Notable Works & Projects

 

Charlie Morrow IMDb Database

Charlie Morrow Discography at Discogs

Large-Scale Events

Spectacles

Very Slow Gabrieli (1957) – This slow motion performance of 1597 Sonata Pian’e Forte, from Giovanni Gabrieli’s Symphoniae Sacrae, stretches it many times its normal length.  Morrow considers this his first real work.

Moonwalk One Score (1970, re-release 2009)
Watch Moonwalk One on YouTube
Watch a trailer and download the film

Concert for Fish (1974) – “Concert for Fish,” a public happening, occurred between Richard Nixon’s August 8, 1974, resignation and Gerald Ford’s August 9 noon swearing-in. (PDF)

Summer Solstice Celebrations in New York City (1973-1989) (PDF)

Wave Music I for 40 Cellos (1977) – This work follows the transition of sunset colors and was written for the 1977 New Wilderness Solstice celebration at Wave Hill Public Gardens, Bronx, NY.

Toot N Blink (1982) – A work for two fleets of boats commanded by radio DJs.

Wave Music VII for 30 Harps (1984) – Thirty harpists in the Cathedral of St. John the Divine, NYC, sit in a figure 8 formation surrounded by audience.

Ad Jingles: 
1010 WINS Radio (New York)

Diet Coke

MTA “Train to the Plane” (New York)

Hefty Trash Bags

Recompositions 1957–2013 of works by Bach, Beethoven, Mozart, Schubert, Strauss

Vocal and Choral Ensemble 1957–2013

Strauss Metamorphosen 2013 for 23 solo strings

True3D projects, including:  Microtropolis, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Marimekko New York store, Fortaleza Hall of SC Johnson headquarters, Empire State Building audio tours, Hall of Planet Earth of the Rose Center for Earth and Space

 

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