At left is a photo of the Isthmus Brass Quintet (and percussion!)
Left to right: Ricardo Almeida, Keith Lenient, Sipe, Dave Cooper, Mark Hetzler, Mike Forbes
The 6 Present Music CDs that Sipe plays trumpet on are at this link.
Below is information about arrangements and various recording projects, including three CDs Don co-produced with pianist Daniel Beliavsky.
Arrangements for brass
Vaughan Williams: Rhosymedre
Palestrina: Missa Ascendo ad Patrem
Orlando di Lasso: Adoramus te
Orlando di Lasso: Im Mayen
Brahms: "Es ist das Heil uns kommen her"
J.S. Bach: Movement II, Brandenburg Concerto No. 5
Jakob Hassler: "Ricercar dell secondo tuono"
Dvorak: Largo from Symphony No. 9
William Byrd: The Leaves Be Green
Sousa: Our Flirtations March
Andrea Gabrieli: Canzone
Orlando di Lasso: Jubilate Deo
Morley: Agnus Dei
Music for Brass Choir:
G. Gabrieli: Canzona per 10
G. Gabrieli: Canzon per sonar septimi toni
G. Gabrieli: Sonata Pinao e Forte
Claude Debussy: Hommage a Rameau
(for three trumpets and three trombones)
Holst: "Hymn from Jupiter"
(flugel, two trumpets, horn, trombone, bass trombone)
O Come, O Come, Emmanuel
Hark the Herald Angels
Lo, How a Rose...
Deck the Halls
Jingle Tell (William Tell/Jingle Bells)
Below is a photo of Sipe introducing artists at the Wilson Center Guitar Competition & Festival.
Recordings as producer, editor, and designer
From Italy to Russia
Domenico Scarlatti (1685-1757)
Sonata in E major, K. 380 5:35
Sonata in G minor, K. 546 5:51
Sonata in E major, K. 531 3:30
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Italian Concerto, BWV 971 13:19
Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky (1839-1881)
Pictures from an Exhibition 32:20
A Conversation about Pictures from an Exhibition
Mr. Beliavsky and Professor Kidgi
The Complete Works for Solo Piano of Lukas Foss.
The first complete recording of the complete solo piano music of Foss.
Includes an interview of the composer by Daniel Beliavsky.
Ecstasy and Poetry
Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
1. Impromptu Op. 90, No. 3
2. Impromptu Op. 90, No. 4
3. Impromptu Op. 142, No. 2
4. Impromptu Op. 142, No. 3
5. Moment Musicaux Op. 94, No. 3
6. Moment Musicaux Op. 94, No. 6
Frédéric Chopin (1810-1849)
7. Fantasy-Impromptu Op. 66
8. Nocturne Op. 9, No. 2
9. Nocturne Op. 32, No. 1
10. Nocturne Op. 72, No. 1
11. Ballade Op. 23, No. 1
12. Mazurka Op. 7, No. 3
13. Mazurka Op. 17, No. 4
14. Mazurka Op. 41, No. 2
15. Polonaise Op. 53, “Heroic”
1. Introduction, spoken by Daniel Beliavsky
2. A Conversation between Daniel Beliavsky and Professor Ulysses Kidgi