Edwin Harkins, trumpet (1st work) ; Bertram Turetzky, double bass (2nd) ; Carol Plantamura, soprano ; Jürgen Hübscher, lute (3rd) ; Dan Dunbar, timpani (4th) ; John Fonville, flute (5th) ; Philip Larson, baritone ; SONOR Ensemble ; Thomas Nee, conductor (6th).
The 1st work for trumpet; 2nd for double bass with 2 pre-recorded double basses; 3rd for soprano and lute; 4th for timpani; 5th for flute; 6th for baritone and 15 instrumentalists. Texts of 3rd and 6th works by composer (English words). Recorded at Warren Studios, San Diego, Calif. Mar. 18-20 (1st work) and July 1 (2nd), 1991; at Studio 431, San Diego, Aug. 22-23, 1987 (5th); and at Mandeville Auditorium, University of California at San Diego, Feb. 28 (3rd), Mar. 25 (4th) and Mar. 27 (5th), 1987. Compact disc. Durations: 6:15; 10:14; 13:16; 14:32; 8:32; 15:54. Texts of 4th and 6th works and program notes by Alan Rich (19 p. : port.) inserted in container.