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Ionisation ; Amériques ; Density 21.5 ; Offrandes ; Arcana ; Octandre ; Intégrales [sound recording] / Edgar Varèse.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Media Center CD 1905 37684000390268 Media Center Desk Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Austria : Sony Classical, [1990]

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General Note:
Sony Classical: SK 45844 (on container: SMK 45844).
The 1st work for 13 percussionists; the 2nd and 5th works for orchestra; the 3rd work for solo flute; the 4th work for soprano and chamber orchestra, sung in French; the 6th work for flute, clarinet, oboe, bassoon, horn, trumpet, trombone, double bass; the 7th work for 11 wind instruments and percussion.
Previously released material: p1977 (1st, 2nd, and 5th works); p1984 (3rd, 4th, 6th, and 7th works).
Compact disc.
The 1st, 2nd, and 5th works are analog recordings.
Durations: 5:56; 24:11; 4:10; 6:34; 18:41; 6:37; 10:35.
Program notes in English, French, and German, and text of the 4th work, with English and German translations (24 p.) in container.
Participant or Performer Note:
Rachel Yakar, soprano (4th work) ; Lawrence Beauregard, flute (3rd work) ; members of the New York Philharmonic (1st work) ; New York Philharmonic (2nd and 5th works) ; Ensemble InterContemporain (4th, 6th, and 7th works) ; Pierre Boulez, conductor.
Subject: Percussion ensembles
Orchestral music
Flute music
Songs (High voice) with chamber orchestra
Octets (Bassoon, clarinet, flute, horn, oboe, trombone, trumpet, double bass)
Instrumental ensembles

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