George Antheil

Real Name:
Georg Johann Carl Antheil
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George Antheil (July 8, 1900, Trenton, New Jersey - February 12, 1959, New York City) was an American avant-garde composer, pianist, author and inventor.

In 1923 Antheil moved to Paris, where he had the support of many influential friends, among them his idol Igor Stravinsky, James Joyce, Ernest Hemingway and Man Ray.

His inventions included a patented torpedo guidance system and a broad-spectrum signal transmission system which then was called frequency skipping, co-authored with actress Hedy Lamarr.

He wrote his autobiography Bad Boy of Music in 1944, issued the following year by Doubleday.
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ALP 1007 George Antheil - Fourth Piano Sonata / Elegiac Trio / Syrinx album art George Antheil, Frederick Marvin / Bax* / Debussy* / Martin Ruderman*, Milton Thomas, Lois Craft* George Antheil, Frederick Marvin / Bax* / Debussy* / Martin Ruderman*, Milton Thomas, Lois Craft* - Fourth Piano Sonata / Elegiac Trio / Syrinx(10", Red) ALCO Records (3) ALP 1007 US 1950 Sell This Version
P 8278, P-8278 George Antheil - Capital Of The World album art George Antheil / Raffaello de BanfieldBallet Theatre Orchestra conducted by Joseph Levine George Antheil / Raffaello de BanfieldBallet Theatre Orchestra conducted by Joseph Levine - Capital Of The World(LP, Mono) Capitol Records, Capitol Records P 8278, P-8278 USA & Canada 1954 Sell This Version
George Antheil - Ballet Mecanique / Signs And Alarms / Galaxy 2 album art George Antheil / Henry Brant George Antheil / Henry Brant - Ballet Mecanique / Signs And Alarms / Galaxy 2 (Album) Columbia Masterworks US 1955 Sell This Version
LOU 56-4 George Antheil - The Wish album art George Antheil, The Louisville Orchestra George Antheil, The Louisville Orchestra - The Wish(LP) First Edition Records LOU 56-4 US 1956 Sell This Version
George Antheil - Symphonic Fantasia / Kentucky Rondo / Serenade No. 1 For Strings / Stars; Sand album art Otto Luening / George Antheil / Mary Howe Otto Luening / George Antheil / Mary Howe - Symphonic Fantasia / Kentucky Rondo / Serenade No. 1 For Strings / Stars; Sand Composers Recordings Inc. (CRI) US 1957 Sell This Version
George Antheil - The Pride And The Passion (Music From The Original Soundtrack Of The Motion Picture) album art George Antheil The Pride And The Passion (Music From The Original Soundtrack Of The Motion Picture) (Album) Capitol Records Canada 1957 Sell This Version
W 873 George Antheil - The Pride And The Passion (Music From The Original Soundtrack Of The Motion Picture) album art George Antheil The Pride And The Passion (Music From The Original Soundtrack Of The Motion Picture)(4x7", Album, Mono) Capitol Records W 873 US 1957 Sell This Version
George Antheil - Symphony No. 4 "1942" / Estancia – Ballet Suite album art George Antheil / Ginastera* - Sir Eugene Goossens, The London Symphony Orchestra George Antheil / Ginastera* - Sir Eugene Goossens, The London Symphony Orchestra - Symphony No. 4 "1942" / Estancia – Ballet Suite (Album) Everest US 1958 Sell This Version
George Antheil - Ballet Mecanique / Toccata For Percussion / October Mountain / Sketch For Percussion album art George Antheil / Ronald LoPresti / Carlos Chavez* / Alan Hovhaness, Robert Craft, Paul Price George Antheil / Ronald LoPresti / Carlos Chavez* / Alan Hovhaness, Robert Craft, Paul Price - Ballet Mecanique / Toccata For Percussion / October Mountain / Sketch For Percussion Urania Records (3) US 1959 Sell This Version
