Robert Ashley

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Robert Ashley
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Robert Ashley (March 28, 1930 in Ann Arbor, Michigan – March 3, 2014), was a distinguished figure in American contemporary music, holds an international reputation for his work in new forms of opera and multi-disciplinary projects. His recorded works are acknowledged classics of language in a musical setting. Robert Ashley was educated at the University of Michigan and the Manhattan School of Music. At the University of Michigan, he worked at the Speech Research Laboratories (psycho-acoustics and cultural speech patterns), and was employed as a Research Assistant in Acoustics at the Architectural Research Laboratory.
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32 16 0156 Extended Voices — Robert Ashley The Brandeis University Chamber Chorus, Alvin Lucier, Pauline Oliveros, John Cage, Robert Ashley, Toshi Ichiyanagi, Morton Feldman The Brandeis University Chamber Chorus, Alvin Lucier, Pauline Oliveros, John Cage, Robert Ashley, Toshi Ichiyanagi, Morton Feldman - Extended Voices(LP, Album) Odyssey 32 16 0156 US 1967 Sell This Version
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CRSLP 6103 In Sara, Mencken, Christ And Beethoven There Were Men And Women — Robert Ashley Robert Ashley In Sara, Mencken, Christ And Beethoven There Were Men And Women (Album) Cramps Records CRSLP 6103 Italy 1974 Sell This Version
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LML 1001 Private Parts — Robert Ashley Robert Ashley Private Parts (Album) Lovely Music, Ltd. LML 1001 US 1978 Sell This Version
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VR 1002 Automatic Writing — Robert Ashley Robert Ashley Automatic Writing (Album) Lovely Music, Ltd., Vital Records VR 1002 US 1979 Sell This Version
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VR 4904 Perfect Lives (Private Parts): The Bar — Robert Ashley Robert Ashley Perfect Lives (Private Parts): The Bar Lovely Music, Ltd. VR 4904 US 1980 Sell This Version
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VR 4908 Perfect Lives (Private Parts): Music Word Fire And I Would Do It Again (Coo Coo) — Robert Ashley Robert Ashley Perfect Lives (Private Parts): Music Word Fire And I Would Do It Again (Coo Coo)(LP, Album) Lovely Music, Ltd. VR 4908 US 1981 Sell This Version
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VR 3301 Atalanta (Acts Of God) — Robert Ashley Robert Ashley Atalanta (Acts Of God) (Album) Lovely Music, Ltd. VR 3301 US 1985 Sell This Version
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LCD 1003 Yellow Man With Heart With Wings — Robert Ashley Robert Ashley Yellow Man With Heart With Wings(CD, Album) Lovely Music, Ltd. LCD 1003 US 1990 Sell This Version
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LMC 4913, LMC 4947 Perfect Lives (An Opera For Television By Robert Ashley) — Robert Ashley Robert Ashley Perfect Lives (An Opera For Television By Robert Ashley) (Album) Lovely Music, Ltd. LMC 4913, LMC 4947 US 1983 Sell This Version
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79289-2 Improvement — Robert Ashley Robert Ashley Improvement (Album) Nonesuch 79289-2 US 1992 Sell This Version
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LCD 1004 eL/Aficionado — Robert Ashley Robert Ashley eL/Aficionado(CD, Album) Lovely Music, Ltd. LCD 1004 US 1994 Sell This Version
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80460-2 Superior Seven / Tract — Robert Ashley Robert Ashley Superior Seven / Tract(CD, Album) New World Records 80460-2 US 1995 Sell This Version
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LCD 1005 Your Money My Life Goodbye — Robert Ashley Robert Ashley Your Money My Life Goodbye(CD, Album) Lovely Music, Ltd. LCD 1005 US 1998 Sell This Version
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plana-A 10NMN.030 String Quartet Describing The Motions Of Large Real Bodies / How Can I Tell The Difference? — Robert Ashley Robert Ashley String Quartet Describing The Motions Of Large Real Bodies / How Can I Tell The Difference? (Album) Alga Marghen plana-A 10NMN.030 Italy 1999 Sell This Version
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LCD 1006 Dust — Robert Ashley Robert Ashley Dust(2xCD, Album) Lovely Music, Ltd. LCD 1006 US 2000 Sell This Version
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plana-A 20NMN.048 Wolfman — Robert Ashley Robert Ashley Wolfman (Album) Alga Marghen plana-A 20NMN.048 Italy 2003 Sell This Version
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LCD 1007 Celestial Excursions — Robert Ashley Robert Ashley Celestial Excursions(2xCD + Box) Lovely Music, Ltd. LCD 1007 US 2005 Sell This Version
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LCD 1008 Foreign Experiences — Robert Ashley Robert Ashley Foreign Experiences (Album) Lovely Music, Ltd. LCD 1008 US 2006 Sell This Version
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LCD 1009 Now Eleanor's Idea — Robert Ashley Robert Ashley Now Eleanor's Idea(2xCD, Album) Lovely Music, Ltd. LCD 1009 US 2007 Sell This Version
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011 October 25, 2001 Merkin Concert Hall NYC — Robert Ashley Robert Ashley & Walter Marchetti Robert Ashley & Walter Marchetti - October 25, 2001 Merkin Concert Hall NYC(2xLP, Ltd) Choose Records 011 Germany 2007 Sell This Version
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¹⁵U Tap Dancing In The Sand — Robert Ashley Robert Ashley Tap Dancing In The Sand(CD, Album) Unsounds ¹⁵U Netherlands 2007 Sell This Version
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LCD 1010 Concrete — Robert Ashley Robert Ashley Concrete(2xCD, Album) Lovely Music, Ltd. LCD 1010 US 2008 Sell This Version
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LCD 3303 Atalanta (Acts Of God) Volume II — Robert Ashley Robert Ashley Atalanta (Acts Of God) Volume II(2xCD) Lovely Music, Ltd. LCD 3303 US 2010 Sell This Version
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LCD 5001 Crash — Robert Ashley Robert Ashley Crash(2xCD) Lovely Music, Ltd. LCD 5001 US 2016 Sell This Version
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LCD 5002 Improvement (Don Leaves Linda) — Robert Ashley Robert Ashley Improvement (Don Leaves Linda)(2xCD, Album) Lovely Music, Ltd. LCD 5002 US 2019 Sell This Version