James Tenney

(1934-2006)

Compositions:

Title Year Number of Performers Instrumentation
Glissade 1982 3 Viola, Cello, Double Bass
Sneezles 1986 8 Soprano, Alto Recorder/Flute, Clarinet, Trombone/Bass Trombone, Electric Guitar, Violin, Double Bass, Vibraphone
Three New Seeds 1991 6 Clarinet/Bass Clarinet, Trumpet, Double Bass, Piano, 2 Percussion
Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Blackbird 1971 6 Bass, Alto Flute, Oboe, Viola, Cello, Double Bass
Spectrum 1 1995 7 Bass Clarinet, Trumpet, Violin, Double Bass, Piano, 2 Percussion
Spectrum 4 1995 8 Alto Recorder, Bass Clarinet, Trombone/Bass Trombone, Electric Guitar, Violin, Double Bass, Piano, Vibraphone
Canon for Contrabass Quartet 1973 4 4 Double Basses
Quintext I–V: Five Textures 1972 5 2 Violins, Viola, Cello, Double Bass