Various ‎– Ballet Mécanique And Other Works For Player Pianos, Percussion, And Electronics

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Electronic Music Foundation ‎– EMF CD 020
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1 John Cage And Lou Harrison Double Music
Percussion – Abe Finch, James Powers, Peter Himmer, Scott Dupre, Zach Field
6:43
2 Richard Grayson Shoot The Piano Player 4:33
3 Richard Grayson Mister 528 6:50
4 Amadeo Roldán Ritmica No. 5
Percussion – Aaron Pearsall, Abe Finch, Andrea Scott, Dorothea Kastanas, James Powers, Michael Murgia, Peter Himmer, Scott Brenner, Scott Dupre, Simon Thomsen, Zach Field
2:42
5 Amadeo Roldán Ritmica No. 6
Percussion – Aaron Pearsall, Abe Finch, Andrea Scott, Dorothea Kastanas, James Powers, Michael Murgia, Peter Himmer, Scott Brenner, Scott Dupre, Simon Thomsen, Zach Field
1:54
6 Felix Mendelssohn* Saltarello-Presto From Symphony No. 4 ("Italian")
Arranged By – Paul D. Lehrman
6:01
7 George Antheil Ballet Pour Instruments Mécaniques Et Percussion
Drums [Bass] – Peter Himmer, Scott Brenner, Simon Thomsen, Zach FieldPiano – John McDonald (2), Juanita TsuXylophone – Abe Finch, Andrea Scott, James PowersXylophone, Tam-tam – Scott Dupre
30:51

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1) Double Music (1941) for percussion quartet.
2) Shoot The Piano Player (1995) for player piano and electronics (first recording).
3) Mister 528 (1996) for multiple player pianos and elctronics (first recording).
4) Ritmica No. 5 (1930) for percussion ensemble.
5) Ritmica No. 6 (1930) for percussion ensemble.
6) Saltarello-Presto from Symphony No. 4 ("Italian") arranged 1999 for 16 player pianos (first recording).
7) Ballet pour Instruments Mécaniques et Percussion (1924) for 3 xylophones, 4 bass drums, tamtam, two pianos, siren, 7 bells, 3 airplane propellors, and 16 player pianos (first recording of this version).

Recorded November 20, 1999 at Durgin Concert Hall, University of Massachusetts, Lowell.
Mixed at Sounds Interesting, Middleborough, Massachusetts.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 6 53727 73192 6
  • Barcode (Scanned): 653727731926

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