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Composer, performer, instrument builder
Barbara Benary is a NY-based composer who founded Gamelan Son of Lion and is one of the pioneering instrument-builders and gamelan composers in the United States. A great deal of her work (recordings, scores, etc.) is available thru the American Gamelan Institute
System Pieces (1971, 1992). 17 pieces for chamber groups of indeterminate instrumentation. Scorebook. Ben01. $15.
Angklung Sampler Book. Scorebook. Ben02. $15.
Gamelan Pieces Vol. 1: The Braid Pieces. Ben03. $15.
Gamelan Pieces Vol. 2: Satires. Scorebook. Ben04. $15.
Gamelan Pieces Vol. 3: Pieces in a Single Tuning. Scorebook. Ben05. $15.
Gamelan Pieces Vol. 4: Seven Pieces in Mixed Tuning. Scorebook. Ben06. $15.
Downtown Steel (score only). Piano, alto saxophone, Bb clarinet, tuba, trombone, vibraphone, percussion. Ben07. $25.
Downtown Steel (score and parts). Piano, alto saxophone, Bb clarinet, tuba, trombone, vibraphone, percussion. Ben08. $50.
Accordingly. 3 accordions, bass accordion, chorus, flute, violin, cello, bass. Ben09. $20.
Gamelan NEA. Four pieces for gamelan by Barbara Benary, Philip Corner, Daniel Goode, and Peter Griggs. AGI18. $15.