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Merit - American Piano - Music Of Our Time / Ursula Oppens


Release Date: 05/18/1999 
Label:  Music & Arts Programs Of America Catalog #: 4862   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Conlon NancarrowWilliam BolcomElliott CarterMichael Sahl,   ... 
Performer:  Ursula Oppens
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 14 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Tango? by Conlon Nancarrow
Performer:  Ursula Oppens (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1984 
2. Dance Portraits (3): no 1, Dead Moth Tango by William Bolcom
Performer:  Ursula Oppens (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1983-1984; USA 
3. Night Fantasies by Elliott Carter
Performer:  Ursula Oppens (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1980; USA 
4. Exiles' Cafe: Tango by Michael Sahl
Performer:  Ursula Oppens (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1984; USA 
5. Parchment by Julius Hemphill
Performer:  Ursula Oppens (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
6. Phrygian Gates by John Adams
Performer:  Ursula Oppens (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1977; USA 
7. Curriculum vitae Tango by Lukas Foss
Performer:  Ursula Oppens (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1977; USA 
8. Tango by David Jaggard
Performer:  Ursula Oppens (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1992; USA 
9. Canons (2) for Ursula by Conlon Nancarrow
Performer:  Ursula Oppens (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1988; Mexico 
10. Mayn Yingele by Frederic Rzewski
Performer:  Ursula Oppens (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1988; USA 
11. Blue Bamboula by Charles Wuorinen
Performer:  Ursula Oppens (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1980; USA 
12. Old and Lost Rivers by Tobias Picker
Performer:  Ursula Oppens (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1986; USA 
13. Sonata for Piano no 1 "Roger Sessions in Memoriam" by John Harbison
Performer:  Ursula Oppens (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1985; USA 
14. Middle Passage by Anthony Davis
Performer:  Ursula Oppens (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1983; USA 

Sound Samples

Tango?
The Dead Moth Tango
Night Fantasies
Tango from Exiles' Cafe
Parchment
Phrygian Gates
Curriculum Vitae Tango
Elastic Tango
2 Canons for Ursula: No. 1. Canon A
2 Canons for Ursula: No. 2. Canon B
Mayn Yingele
The Blue Bamboula
Old and Lost Rivers
Piano Sonata No. 1
Middle Passage

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