[78-L] Alec Wilder Question

David Lennick dlennick at sympatico.ca
Sat May 12 08:25:53 PDT 2012

I think I just answered my own question..the Standard Transcription is so 
dreary and unswingy and they didn't even bother to find a harpsichord. Neurotic 
Goldfish isn't neurotic, it's floating on the top. It also leaves out about 
half the score.


On 5/12/2012 11:09 AM, David Lennick wrote:
> Does anyone know if the Standard Transcription Q258 MUSIC OF ALEC WILDER is
> played by any of the usual suspects on the 1939-40 and 1946 Wilder sessions
> (Brunswick, Columbia, Vox/Mercury) or if it was just a woodwind+piano studio
> group? The transcription dates from 1949 and is not taken from commercial
> recordings. Just wondering if Wilder was anywhere near the studio.
> dl

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