Friday, May 3, 2013

Martian Gardens for May 5-6, 2013

Sundays live broadcast/webcast
21:00--24:00 EDT
WMUA 91.1 FM
Amherst, Massachusetts
May 5, 2013

webcast: Mondays 9:00 -- Noon EDT
May 6, 2013 Host: Max Shea
online playlists: Martian Gardens blog

Final update 5/05/13 @ 23:30

Charles Dodge: Cascando (excerpt)
A Retrospective (1997-2009)
New World Records/2010
text: Samuel Beckett; Voice Opener: John Nesci; voice: Steven Gilborn, computer synthesis of voice: Charles Dodge; realized at the computer music studios of Columbia University, City University of New York, and Brooklyn College Center for Computer Music composition year: 1977; excerpt time: 8:00

Alvin Curran: Animal Behavior
CDCM Computer Music Series Volume 17 [various artists]
Music from the Center for Contemporary Music at Mills College
Centaur Records/1994
computer music, sampler: Alvin Curran; realized at CCM, Mills College, Oakland, 1992; time: 13:00

Noah Creshevsky: Three Minute Waltzes
i. Try
ii. Piranha
iii. Y Tu Mamá También
The Twilight of the Gods
electroacoustic music: Noah Creshevsky; composition years: i. 2003, ii. 2007, iii. 2006; time: 3:00

Johanna Beyer:
a. Bees (0:54)
b. The Federal Music Project (5:14)
Sticky Melodies
New World Records/2008
a. piano: Peter Dumsday; b. The Astra Choir, conductor: John McCaughey; recorded in Melbourne, Australia, 2007; composition years: a. unknown; b. 1936

Mary Ellen Childs:
a. Wreck Theme (4:30)
b. Mer-man (2:08)
Innova Recordings/2013
clarinets: Pat O'Keefe; violin Laura Harada; cellos: Michelle Kinney,  Jacqueline Ultan; perucssion: Peter O'Gorman; recorded for Carl Flink's Black Label Movement dance company at Wild Sound Studio, Minneapolis, 2011; composition year: 2011

Michelle Kinney: I Don't Like Americans
Sonic Circuits X [various artists]
Innova Recordings/2003
vocals: Shi-Zheng Chen; cello, electroacoustic music: Michelle Kinney; recorded at Harvestworks/Studio PASS, New York City; time: 1:00

Morton Feldman: from Three Voices
a. Opening (2:25)
b. Legato (11:47)
c. Slow Waltz (5:08)*
d. Snow Falls (2:24)
Three Voices for Joan La Barbara
New Albion Records/1989
voice: Joan La Barbara;  d. text: Frank O'Hara, "Wind (to Morton Feldman),"; recorded in Los Angeles and Hollywood; composition year: 1982
*WMUA version only

Morton Feldman: The O'Hara Songs (in three parts)
Voices & Instruments
Mode Records/2002
The Barton Workshop; bass-baritone: Charles Van Tassel; text: Frank O'Hara, "Wind (to Morton Feldman)," recorded in the Netherlands, 1998-2000; composition year: 1962; time: 3:09, 2:32, 2:41

Brian Chase: Cymbal Drone
Drums and Drones
Pogus Productions/2013
percussion: Brian Chase; recorded in Melbourne, Australia; time: 10:23

Al Margolis: Cicada #5 -- Version Bohman
Rex Xhu Ping (If, Bwana/Al Margolis)
Pogus Productions/2005
talking tapes: Adam Bohman; talking tapes performance: Dan Andreana, Detta Andreana, Al Margolis; time: 10:02

Gonzalo Biffarella: La maquina de picar memoria
Compendium International -- Bourges 2006 [various artists]
Mnémosyne Musique Media/2006
electroacoustic music: Gonzalo Biffarella; realized at IMEB (Institut International de Musique Electroacoustique), Bourges, France, 2006; time: 12:37

Howard Jonathan Fredrics: The Tragedy of Leaves
CDCM Computer Music Series Volume 20 [various artists]
The University of Texas at Austin Electronic Music Studios
Centaur Records/1995
electroacoustic music: Howard Fredrics; text: Charles Bukowski; composition year: 1991; time: 11:00

Jon Christopher Nelson: objet sonore/objet cinétique
Music from SEAMUS Volume 19 [various artists]
electroacoustic music: JCN; realized at IMEB (Institut International de Musique Electroacoustique), Bourges, France, 2007; composition year: 2007; time: 11:30

Luc Ferrari: Visage 2
Visage 2/Après presque rien/Madame de Shanghai
Mode Records/2011
Musiques Nouvelles, conductor: Jean-Paul Dessy; recorded at l'Auditorium Abel Dubois à Mons, Belgium, April 21, 2006; composition years: 1955-1956; time: 10:02

Paul Dolden: Twilight's Sleep (from Entropic Twilights)
Délires de plaisirs
empreintes DIGITALes/2005
electroacoustic music: Paul Dolden; realized at the composer's studio 1997-1998; premiered at the Sound Travels Festival of Sound Art in Toronto, September 2, 2001; time: 8:11

Mari Kimura: ComeCryWithMe (M. Paranosic)*
Polytopia -- Music for Violin and Electronics
Bridge Records/2007
composer: Milica Paranosic; violin, electronics: Mari Kimura; recorded at Harvestworks, New York City, Fall, 2004; composition year: 2005; time: 8:09
*TAINT RADIO version only

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