Saturday, September 4, 2010

Martian Gardens for 09/05/2010

WMUA FM 91.1
Amherst, Mass. 01003
live webcast

Sundays 21:00--24:00 EDT
Host: Max Shea
online playlists: Martian Gardens blog

Program for September 05, 2010
(extended edition)

David Rosenboom: Section VII (impression)
How Much Better If Plymouth Rock Had Landed on the Pilgrims (1969-71)
New World Records/2009
piano in expended pelog tuning: David Rosenboom; pemade: I Nyoman Wenten; jegog, calung: William Winant; live performance CalArts 12/14/08

Christopher Campbell: Diamond Marimba
Sound the All-Clear
Innova Recordings/2010

Harry Partch: Ulysses at the Edge
The Harry Partch Collection Volume 1
New World Records/2004 (orig. CRI/1997)
Gate 5 Ensemble (Evanston, Illinois)-- voice, baritone saxophone: David Reid; alto saxophone: Dick Schleppe; bamboo marimba, cloud-chamber Bowls: Danlee Mitchell; diamond marimba, cloud-chamber bowls: H. Partch; recorded in Evanston, 1958

Jin Hi Kim/Gerry Hemingway: Pale Blue Dot
Auricle Records/2010
komungos: JHK; drums, percussion, voice: G. Hemingway; recorded in Shutesbury, Mass., 8/18/09

Jin Hi Kim/Gerry Hemingway: Unknot
Jin Hi Kim's Sound Universe
Living Tones/2009
electric komungo: JHK; percussion: G. Hemingway; excerpt from Jin Hi Kim's Sanjo Ecstasy, premiered at the Sanjo Festival, Jeonju, South Korea

César Bolaños: Flexum
Peruvian Electroacoustic and Experimental Music (1964-1970)
Pogus Productions/2010
recorded at the VIII Contemporary Music Festival at the Instituto Di Tella, Buenos Aires, 9/23/69

Beta-Collide: Yello (S. Vitiello)
Psst! Psst!
Innova Recordings/2010

Stephen Vitiello:
a. po clicks (S. Vitiello/P. Oliveros)
b. po clicks (ibid.)

Bright and Dusty Things
New Albion Records/2002
accordion: Pauline Oliveros; guitar: David Tronzo; recorded at Harvestworks, NYC

John Cage: Fontana Mix
Electronic Music -- Cage/Berio/Mimaroglu #
original construction for magnetic tape, prepared at Studio di Fonoglia of Italian Radio, Milan, 1958

John Cage: Fontana Mix
A CAGE of Saxophones -- The Works for Saxophone 3 & 4
Mode Records/2010
version for saxophone pieces from Ulrich Krieger's A CAGE of Saxophones project; mixed July-October, 2004, at π-Farm

Joel Chadabe: Follow Me Softly
CDCM Computer Music Series Volume 24 #
The Composer in the Computer Age VII
Centaur Records/1997
Synclavier: J. Chadabe; percussion: Jan Williams; recorded at SUNY Buffalo, November, 1984

Madjid Tahriri: Tombak
Deep Wireless 7 - Radio Art Compilation #
New Adventures In Sound Art/2010

Barton McLean: Rainforest Images II
Innova Recordings/2010
soprano recorder, clariflute, keyboards: B. McLean; voice, violin: Priscilla McLean; voice, audio processing with Expanded Instrument system: Panaiotis; sampled recordings of birds of the Peruvian Amazon and Australian rainforests

Aldo Clementi: Fantasia su roBErto FABbriCiAni
Works with Flutes
Mode Records/2010
flutes: Roberto Fabbriciani; electronics: Alvise Vidolin; tape realized by Mauro Graziani at CSC dell'Università di Padova, Italy; recorded at Laboratorio di Acustica Musicale e Architettonica -- Fondazione Scuola di San Giorgio, Venezia, Italy, April, 2005

Henry Brant: Ghosts and Gargoyles VI, VII, VIII, IX
Music for Massed Flutes
New World Records/2006
The New York Flute Club, soloist and conductor: Robert Aitken; recorded at the Academy of Arts and Letters, NYC, 4/06/05

