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Joan La Barbara

Joan La Barbara (born June 8, 1947 in Philadelphia, PA) is an American vocalist and composer associated with contemporary music. She is a former student of Helen Boatwright. She has worked with her husband Morton Subotnick since 1979, as well with many other contemporary composers such as John Cage, Morton Feldman, Philip Glass, Larry Austin, Peter Laurence Gordon, and the dancer Merce Cunningham. She has also worked with Kenneth Goldsmith. She also composed the music for the Sesame Street animated film “Signing Alphabet,” for electronics and voice. While she is known primarily for her vocal abilities and extended techniques, she is also an accomplished and respected composer.

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ShamanSong Joan La Barbara ShamanSong NEW WORLD RECORDS 80545 Experimental CD 15.00    
73 poems Joan La Barbara 73 poems LOVELY MUSIC LCD 3002 Experimental 13.50    
73 poems Joan La Barbara 73 poems LOVELY MUSIC LCD 3002 Experimental 7.50  
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Tapesongs Joan La Barbara Tapesongs ARC LIGHT EDITIONS ALE 006LP Sound Art LP 24.90  
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Voice Is The Original Instrument Joan La Barbara Voice Is The Original Instrument ARC LIGHT EDITIONS ALE 005LP Experimental LP 24,90  
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SOUND PAINTINGS Joan La Barbara SOUND PAINTINGS LOVELY MUSIC CD 3001 Experimental CD 14.00  
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Voice is the original instrument Joan La Barbara Voice is the original instrument LOVELY MUSIC LCD 3003 Experimental double CD 24.00  
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