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December 19, 2011: A440: Second Movement. Appointment with counterpoint, country and Big Band with the spirit of Schoenberg, Lansky, Ives, Carter, Shostakovich, Russo and Flynt in the mix
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|Artist||Track||Album||Label||Comments||Approx. start time|
|Henry Flynt||Ascent to the Sun (2004)||Ascent to the Sun||Recorded||0:00:00 (Pop‑up)|
|Paul Schoenfield||Three Country Songs: Who let the cat out last night? (1985)||Aitken/Copland/Piston/Schoenfield/Schuller: Works for Violin||New World Records||Robert Davidovici, violin and the composer on piano||0:02:06 (Pop‑up)|
|Elliott Carter||Figment for solo cello (1994)||Figments and Fragments: Chamber Music of Elliott Carter||Lyndberg Lyd||Johannes Martens - cello||0:08:08 (Pop‑up)|
|Elliott Carter||Figment 2 for solo cello: Remembering Mr. Ives (2001)||Figments and Fragments: Chamber Music of Elliott Carter||Lyndberg Lyd||0:17:45 (Pop‑up)|
|Arnold Schoenberg||Five Orchestra Pieces Op. 16, II. Vergangenes (1909)||Arnold Schoenberg: Hans Rosbaud Edition||Wergo||Sinfonieorchester des Sudwestfunks, BadenBaden. Conducted by Hans Rosbaud. Recorded 1958||0:18:32 (Pop‑up)|
|Paul Lansky||Crossworks (1975)||New American Music for Chamber Ensemble||Nonesuch||Boston Musica Viva. Conducted by Richard Pittman||0:22:22 (Pop‑up)|
|Dimitri Shostakovich||Prelude No. 1in C Major (1951)||24 Preludes and Fugues, Op. 81||0:29:50 (Pop‑up)|
|Ferrucio Busoni||Fantasia Contrappuntistica for Two Pianos (1910)||Busoni / Reger: Music from Marlboro||Columbia||Peter Serkin and Richard Goode, piano. (kicking ass, I might add) recorded live 1966||0:32:50 (Pop‑up)|
|Charles Ives||Piano Sonata No. 2, Concord, Mass., 1840–60. III. The Alcotts. (1920, rev. 1947)||Ives: Sonata No. 2 / Three Page Sonata / Studies||Centaur||Richard Trythall, piano. Recorded 1996.||0:36:00 (Pop‑up)|
|Richard Trythall||Ommagio a Jerry Lee Lewis (1975)||Trythall / Hudson / McClennan||CRI||Fourth in a series of Trythall's musique concrete works btw. 1969 - . Studio had five Revox tape recorders, a couple filters & some reverb.||0:46:47 (Pop‑up)|
|William Russo||Three Pieces for Blues Band and Orchestra, Op. 50. 2nd Part (1972)||Leonard Bernstein / William Russo||Deutsche Grammophon||A commission by Seiji Ozawa after he heard the Siegel-Schwall Blues Band at a place called 'Big John's' in Chicago. San Francisco Symphony Orchestra, directed by Seiji Ozawa. (The first and 3rd parts are crazy! check them out!)||0:51:44 (Pop‑up)|