Gravikords, Whirlies & Pyrophones: Experimental Musical Instruments.
Gravikords, Whirlies & Pyrophones: Experimental Musical Instruments.
Gravikords, Whirlies & Pyrophones: Experimental Musical Instruments.
Gravikords, Whirlies & Pyrophones: Experimental Musical Instruments.

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Gravikords, Whirlies & Pyrophones: Experimental Musical Instruments.

NY: Ellipsis Arts…, 1996. First edition. Box set containing a 96pp. quarto-size colour illustrated book + 18-track CD (73 min.). A nicely put together package, a spin off from Bart Hopkin's journal Experimental Musical Instruments (1985-96), combining a lavishly illustrated glossy book (foreword by Tom Waits) and a CD featuring Clara Rockmore's Theremin playing, Jacques Dudon's aquavina, an array of Harry Partch's inventions, Hans Reichel's Daxophone, Don Buchla's synthesisers, Jean-Claude Chapuis' glass instruments, and much else, including Qubais Reed Ghazala's bullfrog-mimicking short-circuited household gadgets. Book and CD Fine; box Near Fine.

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