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Author Partch, Harry, 1901-1974.

Title Barstow : eight hitchhiker inscriptions from a highway railing at Barstow, California (1968 version) / Harry Partch ; edited by Richard Kassel.

Imprint Madison, Wis. : Published for the American Musicological Society by A-R Editions, c2000.


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 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  780.973 R243 v.39    ---  Available
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  780.973 R243 v.39  score    ---  Available
Description 1 score (lxxix, 62 p.) : ill. ; 30+ cm. + 1 score (27 p.).
Series Recent researches in American music, 0147-0078 ; v. 39
Music of the United States of America ; 9
Note For rhythmic speaking and/or singing voice (baritone-tenor), chorus voice (baritone), and instruments constructed by the composer.
Part 1 of his The wayward.
Includes non-standard notation.
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Foreword -- Pref. -- Barstow as history : an introduction to the sound world of Harry Partch -- Plates -- Barstow [transcription of original tablature score of version VII (1968) into a notation for just intonation developed by Ben Johnston] -- Apparatus -- Appendices : instrument charts -- Facsimile of 1968 version [27 p. facsim. of holograph ms. dated June 12, 1968]
Subject Partch, Harry, 1901-1974 -- Manuscripts -- Facsimiles.
Monologues with music (Vocal duet with instrumental ensemble) -- Scores.
Vocal duets with instrumental ensemble -- Scores.
Music -- Manuscripts -- Facsimiles
Added Author Kassel, Richard.
Johnston, Ben.
Added Title Wayward
ISBN 0895794683 (alk. paper)

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