George Crumb

Real Name:
George Henry Crumb
Profile:
American composer of avant-garde music, born October 24, 1929 in Charleston, West Virginia, USA. Noted for exploring unusual timbres, alternative forms of notation, and extended instrumental and vocal techniques. Defined music as "a system of proportions in the service of spiritual impulse". Father of Ann Crumb and David Crumb.
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CRI USD 218 George Crumb / Robert Erickson George Crumb / Robert Erickson - Night Music I / Chamber Concerto Composers Recordings Inc. (CRI) CRI USD 218 US 1967 Sell This Version
CRI 233 USD George Crumb - Trio / Eleven Echoes Of Autumn, 1965 album art Stefan Wolpe / George Crumb Stefan Wolpe / George Crumb - Trio / Eleven Echoes Of Autumn, 1965(LP, Album) Composers Recordings Inc. (CRI) CRI 233 USD US 1969 Sell This Version
LS-711 George Crumb - Echos Of Time And The River, Kaleidoscope album art The Louisville Orchestra Perform George Crumb And Merrill Ellis The Louisville Orchestra Perform George Crumb And Merrill Ellis - Echos Of Time And The River, Kaleidoscope (Album) First Edition Records LS-711 US 1970 Sell This Version
H-71255 George Crumb - Ancient Voices Of Children album art George Crumb Ancient Voices Of Children (Album) Nonesuch H-71255 UK 1971 Sell This Version
0654 085 George Crumb - Portraits Of Three Ladies (American) / Madrigals, Books I-IV album art Edwin London / George Crumb Edwin London / George Crumb - Portraits Of Three Ladies (American) / Madrigals, Books I-IV(LP) Acoustic Research 0654 085 Germany 1971 Sell This Version
CRI SD 283 George Crumb - Black Angels (For Electric String Quartet) / String Quartet No. 6 / Sonatina album art George Crumb / Charles Jones (4) With Paul Zukofsky George Crumb / Charles Jones (4) With Paul Zukofsky - Black Angels (For Electric String Quartet) / String Quartet No. 6 / Sonatina (Album) Composers Recordings Inc. (CRI) CRI SD 283 US 1972 Sell This Version
TV-S 34523 George Crumb - Madrigals album art George Crumb Madrigals(LP) Turnabout TV-S 34523 US 1973 Sell This Version
DC7155, DC 7155, DC-7155 George Crumb - Concertino For Chamber Orchestra / Songs, Drones And Refrains Of Death album art Roger Sessions / George Crumb Roger Sessions / George Crumb - Concertino For Chamber Orchestra / Songs, Drones And Refrains Of Death(LP) Desto, Desto, Desto DC7155, DC 7155, DC-7155 US 1973 Sell This Version
6500 881 George Crumb - Black Angels / String Quartet No. 2 / String Quartet No. 2 album art Crumb* / Raxach* / De Leeuw*, Gaudeamus String Quartet Crumb* / Raxach* / De Leeuw*, Gaudeamus String Quartet - Black Angels / String Quartet No. 2 / String Quartet No. 2 Philips 6500 881 Europe 1974 Sell This Version
H-71293 George Crumb - Makrokosmos, Volume I album art George Crumb Makrokosmos, Volume I (Album) Nonesuch H-71293 US 1974 Sell This Version
MAQ 32739 George Crumb - Voice Of The Whale / Night Of The Four Moons album art George Crumb Voice Of The Whale / Night Of The Four Moons (Album) Columbia Masterworks MAQ 32739 US 1974 Sell This Version
DC-7169 George Crumb - Robert Sylvester Plays Ysaye, Crumb, Wellesz, Hindemith album art Robert Sylvester Plays Ysaye*, Crumb*, Wellesz*, Hindemith* Robert Sylvester Plays Ysaye*, Crumb*, Wellesz*, Hindemith* - Robert Sylvester Plays Ysaye, Crumb, Wellesz, Hindemith(LP, Album) Desto DC-7169 US 1974 Sell This Version
