James Tenney

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    Spectral Canon for Conlon Nancarrow (1976 version; piano roll punched by Nancarrow)James Tenney
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    Ergodos IIJames Tenney
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    Phases (for Edgard Varèse)James Tenney
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    Collage #1 ("Blue Suede")James Tenney
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    Music for Player PianoJames Tenney

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        Studied piano with Eduard Steuermann. Composition with Chou Wen-chung, Lionel Nowak, Paul Boepple, Henry Brant, Carl Ruggles, Kenneth Gaburo, Lejaren Hiller, Edgard Var+¬se. Associate Member of the Technical Staff at Bell Telephone Labs from 1961-64. Developed computer systems at Yale and Polytechnic Institute of Brooklyn. Co-founder Tone Roads Chamber Ensemble (1963-70), and performer with many ensembles including those of Steve Reich, Philip Glass, Harry Partch, John Cage, Flu... Read more

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