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University of Missouri-St. Louis,
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Compact Discs with Special Emphasis on Women Composers

Close Your Eyes:
Women Jazz Composers

Sonatas by Elizabeth:
Elisabetta de Gambarini & Elizabeth Hardin

Classical Prodigies:
Elizabeth Weichsell Billington & Wolfgang A. Mozart

Women Composers for Organ

Piéces Parisiennes:
Madame de Villeblanche and Marie Bigot

Christmas in Dallas:
Carols for Brass and Organ

Daystream Dances:
Women Composers for Oboe

Christmas in Dallas: Carols for Brass and Organ 

Christina Harmon, organ • Jeffrey Curnow, Adam Gordon, trumpet • Gregory Hustis, french horn • Clarece Candamio, organ 
We Wish You a Merry Christmas • Lo! How a Rose E’er Blooming • While by My Sheep I Watch’d at Night • Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring / The First Noel • God Rest You Merry, Gentleman • What Child is This • For Unto Us a Child is Born • Noel • Deck the Halls with Boughs of Holly • Silent Night • Alleluia from Exsulate, Jubilate • Sussex Carol • Angels We Have Heard on High • O Come, O Come, Emmanuel • Rejoice Greatly, O Daughter of Zion • Sinfonia from Cantata No. 142 • Joy to the World • Away in a Manger • In Dulci Jubilo 
Hester Park CD 7706, 56 minutes 24 seconds, $15.98


Classical Prodigies: Elizabeth Weichsell Billington & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 
Barbara Harbach, harpsichord 
CD 7703, Hester Park Records, 72 minutes 46 seconds, $15.98


Close Your Eyes: Women Jazz Composers 
Thomas George, piano and Michael Kaupa, trumpet/flügelhorn 

Bernice Petkere • Billie Holiday • Maria Grever • Dee Libbey • Mable Wayne • Sharah Hannah Sheppard • Dana Suesse • Dorothy Fields • Kay Swift • Ann Ronell • Sadie Vimmerstedt • Ruth Lowe
CD 7701 Hester Park Records, 64 minutes 50 seconds, $15.98


Daystream Dances: Women Composers for Oboe 
Cynthia Green Libby, oboe and Peter Collins, piano 
Madeleine Dring Three Piece Suite • Williametta Spencer Adagio and Rondo • Barbara Harbach Daystream Dances •Zhanna Kolodub Concertino for Oboe and Piano • Rhian SamuelSonata for Oboe •Vivian Fine Sonatina • Roselyne Masset-Lecocq L’Oiseau des Galaxies • Libby Larsen Kathleen, As She Was • Dulcie Holland The Fallen Leaf •Diane Keech Scherzo Rondoso
Hester Park CD 7707, 63 minutes 18 seconds, $15.98


Pièces Parisiennes: Madame de Villeblanche and Marie Bigot 
Susan Chan, piano 
Hester Park CD 7705, 67 minutes 55 seconds, $15.98


Sonatas by Elizabeth: Elisabetta de Gambarini & Elizabeth Hardin 
Barbara Harbach, harpsichord 
CD 7702, Hester Park Records, 72 minutes 58 seconds, $15.98


Summershimmer: Women Composers for Organ
Barbara Harbach, organ 
Elizabeth Stirling
 Maestoso • Barbara Harbach Summershimmer • Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel Prelude for Organ in G Major • Ellen Taaffe Zwilich Praeludium • Christina Harmon Built on a Rock • Maddalena Lombardini Sirmen Concerto I for Solo Organ • Jeanne Demessieux Réspons pour le Temps de Pâques • Julia Smith Prelude in D-flat •Ethel Smyth O Gott du frommer Gott • Elizabeth Stirling Tallis’ Canon • Libby Larsen Sonata in One Movement • Clara Schumann Prelude and Fugue for Organ, Op. 16, no. 2 • Mary Jeanne van Appledorn Shabat Shalom • Christina Harmon Joyful, Joyful
Hester Park CD 7704, 73 minutes 40 seconds, $15.98


Women Composers for Organ: Music Spanning Five Centuries 
Barbara Harbach, Organ

Roberta Bitgood • Amy Beach • Elizabeth Stirling •Edith Borroff • Fanny Mendelssohn • Marga Richter • Violet A rcher • Clara Schumann • Gwyneth Walker • Miss Steemson Gracia Baptista • Mary Jeanne van Appledorn • Jeanne Demessieux • Barbara Harbach • Grete von Zieritz 
CD 294 Gasparo Records, $15.98  


18th Century Music by Women Composers, Vol . I
Barbara Harbach, Harpsichord
Cecilia Barthélémon Sonata in E Major • Marianne Martinez Sonata in E Major and Sonata in A Major • Marianna d’Auenbrugg Sonata in E flat: Rondo • Elisabetta de Gambarini Pieces for the Harpsichord • Maria Hester Park Sonata in F Major
CD 272 Gasparo), $15.98


18th Century Music by Women Composers, Vol. II 
Barbara Harbach, Harpsichord 
A Lady Lesson VI in D Major • Cecilia Barthélémon Sonata in G Major • Maria Hester Park Concerto in E flat Major and Sonata in C Major • Elizabeth Turner Lesson I in g minor andLesson II in G Major 
CD 281 Gasparo Records, $15.98


Orchestra Music of Barbara Harbach – Symphony, Reverie & Rhapsody, 
Vol. 1

Veneration for Orchestra (I. Blessings: Gift of Blood, II. Charity-Caress, III. Grace: Pleasure Heart), Frontier Fancies for Violin and Orchestra (I. Fiddleflirt, II. Twilight Dream, III. Dancedevil), Arcadian Reverie for String Orchestra , Rhapsody Jardine for Oboe and String Orchestra , One of Ours – A Cather Symphony (I. On Lovely Creek, II. Autumn in Beaufort, III. Honor at Boar’s Head) 
MSR Classics 1252, $15.98

