1 CD / Lovely Music / 2011-01-11Works: Alvin Lucier: Sferics, for electronics; Music for Solo Performer
Performers: Lucier, Alvin
Sferics is the shortened term for atmospherics. The sound material for this composition was collected on August 27, 1981 continuously from midnight to dawn with...continue...
2 CD / Lovely Music / 2010-12-14Works: Robert Ashley: Atalanta (Acts of God), opera
Performers: Ashley, Robert; Hamilton, Tom
1 CD / Lovely Music / 2009-06-09Works: "Blue" Gene Tyranny: The Intermediary
Performers: Tyranny, "Blue" Gene
In this self-generating composition, a live "shadowing" electronic network records, processes and returns the sounds of an improvising performer on an acoustic instrument or voice....continue...
1 CD / Lovely Music / 2009-05-12Works: Robert Ashley: Sonata; Phil Harmonic: Timing; Paul de Marinis: Great Masters of Melody; John Bischoff: Rendezvous
Performers: deMarinis, Paul; Gene Tyranny; Harmonic, Phil [Composer]; Phil Harmonic; Tyranny, "Blue" Gene
This is a reissue of an LP, originally released in 1979. It was digitally remastered in 2007. At the time of release, these were premiere...continue...
2 CD / Lovely Music / 2008-09-09Works: Robert Ashley: Concrete, opera
Performers: Ashley, Sam; Barbara, Joan La; Buckner, Thomas [Baritone Vocals]; Humbert, Jacqueline
Robert Ashley is known for his work in new forms of opera and multi-disciplinary projects. Born in 1930, he was educated at the University of...continue...
Personnel: Thomas Buckner , Sam Ashley, Jacqueline Humbert (vocals)....continue...
2 CD / Lovely Music / 2008-04-01Works: Robert Ashley: Now Eleanor's Idea
Performers: Abeyta, Chris; Ashley, Robert; Ashley, Sam; Avila, Elena; Buckner, Thomas; Cordero, Marghreta; Hamilton, Thomas; Humbert, Jacqueline; La Barbara, Joan; Lopez, Alejandro; LowLow, Arthur; Martin, Irma;...
Ensemble: Chorus; Orchestra
Here is something so different the composer is the best to describe it: "The lowriders of Northern New Mexico are a large group of artists...continue...
2 CD / Lovely Music / 2005-11-01Works: Robert Ashley: Celestial Excursions
Performers: Ashley, Robert; Ashley, Sam; Barbara, Joan La; Buckner, Thomas [Baritone Vocals]; Humbert, Jacqueline; Tyranny, "Blue" Gene
Conductors: Ashley, Robert
Personnel: Robert Ashley (vocals, keyboards); Thomas Buckner , Sam Ashley, Jacqueline Humbert (vocals); "Blue" Gene Tyranny (piano).
Recording information: the Kitchen....continue...
2 CD / Lovely Music / 2003-10-01Works: Alvin Lucier: Still and Moving Lines of Silence in Families of Hyperbolas
Performers: Armstrong, Rebecca; Corsey, James de; English, Michael [Religious]; Harris, Conrad; Hesselink, Greg; Lucier, Alvin; Palma-Nidel, Susan; Panner, Daniel; Ridenour, Thomas; Winant, William [Percussion]
Personnel: Conrad Harris (violin); Daniel Panner (viola); William Winant (vibraphone, marimba, glockenspiel, xylophone).
Recording information: Radio City Music Hall Recording Studio, New York...continue...
2 CD / Lovely Music / 2003-09-01Works: Joan La Barbara: Voice Piece "One-Note Internal Resonance Investigation"; Circular Song; Des accords pour Teeny; Les oiseaux qui chantent dans ma tête; Autumn Signal; Vocal Extensions; TwelveSon...
Performers: La Barbara, Joan
1 CD / Lovely Music / 2003-07-01Works: "Blue" Gene Tyranny: Driver's Son; Remember to Say This; The Drifter; A Letter from Home; Wish I had said that; Meditation; Spirit
Performers: Tyranny, "Blue" Gene
1 CD / Lovely Music / 2003-03-01Works: Daniel Goode: Nod Drama; William Hellermann: Postpone; Mary Jane Leach: Bare Bones; Peter Zummo: Fast Dream
Performers: Berman, Jeff; Gibson, Jon [class / sax]; Goode, Daniel; Hellermann, William; Klucevsek, Guy; Kubera, Joseph; Norrel, Steve; Reeve, Gregory; Rojak, John; Ruyle, Bill; Schatz, Jack; Taylor, Dave; Zummo...
