Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 John's Book of Alleged Dances: Judah to Ocean
John Adams 2:36
2 John's Book of Alleged Dances: Toot Nipple
John Adams 1:16
3 John's Book of Alleged Dances: Dogjam
John Adams 2:35
4 John's Book of Alleged Dances: Pavane: She's So Fine
John Adams 6:34
5 John's Book of Alleged Dances: Rag the Bone
John Adams 3:04
6 John's Book of Alleged Dances: Habanera
John Adams 4:49
7 John's Book of Alleged Dances: Stubble Crochet
John Adams 2:44
8 John's Book of Alleged Dances: Hammer & Chisel
John Adams 1:16
9 John's Book of Alleged Dances: Alligator Escalator
John Adams 3:55
10 John's Book of Alleged Dances: Standchen: The Little Serenade
John Adams 4:59
11 John's Book of Alleged Dances: Judah to Ocean (reprise)
John Adams 2:42
12 Fratres
Arvo Pärt 9:32
13 Psalom
Arvo Pärt 2:08
14 Summa
Arvo Pärt 5:21
15 Missa Syllabica: I. Kyrie
Arvo Pärt 2:09
16 Missa Syllabica: II. Gloria
Arvo Pärt 2:48
17 Missa Syllabica: III. Credo
Arvo Pärt 4:28
18 Missa Syllabica: IV. Sanctus
Arvo Pärt 0:58
19 Missa Syllabica: V. Agnus Dei
Arvo Pärt 1:49
20 Missa Syllabica: VI. Ite, Missa Est
Arvo Pärt 0:27
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Travelling Music: I. Gentle, Easy
Kenneth Benshoof 2:20
2 Travelling Music: II. Moderate
Kenneth Benshoof 8:19
3 Travelling Music: III. Driving
Kenneth Benshoof 8:29
4 Song of Twenty Shadows
Kenneth Benshoof 11:24
5 Five Tango Sensations: Asleep
Astor Piazzolla 5:29
6 Five Tango Sensations: Loving
Astor Piazzolla 6:14
7 Five Tango Sensations: Anxiety
Astor Piazzolla 4:57
8 Five Tango Sensations: Despertar
Astor Piazzolla 6:06
9 Five Tango Sensations: Fear
Astor Piazzolla 4:07
10 Four, for Tango
Astor Piazzolla 4:06
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Piano and String Quartet
Morton Feldman 1:19:38
CD 4
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Quartet no. 4: I.
Philip Glass 8:00
2 Quartet no. 4: II.
Philip Glass 6:25
3 Quartet no. 4: III.
Philip Glass 8:48
4 Quartet no. 3 "Mishima": I. 1957 - Award Montage
Philip Glass 3:32
5 Quartet no. 3 "Mishima": II. November 25 - Ichigaya
Philip Glass 1:23
6 Quartet no. 3 "Mishima": III. 1934 - Grandmother and Kimitake
Philip Glass 2:44
7 Quartet no. 3 "Mishima": IV. 1962 - Body Building
Philip Glass 1:40
8 Quartet no. 3 "Mishima": V. Blood Oath
Philip Glass 3:14
9 Quartet no. 3 "Mishima": VI. Mishima/Closing
Philip Glass 3:05
10 Quartet no. 2 "Company": I.
Philip Glass 2:10
11 Quartet no. 2 "Company": II.
Philip Glass 1:36
12 Quartet no. 2 "Company": III.
Philip Glass 1:33
13 Quartet no. 2 "Company": IV.
Philip Glass 2:12
14 Quartet no. 5: I.
Philip Glass 1:11
15 Quartet no. 5: II.
Philip Glass 2:59
16 Quartet no. 5: III.
Philip Glass 5:28
17 Quartet no. 5: IV.
Philip Glass 4:38
18 Quartet no. 5: V.
Philip Glass 7:42
CD 5
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Dreams and Prayers of Isaac the Blind: Prelude: Calmo, sospeso
Osvaldo Golijov 3:14
2 The Dreams and Prayers of Isaac the Blind: I. Agitato - Con fuoco - Maestoso - Senza misura, Oscilante
Osvaldo Golijov 8:40
3 The Dreams and Prayers of Isaac the Blind: II. Teneramente - Ruvido - Presto
Osvaldo Golijov 10:40
4 The Dreams and Prayers of Isaac the Blind: III. Calmo, sospeso - Allegro pesante
Osvaldo Golijov 7:11
5 The Dreams and Prayers of Isaac the Blind: Postlude: Lento, liberamente
Osvaldo Golijov 2:32
6 Quartet no. 4
Sofia Gubaidulina 11:56
7 Mugam Sayagi
Franghiz Ali-Zadeh 21:28
CD 6
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Quartet no. 2, op. 64 "Quasi una Fantasia": I. Largo (Sostenuto - Mesto)
Henryk Mikołaj Górecki 8:08
2 Quartet no. 2, op. 64 "Quasi una Fantasia": II. Deciso - energico (Marcatissimo sempre)
