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Performers 1998-2009

There are hundreds of musicians listed here,
and yet it's a very incomplete list.
Due to the inability to continue tracking and adding
all the wonderful performers,
this page has been retired as of 2009.

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  Clickable index of titles
   
  Archipelago string quartet, double bass, woodwind quintet
  At the Abyss piano, mallets, percussion
  Below contrabass flute & CD
  Bioplasm flute quartet
  Celebrate! SATB or SSA choir & piano
  Current Events string quintet
  Desert Notes oboe, bassoon, piano
  Desert Passage violin, tenor sax, piano
  Desert Run oboe, clarinet, piano
  Desert Thoughts flute, clarinet, piano
  Desert Tide soprano sax & CD
  Desert Waves 5-string electric violin & CD
  Deep contrabassoon & CD
  Evensong Suite flute, clarinet, bassoon & piano
  Evolve electric viola & CD
  Elegy trumpet, cello & piano
  Five Squared string quartet
  For My Father solo piano
  Homecoming concert wind band
  Intermezzo for Clarinet and Harp
  Intermezzo for Clarinet and Piano
  Introspect string quartet
  Journey 5-string electric violin & CD
  Luvina solo piano
  Music for Two Big Instruments tuba & piano
  Music for Four Big Instruments tuba, bass, drums & piano
  Of Bow and Touch double bass & piano
  Of Breath and Touch bassoon & piano
  Of String and Touch viola & piano
  Of Wind and Touch baritone saxophone & piano
  Of Wood and Touch cello & piano
  Piano Suite No. 1: The Resonance of Childhood solo piano
  Piano Trio No. 1: Elegy violin, cello & piano
  Re:pair flute duet
  Re:pair flute and oboe
  Re:pair flute and bassoon
  Shiny Kiss solo flute
  Slip violin and harpsichord
  Slipping violin, harpsichord and percussion
  Slowly, searching solo piano
  Sonata for Piano solo piano
  Transplant solo organ
  Trio for Clarinet, Violin and Piano
  Unabashedly flute, violin, cello & piano
  Vista violin & CD
  Water Crossing clarinet & CD
  Water Voyage clarinet duet & CD
   

 

Archipelago more info on this piece
Performed by:
..Fifth House Ensemble

Fifth House EnsembleFifth House Ensemble
At the Abyss more info on this piece
Burritt-McCollough-Benkeser
Tom Burritt, Teresa McCollough, Peggy Benkeser rehearsing At the Abyss
Performed by:
..Teresa McCollough, piano
..Luanne Warner, marimba, vibes
..Peggy Benkeser, percussion
Performed and recorded by:
..Teresa McCollough, piano
..Tom Burritt, marimba, vibes
..Peggy Benkeser, percussion
Benkeser-Cebulski
Peggy Benkeser and Michael Cebulski
Performed by:
..Teresa McCollough, piano
..Michael Cebulski, marimba, vibes
..Peggy Benkeser, percussion

Performed by:
..Teresa McCollough, piano
..Luanne Warner, marimba, vibes
..Joanna Nelson, percussion
Below more info on this piece
Performed and recorded by:
..Peter Sheridan

Peter SheridanPeter Sheridan
Bioplasm more info on this piece
Performed and recorded by:
..Los Angeles Flute Quartet:
..Lisa-Maree Amos
..Colleen Carroll
..Eileen Holt-Helwig
..Peter Sheridan

Los Angeles Flute QuartetThe Los Angeles Flute Quartet performing Bioplasm
Celebrate! more info on this piece
Walden Choir
The Walden Choir singing "Celebrate!"
Performed by:
..University Campus Choir
..Diane Rose, director
..Ron Whittemore, piano

Performed by:
..University Campus Choir
..Stephanie Henry, director

..Ron Whittemore, piano
Performed by:
..San Fernando Valley Youth Chorus
..Thea Kano, director
Performed by:
..The Walden Chorus
..Leo Wanenchak, director

