Genre : Classical 

Catalogue: Phasma-Music 056

UPC: 731093480379

recording, editing, mastering: Paul Kvatchadze 

recorded in July, 2022, in Tbilisi, Georgia 

recording place: Grand Hall of Tbilisi State Conservatory production management: Iwona Glinka 

front cover and graphic design: Michail Travlos 

photo of the cover by Kathrin Haarstick

premiere: January 20, 2023.

 Sesili Saneblidze violin 

Giorgi Nadareishvili cello 

Tamara Licheli piano

The album SOLAR RAYS features 15 works (world premiere recordings) by 13 living composers: Aaron Alter, Nikos Athanassakis, Dorothee Eberhardt, Robert Herschbach, Ssu-Yu Huang, William Price,  Jee Seo, José Jesus de Azevedo Souza, Alan Terricciano, Jean-Pierre Vial, Yiola Voutsina-Papagiannidi,  Matthew Willis and Eriko Yamaki. 


Product details 

Aaron Alter 

01. Solar Rays for piano, violin and cello [11:12] 

Nikos Athanassakis 

02. AramaTamarA for solo piano  [03:10]

Dorothee Eberhardt 

Extravaganza for violin and piano (and vibra-tone) 

03. I. [03:34]

04. II. [03:57]

05. III. [02:10]

Robert Herschbach 

06. Two Pieces for solo piano [03:03]

Ssu-Yu Huang 

07. The Imagery of Luan Tan for solo piano [06:21]

William Price 

08. Petite Scherzo for solo piano [02:59]

Jee Seo 

09. On Fever II for solo violin [03:47]

José Jesus de Azevedo Souza 

10. Movement for solo piano [02:56]

Alan Terricciano 

“Epitaphs” Four Studies after Countee Cullen for solo piano 

11. 1. For a Lady I Knew [03:11]

12. 2. For My Grandmother [04:02]

13. 3. For a Pessimist [02:12]

14. 4. For Paul Laurence Dunbar [02:23]

15. Variations on a Purcell Air for solo violin [08:38]

Jean-Pierre Vial

16. Nocturne in D Flat major for solo piano [03:46]

Yiola Voutsina-Papagiannidi 

17. Valse for solo piano [06:06]

Matthew Willis 

18. Nightfalling for solo piano [02:21]

Eriko Yamaki 

19. Tanabata sama for solo piano [02:39]

Total time: [79:14]