H-71311 George Crumb - Music For A Summer Evening (Makrokosmos III) album art George Crumb Music For A Summer Evening (Makrokosmos III) (Album) Nonesuch H-71311 US 1975 Sell This Version
Y 34135 George Crumb - Makrokosmos Vol. II album art George Crumb - Robert Miller (2) George Crumb - Robert Miller (2) - Makrokosmos Vol. II (Album) Odyssey, Columbia Odyssey Y 34135 US 1976 Sell This Version
TV-S 34610 George Crumb - Black Angels (Images 1) / String Quartet In Four Parts album art George Crumb / John Cage - The Concord String Quartet George Crumb / John Cage - The Concord String Quartet - Black Angels (Images 1) / String Quartet In Four Parts(LP, Album) Turnabout TV-S 34610 US 1976 Sell This Version
Y 35201 George Crumb - Lux Aeterna / Dream Sequence / Four Nocturnes album art George Crumb Lux Aeterna / Dream Sequence / Four Nocturnes (Album) Odyssey Y 35201 US 1978 Sell This Version
CE 31113 George Crumb - Night Music I / Eclat / Fire Fragile Flight / Surabaya Johnny album art Crumb*, Boulez*, Dlugoszewski*, Berio* - Weill* Crumb*, Boulez*, Dlugoszewski*, Berio* - Weill* - Night Music I / Eclat / Fire Fragile Flight / Surabaya Johnny Candide CE 31113 Canada 1979 Sell This Version
LS 774 George Crumb - Varazioni / Fresco album art George Crumb / Sydney Hodkinson - The Louisville Orchestra, David Gilbert George Crumb / Sydney Hodkinson - The Louisville Orchestra, David Gilbert - Varazioni / Fresco(LP) First Edition Records LS 774 US 1981 Sell This Version
1980 022 George Crumb - Makrokosmos, Volumes I And II album art Robert Groslot - George Crumb Robert Groslot - George Crumb - Makrokosmos, Volumes I And II (Album) Queen Elisabeth Competition 1980 022 Belgium 1982 Sell This Version
N 027 George Crumb - The Twentieth Century Consort / Vol. II album art The Twentieth Century Consort, Christopher Kendall - Albert* / Crumb* / Davidovsky* / Wernick* / Wright* The Twentieth Century Consort, Christopher Kendall - Albert* / Crumb* / Davidovsky* / Wernick* / Wright* - The Twentieth Century Consort / Vol. II(2xLP, Album) Smithsonian Collection, The Smithsonian Collection N 027 US 1982 Sell This Version
RCI 526 George Crumb - Walter Boudreau / George Crumb album art Walter Boudreau / George Crumb Walter Boudreau / George Crumb - Walter Boudreau / George Crumb(LP, Album) Radio Canada International RCI 526 Canada 1982 Sell This Version
MBS5 George Crumb - Contemporary American Chamber Music album art Crumb* / Rochberg* / University of New South Wales Ensemble Crumb* / Rochberg* / University of New South Wales Ensemble - Contemporary American Chamber Music(LP) MBS Records (2) MBS5 Australia 1982 Sell This Version
BDG 2002 George Crumb - Apparition / Songs album art George Crumb / Charles Ives Performed By Jan DeGaetani & Gilbert Kalish George Crumb / Charles Ives Performed By Jan DeGaetani & Gilbert Kalish - Apparition / Songs (Album) Bridge Records (4) BDG 2002 US 1983 Sell This Version
ORS 84473 George Crumb - Gnomic Variations (1982) / 2 Poems / Sonata Number Twelve (1981) album art George Crumb, Vincent Persichetti - Jeffrey Jacob (2) George Crumb, Vincent Persichetti - Jeffrey Jacob (2) - Gnomic Variations (1982) / 2 Poems / Sonata Number Twelve (1981)(LP) Orion ORS 84473 US 1983 Sell This Version
ETST 038 George Crumb - Music For A Summer Evening - Makrokosmos III album art George Crumb Music For A Summer Evening - Makrokosmos III(LP, Album) AMU-Records ETST 038 Germany 1984 Sell This Version