4/21/2017__ Seize The Day: Quartets by Richard Jordan Smoot has been released and is available at CD Baby. The album is comprised of three quartets composed over a 10 year period and features the clarinetist, Richard Stoltzman as well as the string quartet, Carpe Diem String Quartet. The album may be purchased as a physical copy or downloaded at http://cdbaby.com/cd/richardjordansmoot2.
Things are steadily coming together on this site. Music has been posted, linked to retail outlets, and much more is to come. Meanwhile work continues on the new album of quartets. Recording sessions with Carpe Diem String Quartet are now completed and editing of 63 minutes of music total continues. We hope to release the new CD and downloads ASAP.
Meanwhile you can now hear one of the performances of the four movement Khabiri Quartet by going to our Media Menu where YouTube performances are available, or click here for information about this work:
Here is a link to a recent WOSU-FM Classical 101 broadcast of my work from the 1990s, Concerto for Guitar and Chamber Orchestra featuring Lynn Harting-Ware, guitar, Gerhard Samuel, conductor with the CCM Contemporary Music Ensemble [no music just information]: