Friday, February 22, 2013

Martian Gardens for February 24-25, 2013

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

webcast: Mondays 9:00 -- Noon EST
February 25, 2013 Host: Max Shea
online playlists: Martian Gardens blog


Joseph Byrd: Animals
NYC 1960-1963
New World Records/2013
prepared piano: Timothy Andres; violin: Caleb Burhans; violin: Caroline Shaw; viola: Nadia Sirota; cello: Clarice Jensen; marimba: Chihiro Shibayama; vibraphone: Chris Thompson; recorded at Mission Sound, Williamsburg, Brooklyn, September 2012; composition year: 1961; time: 10:00

Gamelan Son of Lion: She (really) Had To Go (J. Morton)
Innova Recordings/2009
composer, music boxes, Max/MSP program: John Morton; gamelan ensemble: Gamelan Son of Lion; composition year: 2006; time: 9:23

Nick Didkovsky: Son of Lion
The $100 Guitar Project [various artists]
Bridge Records/2013
the $100 guitar; Nick Didkovsky; time: 0:11

Justin DeHart: They Looked Like Strangers I & II (S.S. Smith)
Strange Paths
Innova Recordings/2013
composer: Stuart Saunders Smith; solo vibraphone: Justin DeHart; recorded at Warren Music Studio, La Jolla, California; composition year: 2009; selections time: 11:45

Stuart Saunders Smith: Each Moment An Ending
Breath -- The Percussion Music of Stuart Saunders Smith
11 West Records/2004
Percussive Rotterdam; recorded at Studio 508, University of Maryland Baltimore County; composition year: 1993; time: 7:49

Robyn Schulkowsky: Armadillo Part IV
New World Records/2013
percussion: Robyn Schulkowsky; drums: Fredy Struder; drums: Joey Baron; recorded at Poggiolo and Zürich, 2006-2009; selection time: 5:12

Leo Ciesa: General Custard Pie
Coat of Arms
solo drumset: Leo Ciesa; recorded at Water Music, Hoboken, New Jersey, October 11, 2009; time: 2:36

Nick Didkovsky: Meteoric Ice Pie Menace
Ice Cream Time
New World Records/2007
electric guitar, laptop: Nick Didkovsky; sampling: Thomas Dimuzio; saxophones: ARTE Quartett; recorded at SRG (Swiss National Radio) Studio 2, Zürich, September 2006; composition year: 2003; selection time: 4:20

Thomas Dimuzio: Fog Rolls
The $100 Guitar Project [various artists]
Bridge Records/2013
the $100 guitar, EBow, sampling, processing: Thomas Dimuzio; recorded in San Francisco, time: 2:38

Steven Ricks: Floating, Just Above Tomorrow (Extended Play III)
Steven Ricks CD-R, Winter 2013
Flexible Music; composition year: 2007; selection time: 7:18

John Cage: Souvenir
The Works for Organ
Mode Records/2013
pipe organ: Gary Verkade; recorded at Nederluleå Church, Gammelstads kyrkstad, Luleå, Sweden, November 8, 2008; composition year: 1984; time: 6:50
Mode 253/54 CD/DVD release date February 26, 2013

:Zoviet*France:): Stocc Blawers
Shouting at the Ground
Red Rhino/1988
unspecified sounds: ZF, recorded in England, April 1987, time: 2:22

Brian Belet: An Abstract [Difference (Queues)]
Brian Belet CD-R, Winter 2006
Kyma programming: Brian Belet; composition year: 1996; time: 1:00

Rune Lindblad: Fragment Zero (Op.3)
The Death of the Moon
Pogus Productions/1997
electronic music on tape: Rune Lindblad; recorded in Gothenburg, Sweden, 1955; time: 9:10

Helmut Lachenmann: Pression
„ … Zwei Gefühle …“ and Solo Works
Mode Records/2012
cello: Lauren Radnofsky; recorded at EMPAC, Troy, New York, January 9, 2012; composition years: 1969-1970; time: 9:08

Ensemble SuperMusique: Une année dans la vie de...
Y’a du bruit dans ma cabane
Ensemble SuperMusique (alto saxophone, voice: Joane Hétu; soprano saxophone, objects, voice: Jean Derome; sampler: Diane Labrosse; percussion, voice: Danielle Palardy Roger; drums: Pierre Tanguay; turntables: Martin Tétreault) recorded live in Montreal; October 9, 2007

Anne LeBaron: Dog-gone Cat Act
The Musical Railism of Anne Lebaron
Mode Records--Tellus Audio/1995
prepared harp: Anne LeBaron; composition year: 1982; time: 4:55

Larry Polansky: Duchess Bridge
The $100 Guitar Project [various artists]
Bridge Records/2013
the $100 guitar: Larry Polansky; composition years: 2010-2011; time: 2:42

The Legendary Pink Dots: Go Ask Alice
Play It Again Sam/1985
electric guitar, synthesizer, voices, processing: LPD, Steven Stapleton; time: 3:25

Brian Belet: Name Droppings
In Celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the University of Illinois 
Experimental Music Studios (1958-2008) [various artists]
EMS--University of Illinois School of Music/2008
sound collage: Brian Belet; composition year: 2008; time: 5:08

Danielle Palardy Roger: La mort est là
Bruiducœur, prières des infidèles
amplified choir: VivaVoce; percussion: Patrick Graham, John Martin; narrator: Danielle Palardy Roger; recorded at Espace GO Montreal, June 3, 2004; time: 4:26 

Larry Polansky: #13 DIY Canon (Goode version)
Four-Voice Canons
Cold Blue Music/2002
narration, tape, Java 2 program: Daniel Goode; recorded in a Manhattan restaurant called Java and in Hanover, New Hampshire, March 2002, composition year: 2001; time: 3:15

Jeri Mae G. Astolfi: The Pleasure of Being Last (J. Fox)
Here (and there)
Innova Recordings/2013
composer/fixed media: Jim Fox; piano: Jeri Mae G. Astolfi; spoken voice: Janyce Collins; text: Joseph Dalton Hooker (Himalayan Journals); recorded at The Room, Venice, California, 2012, and Architecture, Los Angeles, 2011; composition years: 2011-2012; time: 13:20

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