New Scores this Summer

Come by and check out our newest scores for a variety instruments from Euphonium to Djembe as well as new duets and trios for Trombone and Piano!

Jean Hubeau – Sonate for Trumpet and Piano – M261 .H82 S6 2015

Paul Jennings – Djembe Method – MT662 .J46 H35 2015

Augusta Read Thomas – Dancing Helix Rituals: Violin, Clarinet, and Piano – M322 .T46 D3 2015

Bruce Broughton – Ballad for Trombone or Euphonium and Piano – M263 .B76 B3 1998

Alfred Schnittke – Concerto for Viola and Orchestra – M1015 .S37 2008

David Maslanka – Cello Songs for Violincello and Piano – M233 .M25 C45 2015

David Maslanka – Duo for Flute and Piano – M242 .M38 D8 2012

Charles Reskin – Passages: Trumpet and Piano – M1031 .R47 P37 2013

Anthony Turnage – Four Pieces for Clarinet and Piano – M249 .T945 2015

Jean-François Michel – Trilogy: For 2 Trombones and Piano – M317 .M53 T7 2014

Laurie Altman – Colors of the City: For 2 Trombones and Piano – M317 .A455 C65 2015

Anthony Plog – Interplay: For Trombone and Piano – M263 .P56 I58 2015

Fritz Spindler – Sonate for Horn and Piano – M257 .S65 S56 2015

Julian Anderson – Lucretius: Soprano and Percussion – M1624.8 .A53 2016

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New Random CD’s

Zachary Wadsworth – The Far West – CD 2532

Original Cast – Bend It Like Beckham – CD 2531

Joseph Bertolozzi – Tower Music – CD 2536

The Sixteen – The Deer’s Cry – CD 2545

Various Artists – Tales of Tinseltown – CD 2526

David Starobin – New Music with Guitar Vol. 10 – CD 2533

Julia Wolfe – Anthracite Fields – CD 2541

Original Cast – First Daughter – CD 2530

Original Cast – Next Thing You Know – CD 2528

Bill Evans – Some Other Time – CD 2555

R. Nathaniel Dett – The Ordering of Moses – CD 2557

Original Cast – Brooklyn Crush – CD 2560

Original Cast – An American Victory – CD 2561

Manhattan Camerata – Tango Fado Project – CD 2537

Original Cast – On Your Feet! – CD 2540

Noble Sissle & Eubie Blake – Shuffle Along – CD 2562

New Zion w. Cyro – Sunshine Seas – CD 2551

Steve Reich – Third Coast Percussion – CD 2547

Henry Threadgill Zooid – In for a Penny, In for a Pound – CD 2546

 

 

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Tony Award Winners 2016

IMG_20160613_102726Congratulations to all Tony Award winners this year! The Music Library would like to highlight some of the great musicals and plays which won prizes last night.

Items held by the Music Library are indicated with *. Other items available at Bender Library.

HAMILTON – 11 wins, including Best Musical, Best Original Score and three acting prizes

  • *Original Broadway Cast Recording – HamiltonCD 10488 (on reserve for classes this summer)
  • *Lin-Manuel Miranda – Hamilton (songbook) – M1508.M588 H3 2016
  • Ron Chernow – Alexander Hamilton (biography on which the show was based)- E302.6.H2 C48 2004
  • Lin-Manuel Miranda and Jeremy McCarter – Hamilton: The Revolution (libretto and making of) – ML50.M574 H36 2016 (library copy is on order, check back later this summer!)

THE COLOR PURPLE – 2 wins: Best Revival of a Musical, Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical

  • *New Broadway Cast Recording – The Color Purple CD 2523 (2016 cast recording, including performances by Tony Award winner Cynthia Erivo)
  • *Original Broadway Cast Recording – The Color PurpleStreaming Audio (available off campus with AU login) or CD 3569 (original 2005 cast recording, including performances by Renée Elise Goldsberry (2016 Tony winner for her performance in Hamilton))
  • Film – The Color PurpleHU DVD 5426 (1985 film directed by Steven Spielberg and starring Whoopi Goldberg, Oprah Winfrey, Danny Glover, Margaret Avery, Rae Dawn Chong and Adolph Caesar. Includes bonus materials related to the original Broadway musical production.)
  • Alice Walker – The Color PurplePS3573.A425 C6 (1982 novel on which the film and musical are based)

