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Inventory of Cassette Tapes Located in the Morton Feldman Archive

Given 1972-1985 at the University at Buffalo, The State University of New York

Inventory of Cassette Tapes Located in the Morton Feldman Archive

Also available in a print version: Inventory of Cassette Tapes Located in the Morton Feldman Archive, compiled by Brian K. Ross. ML410.F35AXI59

Title Index (entry numbers cited)

Notice: This inventory indicates the original format and item count of tapes given to the library from Professor Morton Feldman's estate. All reel to reel tapes have been transferred to cassette tape.


1.
Composer(s): Morton Feldman
Title(s): Spring of Chosroes
Performer(s): Paul Zukofsky ; Ursula Oppens, piano
Place of Recording: N/A
Date of Recording: 2 June 1978
Original Format: Open Reel
No. of Reels: 1
Size: 7"
Recording Details: 2 tracks ; 18' 20" ; 7.5 ips


2.
Composer(s): Morton Feldman
Title(s): Oboe & Orchestra
Performer(s): N/A
Place of Recording: N/A
Date of Recording: N/A
Original Format: Open Reel
No. of Reels: 1
Size: 5.75"
Recording Details: stereo ; 7.5 ips


3.
Composer(s): Morton Feldman
Title(s): Piano & Orchestra ; String Quartet & Orchestra
Performer(s): BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra ; Henry Lewis, conductor ; Roger Woodward, piano ; Edinburgh String Quartet
Place of Recording: N/A
Date of Recording: 28 August 1980
Original Format: Open Reel
No. of Reels: 1
Size: 7"
Recording Details: stereo, NAB ; 2 tracks ; 3.75 ips
Note: First U.K. performances of both pieces.


4.
Composer(s): Morton Feldman
Title(s): Madame Press died last week at ninety
Performer(s): N/A
Place of Recording: N/A
Date of Recording: 13 July
Original Format: Open Reel
No. of Reels: 1
Size: N/A
Recording Details: stereo ; .5 track ; 7.5 ips


5.
Composer(s): Morton Feldman
Title(s): Madame Press died last week at ninety ; Three Clarinets, Cello and Piano ; I met Heine on the Rue Fürstemburg ; Piano Three Hands
Performer(s): Morton Feldman ; Harrison Birtwistle
Place of Recording: Broadcasting House, London (BBC)
Date of Recording: N/A
Original Format: Open Reel
No. of Reels: 1
Size: 7"
Recording Details: stereo ; 7.5 ips
Note: BBC invitation concert ; Part 2 of concert program


6.
Composer(s): Morton Feldman
Title(s): Rothko Chapel
Performer(s): N/A
Place of Recording: N/A
Date of Recording: N/A
Original Format: Open Reel
No. of Reels: 1
Size: N/A
Recording Details: stereo ; .5 track ; 7.5 ips
Note: "copy of job 86665"


7.
Composer(s): Morton Feldman
Title(s): For Frank O'Hara
Performer(s): O.R.T.F.
Place of Recording:
Date of Recording: February 1974
Original Format: Open Reel
No. of Reels: 1
Size: 5"
Recording Details: N/A


8.
Composer(s): Morton Feldman
Title(s): Instruments ; Voice and Instruments 2
Performer(s): N/A
Place of Recording: N/A
Date of Recording: N/A
Original Format: Open Reel
No. of Reels: 1
Size: 7"
Recording Details: stereo ; 2x.5 track ; 7.5 ips
Note: Instruments: "(C.A.'s/BBC)" ; Voice and Instruments 2: "(Matrix/BBC)"


9.
Composer(s): Morton Feldman ; Steve Reich
Title(s): Cello and Orchestra (24:50) ; Music for Mallet Instruments, Voices and Organ (21:15)
Performer(s): Boston Symphony Orchestra ; Michael Tilson Thomas
Place of Recording: N/A
Date of Recording: 25 & 26 January 1974 ('73-'74 Season)
Original Format: Open Reel
No. of Reels: 1
Size: 7"
Recording Details: N/A


