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Author Rosenboom, David.

Title How much better if Plymouth Rock had landed on the Pilgrims [sound recording] / David Rosenboom.

Imprint New York, NY : New World Records, p2009.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    J ROSE HMB R89CD    Available
Description 2 sound discs (118 min.) : digital, stereo. ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 015800
Note For a variety of instruments, electronics and computer; includes excerpts from historical recordings (sections II and V).
Composed and developed 1969-71; new realizations and revisions made in 2004 and 2008.
Compact discs.
"Anthology of Recorded Music, Inc."
Program notes and biographical notes on the composer and performers in English with selected discography (31 p. : ill., music) inserted in container.
Contents Section I (essential tension to universe) (2:22) -- Section II (symmetrical harmonies in chaotic orbits) (13:03) -- Section III (world) (2:17) -- Section IV (life) (9:08) -- Section V (humanity) (34:38) -- Section VI (culture) (16:52) -- Section VII (impression) (13:37) -- Section VIII (unification) (12:45) -- Section IX (links) [a.k.a., Piano Etude I] (12:41).
Performer Erika Duke-Kirkpatrick, violoncellos ; David Rosenboom, electronics, computer, piano, drawbar organ ; Daniel Rosenboom, trumpets ; Vinny Golia, winds; Swapan Chaudhuri, tabla ; Aashish Khan, sarode ; I Nyoman Wenten, pemade, kendang ; William Winant, jegog, calung, marimba ; PLOTZ! ; DR. MiNT ; performers on historical excerpts include Donald Buchla, Thomas McFaul, Lynn Newton, Gerald Shapiro & Michael Slevin.
Event Recorded in 2008 and 2009 at the Dizzy Gillespie Digital Recording Studio and Roy O. Disney Recital Hall Recording Studio at The Herb Alpert School of Music, California Institute of the Arts, at the composer's personal studio, and at various live performances.
Subject Instrumental ensembles.
Electronic music.
Computer music.
Pilgrims (New Plymouth Colony) -- Songs and music.
Plymouth Rock (Plymouth, Mass.) -- Songs and music.
Added Author Duke-Kirkpatrick, Erika. Performer.
Rosenboom, David. Performer.
Golia, Vinny. Performer.
Chaudhuri, Swapan. Performer.
Khan, Aashish, 1939- Performer.
Rosenboom, Daniel, 1982- Performer.
Wenten, I Nyoman. Performer.
Winant, William. Performer.
Buchla, Donald. Performer.
McFaul, Thomas G. Performer.
Newton, Lynn. Performer.
Shapiro, Gerald, 1942- Performer.
Slevin, Michael. Performer.
PLOTZ! (Musical group) Performer.
DR. MiNT (Musical group) Performer.
Anthology of Recorded Music, Inc.
Standard No. 093228068921
00093228068921 gtin-14
Music No. 80689-2 New World Records

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