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Author Gann, Kyle, composer, performer.

Title Custer and Sitting Bull / Kyle Gann.

Publication Info. Brooklyn, NY : New World Records, [2018]

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 Talbott Media  CD 23291    Available  Ask at Circulation Desk
Description 1 audio disc (59:27) ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 003514 000655 001705
Description digital
audio file
CD audio
Medium of Performance Custer speaker 1 electronics 1 1
So many little dyings electronics sampling keyboard, including sampled voice 1 1
Scenario soprano voice 1 electronics 1 2
Note The 1st work a setting of texts by George Armstrong Custer and Sitting Bull for speaker and electronics; the 2nd a setting of a text by Kenneth Patchen for sampling keyboard; the 3rd a setting of a text by S.J. Perelman for soprano and electronics.
Language Narrated or sung in English.
Note Title from disc label.
Performer Kyle Gann, voice (1st work), electronics (1st, 3rd works), sampling keyboard (2nd work) ; Kenneth Patchen, voice (sampled; 2nd work) ; Martha Herr, soprano (3rd work).
Event Custer recorded 2007 September M.C. Maguire Studio, Toronto.
So many little dyings recorded 1999 Lewisburg, PA.
Scenario recorded 2012 October 6 Bard College.
Note "Anthology of Recorded Music, Inc."
Program notes by Kerry O'Brien, performance text and biographical notes (23 pages) inserted in container.
Contents Custer and Sitting Bull (35:14). Scene 1: Custer: "If I were an Indian ..." ; Scene 2: Sitting Bull: "Do you know who I am?" ; Scene 3: Sun dance/Battle of the Greasy-Grass River ; Scene 4: Custer's ghost to Sitting Bull -- So many little dyings (6:55) -- Scenario (17:05).
Subject Custer, George A. (George Armstrong), 1839-1876 -- Songs and music.
Sitting Bull, 1831-1890 -- Songs and music.
Custer, George A. (George Armstrong), 1839-1876 -- Musical settings.
Sitting Bull, 1831-1890 -- Musical settings.
Patchen, Kenneth, 1911-1972 -- Musical settings.
Perelman, S. J. (Sidney Joseph), 1904-1979 -- Musical settings.
Monologues with music (Electronics)
Songs (High voice) with electronics.
Microtonal music.
Electronic music.
Monologues with music (Electronics).
Microtonal music.
Electronic music.
Genre/Form Monologues (Music)
Microtonal music.
Musical settings.
Chamber music.
Added Author Patchen, Kenneth, 1911-1972, author, speaker.
Herr, Martha, singer.
Custer, George A. (George Armstrong), 1839-1876, author.
Sitting Bull, 1831-1890, author.
Perelman, S. J. (Sidney Joseph), 1904-1979, author.
O'Brien, Kerry, 1983- writer of supplementary textual content.
Container of (work): Gann, Kyle. Custer and Sitting Bull.
Container of (work): Gann, Kyle. So many little dyings.
Container of (work): Gann, Kyle. Scenario.
Anthology of Recorded Music, Inc.
Added Title Works. Selections
Standard No. 093228080121
Music No. 80801-2 New World Records