Album description1 audio disc : digital ; 12 cm.
GM Recordings: GM2076CD
Edwin Barker, double bass ; Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra, Gunther Schuller, conductor (1st-3rd works).
Recorded November 27, 2000, Sanders Theatre, Cambridge, Mass. (1st-2nd works), and in performance May 30, 1987 (3rd work), and November 26, 2000 (4th work).
Program notes in English ( pages : portrait), inserted.
Contents: Concertino for contrabass and orchestra / Theodore Antoniou (15:01) -- Concerto in D major for double bass and orchestra / Johann Baptist Vanhal (22:08) -- Concerto for double bass / Gunther Schuller (17:50) -- Failing : a very difficult piece for string bass / Tom Johnson (11:36).
I. Antoniou, Theodore, 1935-2018. Concertinos, double bass, orchestra
II. Vanhal, Johann Baptist, 1739-1813. Concertos, double bass, orchestra, W. IIh: Es 1, E flat major
III. Schuller, Gunther, 1925-2015. Concertos, double bass, orchestra
IV. Johnson, Tom, 1939-. Failing