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James Adler Plays Syncopated Rhythms


Release Date: 04/08/2008 
Label:  Albany Records   Catalog #: 1014   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Louis Moreau GottschalkScott JoplinGeorge AntheilJames Adler,   ... 
Performer:  James Adler
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 7 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Pasquinade, RO 189/Op. 59 by Louis Moreau Gottschalk
Performer:  James Adler (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869; Brazil 
Length: 4 Minutes 1 Secs. 
2. Three Moments from Treemonisha by Scott Joplin
Performer:  James Adler (Piano)
Notes: Music by Scott Joplin adapted by James Adler.  
3. Little Shimmy by George Antheil
Performer:  James Adler (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1923; Paris, France 
Length: 1 Minutes 20 Secs. 
4. The Ben Hecht Valses by George Antheil
Performer:  James Adler (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Length: 4 Minutes 37 Secs. 
5. Prelude and Toccata by James Adler
Performer:  James Adler (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
6. Toccata no 2 by George Antheil
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 33 Secs. 
7. Rodeo: Four Dance Episodes - no 3, Saturday Night Waltz by Aaron Copland
Performer:  James Adler (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942; USA 
Length: 4 Minutes 43 Secs. 
8. Rodeo: Four Dance Episodes - no 4, Hoe-down by Aaron Copland
Performer:  James Adler (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 38 Secs. 
9. Rhapsody in Blue by George Gershwin
Performer:  James Adler (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; USA 
Length: 18 Minutes 30 Secs. 
10. Treemonisha: Aunt Dinah has blowed the horn by Scott Joplin
Performer:  James Adler (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911-1915; USA 
Length: 1 Minutes 7 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: James Adler. 
11. Treemonisha: Act 3 Prelude by Scott Joplin
Performer:  James Adler (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911-1915; USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 28 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: James Adler. 
12. Treemonisha: A Real Slow Drag by Scott Joplin
Performer:  James Adler (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911-1915; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 42 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: James Adler. 
13. Minatures (9) for Piano, Op. 7: no 2, Mazurka by Leo Ornstein
Performer:  James Adler (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1913; New York City, NY, U 
Length: 1 Minutes 4 Secs. 
14. Minatures (9) for Piano, Op. 7: no 4, Humoresque by Leo Ornstein
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1913; New York City, NY, U 
Length: 0 Minutes 38 Secs. 
15. Minatures (9) for Piano, Op. 7: no 8, Valse by Leo Ornstein
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1913; New York City, NY, U 
Length: 1 Minutes 31 Secs. 
16. Ricercare and Toccata on a theme from "Old Maid and the Thief": Ricercare by Gian Carlo Menotti
Performer:  James Adler (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1953; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 50 Secs. 
17. Ricercare and Toccata on a theme from "Old Maid and the Thief": Toccata by Gian Carlo Menotti
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1953; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 31 Secs. 
18. Two Dances in One "Calypso cum Cakewalk" by James Adler
Performer:  James Adler (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 3 Minutes 39 Secs. 
19. Prelude and Toccatta for Piano: Prelude by James Adler
Performer:  James Adler (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 1 Minutes 58 Secs. 
20. Prelude and Toccatta for Piano: Toccata by James Adler
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 3 Minutes 37 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Pasquinade, Op. 59
Treemonisha (arr. J. Adler): Aunt Dinah Gas Blowed De Horn
Treemonisha (arr. J. Adler): Prelude to Act III
Treemonisha (arr. J. Adler): A Real Slow Drag
9 Miniatures, Op. 72: No. 2. Mazurka
9 Miniatures, Op. 72: No. 4. Humoresque
9 Miniatures, Op. 72: No. 8. Valse
Little Shimmy
The Ben Hecht Valses
Ricercare and Toccata on a Theme from The Old Maid and the Thief: Ricercare
Ricercare and Toccata on a Theme from The Old Maid and the Thief: Toccata
3 Piano Transitions: No. 1. Prelude
3 Piano Transitions: No. 2. Toccata
Toccata No. 2
Rodeo (arr. J. Adler): Saturday-Night Waltz
Rodeo (arr. J. Adler): Hoe-Down
3 Piano Transitions: No. 3. 2 Dances in One (Calypso-cum-Cakewalk)
Rhapsody in Blue (version for piano): Rhapsody in Blue (version for piano solo)

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