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THE POULENC TRIO FEATURING LIANG WANG
Trains of Thought
AVAILABLE SPRING 2018 ON THE DELOS LABEL
This is the Poulenc Trio's debut recording with Liang Wang, principal oboist of the New York Philharmonic. The disc features major works by Poulenc, Françaix, Rossini, Shostakovich, and the world premiere recording of Viet Coung's Trains of Thought, commissioned by the Poulenc Trio.
THE POULENC TRIO FEATURING POET LIA PURPURA
This disc, which made its debut at #4 on Apple Music's classical music playlist, features works by Beethoven, a world-premiere recording of Triptych, by Spanish-American composer Octavio Vazquez (commissioned by the Poulenc Trio), and a special pairing of Alfred Schnittke's Suite in the Old Style with a spoken word performance by poet Lia Purpura, a frequent New Yorker contributor and Guggenheim Fellowship awardee. The Schnittke pairing features five poems taken from Purpura's book, It Shouldn't Have Been Beautiful, including Creation, from which the CD takes its name. Recorded at the GRAMMY-winning Sono Luminous Studios in Boyce, Virginia.
THE POULENC TRIO
Poulenc Plays Poulenc
The Poulenc Trio's debut album, this disc includes music by Poulenc, Glinka, Rossini's Italian in Algiers and the first commercial recording of Andre Previn's Jazz-inspired Trio for Oboe, Bassoon and Piano.