Tuesday, January 29, 2013

Martian Gardens for February 3-4, 2013

Sundays live broadcast/webcast
21:00--24:00 EST
WMUA 91.1 FM
Amherst, Massachusetts
February 3, 2013

webcast: Mondays 9:00 -- Noon EST
February 4, 2013 Host: Max Shea
online playlists: Martian Gardens blog
email: maxtshea@gmail.com



Vivian Adelberg Rudow: The Majesty of It All
I Didn't Want to Say Goodbye
Vivian Adelberg Rudow/2004
electronics: Vivian Adelberg Rudow; composition year: 2003; time: 9:00

"Blue" Gene Tyranny: Sonata - I + II + III (Trio)
Just for the Record
Lovely Music, Ltd./2008 (orig. LP 1979)
composer: Robert Ashley; piano: BGT; recorded at the Center for Contemporary Music, Mills College, Oakland, 1978; composition year: 1978; time: 7:51

Charles Norman Mason: The Blazing Macaw
Music from SEAMUS, Volume 3 [various artists]
piano: Thomas Bagwell, tape: Charles Norman Mason; composition year: 1992; time: 8:17

Paul Lansky: PassaKaglia
Music Box
Bridge Records/2007
computer music: Paul Lansky; composition year: 2006; time: 4:54

Juan Sebastián Lach Lau: rzw + Continuidad Paralela
Navona Records/2013
percussion: recorded at Sala Niños Cantores del Conservatorio de lasRosas, Morelia, Michoacán, Mexico, February 11, 2012; composition year: 2011; time: 9:55

Frederic Rzewski: Winnsboro Cotton Mill Blues
Rzewski/De Mare
O.O. Discs/1995
piano: Anthony De Mare; composition year: 1979; time: 9:52

Henry Cowell:
a. Amiable Conversation (0:53)
b. Advertisement (1:33)
Wizards & Wildmen (music of Cowell, Ives, and Harrison)
Anthony De Mare, piano
recorded at the Recital Hall of the Performing Arts Center, SUNY, Purchase, 1999; composition year: 1917 (a/b)
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Ruth Anderson: SUM (State of the Union Message)
Lesbian American Composers [various artists]
tape collage: Ruth Anderson; composition years: 1973, 1997; time: 7:37

Sarah Boothroyd: Forest to Desert
Deep Wireless 6 - Radio Art Compilation [various artists]
New Adventures in Sound Art/2009
audio doodling: Sarah Boothroyd; composition year: 2008; time: 2:34

Musica Elettronica Viva: Mass. Pike
MEV 40
New World Records/2008
computer, digital keyboard, shofar, toy boom-boxes: Alvin Curran; piano, prepared piano, small instruments: Frederic Rzewski; synthesizer, sampler, computers, Crackle Box, small instruments: Richard Teitelbaum; recorded a the Festival of Contemporary Music, Tanglewood Music Center, Lenox, Massachusetts, August 2, 2007; composition year: 2007; time: 10:57

Elainie Lillios: Tree Tunnel (from Backroads)
Entre Espaces (Between Spaces)
Empreintes Digitales/2011
realized at the composer's studio, Bowling Green, Ohio, 2002; premiered at  the Rien a voir (12) at Espace GO, Montreal, September 13, 2002

Robert Fripp and Brian Eno: Healthy Colours IV
The Essential Fripp and Eno
Virgin EG/1994
electric guitar: Robert Fripp; beat box, tapes: Brian Eno; recorded in New York City, 1979; time: 5:35

Anla Courtis: Respiré un Cordero
Tape Works
Pogus Productions/2006
tape collage: Anla Courtis; recorded at Ornitivo Studios; Buenos Aires, 1994; time: 2:42

Amy Denio: English as a Second Language
Chickenhawks Ought Not
Spoot Music/2002
tape collage: Amy Denio; recorded at Spoot Studios, Seattle; time: 1:16

Amy Denio:
a. Saiko I (Kobayashi)
b. Construction (Denio)
Tattoo (for the Pat Graney Dance Co.)
Unit Circle Rekkids/2001
voice, text: Saiko Kobayashi; tapes: Amy Denio; recorded in Seattle; time: 3:36 (a/b)

The Space Negros: Music for Safety Ed Class
Dig Archeology II (1975-1986)
Arf Arf/1992
instruments, vocals: Erik Lindgren; recorded in Somerville, Massachusetts, fall 1975; time: 1:25

Annie Gosfield: Phantom Shakedown
Almost Truths and Open Deceptions
piano, electronics, tapes: Annie Gosfield; recorded at Oktaven Studios, Yonkers,  composition year: 2010; time: 8:13

Annie Gosfield: Don't Bite the Hand that Feeds Back
The NYFA Collection
25 Years of New York New Music [various artists]
Innova Recordings/2010
sampling keyboard: Annie Gosfield; composition year: 1998; time: 3:24
*TAINT RADIO version only

Holger Czukay: Boat Woman Song (excerpt)
OHM -- The Early Gurus of Electronic Music -- 1948-1980
[various artists]
Ellipsis Arts/2000
tapes: Holger Czukay; recorded at Czukay's home studio and Studio Für Elektronische Musik, Köln, 1968-1969; excerpt time: 5:00

Jin Hi Kim: Dong Dong Dari
Jin Hi Kim's Sound Universe
Living Tones/2009
Gagok singer: Kang Kwon Soon; live computer processing: Jin Hi Kim; composition year: 2000; time: 7:51

Luciano Berio: Sequenza III for woman's voice)
Sequenzas and Solo Works
Mode Records/2006
mezzo-soprano: Isabelle Ganz; recorded at Lenfell Hall, Farleigh Dickinson University, Madison, New Jersey, October 11, 1996; composition year: 1965; time: 8:46

Helmut Lachenmann: Mouvement (--vor der Erstarrung)*
Schwankeungen am Rand [Fluctuations at the Edge]
ECM Records/2002
Ensemble Modern, conductor: Peter Eötvös; recorded at Radiostudio Hessischer Rounfunk, Frankfurt; November 1994; composition years: 1983, 1984; time: 22:45

* Approximately "Movement -- prior to the solidification process"

Mary Ellen Childs:
a. First Wave (part 1)
b. First Wave (part 2)
Innova Recordings/2012
clarinets: Pat O'Keefe; violin: Laura Harada; cellos: Michelle Kinney, Jacqueline Ultan; percussion: Peter O'Gorman; recorded at Wild Sound Studio, Minneapolis, 2011; composition year: 2011; time: 5:30 (a/b)
*TAINT RADIO version only

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