Burkina Electric: Bana
Cantaloupe Music/2010
voice: Maï Lingani; guitar, background vocals: Wende K. Blass; electronics, drums: Lukas Ligeti; electronics: Pyrolator; dance, background vocals: Zoko Zoko, "Vicky" Idrissa Kafando; recorded at Atatak-Studio, Düsseldorf

Raoul Björkenheim/Lukas Ligeti: Ghostedwall
TUM Records/2003
guitars: R. Björkenheim, percussion: L. Ligeti, recorded at Orange Music Sound Studios, West Orange, NJ, June, 2003

Santieri Selvaggi (ensemble): I Fought the Law (D. Lang)
Cantaloupe Music/2005
recorded at Mondial Sound, Milan, November, 1998

Marco Oppedisano: Kickstart
Mechanical Uprising
OKS Recordings of North America/2010
guitars, electronics: M. Oppedisano; voice samples: Kimberly Fiedelman

Alvin Lucier/Nick Hennies:
Still and Moving Lines of Silence in Families of Hyperbolas (Glockenspiel)
Still and Moving Lines of Silence in Families of Hyperbolas
Quiet Design/2010
glockenspiel: N. Hennies, recorded at UT, Austin

Alvin Lucier:
Still and Moving Lines of Silence in Families of Hyperbolas (Glockenspiel)
Still and Moving Lines of Silence in Families of Hyperbolas
Lovely Music, Ltd./2003
glockenspiel: William Winant; recorded at Radio City Music Hall, 1983-1984

Arie Shapira: The Unnamable
Different Compositions 1967-2003
Arie Shapira/2004
electroacoustics; voice: Eran Tzur; text: Samuel Beckett

Rajmil Fischman: Targilim Be'ivrit Shimushit (Drills in Practical Hebrew)
...a 'wonderful' world...
Electronic Music Foundation/2007
electroacoustics; voice: Eti Ben-Zaken; text: Dan Pagis; performed at Haifa University, Metula Poetry Festival, 2003


Sunday, August 29, 2010

Martian Gardens for 08/29/2010

WMUA FM 91.1
Amherst, Mass. 01003
live webcast

Sundays 21:00--24:00 EDT
Host: Max Shea
online playlists: Martian Gardens blog

Program for August 29, 2010
(extended edition)

Errollyn Wallen: Remember, Marimba
Intermediate Masterworks of Marimba
Bridge Records/2009
marimba: Thomas Burritt; recorded at Lawrence University Conservatory, Appleton, Wis., Summer, 2009

Carrie Rose: Family Portraits--Embden Pond (Stuart Saunders Smith)
Books of Flutes
11 West Records/2008
vibraphones: Sylvia Smith, Ayano Kataoka; alto flute: C. Rose

John Cage: Fontana Mix/Sextet for Low Woodwinds
A Cage of Saxophones -- Music for Saxophones 3 & 4
Mode Records/2010
Intersax: bass flute, contrabass flute: Klaus Schöpp; bass clarinet, contrabass clarinet: Andreas Schmucker, bass saxophone, contrabass saxophone, director: Ulrich Krieger; recorded at RBB, Berlin, June, 2004

Alvin Curran: Coastline (S. Lacy)
Maritime Rites
New World Records/2004
soprano saxophone: Steve Lacy; 1985 tape--East Coast U.S. foghorns, U.S. Coast Guard personnel in Maine and Maryland

Chaya Czernowin: Maim zarim maim Gnuvim (strange water stolen water)
MAIM [Water]
Mode Records/2010
soloists--saxophone, tubax (recorded and live): Rico Gubler; piano, harpsichord: John Mark Harris; guitars: Seth Josel; viola: Mary Oliver; musette, oboe, English horn: Peter Veale; Konzerthausorchester Berlin; conductor: Johannes Kalitzke; live electronics: EXPERIMENTALSTUDIO des SWR; recorded at Konzerthaus Berlin, 3/17/07

Tina Davidson: Bleached Thread, Sister Thread
I Hear the Mermaids Singing
New World Records/1996
Mendelssohn String Quartet; recorded at Baby Monster, NYC

Iva Bittová/Bang On A Can: Samota (Loneliness)
Cantaloupe Music/2005
piano: Lisa Moore; voice: I. Bittová; text: Richard Müller; recorded at Systems Two Studio, Brooklyn, December, 2004

