Ben Johnston (composer)

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Relationships

married: Betty Johnston (1952-04-14 – 2007-06-25)
teachers: Darius Milhaud
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/artist/600882 [info]
Wikidata: Q816527 [info]
Wikipedia: en: Ben Johnston (composer) [info]

Appearances

Date Title Attributes Artist Length
arranger
Two Studies on Ancient Greek Scales Kronos Quartet 3:42
composer
1955 Saint Joan
1955 Saint Joan: Battle Scene
1955 Saint Joan: Epilogue
1955 Saint Joan: Prologue
1955 Saint Joan: Trial and Martyrdom
1964 Sonata for Microtonal Piano
1964 Sonata for Microtonal Piano: I
1964 Sonata for Microtonal Piano: II
1964 Sonata for Microtonal Piano: III
1964 Sonata for Microtonal Piano: IV
1966 Quintet for Groups
1977 Suite for Microtonal Piano
1977 Suite for Microtonal Piano: I. Alarum
1977 Suite for Microtonal Piano: II. Blues
1977 Suite for Microtonal Piano: III. Etude
1977 Suite for Microtonal Piano: IV. Song
1977 Suite for Microtonal Piano: V. Toccata
1988 String Quartet no. 9
1988 String Quartet no. 9: I. Strong, calm, slow
1988 String Quartet no. 9: II. Fast, elated
1988 String Quartet no. 9: III. Slow, expressive
1988 String Quartet no. 9: IV. Vigorous and defiant
Crossings
Crossings: The Silence
String Quartet no. 1
String Quartet no. 1: Variation I: Clear and concentrated
String Quartet no. 1: Variation II: Sharp
String Quartet no. 1: Variation III: Still, spacious
String Quartet no. 1: Variation IV: Impetuous
String Quartet no. 1: Variation IX: Minute, atmospheric
String Quartet no. 1: Variation V: Fluid, pulsating
String Quartet no. 1: Variation VI: Assertive
String Quartet no. 1: Variation VII: Rather ominous
String Quartet no. 1: Variation VIII: Nervous, driving
String Quartet no. 2
String Quartet no. 2: I. Light and Quick: With Grace and Humor
String Quartet no. 2: II. Intimate, Spacious
String Quartet no. 2: III. Extremely Minute and Intense; Not Fast – Quick, Mercurial – Very Fast, With Suppressed Excitement – Quick – Extremely Minute
String Quartet no. 3
String Quartet no. 4 "Amazing Grace"
String Quartet no. 5
String Quartet no. 10
String Quartet no. 10: I. Brisk, intent
String Quartet no. 10: II. Solemn
String Quartet no. 10: III. Deliberate but as fast as possible
String Quartet no. 10: IV. Sprightly, not too fast
instrument
1950 Letter Harry Partch, Donald Pippin, Ben Johnston, Betty Johnston 2:53
1950 The Rose marimba [diamond marimba] Ben Johnston, Harry Partch 1:38
1950 The Street marimba [bass marimba] Ben Johnston, Harry Partch 2:39
1950 The Waterfall marimba [diamond marimba] Ben Johnston, Harry Partch 1:03
1950 The Wind marimba [bass marimba] Ben Johnston, Harry Partch 1:38
vocal
Barstow: Eight Hitchhikers' Inscription From a Highway Railing at Barstow, California Kronos Quartet, Ben Johnston 9:52