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The Resource Two pianos are better than one, P.D.Q. Bach

Two pianos are better than one, P.D.Q. Bach

Label
Two pianos are better than one
Title
Two pianos are better than one
Statement of responsibility
P.D.Q. Bach
Title variation
2 pianos are better than 1
Contributor
Composer
Conductor
Instrumentalist
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Contains
Accompanying matter
  • biography of composer or author
  • biography of performer or history of ensemble
  • historical information
Cataloging source
SNN
Date of event
1994 Mar. 31 and Apr. 1
Dewey number
785.662
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/featuredMedium
piano
Form of composition
concertos
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
M3.1.S3530
LC item number
T9
Music parts
not applicable
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/numberOfPerformers
  • 4
  • 6
Other event information
Recorded
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/performanceMedium
  • orchestra
  • flute
  • tuba
  • percussion
  • orchestra
  • violin
  • double bass
  • flute
  • oboe
  • bassoon
  • trombone
PerformerNote
Peter Schickele, Jon Kimura Parker, pianos (1st work) ; New York Pick-up Ensemble ; Jorge Mester, conductor
Place of event
Performing Arts Center, SUNY Purchase
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Two pianos are better than one, P.D.Q. Bach
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • The 1st work for 2 pianos and orchestra; the 2nd for 2 flutes, tuba, percussion and finger-snapper; the 3rd for orchestra; the 4th for flute, oboe, bassoon, trombone, violin and double bass
  • "All works except the Chaconne à son goût are attributed, without a shadow of a doubt, to P.D.Q. Bach"--Notes
  • Each selection preceded, and the last followed, by spoken comment
  • Notes by Peter Schickele, and biographical notes on the performers (7 pages) inserted in container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
performed music
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction (3:38) -- Concerto for two pianos vs. orchestra : (S. 2 are better than one) / P.D.Q. Bach (25:00) -- Introduction (0:32) -- Trio (sic) sonata : (S. 3(4)) / P.D.Q. Bach (6:13) -- Introduction (0:44) -- Chaconne à son goût / Prof. Peter Schickele (5:59) -- Introduction (0:53) -- The musical sacrifice : (S. 50% off) / P.D.Q. Bach (16:46) -- Closing (0:18)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc (60:16)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Lccn
99589330
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
089408037627
Publisher number
CD-80376
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)31379035
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Two pianos are better than one, P.D.Q. Bach
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • The 1st work for 2 pianos and orchestra; the 2nd for 2 flutes, tuba, percussion and finger-snapper; the 3rd for orchestra; the 4th for flute, oboe, bassoon, trombone, violin and double bass
  • "All works except the Chaconne à son goût are attributed, without a shadow of a doubt, to P.D.Q. Bach"--Notes
  • Each selection preceded, and the last followed, by spoken comment
  • Notes by Peter Schickele, and biographical notes on the performers (7 pages) inserted in container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
performed music
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction (3:38) -- Concerto for two pianos vs. orchestra : (S. 2 are better than one) / P.D.Q. Bach (25:00) -- Introduction (0:32) -- Trio (sic) sonata : (S. 3(4)) / P.D.Q. Bach (6:13) -- Introduction (0:44) -- Chaconne à son goût / Prof. Peter Schickele (5:59) -- Introduction (0:53) -- The musical sacrifice : (S. 50% off) / P.D.Q. Bach (16:46) -- Closing (0:18)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc (60:16)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Lccn
99589330
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
089408037627
Publisher number
CD-80376
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)31379035
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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