Silver Rain: Songs of Ricky Ian Gordon
Blue Griffin Recording BGR-253
Gordon: Genius Child: Prayer (5:02)
Nicole Cabell, soprano; Ricky Ian Gordon, p
Nicole Cabell, the 2005 Winner of the BBC Singer of the World Competition in Cardiff, is fast becoming one of the most sought-after lyric sopranos of today. On “Silver Rain,” Cabell demonstrates her admiration for the music of American composer Ricky Ian Gordon. Together they present a collection of songs based on poetry by Langston Hughes.