10.
Composer(s): Morton Feldman
Title(s): For Christian Wolff
Performer(s): N/A
Place of Recording: N/A
Date of Recording: N/A
Original Format: Open Reel
No. of Reels: 5
Size: 10.5"
Recording Details: 7.5 ips


11.
Composer(s): Morton Feldman
Title(s): String Quartet (& Orchestra ?)
Performer(s): N/A
Place of Recording: N/A
Date of Recording: 3 June 1980
Original Format: Open Reel
No. of Reels: 2
Size: 10.5"
Recording Details: unplayable ; no cassette dub could be made.


12.
Composer(s): Morton Feldman
Title(s): Elemental Procedures
Performer(s): N/A
Place of Recording: N/A
Date of Recording: N/A
Original Format: Open Reel
No. of Reels: 1
Size: 7"
Recording Details: stereo ; 7.5 ips


13.
Composer(s): John Cage & Morton Feldman
Title(s): Cheap Imitation (1968-80)
Performer(s): N/A
Place of Recording: N/A
Date of Recording: 19 December 1980
Original Format: Open Reel
No. of Reels: 1
Size: 7"
Recording Details: N/A


14.
Composer(s): Morton Feldman
Title(s): Orchestra
Performer(s): Scottish National Orchestra ; Elgar Howarth, conductor
Place of Recording: Bute Hall, Glasgow University
Date of Recording: 18 September 1976
Original Format: Open Reel
No. of Reels: 1
Size: 5.75"
Recording Details: NAB stereo ; 17' 45" ; 7.5 ips


15.
Composer(s): Morton Feldman
Title(s): The Viola in My Life IV
Performer(s): O.R.T.F. ; Marcello Panni, conductor ; Karen Phillips, viola
Place of Recording: Venice Biennale
Date of Recording: September 1971
Original Format: Open Reel
No. of Reels: 1
Size: 5.75"
Recording Details: N/A


16.
Composer(s): Morton Feldman
Title(s): Turfan Fragments
Performer(s): N/A
Place of Recording: N/A
Date of Recording: N/A
Original Format: Open Reel
No. of Reels: 1
Size: 7"
Recording Details: N/A


17.
Composer(s): Morton Feldman
Title(s): Unidentified orchestral work
Performer(s): N/A
Place of Recording:
Date of Recording: 1968
Original Format: Open Reel
No. of Reels: 1
Size: 5"
Recording Details: 7.5 ips


18.
Composer(s): Morton Feldman
Title(s): Swallows of Salangan
Performer(s): Mauricio Kagel, conductor?
Place of Recording: Stockholm
Date of Recording: N/A
Original Format: Open Reel
No. of Reels: 1
Size: 5"
Recording Details: N/A


19.
Composer(s): Morton Feldman
Title(s): Out of Last Pieces
Performer(s): N/A
Place of Recording: N/A
Date of Recording: N/A
Original Format: Open Reel
No. of Reels: N/A
Size: 5"
Recording Details: 7.5 ips


20.
Composer(s): Morton Feldman
Title(s): Out of Last Pieces ; Swallows of Salangan
Performer(s): Henri Pousseur, conductor (Swallows)
Place of Recording: N/A
Date of Recording: N/A
Original Format: Open Reel
No. of Reels: 1
Size: 5"
Recording Details: N/A


21.
Composer(s): Morton Feldman
Title(s): "New Versions" of Chorus and Instruments ; Christian Wolff in Cambridge
Performer(s): N/A
Place of Recording: N/A
Date of Recording: 2 August 1967
Original Format: Open Reel
No. of Reels: 1
Size: 5"
Recording Details: mono ; 7.5 ips


