recording including P.D.Q. Bach’s Long Live The King, Four
Next-To-Last Songs, “Moose” String Quartet, The Mule,
and O Serpent; and Peter Schickele’s Hedi McKinley,
D’Indy’s Turkey, If Love Is Real, Cyndi,
Songs from Shakespeare and Listen Here, Tyrannosaurus Rex.
Excerpts from all six Telarc P.D.Q. Bach albums (listed in the
section below). 1712 Overture, Love Me, Classical
Rap, Minuet Militaire, and excerpts from Oedipus Tex,
The Musical Sacrifice, The Short-Tempered Clavier, Grand Serenade for an Awful Lot of Winds &
Percussion, Four Folk Song Upsettings. Telarc
Includes the complete first five albums (last five in
below), plus the “Sanka”
Cantata (never before released) and some newly-recorded research by
the Professor, in a 4-CD boxed set with expanded liner notes, new
historical information, and rare photos. Vanguard CD-159/62.
Lowlights from the first four
albums (last four in the list below). Concerto for Horn and
Hardart; Cantata: “Iphigenia
in Brooklyn”; New Horizons in Music Appreciation
(Beethoven Sportscast); Schleptet in Eb; What’s My
Melodic Line?; Madrigal: “My bonnie lass she
Andante—Allegro from the “Unbegun” Symphony;
excerpts from The Stoned Guest; Fugue in C minor from “Toot”
Suite. Vanguard CD-719/20 CS-719/20.
1712 Overture, Bach Portrait, Capriccio “La Pucelle de New
Orleans” (“The Maid of New Orleans”), Minuet
Militaire, Prelude to “Einstein on the Fritz,”“The Preachers of Crimetheus” (Ballet in one
selfless act). Telarc CD-80210 CS-30210. Supplies of cassette version are limited.
Liebeslieder Polkas, for mixed chorus and piano five hands;
Heavenly Songs, for bargain counter tenor, basso blotto and
keyboards. Vanguard CD-79438 CS-79438 LP-79438. Supplies of cassette version are limited.
Kleine Nichtmusik; Echo Sonata for Two Unfriendly Groups of
Instruments (complete version); A Consort of Choral Christmas
Carols (Good King Kong Looked Out; O Little Town
of Hackensack; Throw the Yule Log On, Uncle John). Vanguard CD-79399 LP-79399.
“The Stoned Guest” (half-act opera) (includes the intermission feature
Opera Whiz); Two Madrigals from The
Triumphs of Thusnelda (“The Queen to me a royal pain doth
give” and “My bonnie lass she smelleth”).
Vanguard CD-6536 LP-6536.
Sonata for Two Unfriendly Groups of Instruments (interrupted
version); “Do You Suffer” and “If You Have
Never” from Diverse Ayres on Sundrie Notions (Singing
commercials); New Horizons in Music Appreciation (Beethoven
Sportscast); Traumarei from Notebook for Betty-Sue
Bach; Schleptet in Eb; What's My Melodic
Line?; Fugue in C
Minor (Fuga Vulgaris) from the Toot Suite.
Vanguard CD-79268 LP-79268.