Discography

Solo and Chamber Music Recordings

From Vienna to Budapest (Camerata Tokyo 38001)
Works by Brahms, Schubert and Bartok/Arma transcribed for flute, clarinet, and piano, performed by the Webster Trio Japan (Leone Buyse, flute; Michael Webster, clarinet; Chizuko Sawa, piano
World Wide Webster (Crystal Records 357)
Works for flute, clarinet, and piano performed by the Webster Trio (Leone Buyse, flute; Robert Moeling, piano featuring transcriptions by Michael Webster of music by Brahms, Debussy, Dvorak, and Louis Moreau Gottschalk
Tour de France (Crystal Records 356)
Works for flute, clarinet, and piano performed by the Webster Trio (L. Buyse, flute; Katherine Collier, piano) featuring transcriptions by Michael Webster of music by Bizet, Debussy, and Fauré
Sonata Cho-Cho San (Nami/Live Notes WWCC-7302
Works for flute, clarinet, and piano performed by the Webster Trio Japan (Leone Buyse, flute; Chizuko Sawa, piano) featuring arrangements by M. Webster of operatic music by Puccini, Mozart, and Bizet
Howard Boatwright (CRI 775)
Sonata for clarinet and piano (Barry Snyder, piano)
Donald Martino (CRI 693)
A Set for Clarinet
Rivier Revisited (Crystal Records 319)
“Duo” for flute and clarinet and “Capriccio” for woodwind quintet by Jean Rivier.
Music of Joseph Dubiel (Centaur Records 2661)
Works for clarinet and piano, clarinet and strings, and bass clarinet and piano
Mozart (Arabesque Recordings Z6617)
Serenade No. 10 in B-flat major, KV 361, “Gran Partita” with the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, Gunther Schuller, conductor
Berlioz Les nuits d’été, Op. 7 and Mahler Five Rückert Songs (Bridge Recordings 9017, 1991 Grammy nominee)
with Jan de Gaetani and the Eastman Chamber Ensemble, David Effron, conductor
American Contemporary Music for Clarinet and Piano(CRI LP 374)
Works of Donald Martino, Verne Reynolds, Louise Talma, and Michael Webster

 

As principal clarinetist of the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra, David Zinman, conductor:

  • Amram: Triple Concerto for Woodwind, Brass, Jazz Quintets and Orchestra; Elegy (RCA Red Seal)
  • Beethoven: The Creatures of Prometheus (Vox Turnabout); Romances (Elektra/Nonesuch)
  • Dvorak: American Suite; Legends; Suite in A, Op. 98b (Elektra Nonesuch)
  • Gutché: Icarus (Vox Turnabout)
  • Janacek: Lachian Dances (Elektra/Nonesuch)
  • Mendelssohn: Scottish Symphony, Hebrides Overture (Vox Cum Laude)
  • Spohr: Violin Concerto #8 (Elektra/Nonesuch)

As principal clarinetist of the Rochester Pops, Erich Kunzel, conductor; Pro Arte:

  • Ties and Tails (Ellington and Gershwin)
  • Syncopated Clock (Anderson)
  • An Enchanted Evening
  • Uptown/Downtown
  • The Best of Broadway

As principal basset horn with the Boston Symphony Orchestra, Seiji Ozawa, conductor:

  • Strauss: Elektra (Philips)