Ensemble: Downtown Ensemble
1 CD / Lovely Music / 2003-02-01Works: Chris Mann: ...or yellow; Virtuoso thinking for several invited words; Humility - on eating your words
Performers: Bard, Christine; Coleman, Anthony; Mann, Chris; Marclay, Christian; Pugliese, James; Stewart, Mark; Watson, David
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1 CD / Lovely Music / 2001-03-01Works: Gordon Mumma: Retrospect; Music for the Venezia Space Theatre; The Dresden Interleaf 13 February 1945; Echo-D; Pontpoint; Epifont
Performers: Mumma, Gordon
2 CD / Lovely Music / 2000-04-01
Personnel: Robert Ashley (vocals); Joan La Barbara, Thomas Buckner , Sam Ashley, Jacqueline Humbert (vocals); "Blue" Gene Tyranny (synthesizer).
Recording information: the Kitchen.
1 CD / Lovely Music / 2000-01-01Works: Alvin Lucier: Music for Piano with Magnetic Strings; Theme; Music for Gamelan Instruments, Microphones, Amplifiers & Loudspeakers
Performers: Ashley, Sam; Barbara, Joan La; Buckner, Thomas [Baritone Vocals]; Humbert, Jacqueline; Lucier, Alvin; Svard, Lois
Ensemble: Wesleyan University Gamelan Ensemble
Theme consists of three pieces composed by Alvin Lucier in the mid-'90s. In Music for Piano With Magnetic Strings, he has pianist Lois Svard place several E-Bows (small electromagnets often used with ...continue...
1 CD / Lovely Music / 1999-10-01Works: Annea Lockwood: Duende, for voice & tape; Delta Run, for tape
Performers: Buckner, Thomas [Baritone Vocals]
1 CD / Lovely Music / 1999-07-01Works: Elodie Lauten: Variations for Piano on the Orange Cycle; Jerry Hunt: Trapani (Stream) ; Kyle Gann: Desert Sonata for Piano
Performers: Svard, Lois
Inner Journey - Music by Duckworth, Buckner, Bekaert, Wessel, Satoh / Thomas Buckner, baritone; Joseph Kubera, piano
1 CD / Lovely Music / 1999-06-01Performers: Buckner, Thomas; David Wessel; Jenkins, Leroy; Kubera, Joseph; Parran, J.D.; Stefani Starin
2 CD / Lovely Music / 1999-04-20Works: Eliane Radigue: Songs of Milarepa
Performers: Ashley, Robert; Radigue, Eliane; Rinpoche, Kunga, Lama
1 CD / Lovely Music / 1999-04-20Works: David Rosenboom: Two Lines
Performers: Braxton, Anthony; Rosenboom, David
1 CD / Lovely Music / 1999-04-20Works: Dizzy Gillespie: Wouldn't You; John Coltrane: Giant Steps; Leroy Jenkins: Blues no 1; Um Cha Chi Chum; Hipnosis; Big Wood; Folk Song; Off the Top of my Head; Dive for the Oyster, Dip for the Pearl; K...
Performers: Jenkins, Leroy
2 CD / Lovely Music / 1997-12-01Works: Robert Ashley: Atalanta
Performers: Ashley, Robert; Buckner, Thomas; Humbert, Jacqueline; Shorr, Paul; Tato, Carla; Tyranny, "Blue" Gene
1 CD / Lovely Music / 1997-12-01Works: Alvin Lucier: Wind Shadows; Music for Piano with One or More Snare Drums; Music for Piano and Amplified Sonorous Vessels; Panorama
Performers: Dahinden, Roland; Kleeb, Hildegarde
1 CD / Lovely Music / 1996-11-01Works: David Behrman: On the Other Ocean; Figure in a Clearing
Performers: Behrman, David; Gibson, David; Payne, Maggi; Stidfole, Arthur
1 CD / Lovely Music / 1996-11-01Works: David Tudor: Pulsers; Untitled; Phonemes
Performers: Kosugi, Takehisa; Tudor, David
1 CD / Lovely Music / 1996-10-01Works: Robert Ashley: Automatic Writing; Purposeful Lady Slow Afternoon; She Was a Visitor
Performers: Ashley, Mary; Ashley, Robert; Johnson, Mimi; Liddell, Cynthia; Lloyd, Barbara; Lucier, Mary
Conductors: Lucier, Alvin
Ensemble: Brandeis University Chamber Chorus
"Can there exist a reviewer who does not regret an old enthusiasm? An ice-age ago I proclaimed Robert Ashley's genius in these pages. Of the...continue...
