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Composer/performer David Rosenboom, who was a part of "Electric Circus" in 1969 and Terry Riley's original "In C", presents a series of works from four decades of compositional activity embracing minimalism, electronics, indeterminacy, improvisation, &c.

Rosenboom, David
Life Field

Rosenboom, David: Life Field (Tzadik)
Label: Tzadik    
Released in: USA    

"David Rosenboom is a composer/performer of unprecedented range and experience. He performed at the Electric Circus in 1969, on the original recording of In C with Terry Riley, with La Monte Young's Theatre of Eternal Music as well as with Anthony Braxton, Jim Tenney, Richard Teitelbaum and countless others. This exciting CD showcases four decades of compositional activity embracing minimalism, electronics, indeterminacy, improvisation and more. Life Field is an essential document of one of the most versatile and fascinating musicians of our time."-Tzadik

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Product Information:

UPC: 702397809128

Label: Tzadik
Catalog ID: TZA-CD-8091
Squidco Product Code: 17051

Format: CD
Condition: New
Released: 2012
Country: USA
Packaging: Jewel Tray
Recorded at various times at the Dizzy Gillespie Digital Recording Studio in The Herb Alpert School of Music at California Institute of the Arts in Valencia, CA by John Baffa.


David Rosenboom-trumpet, piano, electronics, buchla music easel, 200 series electric music box with homemade digital control system, Yamaha disklavier pianos, interactive computer systems

Danielle Ondarza-horn

James Miller-trombone

Doug Tornquist-tuba

William Winant-marimba, vibraphone, percussion

Christine Tavolacci-flute

Mark Menzies-viola

Ulrich Krieger-alto saxophone

Libby Van Cleve-oboe

Salvatore Martirano-salmar construction

Eric Clark-violin

Amy Knoles-percussion

Vicki Ray-piano

J.B. Floyd

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Track Listing:

1. Continental Divide 10:53

2. Pocket Pieces i 2:00

3. Pocket Pieces ii 1:27

4. Pocket Pieces iii 2:06

5. And Come Up Dripping 15:52

6. B.C.-A.D. II 9:52

7. Champ Vital (Life Field) 18:07

8. Predictions, Confirmations & Disconfirmations 6:31

9. Twilight Language 11:51

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