Charles Ives

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Charles Edward Ives
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American modernist composer, born on October 20th, 1874 in Danbury, Connecticut, died on May 19th, 1954 in New York City.

He is widely regarded as one of the first American composers of international significance. Ives combined the American popular and church-music traditions of his youth with European art music and was among the first composers to engage in a systematic program of experimental music.
With musical techniques including polytonality, polyrhythm, tone clusters, aleatoric elements, and quarter tones he was foreshadowing virtually every major musical innovation of the 20th century. Ives's music was largely ignored during his lifetime as an active composer, but since then his reputation has greatly increased.
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MM-749 Charles Ives - Sonata, No. 2 (Concord, Mass., 1840-1860) album art Charles Ives Sonata, No. 2 (Concord, Mass., 1840-1860)(5xShellac, 12", Album) Columbia MM-749 US 1948 Sell This Version
Charles Ives - 4 American Landscapes: Dance In The Place Congo / Quiet City / Housatonic / Ancient Desert Drone album art Gilbert* / Copland* / Ives* / Cowell* - Janssen Symphony Of Los Angeles / Werner Janssen Gilbert* / Copland* / Ives* / Cowell* - Janssen Symphony Of Los Angeles / Werner Janssen - 4 American Landscapes: Dance In The Place Congo / Quiet City / Housatonic / Ancient Desert Drone Artist Records (6) US 1949 Sell This Version
PRLP 1001 Charles Ives - The Music Of Charles Ives: Volume One  album art Charles Ives The Music Of Charles Ives: Volume One (LP) Polymusic Records PRLP 1001 US 1951 Sell This Version
ML 2169 Charles Ives - Ives: Sonata No. 2, Sesssions: Duo For Violin And Piano album art Ives*, Sessions* - Patricia Travers With Otto Herz Ives*, Sessions* - Patricia Travers With Otto Herz - Ives: Sonata No. 2, Sesssions: Duo For Violin And Piano(10", Mono) Columbia Masterworks ML 2169 US 1951 Sell This Version
Charles Ives - Sonatas #1 And #3 album art Charles Ives Sonatas #1 And #3 Lyrichord US 1952 Sell This Version
ARS 27 Charles Ives - Three Places In New England / Concerto For Violin And Orchestra album art Charles Ives / Robert McBride Charles Ives / Robert McBride - Three Places In New England / Concerto For Violin And Orchestra(10") American Recording Society ARS 27 US 1953 Sell This Version
Over. 7 Charles Ives - 24 Songs album art Charles Ives 24 Songs(LP) Overtone Over. 7 US 1954 Sell This Version
SPLP 501 Charles Ives - String Quartet No. 2 album art Charles Ives String Quartet No. 2(LP) Period Records SPLP 501 US 1956 Sell This Version
Charles Ives - Set Of Five / Kirgiz Suite / Sonata No. 4 album art Henry Cowell, Alan Hovhaness, Charles Ives Henry Cowell, Alan Hovhaness, Charles Ives - Set Of Five / Kirgiz Suite / Sonata No. 4 (Album) MGM Records US 1957 Sell This Version
MG50097 Charles Ives - Violin Sonatas No. 2, No. 3, No. 4 album art Charles Ives, Rafael Druian, John Simms (3) Charles Ives, Rafael Druian, John Simms (3) - Violin Sonatas No. 2, No. 3, No. 4(LP, Album, Mono) Mercury MG50097 US 1957 Sell This Version
Charles Ives - Three Places In New England / Symphony No.3 album art Charles Ives, Howard Hanson, Eastman-Rochester Orchestra Charles Ives, Howard Hanson, Eastman-Rochester Orchestra - Three Places In New England / Symphony No.3 (Album) Mercury Living Presence, Mercury US 1959 Sell This Version
