Monday, November 1, 2010

Martian Gardens for 10/31/2010

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 October 31, 2010

WMUA fund drive week: 10/30/10 -- 11/05/10

Selections broadcast between obligatory
exhortations for donations. Grin and bear it.

Alvin Curran: Songs and Views from the Magnetic Garden, part I
Solo Works: The '70s
New World Records/2010
Performed, recorded, and mixed by A. Curran at Via dell'Orso 28, Rome, 1974

Chaya Czernowin: Mei mecha'a (Water of Dissent)
MAIM [Water]
Mode Records/2010
Konzerthausorchester Berlin, conductor: Johannes Kalitzke; saxophone, tubax: Rico Gubler: piano, harpsichord: John Mark Harris; guitars: Seth Josel; viola: Mary Oliver; musette, oboe, English horn; live electronics recorded at EXPERIMENTALSTUDIO of SWR, Freiburg, sound direction: Michael Acker, Rinhold Braig, Thomas Hummel; recorded at the Konzerthaus Berlin, 3/17/07

David Monacchi: Stati d'Acqua
Eco-Acoustic Compositions
Electronic Music Foundation/2008
sound sources: course of the Tiber River from Mount Fumaiolo to the Tyrrhenian Sea; sound scan of a human fetus

Matthew Burtner and MICE: Sandprints
MICE World Tour
Mobile Interactive Computer Ensemble created by Matthew Burtner
sounds on Sandprints: Microphones in the Nambian Desert, performers whistling

John Cage: Song Books I-II/Empty Words III (continued)
Edition John Cage -- Sonata XIII-Music for Marcel Duchamp-
Song Books I-II-Empty Words III

Schola Cantorum Stuttgart, conductor: Clytus Gottwald; spoken words, electronics: J. Cage; recorded live, Süddeutscher Rundfunk, Stuttgart, 6/22/75

Jan Garbarek/The Hilliard Ensemble: Litany
a. Litany (N. Kedrov)
b. Otche nash (Lipovan Old Believers Tradition)
c. Dostoino est (anonymous)

Officium Novum
ECM New Series/2010
The Hilliard Ensemble -- countertenor: David James, tenor: Rogers Covey-Crump, tenor: Steven Harrold, baritone: Gordon Jones; saxophones: J. Garbarek; recorded at St. Gerold's Provost, Vorarlberg, Austria, June, 2009

Kitty Brazelton: the beginning and ending of all things
Ecclesiastes--A Modern Oratorio
Innova Recordings/2010
The Time Remaining Band, conductor: K. Brazelton; laptop drones, soundtracks: K. Brazelton; recorded at Dreamland, West Hurley, New York

Julia Wolfe: my lips from speaking I-III (for six pianos)
Dark Full Rides -- Music in Multiples
Cantaloupe Music/2009
pianos: Lisa Moore; recorded by Michael Riesman at Look Glass Studios, NYC