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Metheny, Pat

Works: 894 works in 2,537 publications in 7 languages and 26,185 library holdings
Genres: Jazz  Guitar music (Jazz)  Drama  Comedy films  Coming-of-age films  Road films  Saxophone music (Jazz)  Rock music  Live sound recordings  Music 
Roles: Performer, Author, Instrumentalist, Composer, Author of introduction, Arranger, Producer, Musician, Singer, Other, Contributor, per, Bibliographic antecedent, Compiler, Interviewee
Classifications: M1366.P38, 781.65
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Different trains ; Electric counterpoint by Steve Reich( Recording )

29 editions published in 1989 in 5 languages and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In "Different trains" wird das musikalische Material aus Sprachaufnahmen abgeleitet. Aus Gesprächen wurden kurze Abschnitte ausgewählt, die sich mehr oder weniger klar einer bestimmten Tonhöhe zuordnen lassen. Diese Abschnitte wurden dann möglichst genau in Noten umgesetzt, erklingen im Werk ab Sampler und werden von den Instrumenten gedoppelt. Der Titel des Werkes und das sprachliche Material beziehen sich auf Eisenbahnzüge, in denen Juden in der Zeit des Zweiten Weltkrieges unterwegs waren: Das Kind Steve Reich in Amerika, und, unter ganz anderen Umständen, deutsche Juden in Europa
One quiet night by Pat Metheny( Recording )

28 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The individual pieces are as compelling as anything in the guitarist's catalog."--Billboard
Pilgrimage by Michael Brecker( Recording )

16 editions published in 2007 in 3 languages and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brecker's last album before his death in January 2007 was his first to consist solely of his original compositions. The music is transcending and truly speaks from a place we can't comprehend
Secret story by Pat Metheny( Recording )

39 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in 6 languages and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifteen years since its original release Pat Metheny's Grammy Award winning 'Secret Story' has been expanded, remastered and repackaged with a bonus disc containing five previously unreleased tracks that composer and guitarist Metheny revisited and restored in the studio over the last year. This remastered version of 'Secret Story' is more pastoral in tone than most of the original material -and with a decidedly cinematic, orchestral feel - these tracks are like the deleted scenes from a deeply evocative yet wordless narrative feature. 'Secret Story' see Metheny collaborating with Brazilian percussionist Nana Vasconscelos, Belgian harmonica player Toots Thielemans and members of the London Orchestra, as well as pianist Lyle Mays and bassist Charlie Haden
The way up by Pat Metheny Group( Recording )

7 editions published in 2005 in 4 languages and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The esteemed jazz guitarist leads his combo through an ambitious, 68-minute suite written with his longtime collaborator, keyboardist Lyle Mays. The piece ranges from pastoral melodies and taut chamber jazz to wide-open improvisation
Day trip by Pat Metheny( Recording )

27 editions published in 2008 in 4 languages and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pat Metheny and his trio embark on an inspired musical journey with plenty of excitement and funk, as well as some softer and more traditional edges
Trio 99-00 by Pat Metheny( Recording )

20 editions published in 2000 in 3 languages and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beyond the Missouri sky : short stories by Charlie Haden( Recording )

39 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Their first duet album together, Metheny plays the acoustic guitar with a dark tone resulting in a deep and rounded sound while Haden is as sensitive and beautiful as always. Includes the Jimmy Webb classic, The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress
What's it all about by Pat Metheny( Recording )

20 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This is a straight solo baritone guitar record (except instrument changes as noted); edits but no overdubs. And as in the previous solo baritone guitar record, One Quiet Night, the basic tuning used throughout this recording is A D G C E A ... I varied the tuning by keeping the same intervallic relationship but moving the entire tuning up and down on a tune-by-tune basis in a range form Ab to C."--Container
Vivir es fácil con los ojos cerrados = Living is easy with eyes closed by David Trueba( Visual )

6 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in Spanish and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un profesor que utiliza las canciones de los Beatles para enseñar inglés en la España de 1966, se entera de que John Lennon está en Almería rodando una película. Decidido a conocerle, emprende el camino y en su ruta recoge a un chico de 16 años que se ha fugado de casa y a una joven de 21 que aparenta estar también escapando de algo. Entre los tres nacerá una amistad inolvidable
Speaking of now by Pat Metheny Group( Recording )

18 editions published in 2002 in 3 languages and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pat Metheny (gitaren) ; Lyle Mays (toetsen) ; Steve Robby (bas) ; Richard Bona (zang, percussie) ; Cuong Vu (trompet, zang) ; Antonio Sanchez (drums)
Best of Bowie by David Bowie( Recording )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Bowie is one of music's most enduring and ever changing icons. Best of Bowie features many of his biggest hits including Let's Dance; Modern Love; Fame; Ashes to Ashes; and Space Oddity
Metheny Mehldau by Pat Metheny( Recording )

20 editions published in 2006 in 4 languages and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unity band by Pat Metheny( Recording )

20 editions published in 2012 in 3 languages and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For the first time since his 1980 release 80/81, guitarist Pat Metheny has recorded with a band that features tenor saxophone. Unity Band introduces a new Metheny ensemble with Chris Potter on sax and bass clarinet, longtime collaborator Antonio Sanchez on drums, and the up-and-coming Ben Williams on bass. The album features nine new Metheny compositions
Orchestrion by Pat Metheny( Recording )

8 editions published in 2010 in 4 languages and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pat Metheny redefines the concept of the solo album with an adventurous album that explores all the musical possibilities of one new guitar
Pat Metheny Group by Pat Metheny Group( Recording )

32 editions published between 1978 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letter from home by Pat Metheny Group( Recording )

32 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wish by Joshua Redman( Recording )

17 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traveling miles by Cassandra Wilson( Recording )

4 editions published in 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songs written, performed, or inspired by Miles Davis
Song X : twentieth anniversary by Pat Metheny( Recording )

20 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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