Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Grand Pianola Music: 1st & 2nd movements
John Adams 23:52
2 Grand Pianola Music: 3rd movement
John Adams 8:18
3 Shaker Loops: I. Shaking and Trembling
John Adams 7:58
4 Shaker Loops: II. Hymning Slews
John Adams 5:23
5 Shaker Loops: III. Loops and Verses
John Adams 7:51
6 Shaker Loops: IV. A Final Shaking
John Adams 3:47
7 The Chairman Dances: Foxtrot for Orchestra
John Adams 12:49
8 Short Ride in a Fast Machine
John Adams 4:29

Credits

CD 1

flute:
Ransom Wilson (flutist and conductor) (tracks 1–2)
piano:
Alan Feinberg (tracks 1–2)
Ursula Oppens (pianist) (tracks 1–2)
balance engineer:
Mike Hatch (engineer/editor) (1993-07-04 – 1993-07-09) (track 8)
Mike Hatch (engineer/editor) (1993-09-20) (track 7)
composer:
John Adams (American minimalist composer) (1982) (tracks 1–2)
John Adams (American minimalist composer) (1985) (track 7)
John Adams (American minimalist composer) (1986) (track 8)
conductor:
Ransom Wilson (flutist and conductor) (1984-03) (tracks 1–2)
Christopher Warren‐Green (violinist and conductor) (1990-03) (tracks 3–6)
Simon Rattle (conductor) (1993-07-04 – 1993-07-09) (track 8)
Simon Rattle (conductor) (1993-09-20) (track 7)
engineer:
Hank Altman (tracks 1–2)
Tim Geelan (tracks 1–2)
Ronald Streicher (tracks 1–2)
Stanley Tonkel (tracks 1–2)
orchestra:
Solisti New York (1984-03) (tracks 1–2)
London Chamber Orchestra (1990-03) (tracks 3–6)
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra (1993-07-04 – 1993-07-09) (track 8)
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra (1993-09-20) (track 7)
producer:
Patti Laursen (tracks 1–2)
David R. Murray (tracks 7–8)
revised by:
John Adams (American minimalist composer) (1983) (tracks 3–6)
soprano vocals:
Pamela Wood Ambush (tracks 1–2)
Jane Bryden (soprano) (tracks 1–2)
Kimball Wheeler (tracks 1–2)
recorded at:
Lehman Center in The Bronx, New York, New York, United States (1984-03) (tracks 1–2)
All Saints’ Church (Petersham) in Richmond upon Thames, London, England, United Kingdom (1990-03) (tracks 3–6)
Symphony Hall (Birmingham) in Birmingham, West Midlands, England, United Kingdom (1993-07-04 – 1993-07-09) (track 8)
Symphony Hall (Birmingham) in Birmingham, West Midlands, England, United Kingdom (1993-09-20) (track 7)
arrangements:
Short Ride in a Fast Machine (for concert band, Odom) (track 8)
part of:
Grand Pianola Music (tracks 1–2)
Shaker Loops (revised "string orchestra" version) (tracks 3–6)
recording of:
Grand Pianola Music: I. / II. (1984-03) (track 1)
Shaker Loops: II. Hymning slews (1990-03) (track 4)
Shaker Loops: IV. A final shaking (1990-03) (track 6)
Short Ride in a Fast Machine (1993-07-04 – 1993-07-09) (track 8)
referred to in medleys: