Saturday, June 1, 2013

Martian Gardens for June 2-3, 2013


Sundays live broadcast/webcast
21:00--24:00 EDT
WMUA 91.1 FM
Amherst, Massachusetts
June 2, 2013

webcast: Mondays 9:00 -- Noon EDT
June 3, 2013 Host: Max Shea
online playlists: Martian Gardens blog


Final update: 00:37, June 3, 2013

Elliott Carter: Warble for Lilac Time
Music of Elliott Carter Volume 9
Bridge Records/2013
soprano: Tony Arnold; text: Walt Whitman; Colorado College Festival Orchestra, conductor: Scott Yoo; recorded at Packard Hall, Colorado Springs, Colorado, June 2007; composition year: 1943; time: 6:49

Ursula Mamlok: Four German Songs
a. