La Monte Young - Marian Zazeela ‎– The Well-Tuned Piano In The Magenta Lights

Just Dreams ‎– JD 002
DVD, DVD-Video, Limited Edition


1 The Well-Tuned Piano 6:24:19

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  • Artwork By [Calligraphy, Cover Drawing, Package Design], Other [Light Installation], Other [Liner Notes], ProducerMarian Zazeela
  • Composed By, Piano, Other [Liner Notes], ProducerLa Monte Young
  • Engineer [Recording Engineer], Mastered By [Audio Mastering Consultant], Technician [Piano Technician]Bob Bielecki
  • Producer [Assistant]Joan Stango, Mitchell Clark
  • Technician [Assistant], Producer [Assistant]Terry Youk
  • Technician [Technical Consultant]Bob Adler
  • Technician [Tuning Assistant]Jon Catler
  • Technician [Tuning Technician], Other [Assistant]Michael Harrison


The Well-Tuned Piano In Magenta Lights was recorded and filmed in concert May 10, 1987, at 155 Mercier Street, New York City.

The work was initially available as an Advance Preview Limited Edition of 296 copies. This edition, by Just Dreams, is a First Limited Edition of 240 copies in super jewel box style DVD case with a magazine-size booklet (38 pages).

The Well-Tuned Piano is a composition by La Monte Young that began in 1964 and has extended since. This DVD is subtitled "In Magenta Lights", which refers to the light-installation that Marian Zazeela is responsible for.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Front): CADDS 12 ZDYOUNG++-6102
  • Matrix / Runout (Back): CADDS 12 ZDYOUNG++-5101
  • Rights Society: BMI


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June 21, 2013
I've never watched it all in one sitting, but once in a while it's fun to watch/listen for an hour or two. Would love to watch it on an 84" TV with the theater sound! I got the one from their website signed with a poster. Not sure why it never got a wider release.