28)
  Diaphonic Suite No. 1 for solo oboe (1930)
  Three Songs to Poems by Carl Sandburg (1930-32)
  Suite for Wind Quintet (1952)
C R I CD 658
The American Innovator Alan Feinberg, piano
  Piano Study in Mixed Accents
Argo/Decca (1993)
436 925-2
Ruth Crawford Seeger:American Visionary Continuum, Cheryl Seltzer and Joel Sachs
   Suite for Five Wind Instruments
   Sonata for Violin and Piano
   2 Ricercare
   Prelude No. 1
   Prelude No. 9
   Study in Mixed Accents
   Diaphonic Suite no. 1 for Flute
   Diaphonic Suite no. 2 for Bassoon and Cello
   Three Songs for Contralto, Piano, Oboe,
      Percussion and Orchestral Obbligati
Musical Heritage
Society (1993)
513493M
Music for Violin and Piano by American Women Catherin Tait, violin; Barry Snyder, piano
   Sonata for Violin and Piano
 Gasparo
(1995)
 GSCD-300
White Moon, Songs to Morpheus Dawn Upshaw, vocals  
instrumentals: various artists
   White Moon
NOTE: this CD is a re-issue of the LP "Lucille Field Sings",
Cambria 1037 (1990)
 Nonesuch Records (1996)
 79364-2
 Quartet Romantic  ----
   Diaphonic Suite No. 2 for cello and bassoon
 New World Records (1997)
 80285
Ruth Crawford Seeger, Portrait Oliver Knussen, Lucy Shelton and
Schönberg Ensemble
   Music for Small Orchestra (1926)
   Three Chants (1930)
   Piano Study in Mixed Accents (1930)
   Three Songs (1930-32)
   String Quartet 1931
   2 Ricercare (1932)
   Andante for Strings (1938)
   Rissolty Rossolty (1939)
   Suite for Wind Quintet (1952)
   by Charles Seeger: John Hardy (1940)

NOTE: this CD is a re-issue of the LP "Compositions", issued originally
by Deutsche Grammophon DG449 925-2 in 1997.
 Deutsche Grammophone (1997)
 449 925 2
Music of Ruth Crawford Seeger and Marion Bauer  Virginia Eskin, Arnold Steinhardt, & Charleston String Quartet
   Kaleidoscopic Changes on an Original
Theme ending with a Fugue
   Nineteen American Folk Songs for Piano
   Suite No. 2 for Four Strings and Piano
 Albany (1998)
 Troy 297
 Premiere Performances  Boston Musica Viva, Richard Pittman, conductor
   Music for Small Orchestra
 Delos  1012
 Ruth Crawford Seeger Pellegrini Quartet and Ensemble Avenutre
   Suite for Wind Quintet (1952)
   Diaphonic Suite No. 1 for oboe solo (1930)
   Diaphonic Suite No. 2 for bassoon and violoncello (1930)
   String Quartet (1931)
Suite No. 2 for Piano and Strings (1929)
   Diaphonic Suite No. 3 for 2 Clarinets (1930)
   Diaphonic Suite No. 4 for obo and violoncello (1930)
   Suite for 5 Wind Instruments and Piano (1927/29)
 cpo (2000)  999 670-2
 9 Preludes  Johanna Beyer (1888-1944)
Sarah Cahill, piano
   9 Preludes
   Piano Study in Mixed Accents
 New Albion Records (2001)
 NA 114 CD
Playing the Ivory Moon  Rebecca Rollins, piano
   Four Preludes for Piano (1927-28)
 private  RTR100
The World of Ruth Crawford Seeger  Jenny Lin, piano
   Little Waltz (1922)
   Little Lullabye
   Jumping the Rope (Playtime)
   Caprice
   Whirligig
   Mr. Crow and Miss Wren Go for a Walk
   Sonata (1923)
   Theme and Variations (1923)
   Five Canons (1924)
   Kaledoscopic Changes on an Original Theme (1924)
   Five Preludes (1924-1925)
   Four Preludes (1927-1928) - corrected versions
   Piano Study in Mixed Accents (1930)
   We Dance Together (1926)
   The Adventures of Tom Thumb (1925) (Timothy Jones, narrator)
 BIS (2001)
 BIS CD-1310
Music of Ruth Crawford Seeger  Abraham Stokman, piano
Ann E. Feldman, mezzo-soprano
and others
songs:
   Those Gambler's Blues
   Lonesome Road
   Lord Thomas
   Sweet Betsy From Pike
   Go to Sleep
Five Sandburg Songs:
   Home Thoughts
   White Moon
   Joy
   Loam
   Chinaman, Laundryman
Songs:
   What'll We Do with the Baby?
   Three Ravens
   A Squirrel is a Pretty Thing
   Who Built the Ark?
   Every Monday Morning
   I Wish I Was Single
Original Compositions:
   Diaphonic Suite No. 1 for flute
   Diaphonic Suite No. 3 for 2 clarinets
   Diaphonic Suite No. 4 for oboe and cello

 Musical Heritage Society (1986)
 MHS Stereo
912229Z

 

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