Hammers & Strings
Recordings of the four violin sonatas of Charles Ives with the pianist Adrienne Kim. Recorded for Capstone Records.
These two separate recordings, released in 2001 and 2005 on Capstone Records, feature premiere performances by the Meridian Strings Quartet of works by Edward Smaldone, Joel Mandelbaum, Martin Halpern, Judith Sainte Croix, Marga Richter, Julie Mandel, Mary Inwood, Herbert Deutsch, Raoul Pleskaw, Albert Tepper and Steven Rosenhaus.
Hank Jones with the Meridian String Quartet
Hank Jones with the Meridian String Quartet (LRC). One of the great jazz pianists with bassist Rufus Reid, drummer Dennis Mackrel, and a string quartet, with convincingly “swinging” writing for classical string players by Manny Albam. Recorded in 1990.