22.
Composer(s): Morton Feldman
Title(s): Out of Last Pieces ; Swallows of Salangan
Performer(s): Henri Pousseur, conductor (Swallows)
Place of Recording: N/A
Date of Recording: N/A
Original Format: Open Reel
No. of Reels: 1
Size: 5"
Recording Details: mono ; fulltrack ; 7.5 ips ; (copy)


23.
Composer(s): Morton Feldman
Title(s): (Piano ?)
Performer(s): Aki Takahashi
Place of Recording: Buffalo
Date of Recording: 10 November 1980
Original Format: Open Reel
No. of Reels: 1
Size: 7"
Recording Details: N/A


24.
Composer(s): Morton Feldman
Title(s): Flute and Orchestra
Performer(s): N/A
Place of Recording: N/A
Date of Recording: N/A
Format: Open Reel
No. of Reels: 1
Size: 7"
Recording Details: 7.5 ips


25.
Composer(s): Morton Feldman
Title(s): The Rothko Chapel
Performer(s): N/A
Place of Recording: N/A
Date of Recording: N/A
Original Format: Open Reel
No. of Reels: 1
Size: 7"
Recording Details: stereo ; 2x.5 track ; 7.5 ips
Note: "from AL 34138"


26.
Composer(s): Morton Feldman
Title(s): Two Pieces for 3 Pianos
Performer(s): Neely Bruce ; Dennis Kam ; Morton Feldman
Place of Recording: University of Illinois Festival of Contemporary Arts
Date of Recording: 4 February 1967
Original Format: Open Reel
No. of Reels: 1
Size: 7"
Recording Details: N/A


27.
Composer(s): Morton Feldman
Title(s): Instruments I
Performer(s): Bowery Ensemble
Place of Recording: N/A
Date of Recording: 27 October 1981
Original Format: Open Reel
No. of Reels: 1
Size: 7"
Recording Details: 2 track ; 7.5 ips


28.
Composer(s): Morton Feldman
Title(s): Instruments (1974)
Performer(s): S.E.M. Ensemble
Place of Recording: N/A
Date of Recording: January 1975
Original Format: Open Reel
No. of Reels: 1
Size: 7"
Recording Details: 7.5 ips
Note: Studio Recording ; Piece Commissioned by S.E.M. Ensemble


29.
Composer(s): Morton Feldman
Title(s): Instruments II
Performer(s): N/A
Place of Recording: N/A
Date of Recording: 4 June 1976
Original Format: Open Reel
No. of Reels: 1
Size: 7"
Recording Details: stereo ; 2 track ; 7.5 ips


30.
Composer(s): Morton Feldman
Title(s): Instruments 3
Performer(s): Eberhard Blum ; de Vries ; Jan Williams
Place of Recording: N/A
Date of Recording: N/A
Original Format: Open Reel
No. of Reels: 1
Size: 5.75"
Recording Details: N/A
Note: "(W.D.R.)"


31.
Composer(s): Morton Feldman & John Cage
Title(s): Radio Happening I
Performer(s): N/A
Place of Recording: N/A
Date of Recording: N/A
Original Format: Open Reel
No. of Reels: 2
Size: 7"
Recording Details: N/A


32.
Composer(s): Morton Feldman & John Cage
Title(s): Radio Happening II
Performer(s): N/A
Place of Recording: N/A
Date of Recording: N/A
Original Format: Open Reel
No. of Reels: 2
Size: 7"
Recording Details: N/A


33.
Composer(s): Morton Feldman & John Cage
Title(s): Radio Happening II
Performer(s): N/A
Place of Recording: N/A
Date of Recording: 12 September 1966
Original Format: Open Reel
No. of Reels: 1
Size: 7"
Recording Details: .5 track ; 3.75 ips
Note: WBAI ; missing (4/22/96) ; the work, Radio Happening II, is also found on Item 32.


