Track listing

 

 

Frank A. Wallace composer, guitar

 

 

DISC ONE: from A DISTANT WIND

 

Fünf Kleine Stücke (2017) 8:38

1 I. Sequenz I 1:49

2 II. Basel 1298 1:36

3 III. Lindenberg 2017 1:10

4 IV. Durch den Rhein 1:33

5 V. Sequenz II 2:30

 

A Distant Wind (2018) 7:49

6 I. Tjaldur 3:49

7 II. Drunnhvíti 4:00

 

Timid Nightingale, Sonata #2 (2017) 15:48

8 I. The sweet voice sings 5:31

9 II. If I forget to love 3:50

10 III. Garden and grove 2:37

11 IV. A joy that rises 3:50

 

12 II. Ben, from Friends (2018) 1:16

13 Amanda’s Dance (2017) 6:15

Total Time: 39:48

 

 

DISC TWO: from OMAGGIO

 

1 Dreams on a Lullaby (2006) 6:56

Total Time:  6:56

 

 

DISC THREE: from FOUR SPANISH GUITARS

 

1 Débil del Alba (2003) 6:37

2 Suite in B Minor (2000) 7:03

Total Time:  13:40

 

 

DISC FOUR: ELEMENTAL

 

The Elements, op. 29 (2004) 15:48

1 I. Fire  4:53

2 II. Earth  3:31

3 III. Air  3:28

4 IV. Water 3:56

 

5 A Heavy Sleep, op. 76 (2013) 4:37

6 Black Falcon, op. 74 (2012)  9:18

 

The Bells, op. 61 (2010)  11:45

7 I. d’Orleans  1:29

8 II. d’Angelus  4:42

9 III. In the Well  5:35

 

Sonata One, op. 32 (2005) 11:11

10 I. Allegro apassionato  4:24

11 II. Grave  3:48

12 III. Prestissimo  2:58

 

Passing in the Night, op. 71 (2012) 9:22

13 I. ’Round the World  2:08

14 II. Don’t say Goodbye  2:17

15 III. Par 9  0:54

16 IV. Say Au Revoir 1:06

17 V. I’m still your Pappy  2:55

Total time 62:03

 

 

DISC FIVE: from JOY

 

1 A Shining (2006) 1:41

2 March (2006) 1:56

3 On This Day 4:33 anonymous, Piae Cantiones,1582 (arr. Frank A. Wallace)

   Carillon (2006)

   Descent of the Doves (2006)

Total time 8:10

 

 

DISC SIX: SKETCHES

 

35 Garcia Lorca’s Riddle (2001) 3:02

1 I. Seis Doncellas Bailan 0:43

2 II. Sueños de Ayer 0:38

3 III. Doncellas Abrazadas 0:46

4 IV. Redonda 0:55

 

Friend of the Sand Winds (2001) 4:35

5 I. The Tower 0:37

6 II. Angel on the Road 0:53

7 III. A Silence That Wavers 1:29

8 IV. Sand Winds 1:34

 

Orientale (2001) 5:57

9 I and II 1:44

10 III 0:26

11 IV and V 2:30

12 VI 1:16

 

Nuevas Cantigas (2001) 10:28

13 I. Montserrat 0:59

14 II. Imperayritz 1:15

15 III. Las Abadessas 0:57

16 IV. Loor 1:27

17 V. Cantiga, Santa Maria Valed 3:25

18 Estampie 2:22

 

Five Polyphonic Fantasies (2001) 8:05

19 I. 0:52

20 II. 1:27

21 III. 1:40

22 IV. 0:44

23 V. 3:20

 

Harlequin in Love (2001) 13:10

24 I. He Fools 1:52

25 II. He Pines 3:03

26 III. He Loves 2:25

27 IV. On the Sol, in Mi 3:10

28 V. He Flees 2:38

 

Six Prayers on Six Strings (2001) 10:20

29 I. Renewal 1:31

30 II. Mercy 1:42

31 III. Reverence 2:27

32 IV. The Other 1:44

33 V. Duende 1:46

34 VI. The Shadow 1:07

 

Good Winds for Dionisio (2001) 11:42

Theme and Eleven Variations

35 Theme 0:51

36 Variation I 0:43

37 Variation II 0:44

38 Variation III 0:52

39 Variation IV 0:45

40 Variation V 0:34

41 Variation VI 1:46

42 Variation VII 1:01

43 Variation VIII 0:51

44 Variation IX 0:56

45 Variation X 1:39

46 Variation XI   0:54

Total time 67:22

 

 

DISC SEVEN: SONG of ALBIN

 

Song of Albin, suite in G minor (2003)

1 I. Reviresco 4:22
2
II. My Trust 2:50

3 III. The Glen of Ellerslie 3:12
IV. Birling 1:44
V. Cuthon 2:40
VI. Red Lion 3:04

Total time 17:55

 

 

DISC EIGHT: FRANK WALLACE his own new works

 

From the Windy Place (1997) 8:24

1 I. The pilgrim’s road 2:58

2 II. Sand and sky 2:17

3 III.  In the shadow of the church/The Gift 3:09

 

Sketches (1997) 2:57

4 I. Etude 7 0:53

5  II. Prelude 1 0:41

6  III. Prelude 4 1:22

 

The Stubborn Oak (1998) 11:23

I. Prelude 2:25

8 II. Adagio & Chorale 5:28

9 III. Fugue 3:30

 

Sweet Ladyslipper (1999) 24:05

10 I. Prelude 7:14

11 II. Pavane for a Dying Prince 3:37

12  III. Complainte 3:45

13 IV. Estampie 4:04

14 V. Cantiga 2:47

15 VI. Zar 2:36

 

Quadrangle (1999) 17:45

16  I. Prelude and Fantasy 4:22

17  II. Rhapsody 4:21

18  III. Meditation (Prelude 3) 2:58

19  IV. Blues Too 2:03

20 V. Suite Blues 3:59

Total time: 64:36

 

 

Album time: 280:35 (4 hours 40 minutes and 35 seconds)

CREDITS

 

Producer & Recording Engineer Frank Wallace

All works originally released on Gyre

 

Wallace Plays Wallace was compiled by Nancy Knowles

 

DISC 1

Recorded May 2019 at Elsa Voelcker Photography Studio in Antrim NH

Guitar by Aaron Green, 2018

 

DISC 2

Recorded 2014 at Hillsborough Center Congregational Church in Hillsborough NH

Guitar by Hermann Hauser I, 1931

 

DISC 3

Recorded 1998-2003 at Hillsborough Center Congregational Church in Hillsborough NH

Guitar by Ignacio Fleta, 1964

 

DISC 4

Recorded 2013 at the Hillsborough Center Congregational Church in Hillsborough NH

Guitar by Hermann Hauser I, 1931

 

DISC 5

Recorded 2007 at Hillsborough Center Congregational Church in Hillsborough NH

Guitar by Ignacio Fleta, 1964

 

DISC 6

Recorded 2004 at Hillsborough Center Congregational Church, Hillsborough NH

Guitar by Ignacio Fleta, 1964

 

DISC 7

Recorded 2004 at Hillsborough Center Congregational Church in Hillsborough NH

Guitar by Ignacio Fleta, 1964

 

DISC 8

Recorded 1998-1999 at the Hillsborough Center Congregational Church in Hillsborough NH

Guitars by Ignacio Fleta, 1964 and Manuel Soto y Solares, 1860 (Etude 7)

 

 

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