Peter Gilbert: The Bold Arch of Undreamt Bridges

by Peter Gilbert, White Rabbit Ensemble, Phillip Staudlin, Mario Caroli

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Composer Peter Gilbert's debut full length recording features his ethereal compositions for live instruments and live electronics, and includes performances by flutist Mario Caroli, saxophonist Phillip Staudlin, and the White Rabbit ensemble.
"Precisely somewhere at a point in between stations of the known I find what I am looking for: the act of discovery." - Peter Gilbert


released December 16, 2008

Producer: Peter Gilbert
Recording engineers: Tony DiBartolo (tr 1, 2, 4, 6), Alan Bise (tr 3)
Recorded at Paine Hall, Harvard University (Tr 1, 2, 4, 6 2005-2008), St. Stanislaus Church, Cleveland, OH (Tr 3 2001)
Mastering Engineer: Ryan Streber
Design: Peter Gilbert
Tr 1- White Rabbit, Eric Hewitt, conductor
Tr 2- Phillip Staudlin, alto saxophone
Tr 3- Orianna Webb, conductor; Jennifer Bleick, flute; Laura Sabo, clarinet; Jeb Wallace, horn; Kirsten Yon, violin; Craig Leffer, cello; Cicilia Yudha, piano
Tr 4- Mario Caroli, flute
Tr 5- Peter Gilbert, electronics
Tr 6- White Rabbit, Eric Hewitt, conductor
White Rabbit is: Jessi Rosinski, flute; Elizabeth England, oboe tr 1; Michael Norsworthy, clarinets; Phillip Staudlin, soprano saxophone tr 6; Michele Keen, bassoon tr 1; Adam Smith, basson tr 6; Sarah Botham, horn tr 1; Fred Sienckiewicz, trumpet tr 1; Mark Emery, trumpet tr 6; Daniel Linden, trombone tr 1; Samuel Solomon, percussion tr 1; Aaron Trant, percussion tr 1; Karl Williams, percussion tr 6; Gabriela Diaz, violin; Kirsten Swanson, violin tr 1; Sarah Darling, viola tr 1; Emily Rowe, viola tr 6; Alexei Gonzales, cello tr 6; Benjamin Schwartz, cello tr 1; Stephen Pfeiffer, bass tr 1




New Focus Recordings New York, New York

New Focus Recordings is an artist led collective label featuring releases in contemporary music of many stripes, as well as new approaches to older repertoire. The label was founded by guitarist Daniel Lippel (who is the current director) and composer Peter Gilbert in 2003, and features releases from many of new music's most active performers and composers. ... more

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