34.
Composer(s): Morton Feldman
Title(s): False Relationships and the Extended Ending
Performer(s): N/A
Place of Recording: N/A
Date of Recording: N/A
Original Format: Open Reel
No. of Reels: 1
Size: 7"
Recording Details: stereo ; 2 track ; 7.5 ips


35.
Composer(s): Morton Feldman
Title(s): For John Cage
Performer(s): N/A
Place of Recording: N/A
Date of Recording: N/A
Original Format: Open Reel
No. of Reels: 2
Size: 7"
Recording Details: N/A


36.
Composer(s): N/A
Title(s): "Birtwistle...agm...music for 16 voices and three instrumental groups"
Performer(s): Ensemble Inter-Contemporaine ; John Alldis Choir ; Peter Estvös, conductor
Place of Recording: Royal Albert Hall
Date of Recording: 10.9.79
Original Format: Open Reel
No. of Reels: 1
Size: 7"
Recording Details: NAB stereo ; 7.5 ips
Note: First U.K. performance.


37.
Composer(s): N/A
Title(s):"R.W. Piano"
Performer(s): N/A
Place of Recording: N/A
Date of Recording: N/A
Original Format: Open Reel
No. of Reels:1
Size: 7"
Recording Details: N/A


38.
Composer(s): Iannis Xenakis
Title(s): Nuits
Performer(s): N/A
Place of Recording: N/A
Date of Recording: N/A
Original Format: Open Reel
No. of Reels: 1
Size: 11 cm
Recording Details: 9' 35" ; 7.5 ips


39.
Composer(s): Bunita Marcus
Title(s): Oboe, Clarinet, Bass Clarinet, Trumpet, Trombone (17 min) ; Piano Piece
Performer(s): N/A
Place of Recording: N/A
Date of Recording: N/A
Original Format: Open Reel
No. of Reels: 1
Size: 7"
Recording Details: .5 track ; 7.5 ips


40.
Composer(s): Iannis Xenakis
Title(s): Dmaathen
Performer(s): N/A
Place of Recording: N/A
Date of Recording: 11 April 1978
Original Format: Open Reel
No. of Reels: 1
Size: 5.75"
Recording Details: stereo ; 11' 35" ; 7.5 ips


41.
Composer(s): Iannis Xenakis
Title(s): Gmeeoorh
Performer(s): N/A
Place of Recording: N/A
Date of Recording: N/A
Original Format: Open Reel
No. of Reels: 1
Size: 7"
Recording Details: 29' 15" ; 7.5 ips


42.
Composer(s): Pierre Boulez ; Igor Stravinsky ; Oliver Knussen
Title(s):Eclat (11:20) ; Abraham and Isaac (12:25) ; Symphony No. 3 (Introduction & Masque) (7:10)
Performer(s): N/A
Place of Recording: N/A
Date of Recording: N/A
Original Format: Open Reel
No. of Reels: 1
Size: 7"
Recording Details: N/A


43.
Composer(s): Bunita Marcus
Title(s): Adam and Eve (1987)
Performer(s): N/A
Place of Recording: N/A
Date of Recording: N/A
Original Format: Cassette
No. of Cassettes: 1
Size: N/A
Recording Details: N/A


44.
Composer(s): Barbara Monk
Title(s): Side A: Variations for Six String Instruments ; Side B: Trio for Violin, Cello, and Piano
Performer(s): N/A
Place of Recording: N/A
Date of Recording: N/A
Original Format: Cassette
No. of Cassettes: 1
Size: N/A
Recording Details: N/A


45.
Lecturer: Bunita Marcus
Title(s): Lecture on Feldman's "Sound-Mass"
Performer(s): N/A
Place of Recording: San Diego, CA
Date of Recording: 2 April 1986
Original Format: Cassette
No. of Cassettes: 1
Size: N/A
Recording Details: N/A


