Princeton University Library Catalog

The art of the toy piano.

Format:
Audio
Published/​Created:
[France: Universal Classics, 1997, , ℗1997]
Description:
1 online resource (1 sound file)
Series:
Naxos Music Library. [More in this series]
Notes:
  • "All works are world premiere recordings except tracks 2, 9, and 12 which are world premiere toy piano recordings."
  • The 1st and 4th works, for toy piano; 2nd work arranged for toy piano by Toby Twining; the 3rd and 7th, arranged for toy piano and piano by the composer; the 5th, transc. for 2 toy pianos by Margaret Leng Tan; the 6th, for toy piano and 3 metal cans; the 8th, for toy piano and toy boombox; the 9th transc. for 2 toys pianos by Margaret Leng Tan; the 10th, arranged for 2 toy pianos, toy accordion, melodica, toy drums and rattles, glasses, soya sauce dishes and cat food cans by the composer; the 11th, for toy piano, toy siren, police whistle and cap guns; and the 12th, transc. for toy piano and piano by Margaret Leng Tan.
Time and place of event:
Recorded 1996 October and December American Academy & Institute of Arts & Letters and Brielle studios, New York City.
Source of description:
Hard copy version record.
Participant(s)/​Performer(s):
Margaret Leng Tan, toy piano, piano, toy accordion, melodica, percussion, whistles and cap guns.
Contents:
Mirabella : a tarantella / Stephen Montague (3:00) -- Eleanor Rigby / John Lennon and Paul McCartney ; arr. by Toby Twining (2:23) -- Satie blues / Toby Twining (6:03) -- Three landscapes for Peter Wyer / Jed Distler (5:42) -- Modern love waltz / Philip Glass ; transc. Margaret Leng Tan (3:25) -- Miracle ear / David Lang (3:55) -- Nightmare rag / Toby Twining (3:51) -- East broadway / Julia Wolfe (3:30) -- Sonata in C-sharp minor op. 27, no. 2 : Moonlight. Adagio sostenuto / Beethoven ; transc. by Margaret Leng Tan (4:37) -- Sweet Chinoiserie. Not with my chopsticks you don't! ; Silent as swans ; The mark of a hero / Guy Klucevsek (7:15) -- Star-spangled etude #3 : "Furling Banner" / Raphael Mostel (1:15) -- Gymnopédie : no. 3 / Erik Satie ; transc. Margaret Leng Tan (2:31).
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Form/​Genre:
Streaming audio.
Contains:
Publisher no.:
00028945634524
OCLC:
959981084
International Standard Recording Code:
  • NLA509708001
  • NLA509708002
  • NLA509708003
  • NLA509708004
  • NLA509708005
  • NLA509708006
  • NLA509708007
  • NLA509708008
  • NLA509708009
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  • NLA509708012
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