Danielpour: Darkness In Ancient Valley [Giancarlo Guerrero, Hila Plitmann, Angela Brown] [Naxos: 8559707]
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Award-winning composer Richard Danielpour has been championed by musicians ranging from Leonard Bernstein to the Emerson String Quartet. Lacrimae Beati
owes its origin to Mozart's Requiem
and was conceived after a perilous flight in 2002. Darkness in the Ancient Valley
, a symphony in five movements inspired by recent events in Iran, utilises a wide range of Persian folk-melodies and Sufi rhythms. A Woman's Life
is a cycle of poems by Maya Angelou which charts a moving trajectory from childhood to old age.