..Patricia Plude, piano
Performed by:
..University Campus Choir
..Irene Kim, director
..Ron Whittemore, piano
Current Events more info on this piece
Performed and recorded by:
..Miwako Watanabe, violin
..Connie Kupka, violin
..Victoria Miskolczy, viola
..David Walther, viola
..David Speltz, cello


The Pacific Serenades Quintet
recording Current Events

Mladi Chamber Ensemble
The Mladi Chamber Ensemble

Performed by:
The Mladi Chamber Ensemble:
..Lisa Dondlinger, violin
..Elizabeth Hedman, violin
..Alma Fernandez, viola
..Patrick Rosalez, viola
..Timothy Loo, cello


Performed by:
The Walden Chamber Players
..Joel Pitchon, violin
..Tatiana Dimitriades, violin
..Christof Huebner, viola
..Rebecca Gitter, viola
..Ashima Scripp, cello


Walden Chamber Players
The Walden Chamber Players

Deep   more info on this piece
Performed and recorded by:
..   Carolyn Beck, contrabassoon
..   Dan Morris, additional percussion

Performed and recorded by:
..   Leslie Lashinsky, contrabassoon
..   Dan Morris, additional percussion

Carolyn Beck
Carolyn Beck
Performed by:
..   Jason Carlson, contrabassoon

Performed by:
..   Matthew Morris, contrabassoon
Marco Mazzini
Marco Mazzini
Matthew Morris
Matthew Morris
Performed and recorded by:
..   Marco Mazzini, contrabass clarinet

 

Performed by:
..   Fraser Jackson, contrabassoon

Fraser Jackson
Fraser Jackson

Alex Vieira
Alex Vieira
Performed by:
..   Alex Vieira, contrabassoon

Performed by:
..   Bruce Gbur, contrabassoon

Performed by:
..   Robert Alfaro, contrabassoon
Desert Notes more info on this piece
Performed by:
..The Poulenc Trio:
..   Vladimir Lande, oboe
..   Bryan Young, bassoon
.   .Irina Lande, piano

Performed by:
..ensemble Green:
..   Paul Sherman, oboe
..   Sara Schoenbeck, bassoon
.   .Andrew Norman, piano

Poulenc TrioThe Poulenc Trio

...
Jeffrey Lyman and Nancy Ambrose King
Performed by:
..   Nancy Ambrose King, oboe
..   Jeffrey Lyman, bassoon
.   .Thomas Bandy, piano

 

Performed by:
..   Angela Schmid, oboe
..   Trent Jacobs, bassoon
.   .Casey Dierlam, piano

 

Desert Passage more info on this piece
Performed by:
..Stephen Warner, violin
..James Umble, tenor saxophone
..Carolyn Gadiel Warner, piano

 

Performed by:
.The Mojave Trio:
..Sara Parkins, violin
..Margaret Parkins, cello
..Genevieve Feiwen Lee, piano

Mojave Trio
The Mojave Trio

Cleveland DuoThe Cleveland Duo, with James Umble

Desert Run more info on this piece

Performed by:
...
Richard Kravchak, oboe
...Julia Heinen, clarinet
...Shari Raynor, piano


Shari Raynor
Shari Raynor

Desert Thoughts more info on this piece

Performed by:
...
Margaret Swinchoski, flute
...Donald Mokrynski, clarinet
...Ron Levy, piano


Palisades Virtuosi
Palisades Virtuosi

Desert Tide more info on this piece

Performed and recorded by:
...
Douglas Masek
...soprano saxophone
...(with electronic soundscape
...on CD)


Performed by:
...
Michael Napoleon
...soprano saxophone
...(with electronic soundscape
...on CD)

Douglas Masek
Doug Masek

Amy Schumacher
Amy Schumacher

Performed by:
...
Amy Schumacher
...soprano saxophone
...(with electronic soundscape
...on CD)

Desert Waves more info on this piece

Performed and recorded by:
...
Sabrina Ann Berger,
...5-string electric violin
...(with electronic soundscape
...on CD)

Sabrina Ann Berger,
performing Desert Waves

Sabrina Berger

Rudolf Haken
Rudolf Haken

Performed by:
...
Rudolf Haken, viola

...(with electronic soundscape
...on CD)

