Discography

SOON!

Five Lines: JACK plays FRASCONI (2014)
The JACK String Quartet play the music of Miguel Frasconi
Tzadik

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Pauline Oliveros – Primordial Lift (2012)
Pauline Oliveros with Anne Borne, Andrew Deutsch, Miguel Frasconi,
David Grubbs, Jason Huang, and Suzanne Thorpe
LP
TAIGA Records

 

 

USR

Morton Subotnick – Electronic Works 3 (2011)
including Until Spring Revisited
Morton Subotnick, laptop (audio)
Sue C, laptop (visuals)
Miguel Frasconi, glass harp & laptop (audio)
DVD & CD
Mode Records

 

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Eyvind Kang – Visible Breath (2011)
Ensemble Music by Eyvind Kang
LP
Editions Mego

 

 

 

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GLEAM (2010)
Miguel Frasconi, with Denman Marony
Duets with glass instruments and hyperpiano.
Porter Records
iTunes, Amazon, sample

 

 

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Gamelan Son of Lion: SONOGRAM (2009)
including Miguel Frasconi’s Telling Time for glass and gamelan.
Innova #719
iTunesAmazon

 

 

 

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Ne(x)tworks Live, vol. 1 – At the Stone, June 2007 (2008)
Works by Jenkins, Burgon, Gibson, La Barbara, and Russell.
CD Baby

 

 

 

 

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Object (2008)
Miguel Frasconi (glass), Ricardo Arias (balloons), Keiko Uenishi (laptop)
From a live performance at Sculpture Center, 2004.
CDr (out of print). Eh?41

 

 

 

John Morton: Solo Travelersolo_trav.jpg (2006)

Featuring Teetines, co-composed by JM & MF.
Innova 665
 

 

 

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The RIOT of SPRING by Sixteen Stravinskys (2006)
Sixteen different recordings of Igor Stravinsky’s The Rite of Spring,
played simultaneously. Conceived and realized by Miguel Frasconi.
Bandcamp

 

 

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John Zorn: The Best of Film Works,
20 Years of Soundtrack Music
 (2005)
I play my glass harp on one cut. Recorded in ’92.
Tzadik

 

 

CrimeScene

Spoken Songs 2002
Four pieces composed in collaboration with choreographer Nina Hart
for her performance piece, Joan D’Arc.
Premiered in Santa Fe, New Mexico, July 2002.
Bandcamp

 

 

S+D

 

Miguel Frasconi: Song + Distance (2001)
Solo and ensemble music.
The first release of my own music on a major label.
CD
New Albion Records 111
iTunes, Amazon

 

 

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Jon Hassell: Sulla Strada
 (1999)
I play various percussion instruments. Recorded in Italy in ’82.
CD
Materiali Sonori

 

 

 

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Techung – Yarlung (1997)
Traditional Tibetan music by Techung,
produced and arranged by Miguel Frasconi
CD/download
Kunga Records
CD Baby
Winner of the 1998 Tibetan Music Award for Best Traditional Album.

 

 

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Sacred Text (1996)
I was the music director and co-composer for this ballet
by Alonzo King for LINES Ballet.
CD (out of print).

 

 

Music from IN XANADU (1995)
I was the composer & music director for this large-scale shadowplay
by Larry Reed & Shadowlight Productions
Cassette release (out of print).

 

The Other Table (1995)
Compositions 1991-1995.
Cassette release (out of print).

 

SURRENDER (1993)
Music for the site-specific performance event by Lauren Elder.
Cassette release (out of print).

 

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(Y)Earbook, Vol. 2 (1992)
various artists. Rastascan Records
Features my piece for solo piano, Four Corners, part 3.
CD, Rastascan Records

 

 
Hope You Like...

Henry Kaiser: Hope You Like Our New Direction (1991)
I play piano & organ on Henry’s Synclavier on one tune.
Recorded in Henry’s garage in Oakland, CA.
CD, Reckless Records

 

 

 

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Jon Hassell: Power Spot (1986)
I play flute on one long cut.
ECM

 

 

 

 

Running + Longing (1983)
Compositions for toy piano, violin,  electronics.
Cassette release (out of print).

 

GOVer

The Glass Orchestra: Verrillon (1982)
Glass Orchestra live, in concerts and workshops,
edited by Miguel Frasconi
GO Records 02, cassette release (out of print).
Bandcamp

 

 

 

Kissing Jesus

John Oswald: Kissing Jesus In The Dark (1982)
John took my “pause tapes” and put ’em on side one and called it “Funky X.”
Mystery Labs cassette release (out of print).
detritus.net
The first release of the soon to be nefarious “pluderphonics” techniques.

 

 

Siliconesia

 

The Glass Orchestra: Tales from Siliconesia (1982)
GO in it’s prime.
EP (out of print), GO Records
Bandcamp

 

 
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Jon Hassell: Fourth World Vol. 2: Dream Theory in Malay (1981)
I play glass bellbowls on a few cuts.
CD
Edition EG

 

 

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The Glass Orchestra (1978)
This LP sold over 3,000 copies; avant-garde gold.
LP. First 1000 pressed on clear vinyl.
Music Gallery Editions (out of print)

 

 

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Jon Hassell: Vernal Equinox (1977)
LP & CD
Lovely Music
Jon lived in our farmhouse while we recorded this LP.
He used up all our firewood.