THE HUMANS – Best Play, two acting prizes, Best Scenic Design of a Play

ARTHUR MILLER’S A VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE – Best Revival of a Play

  • The Penguin Arthur Miller: Collected PlaysPS3525.I5156 A6 2015 (Includes the two-act version of A View from the Bridge)
  • *William Bolcom – A View from the Bridge (opera) – Streaming Audio or CD 7687 (recording of William Bolcom and Arnold Weinstein’s 2001 adaptation)
  • *William Bolcom – A View from the Bridge: An Opera in Two ActsM1503.B692 V54 2002 (vocal score)

THE FATHER – Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play

  • Florian Zeller (translated by Christopher Hampton) – The Mother and The FatherPQ2686.E469 A2 2015 (plays)

LONG DAY’S JOURNEY INTO NIGHT – Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play, Best Lighting Design of a Play

  • Eugene O’Neil – Long Day’s Journey Into NightPS3529.N5 L6 2014 (play)
  • Film – Long Day’s Journey Into NightHU DVD 5611 (1962 film starring Katherine Hepburn, Ralph Richardson, Jason Robards, Jr., Dean Stockwell and Jeanne Barr.)

SHE LOVES ME – Best Scenic Design of a Musical

  • *Jerry Bock and Sheldon Harnick – She Loves Me (vocal selections) – M1508.B6 S5 1963 (songbook)
  • Film – The Shop Around the Corner HU DVD 602 (1940 film also based on the play Parfumerie. Stars Margaret Sullavan, James Stewart, Frank Morgan, and Joseph Schildkraut.)
  • Film – You’ve Got MailHU DVD 10858 (1998 film also based on the play Parfumerie. Stars Meg Ryan and Tom Hanks)

 

 

 

 

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New Books This Summer

Come check out our newest songbooks, some featuring Hispanic songs and artists including Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Hamilton!

Lin-Manuel Miranda – Hamilton – M1508.M588H32016

Edited by Maria DiPalma & Richard Walters – Anthology of Spanish Songs (High Voice) – M1619.A72852014

Edited by Maria DiPalma & Richard Walters – Anthology of Spanish Songs (Low Voice) – M1619.A7282013

Rodgers & Hammerstein – Allegro – M1503.R684A51995

Big Book of Latin American Songs – M1680.18.B541992

 

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First batch of Summer Acquisitions!

Our first batch of new CDs and scores have arrived, including something for everone:

Scores

Benjamin Britten – Three Suites, Op. 72, 80, & 87, for solo viola – M49 .B862 S85 2013

Nils Rohwer – Marimbayana for Solo Marimba – M175 .X6 R69 2011

Henry Mancini (Arr. John Wasson) – The Best of Henry Mancini (Baby Elephant Walk, The Pink Panther, Moon River, Peter Gunn) for brass quintet (2 tpt, F horn, tr, tba & opt. perc.) – M558 .M36 B47 2015

Tom Kubis (arr.) – Autumn is Leafing (2 alto sax, 2 tenor sax, bari sax, pno, bass, drums) – M559 .K83 A98 2015

John Cage – Variations I (for any kind and number of instruments) – M1470 .C34 V4 no.1 1960

Gabriel Fauré – Complete Songs, Volume 3 (high voice, voice and piano) – M1620 .F27 2015 v.3

Robert Stephenson – Quotation Etudes: for oboe, clarinet, or saxophone – MT365 .S74 Q6 2015

CDs

Fats Domino – The Blues BiographyCD 2472

Various Artists – Unwired: Acoustic Music from Around the WorldCD 2494

Folk Music from Niger and Benin – The Fulani, Les PeulsCD 2502

London Cast Recording – Duncan Sheik – American PsychoCD 2520

2016 Broadway Cast Recording – Fiddler on the RoofCD 2521

New Broadway Cast Recording – The Color PurpleCD 2523

Ursula Mamlok (composer) – Music of Ursula Mamlok, Vol. 5CD 2524

CDs from The Oxford American

Various Artists, compiled by the Oxford American and Rick Clark – The Oxford American: Southern Sampler 1998CD 2354

