Musica Solis is a classical record label and sheet music publisher based in New York City. We specialize in highest quality recordings focusing on world-premiere releases for the clarinet and woodwind family and are committed to working directly with artists in partnership to turn their visions to reality. We aim to guide and mentor the next generation of classical musicians to become independent entrepreneurial leaders of their generation.
As the sun gives us light, music gives us power!
Release date: May 31, 2024
In a provocative twist, this new recording captures the results of a commissioning project imitated not by a musician but by a poet. In 2010 Lucy Miller Murray, founder of Market Square Concerts in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania's state capital, and widely read for her program and booklet notes and articles, took the unusual step of commissioning six composers to write settings for clarinet, mezzo-soprano and piano of her poetry. This recording of the 15 songs that resulted, made at the urging of clarinetist David Shifrin, takes its theme from one of her poems... Laurence Vittes GRAMOPHONE MAGAZINE