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Music From The Once Festival 1961-66 - Ashley, Reynolds, Etc


Release Date: 09/23/2003 
Label:  New World Records   Catalog #: 80567   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Robert AshleyDonald ScavardaGeorge CacioppoRoger Reynolds,   ... 
Performer:  Robert AshleyEdith PerrowArthur FollowsJean Harter,   ... 
Conductor:  Wayne DunlapDavid SutherlandDonald ScavardaEdwin London,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  ONCE Chamber OrchestraCamerata Quartet New York CityHartt Chamber Players,   ... 
Number of Discs: 5 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 6 Hours 13 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Sonata for Piano by Robert Ashley
Performer:  Robert Ashley (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1959-1960; USA 
Date of Recording: 02/25/1961 
Venue:  Live  Unitarian Church, Ann Arbor, Michigan 
Length: 7 Minutes 44 Secs. 
2. Groups by Donald Scavarda
Performer:  Robert Ashley (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1959; USA 
Date of Recording: 02/25/1961 
Venue:  Live  Unitarian Church, Ann Arbor, Michigan 
Length: 1 Minutes 3 Secs. 
3. Trio for Strings by George Cacioppo
Performer:  Edith Perrow (Violin), Arthur Follows (Cello), Jean Harter (Viola)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1960; USA 
Date of Recording: 03/04/1961 
Venue:  Live  Unitarian Church, Ann Arbor, Michigan 
Length: 10 Minutes 23 Secs. 
4. Epigram and Evolution by Roger Reynolds
Performer:  Robert Ashley (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1960; USA 
Date of Recording: 03/04/1961 
Venue:  Live  Unitarian Church, Ann Arbor, Michigan 
Length: 8 Minutes 50 Secs. 
5. Sinfonia by Gordon Mumma
Performer:  Gustave Rabson (Guitar), Alice Hays (Viola), Carolyn Rabson (Alto Recorder),
Bruce Wise (Piano), Don Robbins (Bassoon), Edith Perrow (Violin),
Arthur Follows (Cello), Stanley Mogelnicki (Trumpet), Rosemarie Waldrop (Flute),
Jerry Bilik (Trombone), Daniel Levine (Double Bass), David Bourns (Percussion),
Carolyn Rabson (Soprano)
Conductor:  Wayne Dunlap
Orchestra/Ensemble:  ONCE Chamber Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1958-1960; USA 
Date of Recording: 03/04/1961 
Venue:  Live  Unitarian Church, Ann Arbor, Michigan 
Length: 12 Minutes 3 Secs. 
6. In the Autumn Mountains: God save by Donald Scavarda
Performer:  Stanley Mogelnicki (Trumpet), Gustave Rabson (Guitar), Paul Miller (Percussion),
John Morgan (Clarinet), Jerry Bilik (Trombone), Bruce Wise (Piano),
Edith Perrow (Violin), Arthur Follows (Cello), Shirley Zaft (Soprano),
Rosemarie Waldrop (Flute), Eugene Hansen (Percussion), David Bourns (Percussion)
Conductor:  Wayne Dunlap
Orchestra/Ensemble:  ONCE Chamber Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1958-1959; USA 
Date of Recording: 03/04/1961 
Venue:  Live  Unitarian Church, Ann Arbor, Michigan 
Length: 7 Minutes 1 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with "My girl and I sleep" and "When I left my girl." 
7. Pieces (2) for Piano and Chamber Group by Bruce Wise
Performer:  Bruce Wise (Piano), David Bourns (Percussion), Paul Miller (Percussion),
Eugene Hansen (Percussion), Daniel Levine (Double Bass), Robert Ashley (Celesta),
Jerry Bilik (Trombone), Stanley Mogelnicki (Trumpet), Blanche Kangas (Bass Clarinet),
Don Robbins (Bassoon), John Morgan (Clarinet)
Conductor:  Wayne Dunlap
Orchestra/Ensemble:  ONCE Chamber Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1958; USA 
Date of Recording: 03/04/1961 
Venue:  Live  Unitarian Church, Ann Arbor, Michigan 
Length: 6 Minutes 23 Secs. 
8. The Fourth of July by Robert Ashley
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1960; USA 
Date of Recording: 02/25/1961 
Venue:  Live  Unitarian Church, Ann Arbor, Michigan 
Length: 18 Minutes 37 Secs. 
