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Robert Ashley

Robert Ashley
Born: Mar 28, 1930 in Ann Arbor, MI
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Genre: Classical, Pop/Rock, Other, Jazz
Biography: Studied with Ross Lee Finney, Roberto Gerhard, Leslie Bassett. Music degrees from Univ. of Michigan and Manhattan School of Music, worked in Speech Research Lab (psychoacoustics and cultural speech patterns) and was a Research Assistant in acoustics at the Architectural Research Lab. Co-founder legendary ...Read full biography
Ashley: Perfect Lives
Released: 1991
Label: Lovely Music
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Available on CD and videotape, Perfect Lives is part of a trilogy of operas for TV, including Atalanta (Acts of God) and Now Eleanor's Idea. A total of 39 half-hour episodes, Perfect Lives was realized ...Read full review
In Sara Mencken Christ and Beethoven There Were Men and Women
Released: 1991
Label: Gut Bounce
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This uniquely original work for voice and electronics dates from 1972. A 128-stanza poem by the legendary John Barton Walgamot traces a hidden story of social progress and influence within the gradual ...Read full review
More Robert Ashley albums: Main Albums (20), DVD/Video (2)