Jeremy Kurtz-Harris

 

"Sonatas and Meditations" CD

 

"The eagerly awaited first CD from principal bassist of the San Diego Symphony Orchestra, Jeremy Kurtz, is a fascinating and colorful recording." -Bass World

"Kurtz has a rich cello-like tone and his instrument is perfectly captured in the first rate recordings." -Audiophile Audition

Release Date: October 15, 2008

Jeremy Kurtz is joined by pianist Ines Irawati, bassoonist Benjamin Kamins, and harpsichordist Alison Luedecke for the world premiere recordings of David Anderson's "Sonata for Double Bass and Piano" and Luis Prado's "Three Meditations," as well as the first recording of Boismortier's Sonata Op. 50, No. 3 on the double bass.  The CD includes a hidden track with producer Kurt Stallmann and Jeremy Kurtz (not available for download.)
 
The project was recorded in partnership with Houston's KUHF, and was recorded at KUHF and Rice University's Shepherd School of Music.  The recording was engineered by Todd Hulslander and produced by Kurt Stallmann.