James Tenney

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Although his name is familiar mainly to specialists, James Tenney has been a highly influential figure in American music, particularly in promoting various strands of twentieth century avant-garde, from…
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Diaphonic Trio 1974 17:47 Chamber Music
Chorale 1974 02:54 Chamber Music
Koan: Having Never Written a Note for percussion (For John Bergamo) 1971 20:53 Choral
Koan, for violin (Postal Piece No. 4) 1954 12:00 Chamber Music
Diaphonic Toccata 1997 03:36 Chamber Music
3 Pages in the Shape of a Pear 1995 03:00 Chamber Music
Ergodos II with Instrumental Responses 1964 13:42 Electronic/Computer Music
Septet, for 6 electric guitars & electric bass 1981 06:57 Miscellaneous (Classical)
Ergodos I for John Cage 03:30 Miscellaneous (Classical)
Tangled Rag, for piano 04:30 Keyboard
Critical Band, for chamber ensemble 1988 17:24 Chamber Music
Rune, for percussion ensemble 1988 20:15 Chamber Music
Water on the Mountain. . . Fire in Heaven 1985 24:33 Miscellaneous (Classical)
Saxony 1978 25:09 Miscellaneous (Classical)
Dialogue, for synthesizer 1963 04:17 Electronic/Computer Music
Harmonium No. 3, for 3 harps 1980 04:33 Chamber Music
For Ann (rising) 1969 11:47 Electronic/Computer Music
Swell Piece #2 1971 10:18 Miscellaneous (Classical)
Fabric for Ché 1967 09:55 Electronic/Computer Music
Harmonium No. 5, for violin, viola & cello 1978 07:09 Chamber Music
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