Discography

Featured CD

 

Symphony No.4, "To Touch the Sky" and "If I Were a Swan"

Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Marin Alsop, Conductor
Conspirare - Choral ensemble
Craig Hella Johnson, Conductor

Release Date: 10/09/2013
Harmonia Mundi [HMU907580]

Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Kevin Puts (b. 1972) is known for his distinctive and richly colored musical voice. Making their label début, Marin Alsop and the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra perform Kevin Puts’ Symphony No.4 ("From Mission San Juan"), inspired by Native American melodies. Opening this program of world première recordings, Craig Hella Johnson leads Conspirare in two choral settings of texts by women poets: "To Touch the Sky" and "If I Were a Swan".

WQXR Q2 Music Album of the Week

 

Network

2016 Naxos of America, Inc.
Ohio State University Bands
Russel C. Mikkelson, conductor

Network (Band Version)

 

Kevin Puts: Seascapes
bcmf premieres

2015 Bridgehampton Chamber Music Festival

7 Seascapes
Four Airs
Traveler

 

American Album

2013 Avie
Cypress String Quartet

Lento Assai

 

The OPERA America Songbook

2013 OPERA America

You Need Song

 

American Portraits

2011 Cso Media
Cincinnati Symphony
Paavo Jarvi, conductor

Network for orchestra

 

Sound the Bells!

2011 Harmonia Mundi
The Bay Brass

Elegy for brass

 

River of Light

2011 Naxos
Timothy Fain, violin; Pei-Yao Wang, piano

Air for violin and piano

 

The Making of a Medium Volume 19

2011 Crystal Records
Verdehr Trio

Three Nocturnes

 

Playing The Edge - Music For Violin And Percussion

2010 Albany Records
Mark Rush, violin

And Legions Will Rise for violin, clarinet, and marimba

 

Violinguistics: American Voices

2009 Albany Records
Scott Conklin, violin

Air (formerly titled "Aria" for violin and piano)

 

Alternating Current

2010 Tall Poppies Records
Bernadette Harvey, piano

Alternating Current for solo piano

 

The Miro Quartet Live!

2010 Longhorn Music
Miro Quartet

Credo for string quartet

 

Against the Emptiness

2009 New Dynamic Records (700261271729)
Timothy Jones, bass-baritone
Pittsburgh New Music Ensemble; Kevin Noe, Conductor

Einstein on Mercer Street for bass-baritone and chamber ensemble

 

The Composer's Voice

Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra
Miguel Harth-Bedoya, Conductor
Michael Shih, violin

Violin Concerto (FWSO Commission)
Symphony No. 3. "Vespertine" (after Björk)

 

Arches

Copyright-IMAGE RECORDINGS
Timothy Fain, violin

Arches for solo violin

 

Millennium Canons

Naxos
University of Georgia Wind Ensemble
John P. Lynch, conductor

Millennium Canons (version for wind ensemble)

 

New Music from Bowling Green, Vol. IV

TROY743
Bowling Green State University Philharmonia
Emily Freeman Brown, conductor

Inspiring Beethoven for orchestra

 

Antares, Eclipse

Innova 618
The Antares Ensemble

Simaku for clarinet, violin, cello and piano

 

The Ying Quartet Play Life Music

Quartz Music QTZ2003
The Ying Quartet

Dark Vigil for string quartet

 

Makoto Nakura, Ritual Protocol

Kleos Classics/Helicon Records KL5116
Makoto Nakura and Kevin Puts

Ritual Protocol for marimba and piano
Canyon for solo Marimba

 

Makoto Nakura, Ritual Protocol

Kleos Classics/Helicon Records KL5133
Yayoi Toda, Todd Palmer and Makoto Nakura

And Legions Will Rise for violin, clarinet and marimba