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online publications

Continuing our mission of using current technology to make artists' work available, Frog Peak presents these online editions.

All titles are ready to read online, or download in printable .pdf files.

Rights are retained by the individual authors; please credit them when quoting or sharing these documents.

 

BOOKS & MONOGRAPHS

Divisions of the Tetrachord. John Chalmers. A major work on tuning theory and experimental intonation. Scans of the 1992 Frog Peak edition, now out of print.

Janet & Her Dear Phebe. Clarissa Dixon. An out-of-print 1909 novel written by Henry Cowell's mother.

Sounding the Full Circle. Malcolm Goldstein. "Concerning music improvisation and other related matters." Includes some scores.

The Early Works of James Tenney. Larry Polansky. First published in Soundings 13: The Music of James Tenney edited by Peter Garland

WRITINGS

There Is No They There. Jody Diamond. An American composer in Indonesia confronts the ethics of cross-cultural research.

Letter from Vienna. Daniel Goode. A "musical diary with themes" written during the Wien Modern music festival in 1999.

A Few Words About Jim Tenney. Larry Polansky. First published in A Companion to Slug Frog Peak Newsletter #13

SCORES

James Tenney: Various Manuscripts

Mahler: Symphony #10: Adagio. Transcribed for piano, four hands, by Daniel Goode.

One Page Pieces. Daniel Goode. Pieces with props and processes, each on a single page.

rounds unbound. A collection of vocal rounds by frog peak and other composers, curated by Larry Polansky.

Prose Collection. Christian Wolff. Fourteen compositions for various performers, instruments and sound sources.

Performance Practice for Doug Perkins. Larry Polansky.

Performance Practice for Doug Perkins (Score for Twitter). Larry Polansky.

Why We Sing. A round by David Mahler.

 

RECORDINGS

Music for Big Band: sound (mp3) and notes. Ilya Monosov. A collaborative work from 2003.

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