Elegy more info on this piece
Performed by:
..The Orenunn Trio:
..   Mark Boren, trumpet
..   Julianne Boren, cello
.   .Ellen Bottorf, piano

Performed by:
..   James Herzog, trumpet
..   Ashley Chen, cello
.   .Stella Chia-Shan Cheng, piano


Orenunn Trio
The Orenunn Trio

Trio Chromos

Recorded by:
Trio Chromos:
..   Ismael Betancor
, trumpet
..   Carlos Rivero, cello
..   José Luis Castillo, piano

Performed by:
..   Donald Duncan
, trumpet
..   Jakub Jerzy Omsky, cello
..   Tate Addis, piano

 

Performed by:
..   Todd Hayen
, trumpet
..   Colin Field, cello
..   Jeffrey Hinkle, piano


Cornish trio
Todd, Alex, Colin, Jeffrey
Evensong Suite for Flute, Clarinet, Bassoon and Piano more info on this piece

Performed and recorded by:
..Brice Martin, flute
..Charles Boito, clarinet
..Carolyn Beck, bassoon
..Frank Basile, piano

Delores Stevens
Delores Stevens

Performed by:
..Patricia Cloud-Kaufmann,
flute
..Lawrence Hughes, clarinet
..Carolyn Beck, bassoon
. Delores Stevens, piano

Brice Martin
Brice Martin

Performed by:
..
Linda Holland, flute
..Jocelyn Tipple, clarinet
..Kirsten Haaheim, bassoon
..Elaine Thompson, piano


Performed by:
..
Konza Prairie Chamber Players
..


Performed by:
..
Christopher Chaffee, flute
..Randall Paul, clarinet
..Bill Jobert, bassoon
..Amy Gray, piano

Performed by:
EHECALLI:
..Cuauhtémoc Trejo, flute
..Daniel Buchowski, clarinet
..Katherine Snelling, bassoon
..Ana Cervantes, piano

 

Ehecalli ensemble
Ehecalli

Performed by:
..Kathy Marsh, flute
..Nancy Carr, clarinet
..Carolyn Beck, bassoon
..Frank Basile, piano

Performed by:
..Patricia Cloud-Kaufmann,
flute
..Lawrence Hughes, clarinet
..Jenice Rosen, bassoon
. Delores Stevens, piano

Evolve more info on this piece
Performed by:
.
Martha Mooke, electric viola

Martha Mooke
Martha Mooke

Five Squared more info on this piece

Performed by:
...
Quarteto de Brasilia


Quarteto de Brasilia
Quarteto de Brasilia

For My Father more info on this piece
Performed and recorded by:
.
Susanne Kessel, piano


Susanne Kessel
Susanne Kessel

Homecoming more info on this piece
Performed by:
..The U.S. Army TRADOC Band
..Major Tod A. Addison, conductor

 

Performed by:
..University of Minnesota Symphonic Band
..Jerry Luckhardt, conductor


TRADOC BandThe U.S. Army TRADOC Band
Intermezzo for Clarinet and Harp more info on this piece
Performed by:
Chanté Duo:
..
Martha MacDonald, clarinet
..Delaine Fedson, harp


Chante Duo
Chanté Duo

Introspect    more info on this piece
Timothy Loo
Timothy Loo
Performed by:
The Millington Strings:
..Julie Snider, violin
..Eric Malme, violin
..Michael Frost, viola
..Steve Millington, cello

Performed by:
..Alwyn Wright, violin
..Gerardo Hilera, violin
..Alma Fernandez, viola
..Timothy Loo, cello
Performed by:
..Mark Tammes, violin
..Adrian Boiangiu, violin
..Tess Frazier, viola
..Aaron Benavidiz, cello

