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Earle Brown Contemporary Sound Series, Vol. 2

Earle Brown Contemporary Sound Series 2 / Various
Release Date: 12/08/2009 
Label:  Wergo   Catalog #: 6931   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Peter Maxwell DaviesHarrison BirtwistleDavid BedfordRichard Orton,   ... 
Performer:  Mary [Soprano Vocal] ThomasBarry QuinnAlan HackerJane Manning,   ... 
Conductor:  Peter Maxwell DaviesBruno MadernaLuciano Berio
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pierrot Players
Number of Discs: 3 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 3 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Antechrist, for instrumental ensemble, J. 72 by Peter Maxwell Davies
Conductor:  Peter Maxwell Davies
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pierrot Players
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 1967 
Length: 6 Minutes 4 Secs. 
2.
Ring a Dumb Carillon, for soprano, clarinet & percussion by Harrison Birtwistle
Performer:  Mary [Soprano Vocal] Thomas (), Barry Quinn (Percussion), Alan Hacker (Clarinet)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 1964-1965 
Length: 15 Minutes 22 Secs. 
3.
Come In Here Child, for soprano & amplified piano by David Bedford
Performer:  Jane Manning (), John Tilbury (Piano)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 1968 
Length: 8 Minutes 35 Secs. 
4.
Cycle for 2 or 4 Players, for melody and chord instruments in pairs, Op. 26 by Richard Orton
Performer:  Moray Welsh (Cello), Richard Orton (Piano), Richard Orton (Percussion)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 1967 
Length: 12 Minutes 8 Secs. 
5.
Durations no 1 for Alto Flute, Piano, Violin and Cello by Morton Feldman
Performer:  David Soyer (Cello), Matthew Raimondi (Violin), David Tudor (Piano),
Don Hammond ()
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1960; USA 
Length: 8 Minutes 35 Secs. 
6.
Durations no 2 for Cello and Piano by Morton Feldman
Performer:  David Soyer (Cello), David Tudor (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1960; USA 
Length: 6 Minutes 27 Secs. 
7.
Durations no 3 for Violin, Tuba and Piano by Morton Feldman
Performer:  Don Butterfield (Tuba), David Tudor (Piano), Matthew Raimondi (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1961; USA 
Length: 8 Minutes 41 Secs. 
8.
Durations no 4 for Violin, Cello and Vibraphone by Morton Feldman
Performer:  Matthew Raimondi (Violin), David Soyer (Cello), Philip Kraus (Vibraphone)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1962; USA 
Length: 4 Minutes 30 Secs. 
9.
Music for violin, cello & piano by Earle Brown
Performer:  Matthew Raimondi (Violin), David Tudor (Piano), David Soyer (Cello)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 1952 
Length: 3 Minutes 8 Secs. 
10.
Music for Cello & Piano by Earle Brown
Performer:  David Tudor (Piano), David Soyer (Cello)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 1954-1955; United States of Ame 
Length: 9 Minutes 16 Secs. 
11.
Hodograph 1, Version 1 by Earle Brown
Performer:  David Tudor (Piano), David Tudor (), Philip Kraus (Marimba),
Don Hammond (Flute), Philip Kraus (Vibraphone)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 1959 
Length: 3 Minutes 34 Secs. 
12.
Serenata No. 2 for 11 instruments by Bruno Maderna
Conductor:  Bruno Maderna
Period: Modern 
Written: 1957 
Venue:  London 
Length: 11 Minutes 47 Secs. 
13.
Differences by Luciano Berio
Performer:  Walter Trampler (Viola), Walter Lewis (Clarinet), Francis Pierre (Harp),
Seymour Barab (Cello), Jacques Castagner (Flute)
Conductor:  Luciano Berio
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1959 
Venue:  New York 
Length: 14 Minutes 15 Secs. 
14.
Polifonica - Monodia - Ritmica, for 6 instruments and percussion (2 versions) by Luigi Nono
Conductor:  Bruno Maderna
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 1950 
Venue:  London 
Length: 10 Minutes 30 Secs. 

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