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music of Ben Johnston

Heidi Von Gunden

music of Ben Johnston

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Published by Scarecrow Press in Metuchen, N.J .
Written in English

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  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Johnston, Ben.,
    • Johnston, Ben -- Criticism and interpretation.,
    • Composers -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Heidi Von Gunden.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsML410.J67 V6 1986
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 204 p. :
      Number of Pages204
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2720519M
      ISBN 100810819074
      LC Control Number86013954


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Ben Johnston is an American composer internationally known for his work with extended just intonation. This is a critical-analytical study of his early compositions, his studies with Harry Partch and John Cage, and his experiments with just intonation, serialism, indeterminacy, jazz, and finally, extended just by: 3.

The collected writings of composer Ben Johnston. Described by New York Times critic John Rockwell as “one of the best non-famous composers this country has to offer,” Ben Johnston reconceives familiar idioms--ranging from jazz to Southern hymns--using just intonation.

Johnston studied with Darius Milhaud, Harry Partch, and John Cage, and is best known for his Cited by: 4. The music of Ben Johnston. [Heidi Von Gunden] Book: All Authors / Contributors: Heidi Von Gunden. Find more information about: ISBN: American music -- Johnston, Ben - Critical studies; User lists with this item.

Ben Johnston, a prolific and influential composer who used microtonal tuning systems to create a large and varied catalog of chamber works, stage pieces and music for orchestra, choir, voice and Author: Allan Kozinn. Described by New York Times critic John Rockwell as “one of the best non-famous composers this country has to offer,” Ben Johnston reconceives familiar idioms—ranging from jazz to Southern hymns—using just intonation.

Johnston studied with Darius Milhaud, Harry Partch, and John Cage, and is best known for his String Quartet No. 4, a complex series of Brand: University of Illinois Press.

"MAXIMUM CLARITY" AND OTHER WRITINGS ON MUSIC - Ebook written by Ben Johnston. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read "MAXIMUM CLARITY" AND OTHER WRITINGS ON MUSIC.

Ben Johnston taught theory and composition from to at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign School of Music. Now retired, he lives in Rocky Mount, North Carolina.

Bob Gilmore is a reader in musicology at Dartington College of Arts in England. Ben Johnston studied with Darius Milhaud, Harry Partch, Burrill Phillips, Robert Palmer, and John Cage.

He was a professor of theory and composition at the University of Illinois. Some of his selected Read Full Biography. Overview ↓ Biography ↓ Discography ↓ Compositions ↓.

[Ed. Note: Today, Mais the 90th birthday of maverick American composer Ben Johnston. To celebrate this major milestone, the Kepler Quartet—which has spent the last 14 years working closely with Johnston to learn and record his music—has finally completed their third and final installment of the world premiere recordings of his entire oeuvre.

Ben and his son also took part in a Kilmarnock FC open day match alongside James and Simon, Ben kicked off the match with the first kick of the ball. Musical equipment used. The following is a list of musical equipment used by Ben Johnston.

Cymbals. Ben Johnston is endorsed by Sabian (According to). 6" AAX Splash; 8" AA China Splash. Barnes & Noble® has the best selection of Classical Chamber Music CDs. Buy Ben Johnston's album titled Ben Johnston: String Quartets Nos. 6, 7 & 8; Quietness to enjoy in your home or car, or gift it to another music lover!Price: $ Ben Johnston is an American composer internationally known for his work with extended just intonation.

This is a critical-analytical study of his early compositions, his studies with Harry Partch and John Cage, and his experiments with just intonation, serialism, indeterminacy, jazz, and finally, extended just intonation.

Pieces are analyzed and biographical material is included. Ben Johnston () began his recording career in He taught theory and composition for thirty-three years at the School of Music at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Bob Gilmore () was a professor, musicologist, and keyboard player. His books include Harry Partch: A Biography. Ben Johnston: Ruminations. I was very excited to receive this new release filled with excellent performances and the intriguing music of Ben Johnston.

Guitarist John Schneider is well known for his work with just-intonation and micro-tonality as well as his performances of Lou Harrison, John Cage, and Harry Partch. Described by New York Times critic John Rockwell as “one of the best non-famous composers this country has to offer,” Ben Johnston reconceives familiar idioms--ranging from jazz to Southern hymns--using just intonation.

Johnston studied with Darius Milhaud, Harry Partch, and John Cage, and is best known for his String Quartet No. 4, a complex series of variations on. Ben Johnston explains how the Kepler Quartet’s live performance of SQ10 was the impetus for beginning the project to record all of his string quartets.

Featuring footage of Johnston working with the quartet during rehearsals. Performance of Ben Johnston's Knocking Piece by Phil Andrews and Joseph Van Hassel, Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music, 4/4/ Some music of Kraig Grady and Daniel James Wolf uses just intonation scales designed by Erv Wilson explicitly for a consonant form of atonality, and many of Ben Johnston's early works, like the Sonata for Microtonal Piano and String Quartet.

Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Ben Johnston books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles.

Sonata for Microtonal Piano is a sonata for specifically microtonally tuned piano by Ben Johnston written in (see also just intonation).When the movements are played in an alternate order the piece is titled Grindlemusic.

The piece uses, "chains of just tuned (untempered) triadic intervals over the whole piano range," with very few, only seven, piano keys having octave.

