Percussion Listening List

Once again, I must stress to you that the following information is classified as Not Entertaining. I have only placed it here as a study guide for Monday's final exam. If you want to be entertained, you should know where to look by now.

title composer movement instrument featured sounds like/full instrumentation
Sonata for Two Pianos and Percussion Bartok II,III Chamber Percussion cartooney, lots of piano in III but percussion part contains the theme
Third Construction Cage Complete Work Chamber Percussion:
graduated tin cans,
conch shell
revolutionary war field drum
Madrigals Book I Crumb - Vibraphone solo vibes
Carnival of the Animals Saint-Saën Fossils Xylophone Danse Macabre
Ionisation Varèse - Percussion Ensemble Sirens, Snare theme
Music for Prague Husa III Percussion Ensemble  
Sonata for Flute, Viola and Harp Debussy I Harp  
Introduction and Allegro Ravel - Harp String quartet, flute, clarinet
Songs, Drones and Refrains of Death Crumb - Solo Voice shout/whisper/sprechgesang/sprechstimme/
humming w/vowel modification/
falsetto/singing thru tube
Pierrot Lunaire Schoenberg 3. Der Dandy Solo Voice flute, clarinet, soprano, violin, viola, piano
Psalm 90 Ives - Choir professional mixed choir
Now Shout Kemner - Choir shouting, babbling, foot-stomping
Cinq Rechants Messiaen I Choir a capella/sotto voce/t-k-t-k-t

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