Various Artists, compiled by the Oxford American and Rick Clark – The Oxford American: Southern Sampler 1999CD 2355

Various Artists, compiled by the Oxford American and Rick Clark – The Oxford American: Southern Sampler 2000CD 2357

Various Artists, compiled by the Oxford American and Rick Clark – The Oxford American: Southern Music CD #5 (2001) – CD 2362

Various Artists, compiled by the Oxford American and Rick Clark – The Oxford American: Southern Music CD #6 (2003)- CD 2369

Various Artists – The Oxford American: 2005 Southern Music CDCD 2374

Various Artists, compiled by Marc Smirnoff and the staff of the Oxford American with Anne Pitts – The Oxford American: 2006 Southern Music CDCD 2375

Various Artists – 10th Anniversary Edition: Two Southern Music CDs (2008) – CD 2376

Various Artists – The Oxford American: Southern Music CD, 11th Ed.CD 2378 and CD 2383

Various Artists, compiled by Marc Smirnoff and the staff of the Oxford American- The Oxford American: Southern Music CD [no. 12] – CD 2387

Various Artists – The Oxford American: Southern Music CD #13CD 2388

Various Artists – [The Oxford American] The Music of Louisiana [no. 14] – CD 2389

Various Artists, compiled and produced by Rick Clark, with the staff of the Oxford American. Special thanks to legal advisor Nancy Prager – Oxford American Southern Music CD [Featuring The Music of] TennesseeCD 2392

Various Artists – The Oxford American Southern Music Issue: Featuring the Music of TexasCD 2395

Various Artists – The Oxford American Southern Music Issue: No. 17, Featuring GeorgiaCD 2525

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New CDs Have Arrived!

Buffy Sainte-Marie – It’s My Way! – CD 2447

The Smashing Pumpkins – Gish – CD 2425

Julie London – Julie Is Her Name – CD 2427

Tame Impala – Currents – CD 2450

Tame Impala – Innerspeaker – CD 2449

Pink Floyd – Atom Heart Mother – CD 2403

Opeth – Morningrise – CD 2401

Carousel of American Music – San Francisco Concerts – CD 2453

Vivaldi, Recomposed by Max Richter – The Four Seasons – CD 2456

20th Century Masters – The Best of Curtis Mayfield & The Impressions – CD 2429

Nick Drake – Time Of No Reply – CD 2510

The Flaming Lips – Yoshimi Battles The Pink Robots – CD 2503

Johnny Cash – The Legend – CD 2457

Richard Strauss – Elektra – CD 2518

Woody Guthrie – Library of Congress Recordings – CD 2519

Iron & Wine – The Creek Drank The Cradle – CD 2512

i am sam – Motion Picture Soundtrack – CD 2517

Dr. John – Gumbo – CD 2506

Norah Jones – Come Away With Me – CD 2513

Elvis Presley – Heart & Soul – CD 2508

Ella Fiztgerald – Ella & Friends – CD 2470

Hank Williams – Gold – CD 2469

Dixie Chicks – Wide Open Spaces – CD 2480

Bessie Smith – The Collection – CD 2463

20th Century Masters – The Best of Bill Monroe – CD 2473

 

 

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New Music Concert!

This Thursday (tomorrow), from 7:30-9:00, Ensemble-in-Residence INTERFERENCE new music collective will present their fourth performance, Washington Landscape, in our ongoing series Connected: Music in the Museum. It will take place in the Katzen Art Museum, and will feature compositions and performances by some of our very own faculty! The program will start with a talk by Dr. Sean Doyle about the late Pierre Boulez, a French composer and conductor who recently passed, and will proceed with pieces written by William Brent,  Fernando Benadon, Steve Antosca, Jeffery Mumford and Frederick Weck! It will be both an acoustic and electronic music event with Nancy Snider on Cello, Noah Getz on Saxophone, William Brent on computer, John Pickford Richards on viola, Lina Bahn on violin, and Danfis on video and drums.
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Concerts are free and open to the public so bring your friends! It will be a great concert filled with the music of top caliber musicians!
This Thursday (tomorrow), 4/21/2016, at 7:30 in the Katzen Art Museum!

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