Performed by:
Strings N' Things:
..Darcy Ford, violin
..Carmen Steele, violin
..Marlene Grass, viola
..Rejean Anderson, cello
Alma Fernandez Alma Fernandez
Performed by:
..Daphne Chen, violin
..Melissa Reiner, violin
..Alma Fernandez, viola
..Adam Esbensen, cello
Daphne Chen
Daphne Chen
Intermezzo for Clarinet and Piano more info on this piece
Performed and recorded by:
The Price Duo:
..Berkeley Price, clarinet
. Deon Nielsen Price, piano
Price Duo
The Price Duo
Performed by:
The Hardwick Chamber Ensemble:
..John Winsor, clarinet
..Jeanette Winsor, piano
Performed by:
Defenestration Players:
..Jamie Rainville, clarinet
..Rebecca Ahlfors, piano
Performed by:
..Gayl Lohse, clarinet
..Kathleen Poe, piano
Journey more info on this piece

Performed and recorded by:
...
Sabrina Ann Berger,
...5-string electric violin
...(with electronic soundscape
...on CD)

Mary Lou Newmark 
Mary Lou Newmark

Performed by:
...
Mary Lou Newmark,
...5-string electric violin
...(with electronic soundscape
...on CD)

Luvina more info on this piece
Performed and recorded by:
.
Ana Cervantes, piano


Music for Two Big Instruments more info on this piece
Performed and recorded by:
..Norman Pearson, tuba
..Cynthia Bauhof-Williams,
piano

Performed by:
..Velvet Brown, tuba
..Roberto Arosio,
piano
Norman Pearson 
Norm Pearson
Velvet Brown 
Velvet Brown
Performed by:
..Velvet Brown, tuba
..Robert Satterlee,
piano
Performed by:
..Joe Skillen, tuba
..Laurelie Gheesling,
piano
Performed and recorded by:
..Alan Baer, tuba
..Bradley Haag,
piano

Performed by:
..Joshua Wirt, tuba
..Martyn Parkes,
piano
Alan Baer
Alan Baer
Sergio Carolino
Sergio Carolino
Performed by:
..Alan Baer, tuba
..Jim Staples,
piano

Performed by:
..Sergio Carolino, tuba
..Pianist TBL

Performed by:
..Frank Gazda, euphonium
..Linda Christensen, piano
Music for Four Big Instruments more info on this piece
Performed by:
..Alan Baer, tuba
..Carol Congers,
piano
..Bassist, drummer TBL

 Alan Baer
Alan Baer
Of Bow and Touch more info on this piece
Performed by:
..Tom Peters, double bass
..Mark Uranker,
piano
Tom Peters
Tom Peters
Of Breath and Touch more info on this piece
Performed by:
..Julie Feves, bassoon
..Mark Menzies, piano

Performed by:
..Carolyn Beck, bassoon
..Barbara Stewart, piano

Performed by:
..Rebecca Mestek, bassoon
..Pianist TBL
Julie Feves 
Julie Feves
Mark Menzies 
Mark Menzies 
Performed by:
..Kimberly D. Buchar Kelley, bassoon
  Rachel Jensen, piano

Performed and recorded by:
..Carolyn Beck, bassoon
..Delores Stevens, piano

Performed by:
..Katherine Snelling, bassoon
..Ana Cervantes, piano

 


Ana Cervantes and Katherine Snelling
Of String and Touch more info on this piece
Performed by:
..Peter Neubert, viola
..Stacy Kwak, piano

Peter Neubert
Peter Neubert

Luca D'Alberto
Luca D'Alberto

Lorenzo Materazzo
Lorenzo Materazzo

 

Performed by:
..Luca D'Alberto, viola
..Lorenzo Materazzo, piano
Of Wind and Touch more info on this piece
Performed by:
..Brandon Masterman, baritone saxophone
..Henry Orazi, piano


Henry Orazi

Brandon Masterman
Brandon Masterman

Of Wood and Touch more info on this piece
Performed by:
..Gianna Abondolo, cello
..Teresa McCollough, piano

 

Performed by:
..Tido Janssen, cello
..Stacy Kwak, piano

 

Gianna Abondolo
Gianna Abondolo

Jansenn and Kwak
Tido Janssen and Stacy Kwak

 

