Saturday, December 1, 2012

Martian Gardens for December 2, 2012

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Program for December 2, 2012

Chaya Czernowin: The Memory of Water
MAIM [Water]
Mode Records/2010
saxophone, tubax: Rico Gubler; piano, harpsichord: John Mark Harris; guitars: Seth Josel; viola: Mary Oliver; musette, oboe, English horn: Peter Veale; live electronics: Experimental Studio of Rado SWR; orchestra: Konzerthausorchester Berlin, conductor: Johannes Kaltitzke; recorded at the MaerzMuzik Festival of Contemporary Music by Berliner Festspiele, Konzerthaus Berlin, March 17, 2007; composition years: 2002-2006; time: 8:32

John Cage: Three Songs
I. Twenty years after
II. Is it as it was
III. At East ingredients
As It Is
ECM New Series/2012
piano: Alexei Lubimov; voice: Natalia Pschenitschnikova; texts: Gertrude Stein; recorded at Radio Studio DRS, Zurich, December 2011; composition year: 1933; time: 3:00

Chinary Ung: from Seven Mirrors
a. between the fish and the moon...
b. tattooing space-time
Child Song-Khse Buon-Seven Mirrors
Bridge Records/2009
piano: Charles Wells; recorded at Conrad Prebys Music Center Studios, University of California San Diego, 2006; composition year: 1997; time: 6:05

Chas Smith: Sometimes the Sword of Seven
Cold Blue Two [various artists]
Cold Blue Music/2012
instruments created by Chas Smith; recorded and mixed by Chas Smith at TDS Studios, Reseda, California, summer 2008; composition year: 2008; time: 4:52

Maya Beiser and Michael Harrison: Chorale 
(Just Ancient Loops, Movement II)
Time Loops -- Music in Pure Instrumentation
Cantaloupe Music/2012
cellos: Maya Beiser; recorded at Westchester Studios, New York; composition year: 2012; time: 5:39

Mark Dresser Trio: Sonomatopoeia
contrabass, giffus: Mark Dresser; flutes, electro-acoustic flutes: Mathias Ziegler; hyperpiano: Denman Maroney; recorded at Tedesco Studios, Paramus, NJ, March 2001; composition year: 2002; time: 12:25

John Cage: Four6
Music for Merce 1952--2009 [various artists]
New World Records/2010
laptops: Paul DeMarinis, Jim O'Rourke; percussion, contact microphone, tape, live electronics, voice: Takehisa Kosugi; trombone: Stuart Dempster; from the Merce Cunningham dance Rondo, recorded April 4, 1998; Berkeley, California; composition year: 1992; excerpt time: 11:17

David Rosenboom: In the Beginning -- Etude II 
(Keyboard--Plucked Strings)
In the Beginning [1978--1981]
New World Records/2012
harp: Jane Grothe; piano and computer: David Rosenboom; guitar, lute, banjo: Jerónimo "Jxel" Rajchenberg; recorded in 2008; composition year: 1980; time: 8:00

R.Weis: The Reaper & Me
Web of Illusion
samples, sampler: R. Weis; recorded in 1998; time: 4:02

Sarah Boothroyd: Some Dark Force
Deep Wireless 3 -- Radio Art Compilation [various artists]
New Adventures in Sound Art/2006
voice, text, electronics: Sarah Boothroyd; composition year: 2006; time: 4:55

Allen Strange: Qinault Cathedral
Music by Allen Strange
Permanent Press/2005
digital media: Allen Strange; composition year: 2003; time: 5:42

Randy Greif: The Hole to Heaven
Dry Lungs II [various artists]
Placebo Records/1986
instruments, tapes: Randy Greif; time: 6:00

Robert Ashley: Purposeful Lady Slow Afternoon
Automatic Writing
Lovely Music, Ltd./1996
narration: Cynthia Liddell; voices: Mimi Johnson, Mary Ashley; electronics: Robert Ashley; composition year: 1968; time: 10:14

The Golden Palominos: Victim
Dead Inside
Restless Records/1996
voice, text: Nicole Blackman, electronics: Anton Fier; recorded at Greenpoint Studio, 1995-1996; time: 5:49

Alejandro Núñez Allauca: Gravitación Humana
Tensions at the Vanguard -- New Music from Peru (1948--1979)
Pogus Productions/2012
magnetic tape: Alejandro Núñez Allauca; composition year: 1969; time: 13:55

Christian Marclay/Toshio Kajiwara/DJ Olive: Extra Track
Cuneiform Records/2012
recorded live at Hirshhorn Museum, Washington D.C., September 21, 2002; time:  9:57

Noah Creshevsky: I Wonder Who's Kissing Her Now
The Twilight of the Gods
electroacoustic music: Noah Creshevsky; composition year: 2008; time: 11:10

Elsa Justel: Puntos, comos y refritos
Empreintes Digitales/2007
electroacoustic music: Elsa Justel; commissioned by, realized, at and premiered at: The Akademie der Künste, Berlin, 2003; time: 11:41

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