Friday, April 5, 2013

Martian Gardens for April 7-8, 2013

Sundays live broadcast/webcast
21:00--24:00 EDT
WMUA 91.1 FM
Amherst, Massachusetts
April 7, 2013

webcast: Mondays 9:00 -- Noon EDT
April 8, 2013 Host: Max Shea
online playlists: Martian Gardens blog


Robert Ashley: Subaru
Celestial Excursions
Lovely Music, Ltd./2005
speaker, text: Robert Ashley; singers: Sam Ashley, Thomas Buckner, Jacqueline Humbert, Joan La Barbara, Robert Ashley; piano: Blue Gene Tyranny; electronic orchestra: Tom Hamilton, Robert Ashley; recorded live at the Kitchen, New York City; composition year: 2002; time: 1:48

If, Bwana: Ellen, Banned
Red One
Pogus Productions/2013
voice: Ellen Band; composition year: 2009; time: 10:16

Charles Amirkhanian: Hypothetical Moments
Mental Radio
New World Records/2011 (orig. LP CRI/1985)
voice, ocarina, bells, sampled harpsichord samples (via Dennis Russell Davies); text: Charles Amirkhanian; recorded in St. Paul, Minnesota, March 1980; composition year: 1980; time: 5:35

Eve Beglarian: I am worried now, but I won't be worried long
BRIM -- Songs from The River Project
EVBVD Music/2011
vocals, electronics, electric guitar, bass: Eve Beglarian; violin, acoustic guitar: Mary Rowell; time: 5:55

John Cage: ASLSP (excerpt)
The Works for Organ
Mode Records/2013
pipe organ: Gary Verkade; recorded at Nederluleå Church, Gammelstads kyrkstad, Luleå, Sweden, November 8, 2008; composition year: 1985; excerpt time: 8:10

Lou Cohen: Homage to Cage
Pogus Prodcutions/2013
electronics: Lou Cohen; composed for the Bohlen-Pierce Symposium, Boston, March 2010; time: 8:43

Mark Trayle: _28
Creative Sources Recordings/2008
magnetic strips, card reader, computer processing: Mark Trayle; recorded at the California Institute of the Arts; 2006-2007; time: 3:12

Lou Cohen: Symphony 6 (for Noah Creshevsky)
Pogus Productions/2013
sampled instruments, MIDI keyboard: Lou Cohen; time: 9:33

Noah Creshevsky: Talea
Man & Superman
Centaur Records/1992
electroacoustic music: Noah Creshevsky; composition year: 1991; time: 8:15

Ensemble Supermusique: Malgré tout Face A
Bruit court-circuit
composer: Martin Tétreault; Ensemble SuperMusique: alto saxophone, voice, objects: Joane Hétu; percussion, microphones: Michel F Côté; violin: Guido Del Fabbro; cello: Émilie Girard-Charest;  tenor saxophone, flute, objects: Jean Derome; percussion: Danielle Palardy Roger; synthesizers: Vergil Sharkya; electric bass, electronics: Alexandre St. Onge; turntables: Martin Tétreault; recorded at Studio 270, Montreal, 2012, time: 5:22

Elaine Barkin: GamÈlange
ee2--a sound album by Elaine Barkin
Open Space/2000
harp: Sue Carole DeVale; gamelan: Michael Bakan, Wanda Bryant, Lindsay Clare, Alice Hunt, Jay Keister, Grace M., David Martinelli, Elaine Barkin; recorded at UCLA, July 1992 - April, 1993; time: 13:56

Bill Alves: Imbal-Imbalan
Spectral Harmonies/2008
The HMC American Gamelan; Harvey Mudd College; composition year: 2001; time: 8:39

Robert Voisey: Hunger
Vox Novus e.p.
Vox Novus/2004
processed voice: Robert Voisey; time: 2:25

