Women in the Shadows
The first in a series of concerts from the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland celebrating the work of some of the great female composers alongside works by their male contemporaries. Joanna MacGregor plays music by Gubaidulina, both Boulanger sisters and Amy Beach alongside Charles Ives's transcendental 'Alcotts'.
Joanna MacGregor (piano)
Sofia Gubaidulina: Musical Toys 1-8
Lili Boulanger: Trois Morceaux
Nadia Boulanger: Improvisation no.1 in E flat minor
Amy Beach: Cradle Song of the Lonely Mother
Charles Ives: 'The Alcotts' from Piano Sonata no.2
Ruth Crawford Philips: Preludes 1, 6 and 9 (Nine Preludes for Piano)
Sofia Gubaidulina: Musical Toys 9-14.