TRANSMUTATIONS AND METAMORPHOSES

Michael Udow, Director | Douglas Walter, Marimba | U of M Percussion Ensemble

Michael Udow directs the University of Michigan Percussion Ensemble, joining soloists Douglas Walter (the only percussionist to win the Concert Artists Guild Competition in New York City), Jeffrey Moore (Director of Percussion Studies, University of Central Florida), and Tomoko Azuma (2002 semi-finalist in the Stuttgart World Marimba Competition).

“I have heard your Transmutations and Metamorphoses…I stayed in a sweet dream…the recording is astounding.”
– Karlheinz Stockhausen

ARTISTS
1 University of Michigan Percussion Ensemble:
Andre Dowell, Chuck Ricotta, Jeffrey Barudin, marimba
2 University of Michigan Percussion Ensemble:
Mark Berry, Daniel DeSena, Ako Toma-Bennett, Michael Udow: percussion
3-5 Douglas Walter: marimba soloist
University of Michigan Percussion Ensemble: Michael Udow, conductor
Ya-Chi Cheng, Olman Piedra, Renee Keller, Michael Swain, Emily Hendricks, Jay Bordeleau,
Kenneth Craig, Jeffrey Barudin, Andre Dowell, Nicole Turney, Daniel Fineberg
6-7 Jeffrey Moore: marimba
Douglas Walter: vibraphone
8-9 University of Michigan Percussion Ensemble: Michael Udow, conductor
Anthony DiSanza, Clifton Smith, Ron Glenn, John Spirtas, Elizabeth Hanson,
John Vener, Paul Harkins, David Walker, John Polito, Virginia Weibel,
Matthew Sexton, Greg White
To order the sheet music: http: www.mizelle.org/
TRACKS
1 Stubernic (1988) (Mark Ford BMI) 7:43
2 Feast or Famine (2000) (Roshanne Etezady ASCAP) 9:37
3–5 Concerto for Marimba with Percussion Orchestra (1978) (Daniel Levitan ASCAP)
     I 9:11
     II 7:44
     III 8:55
6–7 Toccata and Divertimento for vibes and marimba (2001) (Ney Rosauro GEMA)
     Toccata 2:37
     Divertimento 5:19
8–9 Transmutations and Metamorphoses (1994) (Dary John Mizelle ASCAP)
     Transmutations 6:19
     Metamorphoses 19:32
Total Playing Time 76:57