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Meredith Monk: Dolmen Music
a. Overture and Men's Conclave
b. Wa-Ohs
c. Rain
d. Pine Tree Lullaby
e. Calls
f. Conclusion
Dolmen Music
ECM New Series/1994 (orig. LP/1981)
voices: Andrea Goodman, Meredith Monk, Monica Solem, Julius Eastman, Robert Eeen, Paul Langland; cello: Robert Een; percussion: Julius Eastman; recorded at Hometown Studios, New York City, March 1980; time: 23:39

Elliott Sharp: Homage Leroy Jenkins
New World Records/2015
clarinet: Joshua Rubin; violin: Rachel Golub; piano: Jenny Lin; recorded September 1, 2015, at the American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York City, composition year: 2008; time: 9:26

Leroy Jenkins' Driftwood: To Run - Vivace ♩ = 168
The Art of Improvisation
Mutable Music/2006
violin: Leroy Jenkins; piano: Denman Maroney; pipa: Min Xiao-Fen; percussion: Rich O'Donnell; recorded at the Association for the Advancement of Creative Musicians (AACM) concert, Chicago, October 8, 2004; time: 5:02

Evan Parker Electro-Acoustic Ensemble: Memory/Vision --
Staring into the Time Cone, Part 3
ECM New Series/2003
soprano saxophone, tapes, sampler: Evan Parker; violin, electronics: Philipp Wachsmann; double bass: Barry Guy; piano, prepared piano: Augusti Fernandez; percussion, electronics: Paul Lytton; computer sound processing: Joel Ryan; electronic sound processing: Marco Vecchi, Walter Prati; signal processing: Lawrence Casserly; recorded live at Norges Musikkhøgskole, Oslo, October 2002; time: 5:09

Bernd Klug: Rauschgespraech
Cold Commodities
Innova Recordings/2014
electric bass, double bass, processing, noises: Bernd Klug; recorded at East 19th Street, Brooklyn, September, 2013; time: 4:37

John Cage: Daughters of the Lonesome Isle
Complete Short Works for Prepared Piano
Mode Records/2007
prepared piano: Philipp Vandré; recorded at Hessischer Rundfunk, Frankfurt, Germany, composition year: 1945; time: 9:33

George Crumb: Music of the Starry Night
Music for a Summer Evening, Part V
Complete Crumb Edition, Volume 4
Bridge Records/2005
(for two amplified pianos and percussion); Quattro Mani (pianos: Susan Grace, Alison Rybak; percussion: John Kinzie, David Colson); recorded at Colorado College, Colorado Springs, August 2000; composition year: 1974; total selections time: 11:56

Stuart Saunders Smith: Tunnels
O.O. Discs/1992
(for musician/actor); percussion/actor: Thomas Goldstein; composition year: 1982; time: 7:06

Alice Shields: Vegetable Karma
a. Part One: Descending Raga
b. Part Two: Entry of Drums and Voice
c. Part Three: Loud Mixed Voices
d. Part Four: Ending -- Ascending Pitches
Shenandoah -- Three Electronic Works
Albany Records/2004
computer music: Alice Shields; recorded the Computer Music Center of the Conservatory of Music, Brooklyn College, Fall 1999; composition year: 1999; time: 14:36

Stockhausen: Refrain
Complete Early Percussion Works
Mode Records/2014
vibraphone, Alpine bells: Steven Schick; piano and woodblocks: piano, woodblocks: James Avery; celesta, antique cymbals: Pavlos Antoniadis; recorded at Studio A, University of California San Diego, October 2-4, 2008; composition year: 1959; time: 10:15

Mark Applebaum: The First Decade
Innova Recordings/2015
percussion solo: Terry Longshore; recorded at Southern Oregon University Recital Hall, October 14, 2014; time: 10:17

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