Friday, April 19, 2013

Martian Gardens for April 21-22, 2013

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

webcast: Mondays 9:00 -- Noon EDT
April 22, 2013 Host: Max Shea
online playlists: Martian Gardens blog


Allen Ginsberg: Hum Bom
Holy Soul Jelly Roll -- Vol. 4: Ashes & Blues
Rhino Records/1994
reciter: Allen Ginsberg; recorded at The Poetry Project, St. Mark's Church, New York City, May 12, 1993: composition years: 1971, 1984, 1991; time: 3:20

Marcelle Deschênes:
a. Big Bangs II (7:44)
b. Big Bangs III (2:38)
petit Big Bangs
Empreintes Digitales/2006
electroacoustic music: Marcelle Deschênes; a. realized at the Bruit Blancs Studio, Montreal, 1987, remixed by Louis Dufort, 1995, Montreal; b. realized at Bruit Blancs Studio, Montreal, 1992; mastered by Dominique Bassal, Montreal, 2006

John Luther Adams: Triadic iteration lattices
Strange and Sacred Noise
Mode Records/2005
for four air raid sirens; recorded by the Percussion Group Cincinnati. Patricia Corbett Theater, Cincinnati; November, 1998; composition year: 1997; time: 8:22

Jerry Hunt: Chimanzzi: Drape: Link
Haramand Plane -- Three Translation Links
Nonsequitur-What Next?/1994
piano, violin, electronics, devices, video: Jerry Hunt; composition year: 1993; time: 15:20

David Barnes: Angels
violas, electric guitar, sampler: David Barnes: time: 6:09

Tom Hamilton: Bonampak
Pieces for Kohn/Formal & Informal Music
Kvist Records/2010
ARP 2500 Synthesizer: Tom Hamilton; percussion: Rich O'Donnell; alto flute, alto clarinet, nagaswaram, alto saxophone: J.D. Parran; recorded at Technisonic Studios, St. Louis; recorded in 1975; time: 9:31

Peter Zummo/Tom Hamilton: Café Criminal
Slybersonic Tromosome
Penumbra Music/2000
synthesizer, electronics, beat thing: Tom Hamilton; Peter Zummo: trombone, valve trombone, wind instruments, beat thing; time: 3:02

J.D. Parran: Chang Gang
Window Spirits (Solo)
Mutable Music/2010
alto flute: J.D. Parran; recorded live at Balal Gallery, Kampo Cultural Center, New York City, March 27, 2009; time: 7:43

Joseph Byrd: Densities I (for viola solo and 4 treble instruments)
NYC 1960-1963
New World Records/2013
American Contemporary Music Ensemble (viola: Nadia Sirota; trumpet: C.J. Camerieri; cello: Clarice Jensen; marimba: Chihiro Shibayama; vibraphone; Chris Thompson); recorded at Mission Sound, Williamsburg, Brooklyn, September 2010; composition year: 1962; time: 9:53

Lou Cohen: Circles
Pogus Productions/2013
computer music: Lou Cohen; composition year: 2004; time: 12:25

Sylvia Smith: Poems I, II, III (S.S. Smith)
a. Poem I (0:53)
b. Poem II (1:03)
c. Poem III (0:51)
The Year Begins To Be Ripe
11 West Records/2008
composer: Stuart Saunders Smith; brake drums: Sylvia Smith; text, reciter: Stuart Saunders Smith; recorded at UMBC, Baltimore, composition year: 1970

Justin DeHart: Psappha (I. Xenakis)
Strange Paths
Innova Recordings/2013
composer: Iannis Xenakis; percussion: Justin DeHart; recorded at Warren Music Studio, La Jolla, California; composition year: 1975; time: 13:32

Roland Auzet: Omega (I. Xenakis)
Mode Records/2008
composer: Iannis Xenakis; percussion: Roland Auzet; orchestra: Ensemble FA, conductor: Dominique My; recorded at IRCAM, Théâtre de Chaville, La Muse en Circuit, 2006; composition year: 1997; time: 4:04

Fortner Anderson/Nicolas Bernier: Belly Into Fire
text, reciter: Fortner Anderson; electroacoustic music: Nicolas Bernier; recorded in Montreal; composition year: 2012; time: 11:11

Nicolas Bernier:  Les chambres de l'atelier
Travaux mécaniques
Emreintes Digitales/2012
electroacoustic music: Nicolas Bernier; realized and reworked at the composer's studio and the studios at the University of Montreal, 2007-2011; premiered at the Planétarium de Montréal for the Pulsar*3 concert; April 14, 2008; time: 10:48

Noah Creshevsky: Borrowed Time
Auxesis -- Works by Charles Amirkhanian and Noah Creshevsky
Centaur Records/1995
computer music: Noah Creshevsky; composition year: 1992; time: 11:43
Dedicated to the memory of John Cage

Alvin Curran: Erat Verbum  John (A Sound Portrait of John Cage)
Lost Marbles
piano: Alvin Curran; recorded at Studio Akustische Kunst, Westdeutscher Rundfunk, 2000; time 2:49

Larry Austin: from Six Short Variations (Williams [re]Mix[ed])*
a. Country Sounds (1:22)
b. Electronic Sounds (2:06)
Octo Mixes -- Octophonic Computer Music: 1996-2001
Electronic Music Foundation/2001
computer music based on John Cage's Williams Mix (1951-1953) for eight magnetic tapes
* TAINT Radio version only

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