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James Tenney

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James Tenney

James Tenney has been played over 10 times on NTS, first on 23 October 2014. James Tenney's music has been featured on 12 episodes.

James Tenney (August 10, 1934 - August 24, 2006) was an American composer and influential music theorist.

Tenney was born in Silver City, New Mexico, and grew up in Arizona and Colorado. He attended the University of Denver, the Juilliard School of Music, Bennington College (B.A., 1958) and the University of Illinois (M.A., 1961). He studied piano with Eduard Steuermann and composition with Chou Wen-chung, Lionel Nowak, Paul Boepple, Henry Brant, Carl Ruggles, Kenneth Gaburo, Lejaren Hiller, John Cage, Harry Partch, and…

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Saxony
James Tenney
Composers Recordings Inc. (CRI)1985
Saxony
James TenneyComposers Recordings Inc. (CRI)1985
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Spectral CANON For CONLON Nancarrow
James Tenney
Musicworks1984
Spectral CANON For CONLON Nancarrow
James TenneyMusicworks1984
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Collage #1 ("Blue Suede")
James Tenney
Frog Peak Music, Artifact Recordings1992
Collage #1 ("Blue Suede")
James TenneyFrog Peak Music, Artifact Recordings1992
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Septet For Electric Guitars
James Tenney
Tellus1986
Septet For Electric Guitars
James TenneyTellus1986
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Critical Band
Zeitkratzer, James Tenney
Zeitkratzer Records2010
Critical Band
Zeitkratzer, James TenneyZeitkratzer Records2010
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Fabric For Ché
James Tenney
Frog Peak Music, Artifact Recordings1992
Fabric For Ché
James TenneyFrog Peak Music, Artifact Recordings1992
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Exit (Excerpt)
George Brecht, James Tenney, George Maciunas
Electronique.it Podcast Series2012
Exit (Excerpt)
George Brecht, James Tenney, George MaciunasElectronique.it Podcast Series2012
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For Ann (Rising)
James Tenney
Frog Peak Music, Artifact Recordings1992
For Ann (Rising)
James TenneyFrog Peak Music, Artifact Recordings1992
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For Ann (Rising)
James Tenney
Musicworks1984
For Ann (Rising)
James TenneyMusicworks1984
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Glissade (1982)
James Tenney, Dario Calderone
hat[now]ART2016
Glissade (1982)
James Tenney, Dario Calderonehat[now]ART2016
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