Jade CDs are widely heard on national and fine music stations throughout Australia, and are recognised as a valuable resource by educational authorities as being uniquely representative of the work of Australian composers. They are manufactured in limited runs of 500 and stocks are therefore may be regarded as collectors' items! All Jade CD covers are distinctive. Most Jade CDs have an anthology format and include works by several composers. It's great to have these CDs on offer for a wider audience at CD Baby! This one is now available on digital download.
"HARLEQUINADE" JADCD 1084
Works by: Dulcie Holland, Eric Gross, Robert Allworth, Ray Lemond, Ann Carr-Boyd. Duration:60'23"
This appealing CD is named after a piano suite by Brumby performed by Ray Lemond, a work in 6 movements, each portraying a character from the Italian 'Comedia dell'Arte": Harlequin, Columbine, Dr. Gratiano, Punch, Pantaloon & The Captain. A listerner's delight! Ray lemond also plays attractive works by himself, by Allworth and by Gross. A highlight is Holland's 1952 Piano Sonata (duration 18'20") a magnificent work of romantic fervour!