MUSIC FROM JAPAN WORKS INFORMATION


Composer Name: Toru Takemitsu

Composition Name: Sacrifice

Composition Date:                       1962 
Configuration:                         Trio
Featured Instrument:                   Flute
                                       Vibraphonen
                                       Lute
Japanese Instrument(s):                N
Length:                                6:30
Players:                               3
Version (Original/Revised):            O
MFJ Presented:                         Y

Recording Title:                       A Tribute to Toru Takemitsu
Performers:                            John Wion, alt.fl.; Norio Sato, lute; William Moersch, vibes
Label Name:                            None
Recording Format:                      Digital Audio Tape
Commercial/Non-Commercial:             N
Recording (American/Japanese/Other):   A
Solo/Compilation:                      C
Item Number:                           2/8/97

Recording Title:                       Works for Flute and Guitar
Released:                              1994
Performers:                            Mikael Helasvuo, Jukka Savijoki, Timothy Ferchen
Label Name:                            Ondine
Recording Format:                      Compact Disc
Commercial/Non-Commercial:             C
Recording (American/Japanese/Other):   O
Release (American/Japanese/Other):     O
Solo/Compilation:                      S
Item Number:                           ODE 839-2
Number of Copies:                       1 

MFJ Performance Information:
Venue:                                 Merkin Concert Hall
City:                                  New York
Date:                                  
Performers:                            John Wion, Norio Sato, William Moersch
Name of Publisher:                     ONT Contemporary Japanese Music Series
Article/Review:                        R

Publication:                           The New York Times
Title:                                 Tribute to Takemitsu Evokes a Private...
Author/Critic:                         Allan Kozinn
Publication Date:                      2/11/97
Reaction:                              Positive
Synopsis:                              "But he had a dramatic side as well, evident in...the stark
                                       'Sacrifice' (1962)..."
Origin (American/Japanese):            A

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