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Crumb: Makrokosmos Vol 1 & 2 / Jo Boatright


Release Date: 05/18/1999 
Label:  Music & Arts Programs Of America Catalog #: 1044   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  George Crumb
Performer:  Jo Boatright
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 10 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Notes and Editorial Reviews

"[A] lovingly prepared, executed and recorded performance..." Performance: 4 (out of 5), Sound: 4 (out of 5) -- Keith Potter, BBC Music Magazine "[A] lovingly prepared, executed and recorded performance..." Performance: 4 (out of 5), Sound: 4 (out of 5) -- Keith Potter, BBC Music Magazine Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Makrokosmos I for amplified Piano by George Crumb
Performer:  Jo Boatright (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1972; USA 
2. Makrokosmos II by George Crumb
Performer:  Jo Boatright (Piano)
Written: 1973 

Sound Samples

Makrokosmos I: Part I: I. Primeval sounds (Cancer)
Makrokosmos I: Part I: II. Proteus (Pisces)
Makrokosmos I: Part I: III. Pastorale (Taurus)
Makrokosmos I: Part I: IV. Crucifixus (Capricorn)
Makrokosmos I: Part II: V. The Phantom Gondolier (Scorpio)
Makrokosmos I: Part II: VI. Night-Spell I (Sagittarius)
Makrokosmos I: Part II: VII. Music of Shadows (Libra)
Makrokosmos I: Part II: VIII. The Magic Circle of Infinity (Leo)
Makrokosmos I: Part III: IX. The Abyss of Time (Virgo)
Makrokosmos I: Part III: X. The Spring-Fire (Aries)
Makrokosmos I: Part III: XI. Dream Images (Gemini)
Makrokosmos I: Part III: XII. Spiral Galaxy (Aquarius)
Makrokosmos II: Part I: I. Morning Music (Cancer)
Makrokosmos II: Part I: II. The Mystic Chord (Sagittarius)
Makrokosmos II: Part I: III. Rain-Death Variations (Pisces)
Makrokosmos II: Part I: IV. Twin Suns (Gemini)
Makrokosmos II: Part II: V. Ghost-Nocturne - for the Druids of Stonehenge (Virgo)
Makrokosmos II: Part II: VI. Gargoyles (Taurus)
Makrokosmos II: Part II: VII. Tora! Tora! (Scorpio)
Makrokosmos II: Part II: VIII. A Prophecy of Nostradamus (Aries)
Makrokosmos II: Part III: IX. Cosmic Wind (Libra)
Makrokosmos II: Part III: X. Voices from Corona Borealis (Aquarius)
Makrokosmos II: Part III: XI. Litany of the Galactic Bells (Leo)
Makrokosmos II: Part III: XII. Agnus Dei (Capricorn)

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