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Henry Cowell

Henry Cowell has been played on NTS in shows including Fat Out, featured first on 7 February 2016. Songs played include Aeolian Harp, Set Of Five For Violin, Piano And Percussion and The Hero Sun.

Henry Cowell (March 11, 1897 - December 10, 1965) was an American composer, musical theorist, pianist, teacher, publisher, and impresario. His contribution to the world of music was summed up by Virgil Thomson, writing in the early 1950s:

"Henry Cowell's music covers a wider range in both expression and technique than that of any other living composer. His experiments begun three decades ago in rhythm, in harmony, and in instrumental sonorities…

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Aeolian Harp
Henry Cowell
Composers Recordings Inc. (CRI)1957
Aeolian Harp
Henry CowellComposers Recordings Inc. (CRI)1957
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Set Of Five For Violin, Piano And Percussion
Henry Cowell, Alan Hovhaness, Charles Ives
MGM Records1957
Set Of Five For Violin, Piano And Percussion
Henry Cowell, Alan Hovhaness, Charles IvesMGM Records1957
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The Hero Sun
Doris Hays, Henry Cowell
Finnadar Records1977
The Hero Sun
Doris Hays, Henry CowellFinnadar Records1977
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Amiable Conversation
Henry Cowell
Circle Records1951
Amiable Conversation
Henry CowellCircle Records1951
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Anger Dance (1913)
Henry Cowell
hat ART1994
Anger Dance (1913)
Henry Cowellhat ART1994
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The Snows Of Fujiyama
Henry Cowell
Circle Records1951
The Snows Of Fujiyama
Henry CowellCircle Records1951
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The Banshee
Henry Cowell
Naxos2005
The Banshee
Henry CowellNaxos2005
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