P.D.Q. Bach: Music You Can’t Get Out Of Your Head
(Vanguard CD-79443, CS-79443): P.D.Q. Bach’s answer to
Haydn’s “Farewell” Symphony, plus all the
music from The Civilian Barber that’s been discovered.
Professor Peter Schickele conducting the New York Pick-Up Ensemble|
|Marilyn Brustadt, off-coloratura soprano|
|Paul Dunkel and Diva Goodfriend-Koven, pumpflute|
|Lauren Goldstein, Bill Becker and Abdul
Falafel, double reed hookah|
|Early Anderson, Polizeiposaune (police trombone) and
|“Howdy” Symphony in D Major, S.
6 7/8 (P.D.Q. Bach)
 Introduzione casuale; allegro con mucho brio
 Andante con mojo
 Menuetto allegretto
 Come un pipistrello fuori dall'
|| Perückenstück (Hair Piece) from
Barber”, S. 4F (P.D.Q. Bach)
 Suite from
“The Civilian Barber”, S. 4F (P.D.Q. Bach)
Entrance of the dragoons
(tempo di Marsha)
Dance of St. Vitus
His majesty’s minuet
Fanfare for the royal
Her majesty’s minuet
Departure of the
dragoons (Tempo di on the double)
Listen to P.D.Q. Bach: Music You Can’t Get Out Of Your Head:
The Hearer’s Digest Condensed Version. This Condensed Version
gives you the intangible essence of the original recording in one small,
easy-to-swallow capsule summary. The hyper folks at Hearer’s Digest have
created this sample by slicing, dicing, and splicing, until it somewhat
resembles excerpts of the original recording that are “severely truncated,
This Hearer’s Digest Condensed Version is made of excerpts from the
following: Come un pipistrello fuori dall' inferno,
allegro con mucho brio, Andante con mojo, Menuetto
allegretto from “Howdy” Symphony—Perückenstück (Hair
Piece) from “The Civilian Barber”—Her majesty’s minuet, His
majesty’s minuet, and Entrance of the dragoons from Suite
from “The Civilian Barber”.
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