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Program Number 28

“Bass/Bass Lines”

Three Bass Hits

PROKOFIEV:  From Lieutenant Kije Suite, 2nd Mvt., Philadelphia Orchestra/Ormandy, CBS Odyssey MBK 39783

DEAK:  From “Lucy and the Count”, Richard Hartshorne, contrabass/The Apple Hill Chamber Players, Opus One 77

DAVIS:  “So What”, Miles Davis, “Kind of Blue”, Columbia CL 1355

Walking Bass Snippets

J. S. BACH:  From Brandenburg Concerto No. 2, 2nd Mvt., The Chamber Orchestra of Europe, Deutsche Grammophon 431 660 2

MENDELSSOHN:  From Symphony No. 4, 2nd Mvt., London Symphony Orchestra/Abbado, Deutsche Grammophon 415 353 2

SILVER (ASCAP):  From “Blowin’ the Blues Away”, Horace Silver Quintet, “Blowin’ the Blues Away”, Blue Note BST 84017

LENNON/McCARTNEY (BMI):  From “Tell Me Why”, The Beatles, “Something New”, Capitol ST 2108

J. S. BACH:  From Sonata for Flute and Continuo (BWV 1035), 2nd Mvt., Jean-Pierre Rampal, flute/Robert Veyron-LaCroix, harpsichord/Jordi Savall, viola da gamba, Erato ECD 55020

Bassline-Less Snippets

From “Gauri Manjari”, Ustad Ali Akbar Khan, “Signature Series, Vol. 1”, Ammp CD9001

From “Pow Wow Songs,” Sioux Flag Song, New World 80343 2

From “Kingdom of the Sun,” Panpipe Ensemble, Elektra/Nonesuch 9 79197 2

From “Music from the Morning of the World,” Gamelan Angklung: Margepati, Elektra/Nonesuch 9 79196 2

From “Balafons & African Drums,” Extrait de la Messe de Minuit, Playasound PS 65034

The Can't-Get-Enough-of-that-Bass-Line Suite

STRAVINSKY/RAMUZ:  From “The Soldier’s Tale,” “Airs by a stream”, Christopher Lee, narrator/Scottish Chamber Orchestra/Friend, Nimbus NI 5063

PALMIERI (BMI):  “Caminando”, Eddie Palmieri & His Orchestra, “Vamonos Pa’l Monte”, Tico SLP 1225

PURCELL:  “Musick for a While”, Russell Oberlin/New York Musica Antiqua/Greenberg, Counterpoint CPT 535

The Canon on the Ground Suite

Sumer is icumen in, The Hilliard Ensemble, Harmonia Mundi HMC 901154

PACHELBEL:  Canon in D Major, Musica Antiqua Koln, Archiv 2566 127

P. D. Q. BACH:  From “The Art of the Ground Round,” “Nelly is a nice girl”, The Intimate P. D. Q. Bach, Vanguard VSD 79335

Our theme music is

MOZART:  Symphony No. 24 (K 182), 2nd Mvt., Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra of London/Leinsdorf, MCA Classics MCAD2 9812B


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