Piano Music

Piano Music

Henry Cowell SFW40801

Cowell (1897-1965) invented ways to play the piano that no one had ever considered. Taking the whole world of music as his inheritance, Cowell created music which covered a wider range of expression and technique than that of any other American composer. Reissue of Folkways 3349. "A revealing reissue...You'd be thoroughly pleased you asked him into your house." —Classical Pulse

Year Released 1993
Record Label Smithsonian Folkways Recordings
Source Archive Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
Copyright 1993 Smithsonian Folkways Recordings
Genre(s) Classical
Country(s) United States
Instrument(s) Piano
Subject(s) Contemporary music; Music

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101 The Tides of Manaunaun Henry Cowell 2:29
102 Exultation Henry Cowell 1:50
103 Harp of Life Henry Cowell 4:22
104 Lilt of the Reel Henry Cowell 2:02
105 Advertisement (Third Encore to Dynamic Motion) Henry Cowell 1:09
106 Antimony (Fourth Encore to Dynamic Motion) Henry Cowell 3:07
107 Aeolian Harp and Sinister Resonance Henry Cowell 3:43
108 Anger Dance Henry Cowell 1:54
109 The Banshee Henry Cowell 2:35
110 Fabric Henry Cowell 1:24
111 What's This (First Encore to Dynamic Motion) Henry Cowell 0:59
112 Amiable Conversation (Second Encore to Dynamic Motion) Henry Cowell 0:53
113 Fairy Answer Henry Cowell 2:55
114 Jig Henry Cowell 2:11
115 Snows of Fujiyama Henry Cowell 2:20
116 Voice of Lir Henry Cowell 3:09
117 Dynamic Motion Henry Cowell 3:15
118 The Trumpet of Angus Og Henry Cowell 3:24
119 Tiger Henry Cowell 3:32
120 Henry Cowell's Comments Henry Cowell 13:16
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