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Tone Over Tone - Microtonal Keyboard Works /Loretta Goldberg


Release Date: 12/15/1995 
Label:  Opus One   Catalog #: 135   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  John CageGeorge BoziwickJohn EatonMathew Rosenblum,   ... 
Performer:  Loretta GoldbergBrian CharlesCharles DescarfinoTom Varner
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 47 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. A Valentine Out of Season for Prepared Piano by John Cage
Performer:  Loretta Goldberg (Prepared Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1944; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 8 Secs. 
2. Red Skies at Night by George Boziwick
Performer:  Loretta Goldberg (Piano), Brian Charles (Oboe)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Length: 6 Minutes 50 Secs. 
Notes: The two pianos in this work, played simultaneously by one pianist, are tuned 1/4 tone apart. 
3. Microtonal Fantasy by John Eaton
Performer:  Loretta Goldberg (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1965; USA 
Length: 7 Minutes 31 Secs. 
Notes: The two pianos in this work, played simultaneously by one pianist, are tuned 1/4 tone apart. 
4. Continental Drift by Mathew Rosenblum
Performer:  Charles Descarfino (Percussion), Tom Varner (French Horn), Loretta Goldberg (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 6 Minutes 15 Secs. 
Notes: The two pianos in this work, played simultaneously by one pianist, are tuned in a 19-note scale. 
5. Bits by Sorrel Hays
Performer:  Loretta Goldberg (Piano), Loretta Goldberg (Synthesizer)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Length: 14 Minutes 55 Secs. 
Notes: In this work, the synthesizer is tuned 1/4 tone higher than the piano. The composition also includes a part for tape. 
6. Where the River Turns Like an Elbow into Dusk by Constance Cooper
Performer:  Loretta Goldberg (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Length: 8 Minutes 18 Secs. 
Notes: The two pianos in this composition, played simultaneously by one pianist, are tuned 1/4 tone apart. 

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