Fortner Anderson/Ned Bouhlassa: 3 Out of Every 10
Fortner Anderson -- Annunciations
Les Blocs Errants/2013
voice, text: Fortner Anderson; electroacoustic music: Ned Bouhlassa; voice recorded at The Pines studio, Montreal; electroacoustic music recorded at Ned Bouhlassa's studio, Montreal, October 2011; time: 7:22

The Legendary Pink Dots: Glasshouse
Chemical Playschool 10
keyboards, voice, text: Edward Ka Spel; sound treatments: Frank Verschuuren; recorded in the Netherlands, 1997; time: 3:45

Ned Bouhlassa/Fortner Anderson:
a. Montreal I (3:37)
b. Montreal II (8:00)
Empreintes Digitales/2008
realized at Ned Bouhlass'as studio, Montreal, 2005; premiered in Berlin, Germany, May 19, 2005

Iannis Xenakis: Hibiki Hana Ma (excerpt)
Electronic Works 2
Mode Records/2009
electronic music for 8-channel tape: Iannis Xenakis; premiered at the Osaka World Fair, Osaka, Japan, 1970; composition year: 1969-1970; excerpt time: 8:00

Ben Johnston & Jaap Spek: Museum Piece
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: EMS, U. Ill, commissioned by the Smithsonian Institution; recorded 1968; time: 5:05

Henry Pousseur: Scambi (Exchanges)
An Anthology of Noise & Electronic Music [various artists]
first a-chronology 1921--2001
Sub Rosa/2001
electroacoustic music realized at the RAI Studios, Milan, 1957; time: 6:27

Philip Mantione: Dialtones and Strings
Compilation for Max CD-R
Philip Mantione/2011
dialtones, samples: Philip Mantione; composition year: 2009; time: 9:10

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Sunday, March 31, 2013

Martian Gardens for March 31-April 1, 2013

Sundays live broadcast/webcast
21:00--24:00 EDT
WMUA 91.1 FM
Amherst, Massachusetts
March 31, 2013

webcast: Mondays 9:00 -- Noon EDT
April 1, 2013 Host: Max Shea
online playlists: Martian Gardens blog

(updated March 31, 17:40 EDT)

Tod Machover: Flora
Bridge Records/1990
computer-generated tape; sampled voice: Karol Bennett, soprano; composition year: 1989; time: 4:14

Mother Mallard's Portable Masterpiece Company: Easter
MMPMC 1970-1973
Cuneiform Records/1999
synthesizers: David Borden, Linda Fisher, Steve Drews; recorded at the R.A. Moog Co;, Trumansburg, New York, 1970, and the Mother Mallard Farmhouse, Enfield, New York, 1972-1973; composition year: 1970; time: 19:23

Judith Shatin: Homemade Music
JKR Pass 3 -- Music for Jim Randall's 75th Birthday [various artists]
Open Space/2007
percussive sounds, electronics: Judith Shatin; composition year: 2004; time: 3:08

Helmut Lachenmann: Guero
  „ … Zwei Gefühle …“ and Solo Works
Mode Records/2012
piano: Helmut Lachenmann; recorded at EMPAC, Troy, New York, March 2010; composition year: 1970; time: 3:57

Eve Beglarian: Testy Pony
Songs from the River Project II
EVBVD Music/2012
BRIM -- vocals, electronics: Eve Beglarian, guitar: Taylor Levine, vocals: Malcolm Merriweather, violin: Mary Rowell; text: Zachary Schomberg; composition year: 2012, time: 3:52

Laurie Anderson: One White Whale
Life on a String
vocals, keyboard: Laurie Anderson; vocals: Tom Neils; background vocals: John Kelly; percussion: Joey Baron; recorded at The Lobby; New York City, 2000; time: 2:03

Elodie Lauten: Answer
The Time is Now [various artists]
The fiction of Melody Sumner Carnahan
Frog Peak Music/1996
electronics: Elodie Lauten; soprano: Mary Hurlbut; mezzo-soprano: Oreen Zeitlin; flutes: Andrew Bolotowsky; text: Melody Sumner Carnahan; recorded at WNYC; time: 5:52

