3 audiotape reels : analog, 7 1/2 ips, 2 track, stereo ; 10 in. +.
Lecture "Musical imagination in the machine age" -- Piece for tape recorder (1956) -- Pentagram. Parts 2, 4, and 5 -- Spell of creation / poem by Kathleen Raine -- Triskelion.
2nd work for oboe and magnetic tape; 3rd work for mixed chorus and magnetic tape; 4th work for oboe and piano.
First performance of fourth work.
Concert given under the auspices of the Gertrude Clark Whittall Foundation in the Library of Congress.
Produced by the Music Division and the Recording Laboratory of the Library of Congress.
Cataloged from printed program; actual tape contents may vary.
Vladimir Ussachevsky, lecturer; James Ostryniec, oboe; Faye-Ellen Silverman, piano; Norman Scribner Choir; Norman Scribner, conductor.
Recorded in the Coolidge Auditorium of the Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., Nov. 17, 1982.