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Subotnik: And The Butterflies Begin To Sing


Release Date: 05/20/1997 
Label:  New World Records   Catalog #: 80514   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Morton Subotnick
Performer:  Kyoko KashiwagiMarcia Littley De AriasBleda ElibalJavier Arias-Flores,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Amernet String QuartetCalifornia EAR Unit
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 2 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
And the Butterflies Begin to Sing by Morton Subotnick
Performer:  Kyoko Kashiwagi (Violin), Marcia Littley De Arias (Violin), Bleda Elibal (Double Bass),
Javier Arias-Flores (Cello), Malcolm Johnston (Viola)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Amernet String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1988; USA 
Venue:  Corbett Studios, Cincinnati, Ohio 
Notes: This performance utilizes a MIDI keyboard and a computer. 
2.
All My Hummingbirds Have Alibis by Morton Subotnick
Performer:  Amy Knoles (Percussion), Dorothy Stone (Flute), Gene Youngblood (Voice),
Gloria Cheng (Keyboard), Joan La Barbara (Voice), Morton Subotnick (Voice),
Erika Duke-Kirkpatrick (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  California EAR Unit
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1991; USA 
Venue:  Ocean Way, Los Angeles, California 
Notes: This performance utilizes a MIDI keyboard, MIDI mallets and a computer. 

Sound Samples

And the Butterflies Begin to Sing: I. Part I Crime or Miracle: Crime or miracle
And the Butterflies Begin to Sing: II. Part I Crime or Miracle: The volcanic blacksmith canons
And the Butterflies Begin to Sing: III. Part I Crime or Miracle: Crime or miracle
And the Butterflies Begin to Sing: IV. Part I Crime or Miracle: The beautiful gardener
And The Butterflies Begin to Sing: V. Part II Phantoms Dancing: Sometimes Naked
And The Butterflies Begin to Sing: VI. Part II Phantoms Dancing: Sometimes dressed in thin jets of fire
And The Butterflies Begin to Sing: VII. Part II Phantoms Dancing: They cause the geysers to spurt with the probability of the vanity of the dead
And The Butterflies Begin to Sing: VIII. Part III And The Butterflies Begin to Sing: And The Butterflies Begin to Sing
And The Butterflies Begin to Sing: IX. Part IV Images Will Descend to the Ground: The waves are bitter
And The Butterflies Begin to Sing: X. Part IV Images Will Descend to the Ground: Truth will remain simple, and gigantic wheels will ride the bitter waves
And The Butterflies Begin to Sing: XI. Part IV Images Will Descend to the Ground: And images will descend to the ground
All My Hummingbirds Have Alibis: I. All my hummingbirds have alibis
All My Hummingbirds Have Alibis: II. All my joys have alibis

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