Producer Brian Beattie has an unreleased Daniel Johnston album ready, but can’t make amends with the late cult singer’s management Rachel Rascoe, Oct. Suite for Microtonal Piano () is a suite for specifically microtonally tuned piano(s) by Ben Johnston written in (see also just intonation).According to Bob Gilmore the piece, "take[s] extended just intonation well beyond the point reached by Harry Partch." "The piano is tuned to a selection of overtones from the fifth octave of the harmonic spectrum of C.

The music of Ben Johnston by Heidi Von Gunden (Book) Ruminations by Ben Johnston () String quartet no. 4: for the Fine Arts Quartet by Ben Johnston Johnston Ben.

Johnston, Benjamin Johnston, Benjamin   I first saw Ben Johnston when I was a student at Oberlin, maybe The composers at the big Midwest music schools were in continual rotation as each other’s guest composers, which in itself was an amazing education.

Ben lectured and played a recording of his Fourth String Quartet, based on the song “Amazing Grace.”. Ben Johnston may refer to. Ben Johnston (rugby union) (born ), British rugby player Ben Johnston (composer) (–), American contemporary composer of concert music Bennett Johnston, Jr.

(born ), Washington, D.C.-based lobbyist Ben Johnston (Scottish musician) (born ), drummer, vocalist, and songwriter with Biffy Clyro Ben Johnston (rugby league). Ben Johnston (b. 15 MarchMacon, Georgia – d. 21 JulyDeForest, Wisconsin). Prof. Johnston earned his BFA at the College of William & Mary in Virginia in and his MMus at the University of Cincinnati – College-Conservatory of Music in He then studied music privately with Harry Partch in Gualala, California and with.

"Ben Johnston's Extended Just Intonation: A Guide for Interpreters." Perspectives of New Music, no 2 [Summer], p The website is almost entirely the work of one person: me, Joe Monzo. Artist: Music Amici, featuring Mark Shuman, Stephen Kalm, Marti Sweet. Title: Ben Johnston: Ponder Nothing - The Chamber Music of Ben Johnston.

Container condition Seller Rating: % positive. Jenn Johnson is a co-founder with her husband Brian of Bethel Music and WorshipU and together they have been integral in the production of over fifteen albums that have influenced the culture of worship across the global church.

Jenn is the founder of “Lovely by Jenn Johnson,” a lifestyle brand intended to inspire, equip and engage women of all ages to thrive.

Benjamin Jonson (c. 11 June – c. 16 August ) was an English playwright and poet, whose artistry exerted a lasting impact upon English poetry and stage popularised the comedy of is best known for the satirical plays Every Man in His Humour (), Volpone, or The Fox (c.

), The Alchemist () and Bartholomew Fair () and for his Born: c. 11 JuneWestminster, London, England. The influential experimentalist Ben Johnston – described by our friend John Rockwell as ‘one of the best non-famous composers this country has to offer’ – is being mourned by the new-music community.

Word of his death has been posted by the composers Neely Bruce and Christopher Rouse. Artist Studio/Live Sound Engineer Mixing/Mastering Engineer Composer Arranger Audio Editor Writer Broadcaster DJ (Ex Birds vs.

Planes) Contact via Twitter @BenJohnstonShow. Manchester. 23 Tracks. Followers. Stream Tracks and Playlists from Ben_Johnston on your desktop or mobile device. Looking for books by Ben Johnson.

See all books authored by Ben Johnson, including The Healing Code: 6 Minutes to Heal the Source of Your Health, Success, or Relationship Issue, and Party of Defeat, and more on Barstow: Eight Hitchhiker Inscriptions from a Highway Railing at Barstow, California ( Version) Volume 39 of Music of the United States of America Volume 9 of Music of the United States of America Volume 39 of Recent researches in American music: Author: Ben Johnston: Editor: Richard Kassel: Contributor: Harry Partch: Publisher: A-R 5/5(1).

This episode is dedicated to the music of Ben Johnston (@NewDissonance) - 9 months ago @SneakyOstrich RT @clppng: RIP Ben Johnston - 9 months ago @aarts: A wonderful appreciation of music by the late Ben Johnston by the terrific Lynn Bayley of @Artmusiclounge:.

This series is connected to the Bitter Creek Series Outcast (Benedict Brothers, #1), Invincible (Benedict Brothers, #2), Watch Out for My Girl (Benedict Author: Joan Johnston. Ben Johnston was born in Macon, Georgia inand holds degrees from William and Mary College, the Cincinnati Conservatory of Music, and Mills College.

He joined the faculty of the University of Illinois inand served as professor of composition and theory until his retirement in JOHNSTON The Tavern. 1 Revised Standards. 2 Parable 3 • 1 John Schneider (gtr, voc); 2 Eclipse SQ; 3 Karen Clark (voc); 3 Jim Sullivan (cl); 3 Sarah Thornblade (vn) • Read more MICROFEST 5 ( Text and Translation) Any new recording of music by Ben Johnston is an event.

By now, I’ve reviewed enough of his music in this pages that readers may know I. Ben Johnston’s string quartets, sonically weird yet beguilingly beautiful, are now recognised as major works in the genre, largely due to the Kepler Quartet’s pioneering recordings. Here now is the final volume of their cycle.5/5.

Swallow The Worm book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. A book of Poetry written by Ben :. Hi, How Are You Daniel Johnston? is an American documentary short about musician Daniel Johnston. The film premiered in Los Angeles at the Mama Gallery in November The film was directed by Gabriel Sunday and executive produced by Lana Del Rey and Mac ed by: Gabriel Sunday.I write stuff!

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