Eric Moe: down the stream, merrily
Strange Exclaiming Music
marimbas: DoublePlay Percussion Duo (Dominic Donato, Stephen Paysen); recorded at the Academy of Arts and Letters, April 22, 2007; composition year: 2002; time: 2:11

Stuart Saunders Smith: Links No.3
The Links Series of Vibraphone Essays
New World Records/2009
vibraphone: Steven Sehman; recorded at Studio 508, University of Maryland Baltimore County, January 2009
*TAINT RADIO version only

Christian Wolff: For a Medley
8 Duos
New World Records/2013
percussion: Robyn Schulkowsky, Joey Baron; recorded at Schulkowsky's studio, Berlin, 2012; composition year: 2012; time: 11:32

Robyn Schulkowsky: Armadillo, Part I (excerpt)
New World Records/2013
percussion: Robyn Schulkowsky; drums: Joey Baron, Fredy Studer; recorded in Poggliolo, Italy, and Zurich, Switzerland, 2006 and 2009; composition years: 1990-2007; excerpt time: 10:00

Benjamin Boretz: Black/Noise I
Open Space 13 (Boretz/Randall)
Open Space/2001
computer-processed piano: Benjamin Boretz; composition year: 1998 (mastered in 2000), time: 12:55

John Cage:
a. Our Spring Will Come (4:30)
b. And the Earth Shall Bear Again (3:25)
The Works for Piano 8
The Complete Short Works for Prepared Piano
Mode Records/2007
piano: Philipp Vandré; recorded at the Hessischer Rundfunk Sendesall, Frankfurt, 2001-2002; composition years: a. 1943, b. 1942

Joseph Celli & Jin Hi Kim: April One
No World (Trio) Improvisations
O.O. Discs/1992
voice: Shelley Hirsch; electric komungo: Jin Hi Kim; reeds, piri: Joseph Celli; recorded at Coyote Studios, Brooklyn, 1991; time: 10:55

Brian Chase: Bass Drum Drone
Drums & Drones
Pogus Productions/2013
percussion: Brian Chase; recorded in Melbourne, Australia, time: 8:37

Sever Tipei: LilDaria
Experimental Music Studios (1958-2008)
In Celebration of the University of Illinois EMS
EMS-University of Illinois School of Music/2008
computer music: Sever Tipei; recorded at EMS University of Illinois, 2008; time: 5:08

Yves Daoust: About Time
Empreintes Digitales/2011
electroacoustic music: Yves Daoust; realized at the composer's studio in Montreal, 2005; premiered at the Deep Wireless festival, Toronto, May 25, 2005; time: 8:32

Joane Hétu:
a. Fragment Bruitiste (1:00)
b. Cochonne (4:53)
La Femme territoire ou 21 fragments d’humus
Ambiances Magnétiques/2012
conductor, voice, objects, melodica: Joane Hétu; voice, objects: Susanna Hood;  accordion, voice: Alice Tougas St-Jak; voice, flutes, alto saxophone, keyboards, objects: Jean Derome; percussions, objects, voice: Isaiah Ceccarelli; text (b): Joane Hétu; recorded at Studio 270, Montreal, 2012

Gary Sloan and Clone:
a. Mind Script/Vacation Permit #35-17 (2:25)
b. Good Indian (5:24)
Finders Keepers/2012 (org. LP 1980)
harmonica: Gary Sloan; synthesizers: Paul Alexander,  Kurt Riemannn; recorded in Anchorage, Alaska, 1980

Salvatore Martirano:
a. UIUS (6:19)
b. Jest fa' Laffs (6:26
CDCM Computer Music Series Volume 14 [various artists]
The Virtuoso in the Computer Age -- IV
Centaur Records/1993
computer music: Salvatore Martirano; the Ciosoni Trio (flute: Tim Lane; clarinet: Eric Mandat; string bass: Michael Cameron); recorded at the University of Illinois, December 1992; composition years: 1990-1991; time: 12:45

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