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Harry Partch - The Harry Partch Collection Volume 1 flac
Performer: Harry Partch
Title: The Harry Partch Collection Volume 1
Label: Composers Recordings Inc. (CRI)
Country: US
Released: 1997
Style: Modern Classical, Experimental
Cat: CD 751
Rating: 4.4/5
Format: MP3, FLAC, WMA
FLAC size: 2352 mb | MP3 size: 1712 mb | WMA size: 1525 mb
Genre: Classic

1The Waterfall1:11
2Eleven Intrusions (1949-50)(21:07)
3Soldiers - War - Another War2:03
4Phase Four - Mumbo Jumbo, Hocus Pocus, Hoity Toity, Hotsy Totsy, Acey Deucy, Hoochy-Koochy (Look Out! He's Got A Gun!)1:26
6Phase One - Well, Bless My Soul! (Well, Bless My Soul!)2:48
7The Street2:46
8Act II, Scene 3 "Land Of Darkness And Of Whirlwinds" (Slow, Fast, Wild!)3:31
9Phase Two - One, Two, Three - X,Y,Z2:13
10Act II, Scene 1 "Nor These Lips Upon Your Eyes" (Rumba)3:26
11Study On Olympos' Pentatonic1:20
13 Plectra And Percussion Dances (Satyr-Play Music For Dance Theater)
14Ulysses At The Edge6:39
15The Wind1:45
17Even Wild Horses - Dance Music For An Absent Drama(22:46)
18Act III, Scene 2 "Let Us Contemplate Undazzed The Endless Reaches Of My Innocence" (Tahitian Dance)2:21
19Act I, Scene 2 Rhythm Of The Womb - Melody Of The Grave (Heartbeat Rhythm)3:00
20Act II, Scene 2 "Hunger, Thirst, Shouts, Dance!" (Naniga)2:12
22Castor & Pollux - A Dance For The Twin Rhythms Of Gemini(15:23)
23Act I, Scene 1 A Decent And Honorable Mistake (Samba)2:42
24Phase Three - Shake Hands Now, Boys, And At The Sound Of The Bell Come Out Fighting!2:55
25The Rose1:42
26Ring Around The Moon - A Dance Fantasm For Here And Now(9:22)
27Study On Archytas' Enharmonic2:02
28Cloud-Chamber Music3:55
29Act III, Scene 1 "Had I Not Once A Lovely Youth!" (Conga)2:47
30Act I, Scene 3 Happy Birthday To You! (Afro-Chinese Minuet)2:47
31The Crane1:41


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
80621-2Harry Partch The Harry Partch Collection Volume 1 ‎(CD, Comp)New World Records80621-2US2004


  • Composed By, PerformerHarry Partch
  • ConductorHorace Schwartz (tracks: 12-25)
  • Liner NotesBob Gilmore
  • PerformerGate 5 Ensemble (Evanston) (tracks: 26), Gate 5 Ensemble (Sausalito) (tracks: 12-25)
  • Performer [Instrumentalist]Ben Johnston (tracks: 1-11), Betty Johnston (tracks: 1-11), Bill Snead (tracks: 1-11), Donald Pippin (tracks: 1-11)
  • Vocals [Principal]Harry Partch (tracks: 1-11)
  • VoiceAllan Louw (tracks: 18-25)


Packaged in a standard jewel case with a photo-illustrated 20-page booklet that includes credits, lyrics, notes, and release information.

Tracks 1-11 recorded in 1950-51 in Gualala, California.
Tracks 12-25 recorded in 1953 in Sausalito, California.
Track 26 recorded in 1958 in Evanston, Illinois.

Historic recordings supervised by the composer and first released on Gate 5 Records.


  • Barcode: 090438075121


  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Composers Recordings Inc. (CRI)
  • Copyright (c) – Composers Recordings Inc. (CRI)


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