1 CD / Lovely Music / 1996-10-01Works: Paul Dresher: Liquid and Stellar Music; Destiny; Water Dreams; This Same Temple
Performers: Dresher, Paul; Neimann, Edward; Reffkin, Gene; Tilles, Nurit; Willner, Sarah
Ensemble: Double Edge
1 CD / Lovely Music / 1995-12-01Works: Meredith Monk: Key
Performers: Berger, Mark; Harrison, Lanny; Higgins, Dick; Monk, Meredith; Sverdlik, Daniel Ira; Walcott, Collin
1 CD / Lovely Music / 1995-08-01Works: Roscoe Mitchell: O the Sun Comes Up-up-up in the Opening, for tenor, alto saxophone & tenor saxophone; Sound Pictures, for winds & percussion no 3; Alternate Express, for baritone, violin & soprano s...
Performers: Buckner, Thomas [Baritone Vocals]; Kubera, Joseph; Manoogian, Vartan; Mitchell, Roscoe; Roscoe Mitchell New Chamber Ensemble
Personnel: Roscoe Mitchell (saxophone, soprano saxophone, alto saxophone, tenor saxophone, percussion, wind); Vartan Manoogian (violin); Joseph Kubera (piano).
Recording information: Marv Nonn ...continue...
1 CD / Lovely Music / 1995-02-01Works: Robert Ashley: El/Aficionado
Performers: Ashley, Robert; Ashley, Sam; Buckner, Thomas; Hamilton, Thomas; Humbert, Jacqueline
Ensemble: Choir; Orchestra
1 CD / Lovely Music / 1994-07-01Works: Robert Ashley: The Producer Speaks; Jon Gibson: Running Commentary; Leroy Jenkins: Dream of Dreams of Home; Annea Lockwood: The Angle of Repose; Brian Smith: The Panther
Performers: Buckner, Thomas; Gibson, Jon [class / sax]; Jenkins, Leroy; Kubera, Joseph; Ruyle, Bill; Starin, Stefani
1 CD / Lovely Music / 1994-04-01Works: William Duckworth: Southern Harmony, 20 songs for double chorus
Conductors: Smith, Gregg
1 CD / Lovely Music / 1994-01-01Works: Yasunao Tone: Musica iconologos
Performers: Tone, Yasunao
1 CD / Lovely Music / 1993-09-18
1 CD / Lovely Music / 1993-04-23Works: Alvin Lucier: In Memoriam Jon Higgins for Clarinet and Oscillator; Septet for 3 Winds, 4 Strings and Oscillator; Crossings for Small Orchestra and Oscillator
Performers: Ridenour, Thomas
Ensemble: Orchestra; Wesleyan University New World Consort
1 CD / Lovely Music / 1993-02-08Works: Roger Reynolds: The Palace; Eclipse; Still
Performers: Larson, Philip
1 CD / Lovely Music / 1993-02-08Works: Alvin Lucier: Music on a Long Thin Wire
1 CD / Lovely Music / 1992-06-03Works: Nils Vigeland: Vara; Alvin Lucier: Self Portrait; Yasunao Tone: Trio for a Flute player; Lyrictron; Barbara Held: Upper Air Observation
Performers: Held, Barbara; Kubera, Joseph
1 CD / Lovely Music / 1992-01-01Works: Robert Ashley: Atalanta; Jon Gibson: Rainforest/Brazil (He was not disappointed); Nils Vigeland: March, Hymn and Waltz; Peter Gena: Mother Jones; Annea Lockwood: Night and fog; Roscoe Mitchell: Becau...
Performers: Barrero, Tony; Buckner, Thomas; Gibson, Jon [class / sax]; Hamilton, Thomas; Kubera, Joseph; Parran, J.D.; Pugliese, Michael; Tyranny, "Blue" Gene
1 CD / Lovely Music / 1991-11-01Works: Paul Michael DeMarinis: Leçon par l'aiguille; Fonetica francese; Odd Evening; An Appeal; Sand Clock; Cincinnati 1830-1850; Power of Suggestion; Beneath the Numbered Sky
Performers: De Marinis, Paul Michael
3 CD / Lovely Music / 1991-10-01Works: Robert Ashley: Perfect Lives
Performers: Ashley, Robert; Gordon, Peter [Saxophone]; Kroesen, Jill; Tyranny, "Blue" Gene; Van Tieghem, David
1 CD / Lovely Music / 1991-05-01Works: David Behrman: Leapday Night; A Traveller's Dream Journal; Interspecies Smalltalk
Performers: Chatham, Rhys; Jakino; Kosugi, Takehisa; Mondshine, Clara; Neill, Ben
1 CD / Lovely Music / 1991-03-01Works: William Duckworth: The Time Curve Preludes (24), for piano
Performers: Bruce, Neely; Duckworth, William
Personnel: Neely Bruce (piano).
Recording information: Susquehanna Sound, Northumberland, PA....continue...
1 CD / Lovely Music / 1991-02-01Works: Joan La Barbara: Urban Tropics; ShadowSong; Time(d) Trials and Unscheduled Events; Erin; Klee Alee; Berliner Träume
Performers: La Barbara, Joan; Ondrusek, Frank