Conspirare: Craig Hella Johnson & Company of Voices – Samuel Barber: An American Romantic

Winner of the Pulitzer Prize, twice, Samuel Barber is perhaps most renowned for his beautiful work, Adagio for Strings. Rich, robust and engagingly gorgeous, its entire movement and scope is of utter greatness. Abundantly used when a struggle, an emotional strife, or a sad moment requires a sound for definition (think Platoon in a trapped jungle, … [Read more...]