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Lou Harrison

Lou Harrison has been played on NTS in shows including Le Jardin w/ Sarah Davachi, featured first on 6 September 2016. Songs played include Threnody For Carlos Chavez (1979), Four Pieces For Harp and Song Of Quetzalcoatl.

Lou Silver Harrison (May 14, 1917 – February 2, 2003) was an American composer. He was a student of Henry Cowell, Arnold Schönberg, and K.P.H. Notoprojo (also known as K.R.T. Wasitodiningrat or Pak Cokro).

Harrison is particularly noted for incorporating elements of the music of non-Western cultures into his work, with a number of pieces featuring traditional Indonesian gamelan instruments, and several more featuring versions of them made out…

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Threnody For Carlos Chavez (1979)
Lou Harrison
Composers Recordings Inc. (CRI)1991
Threnody For Carlos Chavez (1979)
Lou HarrisonComposers Recordings Inc. (CRI)1991
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Four Pieces For Harp
Lou Harrison, Oakland Youth Orchestra, Robert Hughes
Desto1971
Four Pieces For Harp
Lou Harrison, Oakland Youth Orchestra, Robert HughesDesto1971
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Song Of Quetzalcoatl
Lou Harrison
Orion1972
Song Of Quetzalcoatl
Lou HarrisonOrion1972
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Suite For Violin And American Gamelan
Lou Harrison
New Albion1988
Suite For Violin And American Gamelan
Lou HarrisonNew Albion1988
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First Concerto For Flute And Percussion
The Kroumata Percussion Ensemble, Manuela Wiesler, Jolivet, Harrison, Cage, Sandström
BIS1984
First Concerto For Flute And Percussion
The Kroumata Percussion Ensemble, Manuela Wiesler, Jolivet, Harrison, Cage, SandströmBIS1984
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