ORS 73119 George Antheil - Music For Violin And Piano album art George Antheil Music For Violin And Piano(LP) Orion ORS 73119 US 1973 Sell This Version
George Antheil - Ballet Mécanique - A Jazz Symphony - Violin Sonata 1 & 2 album art George Antheil Ballet Mécanique - A Jazz Symphony - Violin Sonata 1 & 2 Harlekijn Germany 1977 Sell This Version
CRI SD 502 George Antheil - La Femme 100 Tétes album art George Antheil - David Albee George Antheil - David Albee - La Femme 100 Tétes(LP, Album) Composers Recordings Inc. (CRI) CRI SD 502 US 1984 Sell This Version
George Antheil - First And Second String Quartet album art Mondriaan Kwartet*, Antheil* Mondriaan Kwartet*, Antheil* - First And Second String Quartet (Album) DATA Records (3) Netherlands 1985 Sell This Version
PAN L 60-003 George Antheil - Futurismusik (Musiche Di Alberto Savinio E George Antheil) album art Alberto Savinio E George Antheil - Daniele Lombardi Alberto Savinio E George Antheil - Daniele Lombardi - Futurismusik (Musiche Di Alberto Savinio E George Antheil)(LP) Edipan PAN L 60-003 Italy 1985 Sell This Version
BCD-1016 George Antheil - Symphony No. 4 / Spirituals For Orchestra • Formations album art George Antheil / Morton Gould George Antheil / Morton Gould - Symphony No. 4 / Spirituals For Orchestra • Formations(CD, Album) Bay Cities BCD-1016 US 1990 Sell This Version
George Antheil - Ballet Mécanique album art George Antheil, The New Palais Royale Orchestra & Percussion Ensemble, Maurice Peress George Antheil, The New Palais Royale Orchestra & Percussion Ensemble, Maurice Peress - Ballet Mécanique (Album) Musicmasters US 1992 Sell This Version
George Antheil - Bad Boy Of Music album art George Antheil - Marthanne Verbit George Antheil - Marthanne Verbit - Bad Boy Of Music (Album) Albany Records US 1994 Sell This Version
MO 782022 George Antheil - Sonatas For Violin And Piano 1923, 1948 album art George Antheil / Vera Beths & Reinbert De Leeuw George Antheil / Vera Beths & Reinbert De Leeuw - Sonatas For Violin And Piano 1923, 1948(CD, Album) Montaigne MO 782022 France 1994 Sell This Version
hat ART CD 6144 George Antheil - The Bad Boys! album art George Antheil, Henry Cowell, Leo Ornstein - Steffen Schleiermacher George Antheil, Henry Cowell, Leo Ornstein - Steffen Schleiermacher - The Bad Boys!(CD, Album) hat ART hat ART CD 6144 Switzerland 1994 Sell This Version
George Antheil - Futurpiano album art Arthur Vincent Lourie*, Leo Ornstein, George Antheil - Daniele Lombardi Arthur Vincent Lourie*, Leo Ornstein, George Antheil - Daniele Lombardi - Futurpiano (Album) Nuova Era Italy 1995 Sell This Version
WWE 1CD 31880 George Antheil - Bad Boy's Piano Music album art George Antheil Bad Boy's Piano Music(CD) Col Legno WWE 1CD 31880 Germany 1995 Sell This Version
George Antheil - Fighting The Waves (Music Of George Antheil) album art George Antheil - Ensemble Modern, HK Gruber George Antheil - Ensemble Modern, HK Gruber - Fighting The Waves (Music Of George Antheil) RCA Victor Red Seal, BMG Classics Europe 1996 Sell This Version
ADW 7355 George Antheil / Joanna Bruzdowicz George Antheil / Joanna Bruzdowicz - Spring In America(CD) Pavane Records ADW 7355 Belgium 1996 Sell This Version
EVC 9039 George Antheil - Symphony No. 4 / Statements For Orchestra album art George Antheil, Aaron Copland George Antheil, Aaron Copland - Symphony No. 4 / Statements For Orchestra(CD, Album) Everest Record Group, Omega Record Group, Inc. EVC 9039 US 1996 Sell This Version
WWE 1CD 20010 George Antheil - Piano Pictures album art Erik Satie, George Antheil, Benedikt Koehlen Erik Satie, George Antheil, Benedikt Koehlen - Piano Pictures(CD) col legno WWE 1CD 20010 Germany 1998 Sell This Version