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Virtuoso performances of Amy Williams' chamber music by the composer and her colleagues.

The compositions of Amy Williams have been presented at renowned contemporary music venues in the United States, Australia and Europe. Her works have been performed by leading contemporary music soloists and ensembles including the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra, the International Contemporary, the Pittsburgh New Music Ensemble and the California E.A.R. Unit. Ms. Williams is the recipient of a Howard Foundation Fellowship, a Fromm Music Foundation Commission and a Creative Development Grant from the Heinz and Pittsburgh Foundations. She received her Ph.D. from the State University of New York at Buffalo and is on the faculty at the University of Pittsburgh. This recording, the first devoted exclusively to her music, features compositions for piano and strings, all given virtuosic performances by some of the finest performers of contemporary music including the JACK Quartet, Jeffrey Jacobs, Amy Williams and the Bugallo-Williams Piano Duo.
Contents:
Amy Williams, composer
Richer Textures
JACK Quartet

Amy Williams, composer
Brigid's Flame
Amy Williams, piano

Amy Williams, composer
Falling
Amy Williams, piano

Amy Williams, composer
Astoria
Jeffrey Jacob, piano

Amy Williams, composer
Crossings
The Bugallo-Williams Piano Duo

Amy Williams, composer
Abstracted Art
The Bugallo-Williams Piano Duo

Amy Williams, composer
Cineshape 2
JACK Quartet, Amy Williams, piano

Review:
“…[Amy Williams’] music is simultaneously demanding, rewarding, and fascinat-ing…This is cerebral music, to be sure, but of impressive warmth and wit…” (The Buffalo News)
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