46.
Composer(s): Bunita Marcus
Title(s): Side A: Lecture for Jo Kondo ; Side B: Solo (1982)
Performer(s): Eberhard Blum ; California E.A.R. Unit (Musical Group)
Place of Recording: Side A: Cal. Arts/ Side B: Berlin
Date of Recording: Side A: 1986/ Side B: 1985
Original Format: Cassette
No. of Cassettes: 1
Size: N/A
Recording Details: N/A


47.
Composer(s): Bunita Marcus
Title(s): The Rugmaker (18 min.) ; Lecture for Jo Kondo (15 min.)
Performer(s): N/A
Place of Recording: The Rugmaker: Middelburg Holland
Date of Recording: The Rugmaker: 7/5/86; Lecture: April 1986
Original Format: Cassette
No. of Cassettes: 1
Size: N/A
Recording Details: N/A


48.
Composer(s): Alexis Alrich
Title(s): "Variation for Two Pianos" (from Oakland Variations for ten instruments) ; Prelude and Jig: for mandolin and guitar ; Set for Piano ; "Water" from The Four Elements ; "Lento" from Trio for Violin, Cello, and Piano
Performer(s): Karen Rosenak ; Alexis Alrich ; Dana Rath ; Paul Binkley ; William Winant ; Stefan Hersh ;Jennifer Culp
Place of Recording: N/A
Date of Recording: N/A
Original Format: Cassette
No. of Cassettes: 1
Size: N/A
Recording Details: N/A


49.
Composer(s): John Rea
Title(s): Treppenmusik (16 min.)
Performer(s): SMCQ ; Serge Garant, conductor
Place of Recording: N/A
Date of Recording: N/A
Original Format: Cassette
No. of Cassettes: 1
Size: N/A
Recording Details: N/A


50.
Composer(s): Bunita Marcus
Title(s): Solo (43':33")
Performer(s): Eberhard Blum
Place of Recording: SUNY at Buffalo
Date of Recording: 4/7/84
Original Format: Cassette
No. of Cassettes: 1
Size: N/A
Recording Details: N/A


Title Index (entry numbers cited)

Abraham and Isaac 42
Adam and Eve 43
"Birtwistle...agm...music for 16 voices and three instrumental groups" 36
Cello and Orchestra 9
Cheap Imitation 13
Chorus and Instruments 21
Christian Wolff in Cambridge 21
Eclat 42
Elemental Procedures 12
Dmaathen 40
False Relationships and the Extended Ending 34
Flute and Orchestra 24
For Christian Wolff 10
For Frank O'Hara 7
For John Cage 35
Gmeeoorh 41
I met Heine on the Rue Fürstemburg 5
Instruments 8 , 28
Instruments I 27
Instruments II 29
Instruments 3 30
Lecture for Jo Kondo 46 , 47
Lecture on Feldman's "Sound-Mass" 45
"Lento," from Trio for Violin, Cello, and Piano 48
Madame Press died last week at ninety 4 , 5
Music for Mallet Instruments, Voices and Organ 9
Nuits 38
Oboe & Orchestra 2
Oboe, Clarinet, Bass Clarinet, Trumpet, Trombone 39
Orchestra 14
Out of Last Pieces 19 , 20 , 22
Piano 23
Piano & Orchestra 3
Piano Piece 39
Piano Three Hands 5
Prelude and Jig 48
Radio Happening I, II 31 , 32 , 33
Rothko Chapel 6 , 25
The Rugmaker 47
"R.W. Piano" 37
Set for Piano 48
Solo 46 , 50
Spring of Chosroes 1
String Quartet & Orchestra 3 , 11
Swallows 17 , 18 , 19 , 20 , 22
Symphony No. 3 (Introduction & Masque) 42
Three Clarinets, Cello and Piano 5
Treppenmusik 49
Trio for Violin, Cello, and Piano 44 , 48
Turfan Fragments 16
Two Pieces for 3 Pianos 26
Variations for Six String Instruments 44
Variation for Two Pianos, from Oakland Variations 48
The Viola in My Life IV 15
Voice and Instruments 2 8
"Water," from The Four Elements 48