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Theodor Adorno: Piano Works

by Cop Tears

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Side A 16:43
Side B 15:33


Side A
Drei Klavierstücke (1927, 1945), 3. Valsette
Klavierstück (1921)
Drei Klavierstücke (1927, 1945), 3. Valsette
P.K.B. Eine kleine Kindersuite (1933) 3. Beiß dem Ted sein Öhrchen ab (Basso ostinato)
Drei kurze Klavierstücke (1934, 1945), 1
Drei Klavierstücke (1927, 1945), 2. Die böhmischen Terzen
Drei Klavierstücke (1927, 1945), 1. Adagietto. Hommage à Bizet

Side B
P.K.B. Eine kleine Kindersuite (1933):
1. Klein-Gavlin kann nur “Ich auch” sagen
2. Ich bin das hüpfende Kleinpferd, ich bin das Hottepferd mit Knopf im Ohr
4. Klein-Gitty und Klein-Gavlin (Variationen aus ihrem Leben),
var. 1 (…und auf dem Bauch)
var. 2 (Ländler)
var. 3 (Gitty und Gavlin als Tristan und Isolde)
var. 4 (Auch Brahms besucht das P.K.B.)
var. 5 Molto vivace e capricioso (quasi Presto) (Bewegte Gruppenszene)
3. Beiß dem Ted sein Öhrchen ab (Basso ostinato)
var. 6 Kleines Feuerwerk zu Ehren Debussys
var. 7 Herztöne
var. 8 Etwas feuerlich (Kanon des Friedens im P.K.B.)


released January 1, 2021

Cop Tears recorded selections from Theodor Adorno's piano works in Derek's apartment in New York during the winter of 2018.
Cop Tears is John Andrew Wilhite-Hannisdal (double bass), Derek Baron (flute), Cameron Kapoor (guitar), and John Welsh (guitar).
Mastered by Matt Bachmann.
Liner notes on the vinyl LP by Kylie and Coop.
Published by Reading Group in 2020. RG18, www.readinggroup.co/rg18.html


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