Martin Bresnick: String Quartet #2, "Bucephalus"
I. Bucephalus
II. Around To The Sun
III. Alexandrine
IV. At Jhelum
V. The New Advocate

The Essential Martin Bresnick
Cantaloupe Music/2010
Flux Quartet; recorded at Sprague Hall, Yale University, New Haven, CT, 5/16/05

Mary Jane Leach: Night Blossoms
The NYFA Collection -- 25 Years of New York New Music #
Innova Recordings/2010
Kiitos -- soprano: Eileen Clark; mezzo-soprano: Karen Goldfeder; tenor: Gregory Davidson; baritone: Jared Stamm; text: Yofu (translated by Lucien Stryk) recorded live at Church of the Ascension, NYC

Eve Beglarian: We Two
vocals, guitars: E. Beglarian, Corey Dargel; additional guitars: Cristian Amigo; text: Walt Whitman

David Lang:
a. Press Release
b. I'm Still Shaking

Music from the Film (Untitled)
Cantaloupe Music/2009

Eve Beglarian: My Heart is Trembling
60 x 60 -- 2004/2005 #
Vox Novus/2007
electronics, voice: E. Beglarian; text: Charles Wesley
Anne LeBaron: Rippling with Leroy
Innova Recordings/2010
violin: Leroy Jenkins; harp: A. LeBaron; recorded at Disney Hall, CalArts, Valencia, CA, 2002

Leroy Jenkins' Driftwood: To Run
The Art of Improvisation
Mutable Music/2005
pipa: Min Xiao-Fen; piano: Denman Maroney; percussion: Rich O'Donnell; violin: L. Jenkins; recorded live at AACM Concert, Chicago, 10/08/04

Anthony Braxton/Gerry Hemingway: Invention 8107AM (excerpt)
Old Dogs (2007)
Mode Records--Avant series/2010
saxophones: A. Braxton; percussion: G. Hemingway; recorded at the Daltry Room, Wesleyan University, 08/01/07

Jin Hi Kim/Gerry Hemingway: Rain Dance
Auricle Records/2010
komungos: J.H. Kim; drums, percussion: G. Hemingway; recorded in Shutesbury, MA, 08/18/09

Samul nori: P'u Sal
Record of Changes
CMP Records/1990
changgo, choong ching, chorus: Kim Duk Soo; k'kwaengwari, changgo, ching, vocal: Lee Kwang Soo; ching, buk, changgo, chorus: Choi Jong Sil; ching, bara, changgo, chorus: Kang Min Seok; recorded at Power Station, NYC, February, 1988

Luc Ferrari: Und so weiter, Parts 1-3
Tautologos and Other Early Electronic Works
Electronic Music Foundation/2002
piano: Gérard Frémy; realized in 1966

Karlheinz Stockhausen: from Mantra
a. Takt 324-444
b. Takt 445-487

pianos: Andreas Grau, Götz Schumacher; recorded at Hessischer Rundfunk/Aufnehem, October, 1993

Monique Jean: 13'13 pour voix défigurée
L'adieu au S.O.S.
empreintes DIGITALes/2003
realized at PRIM Studios,PRIM Media Arts Centre, Montreal, 1997; processed voices: Sylvo Archambault, Emmanuel Madan, Pascale Malaterre, Marie-France Marcotte, Alain Pelletier; text: Hélène Cixous,"Beethoven a jamais ou I'existence de Dieu"

Gordon Mumma: Music from the Venezia Space Theatre
Studio Retrospect
Lovely Music, Ltd./2000
recorded at the 27th Venezia Biennale performances of Teatro dello Spacio, at Teatro La Fenice opera house, the ONCE group ensemble, directed by Milton Cohen, September, 1964

Musica Elettronica Viva (MEV): SpaceCraft (excerpt)
MEV 40
New World Records/2008
performers -- Allen Bryant, Alvin Curran, Carol Plantamura, Frederic Rzewski, Richard Teitelbaum, Ivan Vandor: various electronic/acoustic instruments, voices, and objects; recorded at Academie der Künste, Berlin, 10/05/67