Henryk Mikołaj Górecki 6:47
3 Quartet no. 2, op. 64 "Quasi una Fantasia": III. Arioso: Adagio cantabile
Henryk Mikołaj Górecki 7:27
4 Quartet no. 2, op. 64 "Quasi una Fantasia": IV. Allegro (Sempre con grande passione e molto marcato)
Henryk Mikołaj Górecki 9:46
5 Quartet no. 1, op. 62 "Already It Is Dusk"
Henryk Mikołaj Górecki 14:02
CD 7
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Different Trains: America - Before the War
Steve Reich 9:00
2 Different Trains: Europe - During the War
Steve Reich 7:31
3 Different Trains: After the War
Steve Reich 10:29
4 Black Angels: I. Departure: Threnody I: Night of the Electric Insects - Sounds of Bones and Flutes - Lost Bells - Devil-music - Danse macabre
George Crumb 5:37
5 Black Angels: II. Absence: Pavana Lachrymae - Threnody II: Black Angels! - Sarabanda de la Muerte Oscura - Lost Bells (Echo)
George Crumb 5:26
6 Black Angels: III. Return: God-music - Ancient Voices - Ancient Voices (Echo) - Threnody III: Night of the Electric Insects
George Crumb 7:16
CD 8
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Cadenza on the Night Plain: Introduction
Terry Riley 2:21
2 Cadenza on the Night Plain: Cadenza: Violin I
Terry Riley 2:33
3 Cadenza on the Night Plain: Where Was Wisdom When We Went West?
Terry Riley 3:07
4 Cadenza on the Night Plain: Cadenza: Viola
Terry Riley 2:24
5 Cadenza on the Night Plain: March of the Old Timers Reefer Division
Terry Riley 2:14
6 Cadenza on the Night Plain: Cadenza: Violin II
Terry Riley 2:06
7 Cadenza on the Night Plain: Tuning to Rolling Thunder
Terry Riley 4:53
8 Cadenza on the Night Plain: The Night Cry of Black Buffalo Woman
Terry Riley 2:53
9 Cadenza on the Night Plain: Cadenza: Cello
Terry Riley 1:08
10 Cadenza on the Night Plain: Gathering of the Spiral Clan
Terry Riley 5:26
11 Cadenza on the Night Plain: Captain Jack Has the Lastword
Terry Riley 1:43
12 G Song
Terry Riley 9:46
13 Salome Dances for Peace: III. The Gift: Echoes of Primordial Time
Terry Riley 11:15
14 Salome Dances for Peace: III. The Gift: Mongolian Winds
Terry Riley 4:17
15 Salome Dances for Peace: V. Good Medicine: Good Medicine Dance
Terry Riley 13:34
CD 9
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Quartet no. 2: I. Moderato
Alfred Schittke 3:12
2 Quartet no. 2: II. Agitato
Alfred Schittke 5:35
3 Quartet no. 2: III. Mesto
Alfred Schittke 6:41
4 Quartet no. 2: IV. Moderato
Alfred Schittke 6:36
5 Quartet no. 4: I. Lento
Alfred Schittke 9:01
6 Quartet no. 4: II. Allegro
Alfred Schittke 7:00
7 Quartet no. 4: III. Lento
Alfred Schittke 5:57
8 Quartet no. 4: IV. Vivace
Alfred Schittke 3:26
9 Quartet no. 4: V. Lento
Alfred Schittke 9:30
10 Concerto for Mixed Choir: Collected Songs Where Every Verse Is Filled With Grief
Alfred Schittke 8:25
CD 10
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Quartet no. 11 "Jabiru Dreaming": I. Deciso
Peter Sculthorpe 5:03
2 Quartet no. 11 "Jabiru Dreaming": II. Amoroso
Peter Sculthorpe 7:38
3 Quartet no. 8: I. Con dolore
Peter Sculthorpe 2:05
4 Quartet no. 8: II. Risoluto; calmo
Peter Sculthorpe 3:20
5 Quartet no. 8: III. Con dolore
Peter Sculthorpe 3:05
6 Quartet no. 8: IV. Con precisione
Peter Sculthorpe 1:36
7 Quartet no. 8: V. Con dolore
Peter Sculthorpe 1:59
8 From Ubirr
Peter Sculthorpe 11:19
9 Memoirs of a Lost Soul: Tragedy at the Opera
P.Q. Phan 6:37
10 Quartet no. 1 "White Man Sleeps": First Dance
Kevin Volans 4:04
11 Quartet no. 1 "White Man Sleeps": Second Dance
Kevin Volans 5:08
12 Quartet no. 1 "White Man Sleeps": Third Dance
Kevin Volans 3:28
13 Quartet no. 1 "White Man Sleeps": Fourth Dance
Kevin Volans 6:20
14 Quartet no. 1 "White Man Sleeps": Fifth Dance
Kevin Volans 3:28