9. Matrix for Clarinetist by Donald Scavarda
Performer:  John Morgan (Clarinet)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1962; USA 
Date of Recording: 06/02/1962 
Venue:  Unitarian Church, Ann Arbor, Michigan 
Length: 9 Minutes 7 Secs. 
10. Wedge by Roger Reynolds
Performer:  Robert Pozar (Percussion), Gordon Mumma (Percussion), Stanley Towers (Tuba),
Paul Young (Trombone), Donald Green (Trombone), Ron Bell (Trumpet),
Barney Pearson (Trumpet), Frances Whitcomb (Piccolo), Karen Hill (Piccolo),
Frances Whitcomb (Flute), Karen Hill (Flute), Bob James (Piano),
Daniel Levine (Double Bass), David Maves (Percussion)
Conductor:  David Sutherland
Orchestra/Ensemble:  ONCE Chamber Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1961; USA 
Date of Recording: 02/10/1962 
Venue:  Live  Unitarian Church, Ann Arbor, Michigan 
Length: 7 Minutes 56 Secs. 
11. Meanwhile, A Twopiece by Gordon Mumma
Performer:  Robert Ashley (Piano), Gordon Mumma (French Horn), Gordon Mumma (Percussion),
Robert Ashley (Percussion)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1961; USA 
Date of Recording: 02/10/1962 
Venue:  Live  Unitarian Church, Ann Arbor, Michigan 
Length: 7 Minutes 16 Secs. 
Notes: This performance utilizes a pre-recorded tape. 
12. Sounds for Eleven by Donald Scavarda
Performer:  Anne Speer (Flute), Margaret Varnell (Clarinet), Robert Barris (Bassoon),
Robert Ashley (Piano), David Maves (Vibraphone), Kenneth Snipes (Oboe),
John Morgan (Clarinet), Gordon Mumma (Percussion), Robert Pozar (Percussion),
Gustave Rabson (Guitar)
Conductor:  Donald Scavarda
Orchestra/Ensemble:  ONCE Chamber Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1961; USA 
Date of Recording: 02/16/1962 
Venue:  Live  Unitarian Church, Ann Arbor, Michigan 
Length: 10 Minutes 55 Secs. 
13. Gestures 2 by Gordon Mumma
Performer:  Gordon Mumma (Piano), Robert Ashley (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1962; USA 
Date of Recording: 02/16/1962 
Venue:  Live  Unitarian Church, Ann Arbor, Michigan 
Length: 13 Minutes 14 Secs. 
Notes: This performance utilizes a pre-recorded tape. 
14. Bestiary I "Eingang" by George Cacioppo
Performer:  Gordon Mumma (Percussion), Paul Miller (Percussion), Eugene Hansen (Percussion),
Agnes Conzemius (Percussion), David Bourns (Percussion), Robert Ashley (Celesta),
Bob James (Piano), Karen Lovejoy (Soprano)
Conductor:  Wayne Dunlap
Orchestra/Ensemble:  ONCE Chamber Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1961; USA 
Date of Recording: 02/16/1962 
Venue:  Live  Unitarian Church, Ann Arbor, Michigan 
Length: 7 Minutes 16 Secs. 
Language: German 
15. Details (2b) by Robert Ashley
Performer:  Gordon Mumma (Piano), Robert Ashley (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1962; USA 
Date of Recording: 12/16/1962 
Venue:  Live  Unitarian Church, Ann Arbor, Michigan 
Length: 7 Minutes 9 Secs. 
16. Ballad for Flute, Violin and Piano by "Blue" Gene Tyranny
Performer:  Larry Leitch (Piano), Karin Fierce (Violin), Philip Krumm (Flute)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1960; USA 
Date of Recording: 12/16/1962 
Venue:  Live  Unitarian Church, Ann Arbor, Michigan 
Length: 8 Minutes 31 Secs. 
17. Fives by Robert Ashley
Performer:  Bertram Turetzky (Double Bass), Robert Pozar (Percussion), David Maves (Percussion),
Bob James (Piano), Robert Ashley (Piano)
Conductor:  Edwin London
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Camerata Quartet New York City
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1962; USA 
Date of Recording: 02/09/1963 
Venue:  Live  Community Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan 
Length: 12 Minutes 36 Secs. 
18. A Quarter of Fourpiece by Gordon Mumma
Performer:  Edwin London (French Horn), Bertram Turetzky (Double Bass), Josef Marx (Oboe),
Nancy Turetzky (Flute)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hartt Chamber Players
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1960-1962; USA 
Date of Recording: 02/09/1963 
Venue:  Live  Community Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan 
Length: 4 Minutes 56 Secs. 
19. Two Worlds by George Cacioppo
Performer:  Robert Pozar (Percussion), Josef Marx (Oboe), Nancy Turetzky (Flute),
Bob James (Piano), Karen Lovejoy (Soprano)
Conductor:  Edwin London
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Camerata Quartet New York City
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1962; USA 
Date of Recording: 02/10/1963 
Venue:  Live  Community Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan 
Length: 6 Minutes 2 Secs. 
20. Mosaic by Roger Reynolds
Performer:  Karen Hill (Piccolo), Karen Hill (Flute), Bob James (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1962; USA 
Date of Recording: 02/10/1963 
Venue:  Live  Community Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan 
Length: 9 Minutes 38 Secs. 
21. Pianopieces: Pianopiece I by George Cacioppo
Performer:  Donald Bohlen (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1962; USA 
Date of Recording: 02/16/1963 
Venue:  Live  Community Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan 
Length: 3 Minutes 12 Secs. 
22. Pianopieces: Cassiopeia by George Cacioppo
Performer:  Donald Bohlen (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1962; USA 
Date of Recording: 02/16/1963 
Venue:  Live  Community Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan 
Length: 2 Minutes 57 Secs. 
23. Pianopieces: Pianopiece II by George Cacioppo
Performer:  Donald Bohlen (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1962; USA 
Date of Recording: 02/16/1963 
Venue:  Live  Community Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan 
Length: 2 Minutes 57 Secs. 
24. A Portrait for Vanzetti by Roger Reynolds
Performer:  Kenneth Miesen (Trombone), David Maves (Percussion), Robert Pozar (Percussion),
Karen Hill (Flute), Jack O'Brien (Spoken Vocals), Richard Lowenthal (Trumpet),
Kay Maves (French Horn), John Moses (Clarinet), Anne Speer (Piccolo),
Richard Reynolds (French Horn), Karen Hill (Piccolo), Anne Speer (Flute)
Conductor:  Donald Scavarda
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1962-1963; USA 
Date of Recording: 02/16/1963 
Venue:  Live  Community Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan 
Length: 20 Minutes 27 Secs. 
25. Greys by Gordon Mumma
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1963; USA 
Date of Recording: 12/03/1963 
Venue:  Live  Community Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan 
Length: 3 Minutes 19 Secs. 
26. Music for Clocks by Phillip Krumm
Performer:  Anne Speer (Flute), David Maves (Percussion), Kenneth Snipes (Oboe),
Bertram Turetzky (Double Bass), Michael von Biel (Cello), Lana Lou Nail (Violin),
Kay Maves (French Horn), Richard Reynolds (French Horn), John Morgan (Clarinet),
Philip Krumm (Prepared Piano)
Conductor:  Donald Scavarda
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1962; USA 
Date of Recording: 02/17/1963 
Venue:  Live  Veterans Auditorium, Ann Arbor, Michigan 
Length: 10 Minutes 24 Secs. 
27. Diotima by "Blue" Gene Tyranny
Performer:  Anne Aitchison (Flute)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1963; USA 
Date of Recording: 02/28/1964 
Venue:  Live  Veterans Auditorium, Ann Arbor, Michigan 
Length: 18 Minutes 58 Secs. 
Notes: This performance utilizes a pre-recorded tape. 
28. 7PTPC by George Crevoshay
Performer:  Terry Jenning (Saxophone), George Crevoshay (Piano), Larry Leitch (Celesta)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  ONCE Chamber Players
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 02/29/1964 
Venue:  Live  Veterans Auditorium, Ann Arbor, Michigan 
Length: 5 Minutes 57 Secs. 
29. Landscape Journey by Donald Scavarda
Performer:  John Morgan (Clarinet), Donald Scavarda (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1963; USA 
Date of Recording: 02/25/1964 
Venue:  Live  Veterans Auditorium, Ann Arbor, Michigan 
Length: 9 Minutes 31 Secs. 
