WorldCat Identities

Taylor, Major 1878-1932

Overview
Works: 53 works in 84 publications in 1 language and 4,433 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Musical settings  Interviews  Music  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Conductor, Performer, Instrumentalist, Composer
Classifications: GV1051.T3, B
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Major Taylor, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Major Taylor
A la mode Real time by Neil B Rolnick ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1987 and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Veined variety by George Edwards ( Recording )
in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The fastest bicycle rider in the world : the story of a colored boy's indomitable courage and success against great odds : an autobiography by Major Taylor ( Book )
4 editions published in 1928 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Movement in time music of Wright, Rissman, and Kraft ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2012 and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Concert videos ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of seven short works by video artist Reynold Weidenaar, made between 1981 and 1995. The films consist primarily of brightly colored moving collages of multilayered computerized images, both abstract and semi-abstract. Images include the movement of dance, fire, a subway train, the Brooklyn Bridge and the moving bow of a double bass player. The images are keyed to natural sounds, clarinet and saxophone passages and electronic music
BABBITT Soli e Duettini ( )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Los Angeles Contemporary Dance Theatre [and] ZeroMoving Dance Company ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sam Miller, director of Jacob's Pillow, introduces the program, which was part of the series Nines, featuring nine contemporary dance companies from outside New York
KRAFT, W. Vintage Renaissance and Beyond / Suite for Percussion / Concerto for 4 Percussion Soloists / Encounters (Chun) ( )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
New music laboratory by Relâche (Musical group) ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Henry Cowell's 100th birthday concert by Henry Cowell ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
ZeroMoving Dance Company ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
1991 Sound research residency ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Yellow Springs performance ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Relâche's performance of The Palatine light and part of the Zero Moving Dancing Company is featured
Blue window by Guy Klucevsek ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1986 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Entartete Musik Degenerate music : for saxophone and piano ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Power, art and magic the hidden dimension by Relâche--The Ensemble of Contemporary Music ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1986 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Reel 1 includes introduction and discussion by John Clauser about the meaning of power, its effect on art and the world, duality of left/right brain attributes and the growing power of artists (i.e. women). Reel 2 features Lois V. Vierk's "A work in progress", an experimental instrumental piece that is based on only rhythm (time); no spacial elements, or specific notes. Tape has a lot of background noise in the beginning of piece. Reel 3 features Richard Zvonar's "Hex, a work in progress" (performed by Relache), with explanation of the piece [low audio] at the beginning. Computer music, instrumental and vocalizations (Barbara Noska) were played. Ending remarks by John Clauser [ends abruptly]. Reel 4: Tone at beginning of tape. Introduction by John Clauser. Audio commentary of slides and lecture of "The geometry of the Earthwork at Yellow Springs", landscape art made and explained by Rachel Fletcher for the celebration of summer soltice. Afterwords John Clauser invites audience members to view the installation outside; tape ends abruptly. Synthesized music plays [unidentifed]. Reel 5 is the master audio recording of Vesna Miksic's performance/installation piece "What is it about Halley's Comet that makes me remember my great-grandmother?" Script repeats itself; 3 minimalist and unlisted pieces of music are performed [performers not specified] with computer music, water sound effects (i.e. dripping) and unspecified instruments. Piece is based on Miksic's family tree, according to the program. Materials not specified on recording; may be video or photography slides according to program
Genealogies a concert of four generations of teachers and students ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Relache by Relâche--The Ensemble of Contemporary Music ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1985 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
by Major Taylor ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Major Taylor, 1878-1932
Taylor, Major, 1878-1932
Taylor, Marshall W., 1878-1932
Taylor, Marshall William, 1878-
Languages
English (65)
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