Credits

CD 1

violin:
David Harrington (US violinist, member of Kronos Quartet) (1987-11) (track 12)
John Sherba (1987-11) (track 12)
David Harrington (US violinist, member of Kronos Quartet) (1993-08) (tracks 13, 15–20)
John Sherba (1993-08) (tracks 13, 15–20)
David Harrington (US violinist, member of Kronos Quartet) (1995-08) (track 2)
John Sherba (1995-08) (track 2)
David Harrington (US violinist, member of Kronos Quartet) (1996-08) (tracks 1, 3–11)
John Sherba (1996-08) (tracks 1, 3–11)
David Harrington (US violinist, member of Kronos Quartet) (1997-07) (track 14)
John Sherba (1997-07) (track 14)
cello:
Joan Jeanrenaud (1987-11) (track 12)
Joan Jeanrenaud (1993-08) (tracks 13, 15–20)
Joan Jeanrenaud (1995-08) (track 2)
Joan Jeanrenaud (1996-08) (tracks 1, 3–11)
Joan Jeanrenaud (1997-07) (track 14)
strings:
Kronos Quartet (1987-11) (track 12)
Kronos Quartet (1993-08) (tracks 13, 15–20)
Kronos Quartet (1995-08) (track 2)
Kronos Quartet (1996-08) (tracks 1, 3–11)
Kronos Quartet (1997-07) (track 14)
viola:
Hank Dutt (1987-11) (track 12)
Hank Dutt (1993-08) (tracks 13, 15–20)
Hank Dutt (1995-08) (track 2)
Hank Dutt (1996-08) (tracks 1, 3–11)
Hank Dutt (1997-07) (track 14)
violins:
Kronos Quartet (tracks 1–11)
alto vocals:
Suzanne Elder (1993-08) (tracks 15–20)
arranger:
Arvo Pärt (1989) (track 12)
assistant engineer:
Tom Luekens (1993-08) (tracks 13, 15–20)
Bob Levy (1997-07) (track 14)
baritone vocals:
Paul Hillier (1993-08) (tracks 15–20)
composer:
Arvo Pärt (1977) (tracks 12, 14–20)
Arvo Pärt (1985) (track 13)
John Adams (American minimalist composer) (1994) (tracks 1–11)
engineer:
John Newton (editor, engineer mixer) (1988-01) (track 12)
Craig Silvey (1993-08) (tracks 13, 15–20)
Craig Silvey (1997-07) (track 14)
producer:
Kronos Quartet (track 13)
Judith Sherman (track 13)
soprano vocals:
Ellen Hargis (1993-08) (tracks 15–20)
tenor vocals:
Neal Rogers (1993-08) (tracks 15–20)
recorded at:
Skywalker Sound in Sausalito, California, United States (1993-08) (tracks 13, 15–20)
Skywalker Sound in Sausalito, California, United States (1996-08) (tracks 1, 3–11)
arrangement of:
Fratres (parent work - if in doubt, use this one) (track 12)
part of:
Missa syllabica (for mixed choir and organ) (tracks 15–20)
recording of:
Fratres (for string quartet, 1989) (1987-11) (track 12)
Missa syllabica: I. Kyrie (1993-08) (track 15)
Missa syllabica: II. Gloria (1993-08) (track 16)
Missa syllabica: III. Credo (1993-08) (track 17)
Missa syllabica: IV. Sanctus (1993-08) (track 18)
Missa syllabica: V. Agnus Dei (1993-08) (track 19)
Psalom (for string quartet) (1993-08) (track 13)
Summa (for string quartet) (1997-07) (track 14)
version of:
Psalom (parent work - if in doubt, use this one) (track 13)
Summa (for choir) (track 14)