Chamber Music of Barbara Harbach – Ensemble, String Quartet & Woodwind Quintet, 
Vol. 2 
American Solstice for Chamber Ensemble (Flute, Clarinet, Violin, Viola, Cello, Bass & Piano), Transformations for String Quartet, Forces at Play for Chamber Ensemble (Flute/Piccolo, Clarinet, Violin, Viola, Cello, Piano & Percussion), Carondelet Caprice for Chamber Ensemble (Flute, Clarinet, Violin, Viola, Cello & Piano), Fantasy and Fugue on Swing Low, Sweet Chariot for Woodwind QuintetSeparately Together – Synesthesia for Chamber Ensemble (Flute/Piccolo, Clarinet, Violin, Viola, Cello & Piano), Rhapsody Ritmico for Brass Quintet
MSR Classics 1253, $15.98


Organ Music of Barbara Harbach – Toccatas, Flourishes and fugues on Familiar Hymn Tunes, 
Vol. 3

Let Tyrants Shake Their Iron Rods, and Slav’ry Clank Her Galling Chains, There’s a Wideness in God’s Mercy, Oh, for a Thousand Tongues to Sing or Awake, Although I Speak with Angel’s Tongue, A Mighty Fortress is Our God, Our Father Who Art in Heaven, A Mighty Fortress is Our God, I Heard the Voice of Jesus Say, Come Unto Me and Rest, They Crucified My Lord, How Long, O God, Swing Low, Sweet Chariot, Comin’ for to Carry Me Home, All Who Hunger, Gather Gladly, Gloria, People, Look East,   Joy to the World, As Saints of Old, Before You, Lord, We Bow, Bless Now, O God, the Journey, Wade in the Water, Go, My Children, with My Blessing On Our Way Rejoicing, Oh, When Shall I see Jesus, and Reign with Him Above?, Christ Jesus Lay in Death’s Strong Bands, Erre Gyere 
MSR Classics 1254, $15.98 


Music of Barbara Harbach: Chamber Music II, String Orchestra, Ensemble & Woodwind Quintet
Vol. 4

The Soul of Ra for String Orchestra • Freeing the Caged Bird for Woodwind Quintet  • Transformations for String Orchestra  • Echoes from Tomorrow for Chamber Ensemble •Lilia Polka for Woodwind Quintet
MSR Classics 1255, $15.98


Music of Barbara Harbach: Vocal Music, Soprano, Winds, Strings, Harp, Trumpet & Piano, 
Vol. 5

Abigail! for Soprano, Flute, Clarinet, Bass Clarinet, Bassoon • Pleasure Flow, Tender Mist for Soprano and Piano • Emily! for soprano, E-flat Trumpet and Piano • Light Out of Darkness for Soprano and Piano • Cherish-Caress for Soprano and Cello  Pioneer Women: From Skagway to White Mountain for Soprano, Clarinet and Piano  Twenty-First Century Pioneer for soprano and Piano
MSR Classics 1256, $15.98


Anna Bon de Venezia Six Sonatas for Harpsichord, Opus 2
Barbara Harbach, harpsichord 
MSR Classics 1241, $15.98

Goldberg Variations by Bach for Harpsichord
Barbara Harbach, harpsichord
Gasparo Records (Gallante), GG 1018$15.98

Pachelbel Canons
Barbara Harbach, organ
Gasparo Records, GSS-2001, $15.98


Bach & Handel: Music for Two Trumpets and Organ
Barbara Butler & Charles Geyer trumpets, Barbara Harbach, organ
Arrangements available from Vivace Press
Gasparo Records, GSS-2002, $15.98


20th Century Harpsichord Music, Volume I
Barbara Harbach, harpsichord
Bohuslav Martinu, Virgil Thomson, Vincent Persichetti, William Albright, Samuel Adler, Rick Sowash, Alec Templeton
Gasparo Records, GSCD-251, $15.98


20th Century Harpsichord Music, Volume II
Barbara Harbach, harpsichord
Arnold Rosner, Dan Locklair, Vivian Fine, Barbara Harbach, Randall Thompson, Edith Borroff
Gasparo Records, GSCD-266, $15.98


20th Century Harpsichord Music, Volume III
Barbara Harbach, harpsichord
Dan LocklairSamuel JonesArnold RosnerDaniel PinkhamSamuel Adler
Gasparo Records, GSCD-280, $15.98


20th Century Harpsichord Music, Volume IV
Barbara Harbach, harpsichord
Emma Lou Diemer, Michael Rose, Gardner Read, Edith boroff, Mary Jean Van Appledorn, Barbara Harbach, Vincent Persichetti, Robert Stern, Ellen Taaffe Zwilich, Robert Starer
Gasparo Records, GSCD-290, $15.98


American Hymn Preludes
Barbara Harbach, organ
Samuel Adler (Hymnset for Organ, When Jesus Wept), Gardner Read (Preludes on Old Southern Hymns)
Gasparo Records, GSCD-258, 


 Contemporary Organ: Samuel Adler / Dan Locklair
Barbara Harbach, organ 
Dan locklair (Rubrics, Ayre for the Dance, Pageant for Sally, Inventions), Samuel Adler (Toccata, Recitation & Postlude; Two Meditations; Reflection; Wind songs)
Gasparo Records, GSCD-277, $15.98

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