Performed by:
..Jakub Jerzy Omsky, cello
..Tate Addis, piano

 

Piano Suite No. 1: The Resonance of Childhood more info on this piece
Performed by:
..Zita Carno, piano

Performed by:
..Dorothy Spaffard Hull, piano

Performed and recorded by:
..Susanne Kessel, piano
Susanne Kessel
Susanne Kessel
Gordon Rumson
Gordon Rumson


Performed by:
..Gordon Rumson, piano

 

 

Performed by:
..Hamilton Tescarollo, piano

 


Hamilton Tescarollo
Piano Trio No. 1: Elegy more info on this piece
Performed by:
The Blackbird Trio:
. Nancy Roth, violin
. Mary Anne Steinberger, cello
. Alan Steinberger, piano
Performed by:
The Herrick Trio:
. Marilyn Gibson, violin
. Daryl Goldberg, cello
. Joan Stein, piano
Blackbird Trio
The Blackbird Trio
Performed by:
..Dorothy Spafard Hull, piano
..Dawn Phelps Neal, violin
..Wendy Knittle, cello
Performed by:
..Dorothy Spafard Hull, piano
..Dawn Phelps Neal, violin
..Marilyn Harris, cello
Performed by:
..Dorothy Spafard Hull, piano
..Daphne Chen, violin
..Whitney Griggs, cello

Performed by:
. Donna Fraser, violin
. Norma Sexton, cello
. Charles Badami, piano
Herrick Trio
The Herrick Trio
Re:pair more info on this piece
Performed by:
..Tom Moore, baroque flute
..Laura Ronai,
baroque flute
 
Re:pair for Flute and Bassoon more info on this piece
Carolyn Beck
Carolyn Beck
Performed by:
..Sara Andon, flute
..Carolyn Beck,
bassoon
Performed by:
..Kathy Marsh, flute
..Carolyn Beck,
bassoon

Performed by:
..Daniel Kessner, flute
..Tony Wardzinski,
bassoon
Performed by:
..Patti Cloud, flute
..Carolyn Beck,
bassoon

Performed by:
..Pamela Vliek, flute
..Valentin Martchev,
bassoon

 

Sara Andon
Sara Andon
Re:pair for Flute and Oboe more info on this piece

.Pamela Vliek...Rong-Huey Liu
Pamela Vliek and Rong-Huey Liu

Performed by:
..Pamela Vliek, flute
..Rong-Huey Liu, oboe

 

Performed by:
..Tia Roper, flute
..Katie Scheele, oboe
Performed by:
..Penelope Clarke, flute
..Colleen Gibson, oboe
Pamela Vliek ..
Tia Roper and Katie Scheele
Shiny Kiss more info on this piece
Performed by:
...Jamie Pedrini, flute

Performed and recorded by:
...Chelsea Czuchra, flute

Performed by:
...Patricia Cloud, flute

Jamie Pedrini
Jamie Pedrini
Linda Chesis
Linda Chesis
Performed by:
...Linda Chesis, flute

Performed by:
...Erin Lesser, flute

Performed by:
...Amy Wolek, flute

 

Performed by:
...Demetrius Spaneas, flute

Performed by:
...Lisa Meyerhofer, flute

Performed by:
...Katherine Bristol, flute

 

Demetrius Spaneas
Demetrius Spaneas

 

Performed and recorded by:
...Jenni Scott, flute


Jenni Scott

Laurel Zucker

 

 

Recorded by:
...Laurel Zucker, flute
Slip more info on this piece
Bachelder-Goodfriend
Liz Bachelder and Benedict Goodfriend

McIntosh-Lorentz 
Kathy McIntosh and Robin Lorentz
Performed by:
..Benedict Goodfriend, violin
..Elizabeth Bachelder,
harpsichord

Performed by:
..Matt Montgomery, violin
..Trevor Berens,
harpsichord
Performed and recorded by:
..Robin Lorentz, violin
..Kathleen McIntosh,
harpsichord

Performed and recorded by:
..Antonio D'Andrea, violin
..Maria Clotilde Sieni,
harpsichord
Sieni-D'Andrea
Maria Clotilde Sieni and Antonio D'Andrea
Performed by:
..Margaret Humphrey, violin
..Asako Hirabayashi,
harpsichord

 

Margaret Humphrey and Asako Hirabayashi

Margaret Humphrey .... Asako Hirabayashi
Slipping more info on this piece

...