CD 2

bandoneón:
Astor Piazzolla (1989) (tracks 5–9)
violin:
David Harrington (US violinist, member of Kronos Quartet) (1989) (tracks 5–9)
John Sherba (1989) (tracks 5–9)
cello:
Joan Jeanrenaud (1989) (tracks 5–9)
strings:
Kronos Quartet (tracks 1–4, 6, 10)
viola:
Hank Dutt (1989) (tracks 5–9)
composer:
Astor Piazzolla (1989) (tracks 5–9)
part of:
recording of:

CD 3

strings:
Kronos Quartet (1991-11) (track 1)
piano:
高橋アキ (pianist) (1991-11) (track 1)
composer:
Morton Feldman (1985) (track 1)
recorded at:
recording of:
Piano and String Quartet (1991-11) (track 1)

CD 4

strings:
Kronos Quartet (tracks 1–18)

CD 5

violin:
David Harrington (US violinist, member of Kronos Quartet) (track 7)
John Sherba (track 7)
cello:
Joan Jeanrenaud (track 7)
strings:
Kronos Quartet (tracks 1–7)
viola:
Hank Dutt (track 7)
assistant engineer:
Tom Luekens (track 7)
composer:
Firəngiz Əlizadə (1993) (track 7)
engineer:
Judith Sherman (track 7)
Craig Silvey (track 7)
producer:
Kronos Quartet (track 7)
Judith Sherman (track 7)
recording of:
Mugam Sayagi (track 7)

CD 6

strings:
Kronos Quartet (tracks 1–5)

CD 7

violin:
David Harrington (US violinist, member of Kronos Quartet) (tracks 1–3)
strings:
Kronos Quartet (tracks 1, 4–6)
composer:
Steve Reich (1988) (tracks 1–3)
part of:
Different Trains (movement) (tracks 1–3)
recording of:

CD 8

violin:
David Harrington (US violinist, member of Kronos Quartet) (1997-07) (track 12)
John Sherba (1997-07) (track 12)
David Harrington (US violinist, member of Kronos Quartet) (1997-07 – 1997-08) (tracks 1–11)
John Sherba (1997-07 – 1997-08) (tracks 1–11)
cello:
Joan Jeanrenaud (1997-07) (track 12)
Joan Jeanrenaud (1997-07 – 1997-08) (tracks 1–11)
strings:
Kronos Quartet (tracks 3, 13–15)
viola:
Hank Dutt (1997-07) (track 12)
Hank Dutt (1997-07 – 1997-08) (tracks 1–11)
assistant editor:
Tom Luekens (track 12)
Jeanne Velonis (tracks 1–11)
assistant engineer:
Bob Levy (1997-07) (track 12)
Bob Levy (1997-07 – 1997-08) (tracks 1–11)
composer:
Terry Riley (tracks 1–12)
engineer:
Craig Silvey (1997-07) (track 12)
Craig Silvey (1997-07 – 1997-08) (tracks 1–11)
performer:
Kronos Quartet (1997-07) (track 12)
Kronos Quartet (1997-07 – 1997-08) (tracks 1–11)
recorded at:
Skywalker Sound in Sausalito, California, United States (1997-07 – 1997-08) (tracks 1–11)
part of:
Cadenza on the Night Plain (tracks 1–11)
recording of:
G Song (1997-07) (track 12)
Cadenza on the Night Plain: Cadenza: Cello (1997-07 – 1997-08) (track 9)
Cadenza on the Night Plain: Cadenza: Viola (1997-07 – 1997-08) (track 4)
Cadenza on the Night Plain: Cadenza: Violin I (1997-07 – 1997-08) (track 2)
Cadenza on the Night Plain: Cadenza: Violin II (1997-07 – 1997-08) (track 6)
Cadenza on the Night Plain: Introduction (1997-07 – 1997-08) (track 1)

CD 9

violin:
David Harrington (US violinist, member of Kronos Quartet) (tracks 1–10)
John Sherba (tracks 1–10)
cello:
Joan Jeanrenaud (tracks 1–10)
strings:
Kronos Quartet (track 2)
viola:
Hank Dutt (tracks 1–10)
arranger:
Kronos Quartet (track 10)
composer:
arrangement of:
part of:
String Quartet no. 2 (movement) (tracks 1–4)
String Quartet no. 4 (tracks 5–9)
recording of:
Collected Songs Where Every Verse Is Filled With Grief (for string quartet, Kronos Quartet) (track 10)

Release

ASIN: US: B00000DD9B [info]