Sunday, December 26, 2010

Martian Gardens for 01/02/2011

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Amherst, Mass. 01003
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Host: Max Shea
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Program for January 2, 2011

Susan Botti: Listen, It's Snowing
Listen, It's Snowing
piano: Daniel Kirk-Foster; soprano: S. Botti; text: e.e. cummings;
recorded at the Academy of Arts and Letters, NYC, 12/04/97

Arlene Zallman: Nightsongs
Se La Terra Che Aspetta
Bridge Records/2010
soprano: Karol Bennett; flute: Leone Buyse; clarinet: Michael Webster; texts: Wendell Berry, Joseph Freiherr von Echendorff; recorded at Duncan Hall, The Shepherd School of Music, Rice University, February, 2007

Tod Machover: Flora
Bridge Records/1990
voice samples: Karol Bennett; recorded at the MIT Media Lab, 1989

Ingram Marshall: Fog Tropes II
Kingdom Come
Nonesuch Records/2001
Kronos Quartet; fog horns recorded in San Francisco Bay; recorded at Skywalker Sound, August, 1996

Arvo Pärt: Movement III
Symphony No. 4 "Los Angeles"
ECM Records/2010
Los Angeles Philharmonic, conductor: Esa-Pekka Salonen; recorded at Walt Disney Concert Hall, Los Angeles, January, 2009

John Cage:
a. Our Spring Will Come
b. And the Earth Shall Bear Again

Complete Short Works for Prepared Piano
Mode Records/2007
prepared piano: Philipp Vandré; recorded at the Hessischer Rundfunk, Frankfurt, 2001-2002

Martin Bresnick: For the Sexes -- The Gates of Paradise (1 & 2)
The Essential Martin Bresnick [DVD supplement]
Cantaloupe Music/2006
piano and voice: Lisa Moore; text and images: William Blake; computer animation: Puppetsweat Theater

Steve Reich: Double Sextet, Movement I -- Fast
Double Sextet -- 2 x 5
Nonesuch Records/2010
Eighth Blackbird; recorded at WFMT Studio, Chicago, August 27-28, 2009

Mark Applebaum:
a. Martian Anthropology 7
b. Martian Anthropology 8
c. Martian Anthropology 9

Sock Monkey
Innova Recordings/2008
The Paul Dresher Ensemble Electro-Acoustic Band; recorded at Theater Artaud, San Francisco, March 31 & April 1, 2006

Pierre Alexandre Tremblay: La Rage (Raging Rabies)
a. Renard Fou
b. Techno-Sexe: vol d'aeroport
c. Entrevue Avec le Proprio
d. Prendre le Contrôle de la Tour
e. Epilogue: pas d'avenir

La Rage
empreintes DIGITALes/2009
recorded at the Electroacoustic Music Studios at the University of Huddersfield, UK, 2004-2005

Pierre Schaeffer: Cinq études de bruits (Five Studies of Noises)
a. Railroad Study
b. Whirligig Study
c. Study in Purple
d. Study in Black
e. Study in Pathos

L' Oeuvre Musicale
Electronic Music Foundation/1998
Musique Concrete recorded in France, 1948

César Bolaños: Intesidad y Altura
Peruvian Electroacoustic and Experimental Music (1964-1970)
Pogus Productions/2009
premiered in the hall of the Instituto Di Tella, Buenos Aires, 11/21/64

Hildegard Westerkamp: Für Dich -- For You
Trans_Canada (ZKM/Karlsruhe)#
empreintes DIGITALes/2010
electroacoustic recordings: H. Westerkamp; text: Rainer Maria Rilke "Liebes-Lied," translated by Norbert Ruebsaat; readers: Wendelin Bartley, Susan Benson, Anne Bourne, Loui Ettling, Peter Grant, Andra McCartney, Norbert Ruebsaat, R. Murray Schafer, Agnes Westerkamp, H. Westerkamp; realized at Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie, Karlsruhe, Germany, and Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, 2005

David Tudor: Rainforest (1968)
David Tudor & Gordon Mumma
New World Records/2006
performance with the Merce Cunningham Dance Company, Teatro Novo, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 7/30/68

Gordon Mumma: Song Without Words (In Memoriam David Tudor)
solo piano: G. Mumma