Track listing

 

DISC ONE

 

Partita

for Chamber Orchestra in 6 Movements

01 Movement I “Preamble”  2:51

02 Movement II “Nightingale and Rose” 2:26

03 Movement III “Stumbling Sarabande”  2:13

04 Movement IV “Crazy Courante”  1:34

05 Movement V “Eclogue”  2:05

06 Movement VI “Gigue”  2:11

 

String Quartet “Three Tableau Noir”

07 Movement I  3:48

08 Movement II 2:44

09 Movement III  4:09

 

“Querying the Silence”

Volume 1 Series 9 for Oboe & Cello in 2 Movements

10 Movement I  2:26

11 Movement II 4:21

 

“Inner Temple”

Volume 2 Series 4 “Sacred Triptych” FOR CHAMBER ORCHESTRA

12 Movement I  3:58

13 Movement II 5:18

14 Movement III  3:48

 

DISC ONE

 

"Prophecies"

Series 4 “Quaestiones et Responsa” for Chamber Orchestra in 4 Movements

01 Movement I 2:10

02 Movement II 2:51

03 Movement III  2:27

04 Movement IV 1:51

 

Quartet for Flute, Oboe, Clarinet and Piano “Querying the Silence”

Volume 1 Series 8 in 3 Movements

05 Movement I 3:11

06 Movement II 3:07

07 Movement III  3:48

 

"Prophecies"

Series 5 for Chamber Orchestra in 4 Movements

08 Movement I 2:33

09 Movement II 1:39

10 Movement III  2:06

11 Movement IV 2:25

 

“Inner Temple”

Volume 2 Series 3 “Sacred Diptych” for Cello & Piano

12 Movement I 6:20

13 Movement II 5:50

CREDITS

 

Recorded 2017—18 at Futura Productions in Roslindale MA and at the Old South Church in Boston MA

 

Recording, Producing & Engineering John Weston

Editing, Mixing & Mastering Corey Schreppel

 

"My heartfelt gratitude goes to all my wonderful performers who played my music so brilliantly and with such inspiration and enthusiasm at the recording sessions; to John Weston and everyone at Futura Productions for their wonderful work recording my compositions; to Corey Schreppel for his outstanding work editing, mixing, and mastering my pieces; to Joseph Bachour for his constant friendly support and design input; and of course to PARMA Recordings, by whose amazing efforts the set of my album QUAESTIONES ET RESPONSA is released, and who did such a wonderful job with the final mastering on my album and with the visual design for the set." — Alla Elana Cohen

 

 

Performers - Disc one

 

tracks 1 - 6

Elzbieta Brandys flute

Izumi Sakamoto oboe

Alexis Lanz clarinet

Eric Huber vibraphone

Timur Rubinshteyn tambourine & tambour

Thomas Schmidt marimba

Marissa Licata 1st violin

Emily Rome 2nd violin

Ervin Dede viola

Sebastian Bäverstam cello

 

tracks 7 - 9

Marissa Licata 1st violin

Melissa Bull 2nd violin

Ervin Dede viola

Sebastian Bäverstam cello

 

tracks 10 & 11

Izumi Sakamoto oboe

Sebastian Bäverstam cello

 

Tracks 12 - 14

Bianca Garcia flute

Izumi Sakamoto oboe

Alexis Lanz clarinet

Jerry Sabatini trumpet

Timur Rubinshteyn timpani

Aaron Trant vibraphone

Matt Sharrock marimba

Marissa Licata 1st violin

Melissa Bull 2nd violin

Ervin Dede viola

Sebastian Bäverstam cello

 

Performers - Disc two

 

tracks 1 - 4

Elzbieta Brandys flute

Izumi Sakamoto oboe

Alexis Lanz clarinet

Timur Rubinshteyn timpani

Eric Huber vibraphone

Thomas Schmidt marimba

Marissa Licata 1st violin

Emily Rome 2nd violin

Ervin Dede viola

Sebastian Bäverstam cello

 

tracks 5 - 7

Bianca Garcia flute

Izumi Sakamoto oboe

Alexis Lanz clarinet

Alla Elana Cohen piano

 

tracks 8 - 11

Elzbieta Brandys flute

Izumi Sakamoto oboe

Alexis Lanz clarinet

Eric Huber vibraphone

Thomas Schmidt marimba

Marissa Licata 1st violin 

Emily Rome 2nd violin

Ervin Dede viola

Sebastian Bäverstam cello

Alla Elana Cohen piano

 

tracks 12 - 13

Sebastian Bäverstam cello

Alla Elana Cohen piano

 

All works composed by Alla Elana Cohen

Copyright © 2019 Alla Elana Cohen

 

 

Executive Producer Bob Lord

 

Executive A&R Sam Renshaw

A&R Director Brandon MacNeil

 

VP, Audio Production Jeff LeRoy

Audio Director Lucas Paquette

Mastering Shaun Michaud

 

VP, Design & Marketing Brett Picknell

Art Director Ryan Harrison

Design Edward A. Fleming

Publicity Patrick Niland, Sara Warner

 

 

 

 

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