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Cedille Records (2005) 17 tracks 55:55
... , Op. 33: I. Prelude (Allegro) Twelve Microtonal Etudes for Electronic Music Media, Op ... . 28: Allegro moderato Twelve Microtonal Etudes for Electronic Music Media, Op. 28 ... : Comodo Twelve Microtonal Etudes for Electronic Music Media, Op. 28: Allegramente ...
Easley Blackwood Jr.
Easley Blackwood (born April 21, 1933) is an American professor of music, a concert pianist, a composer of music, some using unusual tunings, and the author of books on music theory, including his research into the properties o...
Composer
... Rovner reports on the 2015 American Festival of Microtonal Music, held on March 27-29, 2015 at the ... festival presented microtonal music from a broad selection of eras and genres. ...
... Tells of the American Festival of Microtonal Music which was held at the NYU Physics Auditorium ... and led by Johnny Reinhard. Suggests microtonal music composers should "band together and reach some ... unanimity on what kind of microtones to use." Opines some of the music at the festival even sounded like "marginal pop." ...
... Reports the Boston Microtonal Society's 72nd birthday bash in honor of the grand old men of ...
American Composer: Ezra Sims
Chamber Music (2011) Vol. 28, No. 2, pp. 20-21, 79
... Gann profiles microtonal composer Ezra Sims. In addition to his compositions, Sims developed his ... own system of microtonal notation that is widely used. His work is noted for a wry sense of humor as well as for its technical brilliance. ...
... Provides a definition of microtonal music and reviews the first concert of the American Festival ... of Microtonal Music which was held May 16, 1997 at New York University's Loewe Theater. Describes ... Elodie Lauten's "Discombobulations" as a good example of microtonal music. ...
... A recording of different microtonal chamber pieces by Julian Carillo, Lou Harrison, Harry Partch ... , Giacinto Scelsi, Iannis Xenakis, and Charles Ives, performed by the American Festival of Microtonal ... Music Orchestra under Johnny Reinhard, is reviewed (Pitch). ...
... symphony, which was performed by the American Festival of Microtonal Music Orchestra, has problems and leaves much to be desired. ...
Collections: Gems
American Record Guide (2010) Vol. 73, No. 6, pp. 233-234
... Johnny Reinhard performed by the American Festival of Microtonal Music Orchestra is reviewed (Pitch). ... A recording of sacred and secular music by Harry Partch, Lou Harrison, Mordecai Sandberg, and ...
... Festival of Microtonal Music Orchestra under Reinhard, is reviewed (The Stereo Society). ...
... fruitful avenue for introducing microtonal intervals into western musical practice, and extensive evidence is presented. ...
... There is no microtonal tradition, leaving 20th century composers who wanted to compose microtonal ... music to their own devices. Even today, it is unusual for composers to employ microtones. It is ...
... Profiles guitarists Jon Catler and Dan Stearns, who both explore various microtonal scales using ... modified electric, acoustic, and bass guitars. Briefly discusses their approaches to microtonal ...
... A recording of microtonal music by Johnny Reinhard, Louis Babin, Giacinto Scelsi, Anatol Vieru ... , and Joseph Pehrson performed by bassoonist Reinhard is reviewed (American Festival of Microtonal Music). ...
... The following recordings of microtonal chamber music are reviewed: (1) Reinhard: "Odysseus ... " featuring cellist Dave Eggar and the American Festival of Microtonal Music Orchestra (Pitch); (2) chamber ... American Festival of Microtonal Music Ensemble under conductor Johnny Reinhard (Pitch); and (3) Rose: "SNSI ...
Tolgahan Çogulu
Soundboard (2010) Vol. 36, No. 3, pp. 80-81, 101
... guitarists play microtonal music, and his explorations of the possibilities of his guitar. ... In an interview, classical guitarist Tolgahan Çogulu comments on his adjustable microtonal guitar ...
Rational/Irrational
1/1 (1987) Vol. 3, No. 3, pp. 6-7, 15
... The author was upset when he realized that a Graduate Seminar he attended in Renaissance Music ... communities specifically dedicated to microtonal exploration. A discussion of microtonality is presented. ...
Newband: "Microtonal Works 2"
1/1 (1995) Vol. 9, No. 1, pp. 17-18
... Reviews the CD of microtonal music by Newband (Mode Records). Explains that the group's pioneering ... spirit has lead them to explore important new realms and detwelvulate (expand music beyond twelve ...