The Resource The 25-year retrospective concert of the music of John Cage, (sound recording)

The 25-year retrospective concert of the music of John Cage, (sound recording)

Label
The 25-year retrospective concert of the music of John Cage
Title
The 25-year retrospective concert of the music of John Cage
Title variation
Twenty-five-year retrospective concert of the music of John Cage
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Date time place
Recorded at Town Hall, New York City, May 15, 1958
Form of composition
unknown
Format of music
not applicable
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1926-
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  • Cunningham, Merce
  • Carmen, Arline
  • Tudor, David
  • Ajemian, Maro
  • Manhattan Percussion Ensemble
Series statement
Music of our century
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  • Instrumental music
  • Vocal music
Label
The 25-year retrospective concert of the music of John Cage, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Instrumental music composed by John Cage
  • Compact disc
  • Programme notes by the composer and George Avakian ([15] p. : ill., facsim.) and 11 holograph facsims. with supplementary notes inserted in container
  • Durations: Disc 1, 39 min., 20 sec.; Disc 2, 28 min., 25 sec.; Disc 3, 37 min., 4 sec
Accompanying material
booklet (91 p. : ill.)
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
CD 1. Six short inventions for seven instruments (1934) [violin, 2 violas, violoncello, alto flute, trumpet, clarinet] (5'24) ; Construction in metal (1937) / (Manhattan Percussion Ensemble) (9'06) ; Imaginary landscape no. 1 (1939) [a recording of constant and variable frequency records, cymbal and piano] (9'00) ; The wonderful widow of eighteen springs (1942) / [text adapted from Finnegans wake] (Arline Carmen, contralto ; John Cage, piano) (2'33) ; She is asleep (1943) [Quartet for twelve tom toms] (4 members of Manhattan Percussion Ensemble) (5'01) ; Duo (Arline Carmen, contralto ; John Cage, piano) (8'09) -- CD 2. Sonatas and interludes [selections] (1946-48) (Maro Ajemian, piano) (28'35) -- CD 3. Music for carillon (1954) (David Tudor, electronic carillon) (4'46) ; Williams mix (1952) (4 stereophonic magnetic tape playbacks, 8 loudspeakers) (5'43) ; Concerto for piano and orchestra (1957-58) (David Tudor, piano ; orchestra conducted by Merce Cunningham) (26'26)
Control code
7767871
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
3 sound discs (104 min., 59 sec.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other control number
4010228624724
Other physical details
digital, stereo.
Publisher number
  • 286 247-2
  • WER 6247-2
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(CaOOAMICUS)000013592676
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The 25-year retrospective concert of the music of John Cage, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Instrumental music composed by John Cage
  • Compact disc
  • Programme notes by the composer and George Avakian ([15] p. : ill., facsim.) and 11 holograph facsims. with supplementary notes inserted in container
  • Durations: Disc 1, 39 min., 20 sec.; Disc 2, 28 min., 25 sec.; Disc 3, 37 min., 4 sec
Accompanying material
booklet (91 p. : ill.)
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
CD 1. Six short inventions for seven instruments (1934) [violin, 2 violas, violoncello, alto flute, trumpet, clarinet] (5'24) ; Construction in metal (1937) / (Manhattan Percussion Ensemble) (9'06) ; Imaginary landscape no. 1 (1939) [a recording of constant and variable frequency records, cymbal and piano] (9'00) ; The wonderful widow of eighteen springs (1942) / [text adapted from Finnegans wake] (Arline Carmen, contralto ; John Cage, piano) (2'33) ; She is asleep (1943) [Quartet for twelve tom toms] (4 members of Manhattan Percussion Ensemble) (5'01) ; Duo (Arline Carmen, contralto ; John Cage, piano) (8'09) -- CD 2. Sonatas and interludes [selections] (1946-48) (Maro Ajemian, piano) (28'35) -- CD 3. Music for carillon (1954) (David Tudor, electronic carillon) (4'46) ; Williams mix (1952) (4 stereophonic magnetic tape playbacks, 8 loudspeakers) (5'43) ; Concerto for piano and orchestra (1957-58) (David Tudor, piano ; orchestra conducted by Merce Cunningham) (26'26)
Control code
7767871
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
3 sound discs (104 min., 59 sec.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other control number
4010228624724
Other physical details
digital, stereo.
Publisher number
  • 286 247-2
  • WER 6247-2
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(CaOOAMICUS)000013592676
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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