Charles Ives - Symphony No. 2 album art Charles Ives - Leonard Bernstein, New York Philharmonic* Charles Ives - Leonard Bernstein, New York Philharmonic* - Symphony No. 2 (Album) Columbia Masterworks US 1960 Sell This Version
Charles Ives - Charles Ives "Concord" Sonata album art Charles Ives Charles Ives "Concord" Sonata (Album) Time Records (3) US 1962 Sell This Version
CRI 150, CRI-150 Charles Ives - Second Piano Sonata: 'Concord, Mass., 1840-1860' album art Charles Ives - George Pappastavrou Charles Ives - George Pappastavrou - Second Piano Sonata: 'Concord, Mass., 1840-1860'(LP, Mono) Composers Recordings Inc. (CRI), Composers Recordings Inc. (CRI) CRI 150, CRI-150 US 1962 Sell This Version
Charles Ives - Washington's Birthday / Hallowe'en / The Pond / Central Park In The Dark / The Lady Of Tearful Regret album art Charles Ives / William Flanagan Charles Ives / William Flanagan - Washington's Birthday / Hallowe'en / The Pond / Central Park In The Dark / The Lady Of Tearful Regret (Album) Composers Recordings Inc. (CRI), Composers Recordings Inc. (CRI) US 1963 Sell This Version
CRS 1804 Charles Ives - Pieces For Chamber Orchestra And Songs album art Charles Ives, Harold Farberman Charles Ives, Harold Farberman - Pieces For Chamber Orchestra And Songs(LP) Cambridge Records CRS 1804 US 1963 Sell This Version
Charles Ives - String Quartet No. 1 (1896) "A Revival Service" /  String Quartet No. 2 (1907-1913) album art Charles E. Ives* - The Kohon Quartet Of New York University* Charles E. Ives* - The Kohon Quartet Of New York University* - String Quartet No. 1 (1896) "A Revival Service" / String Quartet No. 2 (1907-1913) (Album) Vox (6) US 1963 Sell This Version
Charles Ives - New England Holidays album art Charles E. Ives* New England Holidays Composers Recordings Inc. (CRI) US 1964 Sell This Version
FM 3347 Charles Ives - Volume 2: Sonata No. 3 & Sonata No. 4 album art Charles Ives, Paul Zukofsky, Gilbert Kalish Charles Ives, Paul Zukofsky, Gilbert Kalish - Volume 2: Sonata No. 3 & Sonata No. 4(LP, Album, Mono) Folkways Records FM 3347 US 1964 Sell This Version
FM 3348 Charles Ives - The Short Piano Pieces album art Charles Ives The Short Piano Pieces(LP, Album) Folkways Records FM 3348 US 1964 Sell This Version
FM 3347 Charles Ives, Paul Zukofsky, Gilbert Kalish Charles Ives, Paul Zukofsky, Gilbert Kalish - Volume 2: Sonata No. 3 & Sonata No. 4(LP, Album, Mono, Red) Folkways Records FM 3347 US 1964 Sell This Version
FM 3346 Charles Ives - The Sonatas For Violin And Piano album art Charles Ives The Sonatas For Violin And Piano(LP, Album) Folkways Records FM 3346 US 1964 Sell This Version
Charles Ives - Symphony No. 4 album art Leopold Stokowski / American Symphony Orchestra* - Ives* Leopold Stokowski / American Symphony Orchestra* - Ives* - Symphony No. 4 (Album) Columbia Masterworks US 1965 Sell This Version
Charles Ives - Lincoln Portrait / Fanfare For The Common Man / Three Places In New England album art Copland* / Ives* - Adlai Stevenson, The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy Copland* / Ives* - Adlai Stevenson, The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy - Lincoln Portrait / Fanfare For The Common Man / Three Places In New England Columbia Masterworks US 1965 Sell This Version
CRI SD 196, CRI SD196 Charles Ives - Robert Browning Overture / Symphony No. 1 In A album art Charles Ives / Jack Beeson Charles Ives / Jack Beeson - Robert Browning Overture / Symphony No. 1 In A(LP) Composers Recordings Inc. (CRI), Composers Recordings Inc. (CRI) CRI SD 196, CRI SD196 US 1965 Sell This Version