String quartet no. 1 (11:04) String quartet no. 3 (14:06) Study for Player piano no. 15 / arr. Ivar Mikhashoff (1:32) No. 31 / arr. Paul Usher (2:40) No. 33 / arr. Paul Usher (7:43) No. 34 / arr. Conlon Nancarrow (4:49) Toccata for violin and player piano (1:37) Trilogy for player piano (8:05).
Arditti Quartet (Irvine Arditti, Graeme Jennings, violin ; Ralf Ehlers, viola ; Rohan de Saram violoncello) ; the piano rolls played on a Marshall & Wendell Ampico player piano (7th-8th works).
The studies arranged for string quartet or string trio. Recorded Nov. 23-25, 2004, Kammermusiksaal, Beethoven-Haus, Bonn (1st-6th works) and Oct. 21-22, 2005, Mukisakademie der Stadt Basel (remainder). Compact disc. Program notes in German with English translation (25 p. : ill.) inserted in container. Eds. recorded: Smith (1st-2nd works) ; T. Presser (7th work) ; Schott (remainder.)