Music of Harry Partch, Vol. 1 - Bitter Music - Garry Eister (vocals); Garry Eister (piano); Harry Partch (speech/speaker/speaking part); John Schneider (guitar); John Schneider (viola); John Schneider (vocals); PARTCH; Paul West (kithara); Richard Valitutto (piano)

The first volume of Bridge's Music of Harry Partch consists of a reading of his Depression-era journal and fragmentary pieces he wrote while traveling up and down the west coast of the United States, living as a hobo. During 1935 and early 1936, Partch kept a diary he called Bitter Music, which included drawings and musical sketches about the ... Read More