E4TT's second CD,"The Hungarians: from Rozsa to Justus," won a Gold Medal in the Centaur Records (CRC 3660).
The recording consists of music by three Hungarian and one Hungarian-American composers who were exiled or killed in the Holocaust: multiple-Oscar-recipient Miklós Rózsa (1907-1995), Sándor Vándor (1901-1945), Lajos Delej (1923-1945), and György Justus (1898-1945). Featuring duos for cello and piano by Rozsa and Vandor--plus a Scherzo from a missing cello sonata attributed to Delej--songs by Vandor and Justus for soprano and piano, and the premiere recording of a recently rediscovered set of piano miniatures by Delej, the CD is the result of the group’s successful four-city concert tour in Hungary in 2014, which was sponsored by the U.S. Embassy in Budapest. Download the booklet here.
Hear about it here: KALW's "Open Air" on April 5 (30:25-49:25)(David Latiluppe, KALW.org)
BUY the recording at your favorite digital music outlet, including iTunes, Amazon.com, Google Play Music, etc.
E4TT's debut CD,"Surviving: Women's Words," (Centaur Records CRC3490) won a Silver Medal in the 2016 Global Music Awards. Two songs on the CDs, "Song Is a Monument" and "How Lucky," were nominated as finalists in the 2017 Global Peace Song Awards.Released on April 8, 2016, The CD consists of four song cycles for soprano and piano and soprano, cello, and piano by David Garner to poems by Mascha Kaleko, Rose Auslaender, Else Lasker-Schueler and Yala Korwin.
BUY the CD from HB Direct, Arkiv Music, "Surviving: Women's Words" or directly from E4TT.
"Surviving: Women's Words made possible through a grant from the San Francisco Conservatory of Music and also through the Musical Grant Program, which is administered by the San Francisco Friends of Chamber Music, and supported by the Heller Foundation, the Hewlett Foundation, the San Francisco Foundation and San Francisco Grants for the Arts.