Friday, March 1, 2013

Martian Gardens for March 3-4, 2013

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

webcast: Mondays 9:00 -- Noon EST
March 4, 2013 Host: Max Shea
online playlists: Martian Gardens blog


Helmut Lachenmann: Weigenmusik
 „ … Zwei Gefühle …“ and Solo Works
Mode Records/2012
piano: Helmut Lachenmann; recorded at EMPAC, Troy, New York, March 2010; composition year: 1963; time: 3:25

Joseph Byrd: Three Aphorisms
a. Movement 1 (1:11)
b. Movement 2 (0:33)
c. Movement 3 (1:33)
NYC 1960-1963
New World Records/2013
prepared piano: Timothy Andres; recorded at Mission Sound, Williamsburg, Brooklyn, September 2010; composition year: 1960

Richard Teitelbaum: TBCi/bRT
Solo Live
Mutable Music/2012
piano, bells, slide whistle, Crackle Box, distant sirens: Richard Teitelbaum; recorded for the "Creative Differences" series at An Die Musik, Baltimore, April 11, 2009; time: 14:28

John Cage: some of Some of "The Harmony of Maine" (S. Belcher)
a. Alpha C.M. (1:35)
b. Majesty C.M. (3:29)
c. Harmony C.M. (3:30)
d. Creation L.M. (1:50)
e. Hallowell S.M. (3:50)
The Works for Organ
Mode Records/2013
original hymns: Supply Belcher; arr. John Cage; pipe organ: Gary Verkade; recorded at Nederluleå Church, Gammelstads kyrkstad, Luleå, Sweden, November 8, 2008; composition year: 1976

John Cage:  selections from 44 Harmonies from Apartment House 1776
a. Hymn XXVI (Judea) [1:14]
b. Hymn XXVII (Reflection) [1:15]
c. Hymn XXVIII (Greenwich) [5:39]
The Works for Violin 6--The String Quartets 4
Mode Records/2005
original hymns: a. William Billings, b. Supply Belcher, c. Andrew Law; arr. John Cage, Irivine Arditti; The Arditti String Quartet; recorded at Sendesaal des Hessischen Rundfunks, Frankfurt; July 2000; composition year: 1976

Joëlle Léandre: No Comment 6
No Comment
Red Toucan/2001
upright bass, voice: Joëlle Léandre; recorded at the Vancouver Jazz Festival, June 1995 and at the Ibleo Jazz Festival, Ragusa, Italy, October 1994 (notes do not specify the which track was where); time: 4:53

Monique Jean: Low Memory #2
L' Adieu au S.O.S.
Empreintes Digitales/2003
flute, piccolo: Claire Marchand; 4-channel tape; tape realized at the composer's studio, Montreal, 2001; premiered by Clair Marchand at Studio 12, Maison de Radio-Canada, Montreal, April 8, 2001; stereo version realized at the composer's studio, Montreal, 2002; time: 10:25

Elsa Justel: Gwerz
Empreintes Digitales/2007
electroacoustic music realized at the composer's studio in Paris; premiered at the Festival Synthèse, Bourges, June 3, 2002; time: 11:40

Marco Oppedisano: Red Cent
The $100 Guitar Project [various artists]
Bridge Records/2013
electroacoustic music produced from the $100 guitar; composition year: 2012; time: 2:08

Marco Oppedisano: Three Short Electronic Pieces
a. What's that noise? (1:06)
b. Did you hear that? (1:08)
c. The end is near (1:06)
Electroacoustic Compositions for Electric Guitar
OKS Recordings of North America/2007
guitars, electronics: Marco Oppedisano; composition year: 2003

Herbert Brün: More Dust (with percussion)
SAWDUST Computer Music Project
Electronic Music Foundation/1998
SAWDUST music synthesis computer program: Herbert Brün; Percussion Group Cincinnati members: Allen Otte, James Culley, William Youhass; composition year: 1977; time: 13:16

Luc Ferrari: Etudes
a. aux accidents (2:19)
b. aux sons tendus (2:56)
c. Visages V, Part 1 (2:15)
Tautologos and Other Early Electronic Works
Electronic Music Foundation/2002
musique concrète: Luc Ferrari, realized at GRM, Paris,1958, 1959

Robert Fripp and Brian Eno: Wind on Water
The Essential Fripp and Eno
guitar: Robert Fripp; tape loops, synthesizers: Brian Eno; recorded in Paris and London, 1975; time: 5:30

James Moore: Birds
The $100 Guitar Project [various artists]
Bridge Records/2013
The $100 guitar: James Moore; time: 1:53

Pink Floyd/Roger Waters: Grantchester Meadows
EMI/1994 (orig. LP Harvest/1969)
acoustic guitar, vocals, lyrics, tape effects (birds, insects, field sounds): Roger Waters; recorded in June 1969; time: 7:48

Alan Licht: Muhammed Ali & the Crickets
A New York Minute
XI Records/2003
field recordings: Alan Licht; edited at Quakebasket, New York City, by Tim Barnes and Alan Licht, 2001; time: 6:41

Alvin Lucier: Broken Line
Almost New York
Pogus Productions/2011
flute: Robert Dick; vibraphone: Danny Tunick; piano: Joseph Kubera; recorded at Studio P4, Nalepastrasse, Berlin, 2007; composition year: 2006; time: 12:21

Twisted Tutu: Tea Song (G. Klucevsek)
Play Nice
O.O. Discs/2000
composer: Guy Klucevsek; arrangement, vocals, one-stringed gopichand (aka. ektara) Eve Beglarian; composition year: 1995; time: 4:29

Meredith Monk:
a. Panda Chant I (1:56)
b. Panda Chant II (1:35)
Do You Be?
ECM Records/1987
voices: Robert Een, Andrea Goodman, Wayne Hanklin, Naaz Hosseini, Nurit Tilles, Ching Gonzalez, Meredith Monk; recorded in New York City, 1986-1987

Ronu Majumdar: 
Madhya Bandish in Ektal (from Raga Miyan Ki Malhar)
India Archive Music/2002
Bansuri flute: Ronu Majumdar; tabla: Abhijit Banerjee; recorded at Master Sound Astoria, New York City, September 28, 1997; time: 6:16

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