Robert Ashley ‎– String Quartet Describing The Motions Of Large Real Bodies / How Can I Tell The Difference?

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Alga Marghen ‎– plana-A 10NMN.030
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A String Quartet Describing The Motions Of Large Real Bodies
Performer [Sound Producing Modules] – "Blue" Gene Tyranny, Robert Ashley, Sam Ashley
20:05
C How Can I Tell The Difference? (Version One)
Mixed By – Robert Ashley
20:32
D How Can I Tell The Difference? (Version Two)
Mixed By – Robert AshleySoloist, Strings [String Player] – Cathy Morton
23:40

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"String Quartet Describing The Motions Of Large Real Bodies" for an electronic orchestra of 42 sound producing modules, this version was recorded using only seven sound producing modules. Recorded at the Center for Contemporary Music, Oakland, 1972.

"How Can I Tell The Difference? - Version One" for electronic orchestra sounds and other collaged ingredients, including, in this mix, tunnel reverberation and motorcycle sounds. Mixed at the Center for Contemporary Music, Oakland, 1972.

"How Can I Tell The Difference? - Version Two" for solo string player, gated electronic reverberation and pre-recorded sounds. Mixed at the Center for Contemporary Music, Oakland, 1973.

Edition of 500 in gatefold sleeve.

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October 9, 2012
There is something SERIOUSLY wrong with the formatting of the liner notes, at least in the LP version.