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Author Cowell, Henry, 1897-1965.

Title Instrumental, chamber and vocal music. 1 [sound recording] / Henry Cowell.

Imprint [Hong Kong] : Naxos, [2005], p1992.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    F COWE ICV-1 C92CD    Available
Description 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 001507 001051 000655 001103 000348 001639
Series Continuum portrait ; 1
American classics
Continuum (Musical group). Continuum portrait; 1.
American classics (Naxos (Sound recording label))
Note Eds. recorded: Associated Music Publishers (2nd-5th, 7th-8th works).
Originally released in 1992 as Musical Heritage Society: 513109Z.
Compact disc.
Program notes in English and texts (7 p. : ports.) inserted in container.
Contents Piano pieces. Deep color (6:33) ; The fairy answer (4:16) ; Fabric (1:24) ; Tiger (2:55) -- Quartet for flute, oboe, cello, and harpsichord (10:51) -- Three anti-modernist songs. A sharp where you'd expect a natural ; Hark! from the pit a fearsome sound ; Who wrote this fiendish "Rite of spring"? (6:55) -- Suite for violin and piano (11:03) -- Polyphonica : for small orchestra (3:48) -- Irish suite : for string piano and small orchestra. The banshee ; The leprechaun ; The fairy bells (16:39).
Performer Continuum (variously: Joel Sachs, piano ; Jayn Rosenfeld, flute ; Marsha Heller, oboe ; Maria Kitsopoulos, violoncello ; Cheryl Seltzer, harpsichord, piano ; Ellen Lang, mezzo-soprano ; Mia Wu, violin) ; Cheryl Seltzer & Joel Sachs, directors.
Event Recorded Apr. 1990, American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters, New York.
Language The songs sung in English.
Subject Piano music.
Quartets (Harpsichord, flute, oboe, cello)
Songs (High voice) with piano.
Suites (Violin and piano)
Chamber orchestra music.
Suites (Piano with chamber orchestra)
Added Author Seltzer, Cheryl. Performer.
Sachs, Joel. Performer.
Cowell, Henry, 1897-1965. Set of two movements. Deep color.
Cowell, Henry, 1897-1965. Fairy answer.
Cowell, Henry, 1897-1965. Fabric.
Cowell, Henry, 1897-1965. Tiger.
Cowell, Henry, 1897-1965. Quartets, harpsichord, flute, oboe, cello.
Cowell, Henry, 1897-1965. Anti-modernist songs.
Cowell, Henry, 1897-1965. Suites, violin, piano.
Cowell, Henry, 1897-1965. Polyphonica.
Cowell, Henry, 1897-1965. Irish suite.
Continuum (Musical group) Performer.
Added Title Works. Selections
Standard No. 636943919224
Music No. 8.559192 Naxos

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