Kathleen McIntosh, Robin Lorentz
and Dan Morris

 

 

Recorded by:
..Robin Lorentz, violin
..Kathleen McIntosh, harpsichord
..Dan Morris, percussion

Slowly, searching more info on this piece
Recorded by:
..Susanne Kessel, piano

Susanne Kessel Susanne Kessel
Sonata for Piano more info on this piece
Performed and recorded by:
..Teresa McCollough, piano

Performed by:
..Barbara Burgan, piano

Teresa McCollough
Teresa McCollough

Beatrix Klein
Performed and recorded by:
..Beatrix Klein, piano

Performed by:
..Arlene Goter, piano

 

Transplant more info on this piece
Performed by:
..Frances Nobert, organ

Performed by:
..Carson Cooman, organ
Frances Nobert
Frances Nobert
Trio for Clarinet, Violin and Piano more info on this piece
Performed and recorded by:
..Berkeley Price, clarinet
..Nancy Roth, violin
..Deon Nielsen Price, piano
Performed by:
..Bronwen Jones, clarinet
..Marcy Vaj, violin
..Genevieve Lee, piano
Performed by:
The Titan Trio:
..William Powell, clarinet
..Ernest Salem, violin
..Cynthia Bauhof-Williams, piano

Performed by:
ensemble Green:
..Elana Weber, clarinet
..Samantha Lee, violin
..Bridget Convey, piano
 
The Titan Trio
Nancy Roth
Nancy Roth
Performed by:
..Marcella McDonald, clarinet
..Aaron Krosnick, violin
..Christian Valdes, piano

Performed by:
..Roberto Petrocchi, clarinet
..Antonio D'Andrea, violin
..Roberto Murra, piano
Performed by:
..Berkeley Price, clarinet
..Virginia Frazier, violin
..Deon Nielsen Price, piano
Performed by:
eXindigo!:
..Virginia Wright, clarinet
..Paul Severtson, violin
..Paul Woodring, piano
Max Lifchitz
Max Lifchitz
Performed by:
North/South Consonance:
..Richard Goldsmith, clarinet
..Deborah Buck, violin
..Max Lifchitz, piano
Performed by:
SonaTrio:
..Bruce Belton, clarinet
..Cherie Gans, violin
..Ellen Southard, piano

Performed by:
..Berkeley Price, clarinet
..Mary Findley, violin
..Deon Nielsen Price, piano

 

Sona Trio
SonaTrio
Unabashedly more info on this piece
Performed by:
..Susan Greenberg, flute
..Roger Wilkie, violin
..Peter Stumpf, cello
..Delores Stevens, piano

L-R:Delores Stevens, Susan Greenberg
Peter Stumpf and Roger Wilkie


Ensemble Green

 

Performed by:
ensemble Green:
..Julie Long, flute
..Limor Toren, violin
..Lynn Angebranndt, cello
..Susan Svrcek, piano

Vista more info on this piece
Performed and recorded by:
..   Antonio D'Andrea

 

Performed by:
..   Rebecca Boyer


Antonio D'Andrea
Antonio D'Andrea

Water Crossing more info on this piece
Performed and recorded by:
..   F. Gerard Errante


F. Gerard Errante
F. Gerard Errante

D. Gause-Snelson
D Gause

 

Performed by:
..   D Gause

 

Performed by:
..   Demetrius Spaneas

Demetrius Spaneas
Demetrius Spaneas
Water Voyage more info on this piece
Performed by:
..   F. Gerard Errante
..   D Gause


D Gause and F. Gerard Errante

 

This is just a sampling of performers who include Shapiro in their repertoire. If you know of musicians who should be added to this list, please email Alex Shapiro.

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