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Harry Partch

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Harry Partch

Harry Partch has been played on NTS in shows including Fractal Meat On A Spongy Bone, featured first on 5 September 2014. Songs played include Daphne Of The Dunes, The Bewitched and Study On Olympos' Pentatonic.

Harry Partch (June 24, 1901 – September 3, 1974) was an American composer. He was one of the first twentieth-century composers to work extensively and systematically with microtonal scales, writing much of his music for instruments he built himself, tuned in 11-limit just intonation. Interested in the potential musicality of speech, Partch worked out his first extended scales to notate the inflections of the speaking voice. He built his adapted…

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Daphne Of The Dunes
Harry Partch
Columbia Masterworks1969
Daphne Of The Dunes
Harry PartchColumbia Masterworks1969
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The Bewitched
Harry Partch
Composers Recordings Inc. (CRI)1989
The Bewitched
Harry PartchComposers Recordings Inc. (CRI)1989
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Study On Olympos' Pentatonic
Harry Partch
Composers Recordings Inc. (CRI)1997
Study On Olympos' Pentatonic
Harry PartchComposers Recordings Inc. (CRI)1997
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“By The Rivers Of Babylon”
Harry Partch
Bridge Records2011
“By The Rivers Of Babylon”
Harry PartchBridge Records2011
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Introduction To The Bewitched
Harry Partch
Innova Recordings1998
Introduction To The Bewitched
Harry PartchInnova Recordings1998
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Castor
Harry Partch
Columbia Masterworks1969
Castor
Harry PartchColumbia Masterworks1969
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Chorus Of Shadows
Harry Partch
CBS Masterworks0
Chorus Of Shadows
Harry PartchCBS Masterworks0
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