WorldCat Identities

Young, La Monte

Overview
Works: 180 works in 272 publications in 5 languages and 2,481 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Documentary films  Biographical films  Nonfiction films  Case studies  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews  Music videos  Filmed dance 
Roles: Author, Performer, Composer, Editor, Instrumentalist, Interviewee, Dedicatee, Narrator, Artist
Classifications: GV1785.C85, 792.809730922
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Most widely held works about La Monte Young
 
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Most widely held works by La Monte Young
Cage Cunningham by Elliot Caplan( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Combines archival material and eight years of world tour footage to document the 50 year collaboration between composer John Cage and dancer/choreographer Merce Cunningham
The world according to John Coltrane by John Coltrane( Visual )

7 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saxophonist, composer, and band leader John Coltrane has been almost as popular in death as he was during his lifetime. The prolific jazzman passed away at 40, but left a legacy of influential musical work. This documentary delves into Coltrane's beginnings starting with his childhood in North Carolina, displays some stellar live performances, including rare footage of Coltrane during his stint with the US Navy, and features interviews with close friends and peers
An anthology of chance operations ... by La Monte Young( Book )

13 editions published between 1963 and 1970 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The well-tuned piano 81 x 25 : 6:17:50-11:18:59 PM NYC by La Monte Young( Recording )

12 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Winterbranch( Visual )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features Cunningham and his Company. A marriage of choreography and video techniques occurs in this program on Merce Cunningham and his dance company. Cunningham makes use of multiple screen images. The program is comprised of excerpts from "Winterbranch" as well as rehearsal and class footage
Selected writings by La Monte Young( Book )

7 editions published in 1969 in 3 languages and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jon Gibson in good company( Recording )

1 edition published in 1992 and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In between the notes : a portrait of Pandit Pran Nath, master Indian musician( Visual )

3 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Pran Nath's teacher, Ustad Abdul Wahid Khan, who died in 1950, was the acknowledged master of the Kirana style in the 20th century, and through his performances on All India Radio, was chiefly responsible for making it the most influential and popular classical style of its time. Beginning in the late 1930s, Pran Nath too was hired to perform on All India Radio and quickly gained fame as the new young master of the style. After a long career in India, in 1970 Pran Nath met the American avant-garde composers Terry Riley and La Monte Young and Young's wife, the artist Marian Zazeela, who became his disciples. Mainly through their devotion and effort Pran Nath was able to begin a new career in the West as a musician and performer. Although In between the notes is a video portrait of a particular artist, its real subject is artistic integrity. Throughout his life Pandit Pran Nath has resisted every opportunity to advance his career commercially by acceding to the popular appetite for technical display, very common among audiences at concerts of Indian classical music, including vocal music. His work has always involved a search for purity of expression, finding the exact nuance of pitch and tonal quality, "in between the notes", to fit perfectly the mood and nature of the raga being performed".--Cover
Music for the gift 1963 ; Bird of paradise : 1965 ; Mescalin mix : 1960-1962 ; Concert : for two pianos and five tape recorders (1960) by Terry Riley( Recording )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The melodic version of the The second dream of the high-tension line stepdown transformer from The four dreams of China by La Monte Young( Recording )

3 editions published in 1991 and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inside the Dream Syndicate. (1965) by Dream Syndicate (Musical group : La Monte Young)( Recording )

1 edition published in 2000 and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

566 for Henry Flynt by La Monte Young( Recording )

1 edition published in 2004 in German and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Cale an exploration of the life and the work of one of the most influential and enigmatic figures in music by Jacquemin Piel( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tell-all documentary about the man best known as the founding member of one of the most important rock bands of all time- The Velvet Underground. Includes an exclusive interview with Lou Reed
Just stompin' Live at the Kitchen : 93 I 14 ca. 8:54-ca. 10:54:17 PM NYC, Young's Dorian blues in G (B♭ = 60 Hz) by La Monte Young( Recording )

3 editions published in 1993 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ensemble Neue Horizonte Bern Historische Aufnahmen 1968-1998 by Ensemble Neue Horizonte Bern( Recording )

1 edition published in 2002 and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of chance operations ... by La Monte Young( )

5 editions published between 1963 and 1970 in 3 languages and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fluxus preview review by George Maciunas( Book )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

90 XII 9 c. 9:35-10:52 PM NYC, the melodic version (1984) of The second dream of the high-tension line stepdown transformer from the four dreams of China (1962) by La Monte Young( Recording )

1 edition published in 1991 and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

FluxTellus( Recording )

2 editions published in 1990 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Raga cycle by Pran Nath( Recording )

1 edition published in 2006 in Hindi and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
La Monte Young

La Monte Young 1935-

La Monte Young 1935-1996

La Monte Young americký hudební skladatel

La Monte Young americký skladateľ

La Monte Young Amerikaans componist

La Monte Young amerikansk komponist

La Monte Young amerikansk kompositör

La Monte Young compositore, musicista e artista statunitense

La Monte Young kompozytor amerykański

La Monte Young musicien américain

La Monte Young US-amerikanischer Musiker

LaMonte Young

LaMonte Young 1935-1996

Young, La Monte 1935-

Young, La Monte 1935-1996

Young, La Monte Thornton 1935-

Young, La Monte Thornton 1935-1996

Young, LaMonte

Young, Monte la 1935-1996

Ла Монте Јанг

Янг, Ла Монте

لا مونته یانگ آهنگساز آمریکایی

ラ・モンテ・ヤング

拉蒙特·扬

Languages
English (72)

French (3)

German (2)

Dutch (1)

Hindi (1)

Covers
Draw a straight line and follow it : the music and mysticism of La Monte YoungFour musical minimalists : La Monte Young, Terry Riley, Steve Reich, Philip GlassAmerican minimal music : La Monte Young, Terry Riley, Steve Reich, Philip Glass