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Martian Gardens for September 16, 2012

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Program for September 16, 2012


Roger Kleier: The Night Has Many Hours
The Night Has Many Hours
Innova Recordings/2009
electric guitar; electronics: Roger Kleier; recorded at Master Element Studio, New York City; time: 4:22

Annie Gosfield: The Manufacture of Tangled Ivory
a. Part I
b. Part II
Burnt Ivory and Loose Wires
sampling keyboard: Annie Gosfield; electric guitar: Roger Kleier; percussion: Jim Pugliese and Christine Bard; recorded at Harvestworks/Studio PASS, New York City; composition date: 1996; time: 11:00

Dean Drummond: Different  Drums for Different Strokes
Newband Play Microtonal Works
Mode Records/1994 
percussion, Korg Digital Drums, Yamaha DX7II: Dominic Donato; recorded at Cove City Sound Studio, Glen Cove, New York, January 26, 1991; composition year: 1988; time: 11:06

Mathew Rosenblum: Yanah's Dream
Circadian Rhythms
New World Records/2012
Newband featuring Harry Partch instruments, conducted by Dean Drummond; recoreded at the New Hazlett Theater, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, March 20, 2011; compostion year: 2008; time: 8:44

Harry Partch: Ring Around the Moon -- A Dance Fantasm for Here and Now*
a. Phase One -- Well, bless my soul! (Well, bless my soul!)
b. Phase Two -- One, two, three, four -- X,Y, Zee
c. Phase Three -- Shake hands now, boys, and at the sound of the bell come out fighting!
d. Phase Four -- Mumbo jumbo, hocus pocus, hoity toity...(Look out! He's got a gun!)
The Harry Partch Collection Volume I
New World Records/2004 (orig. 1997)
* Part II of Plectra and Percussion Dances-Satyr-Play Music for Dance Theater
 intoned voice: Harry Partch; Gate Five Ensemble (Sausalito) featuring Harry Partch intruments, conducted by Horace Schwarz; recorded in Sausalito, California, 1953; composition date: 1952; time: 9:21

Meredith Monk: 
a. Mapping
b. Mapping continued
Songs of Ascension
ECM New Series/2011
a. voices: Meredith Monk, Ching Gonzalez; percussion: John Hollenbeck; b. voices: Meredith Monk, Ching Gonzalez, Bruce Rameker, Allison Sniffin; recorded at the Academy of Arts and Letters, New York City, November 2009; time: 3:39

Kristin Norderval: A Flat Ground
Aural Histories (post-ambient arias for voice and electronics)
Deep Listening/2012
voice, electronics: Kristin Norderval; composition year: 2001; time: 6:00

New Circle Five: 
a. If it's on...
b. Never Deceived?
Dreaming Wide Awake
Deep Listening/2003
a. percussion: Susie Ibarra; accordion: Pauline Oliveros; soprano: Kristin Norderval; b. violin, voice: Rosi Hertlein; soprano: Kristin Norderval; time: 7:39

Susie Ibarra: Umaga (from Lakbay)
Susie Ibarra Trio (violin: Jennifer Choi; piano: Craig Taborn; drums, percussion: Susie Ibarra); 4:29

Meredith Monk: Chinook Winds
Facing North
ECM New Series/1992
voice: Meredith Monk; recorded at Rainbow Studio, Oslo, 1992;  time: 0:32

Walter Zimmermann: Keuper
Songs of Innocence & Experience
Mode Records/2012
Sonar Quartett; recorded at Siemens-Villa Berlin Lankwitz; July 2010; composition year: 1980; time: 6:51

Tom Hamilton and Bruce Eisenbeil: Dryer Mouth
Shadow Machine
Pogus Productions/2009
Nord modular synthesizer: Tom Hamilton; guitar: Bruce Eisenbeil; recorded at the Pickle Factory, New York City, 2008; time: 8:32

Normal Love: Breathe Through Your Skin
Survival Tricks
vocals and keyboard: vocals and keyboards: Merissa Marligoni; amplified violin and vocals: Jessica Pavone; electric bass: Evan Lipson; electric guitar and electronics: Annon Freidlin; drums: Eli Litwin

Annette Vande Gorne: Figures d’espace
a. Vide et Plein
b. Texture 
c. Ritournelle 1 
e. Ritournelle 2 
empreintes DIGITALes/2008
electroacoustic music: Annette Vande Gorne; recorded at the Metamorphoses d'Orphee studio, Ohain, Belgium; premiered at the Rainy Day festival at Villa Louvigny, Luxemburg; composition year: 2004; time: 13:49

Elainie Lillios: Shoe Factory (from Backroads)
Entre espaces (Between Spaces)
empreintes DIGITALes/2011
realized at the composer's studio, Bowling Green, Ohio; premiered at Rien à voir (12) concert series presented by Réseaux at Espace GO, Montreal, September 13, 2002; composition date: 2002; time: 3:51

Elainie Lillios: Pool (from Earth Ascending)
Music from SEAMUS, Volume 11 [various artists]
voice: Deborah Norin-Kuehn; electroacoustic music: Elainie Lillios; text: Cynthia Fuller; recorded at the University of North Texas, Denton, and the Center for Teaching and Learning, Bowling Green, Ohio; composition year: 2000; time: 4:22

Steven Ricks: CommunalLoopsImprov
Available Resonances
Comprovise Recordings/2012
found sounds, computers: Steven Ricks; time: 3:39

R. Weis: Kirby's Ball
Excitable Audible
sampling, computers: R. Weis; time: 4:41

Enzo Minarelli: 
I don't like poets who add dead complexities to living ones
Pogus Productions/2012
vocals, words, sounds, vocalizations: Enzo Minarelli; time: 2:56

Frank Pahl: The House on Tulip Mountain
Music for Architecture
music by Frank Pahl; time: 2:11

Carlo Serafini: Bicycles and Bowls
Possible Worlds [various artists]
Spectropol Records/2012
music by Carlo Serafini; time: 4:24

David Mooney: Lift Temporarily Suspended
Rhythmiconic Sections
Arizona University Recordings/2004
computer music: David Mooney; time: 1:10

Frank Pahl: The Romantic Side of Schizophrenia
The Romantic Side of Schizophrenia
mandolins, accordions, baritones, clarinets: Frank Pahl; octavin, saxophones: Marko Novachoff; flutes, saxophones: Tim Holmes; time: 3:29

Edward Ka Spel: The Char Char
Down in the City of Heartbreak and Needles
Soleilmoon Records/1995
voice; keyboards: Edward Ka Spel; time 3:30

Steve Beresford: Toy Piano
Not Necessarily "English" Music [various artists]
Electronic Music Foundation/2001
toy piano, sound effects: Steve Beresford; recorded at Charing Cross Station, London, January 18, 1975

Enzo Minarelli: Seeking the Sound of Pharmacopoeia
Pogus Productions/2012
vocals, words sounds, vocalizations: Enzo Minarelli; time:3:40

Bob Gluck: Electric Songs 1-3
Electric Songs
Electronic Music Foundation/2003
shofar: Bob Gluck and electronics; voice: Zoe Zak

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