30. Advance of the Fungi by George Cacioppo
Performer:  Karl Wirt (Trombone), Gordon Mumma (French Horn), James Ferguson (Trombone),
Russell Peck (Trombone), Dick Tilkin (Percussion), John Morgan (Clarinet),
Richard Reynolds (French Horn), William Albright (Clarinet), Tom Asboth (Clarinet)
Conductor:  Donald Scavarda
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Men's Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1964; USA 
Date of Recording: 02/25/1964 
Venue:  Live  Veterans Auditorium, Ann Arbor, Michigan 
Length: 15 Minutes 54 Secs. 
31. In memoriam...Crazy Horse by Robert Ashley
Conductor:  Donald Scavarda
Orchestra/Ensemble:  ONCE Festival Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1963; USA 
Date of Recording: 02/25/1964 
Venue:  Live  Veterans Auditorium, Ann Arbor, Michigan 
Length: 15 Minutes 12 Secs. 
32. Music for Three by Bruce Wise
Performer:  Robert Ashley (Piano), Gordon Mumma (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1963; USA 
Date of Recording: 02/26/1964 
Venue:  Live  Veterans Auditorium, Ann Arbor, Michigan 
Length: 29 Minutes 30 Secs. 
Notes: This performance utilizes a pre-recorded tape. 
33. Time on Time in Miracles by George Cacioppo
Performer:  Max Neuhaus (Percussion), Peggy Ericson (Soprano), Larry Leitch (Piano),
Jack Brooks (Cello), Richard Reynolds (French Horn), Philip Corner (Bass Trombone),
Gordon Mumma (French Horn), Russell Peck (Tenor Trombone)
Conductor:  Robert Ashley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  ONCE Chamber Players
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1964; USA 
Date of Recording: 02/12/1965 
Length: 9 Minutes 44 Secs. 
34. Track by David Behrman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  ONCE Chamber Players
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1965; USA 
Date of Recording: 02/13/1965 
Length: 10 Minutes 11 Secs. 
Notes: This performance utilizes a pre-recorded tape. 
35. Apple Box Concerto by Pauline Oliveros
Performer:  Pauline Oliveros (Electronics), David Tudor (Electronics)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1964; USA 
Date of Recording: 03/28/1966 
Length: 17 Minutes 7 Secs. 
36. Quartet for 6 Speakers, Clarinet and 2 Horns by Robert Ashley
Performer:  George Cacioppo (Spoken Vocals), Mary Ashley (Spoken Vocals), Gordon Mumma (French Horn),
Richard Reynolds (French Horn), William Albright (Clarinet), Cynthia Liddell (Spoken Vocals),
Harold Borkin (Spoken Vocals), Anne Wehrer (Spoken Vocals), Joseph Wehrer (Spoken Vocals)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1965; USA 
Date of Recording: 03/28/1966 
Length: 9 Minutes 51 Secs. 
37. In the Autumn Mountains: My girl and I sleep by Donald Scavarda
Performer:  James Berg (Baritone), Stanley Mogelnicki (Trumpet), Jerry Bilik (Trombone),
Edith Perrow (Violin), Bruce Wise (Piano), Rosemarie Waldrop (Flute),
Arthur Follows (Cello), Gustave Rabson (Guitar), Paul Miller (Percussion),
Eugene Hansen (Percussion), David Bourns (Percussion), John Morgan (Clarinet)
Conductor:  Wayne Dunlap
Orchestra/Ensemble:  ONCE Chamber Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1958-1959; USA 
Date of Recording: 03/04/1961 
Venue:  Live  Unitarian Church, Ann Arbor, Michigan 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with "God save" and "When I left my girl." 
38. In the Autumn Mountains: When I left my girl by Donald Scavarda
Performer:  Rosemarie Waldrop (Flute), Jerry Bilik (Trombone), Stanley Mogelnicki (Trumpet),
John Morgan (Clarinet), Gustave Rabson (Guitar), Paul Miller (Percussion),
David Bourns (Percussion), James Berg (Baritone), Bruce Wise (Piano),
Edith Perrow (Violin), Arthur Follows (Cello), Eugene Hansen (Percussion)
Conductor:  Wayne Dunlap
Orchestra/Ensemble:  ONCE Chamber Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1958-1959; USA 
Date of Recording: 03/04/1961 
Venue:  Live  Unitarian Church, Ann Arbor, Michigan 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with "God save" and "My girl and I sleep." 
39. Large Size Monograph 1962 by Gordon Mumma
Performer:  Larry Leitch (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1962; USA 
Date of Recording: 12/16/1962 
Venue:  Live  Community Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan 
Length: 8 Minutes 9 Secs. 

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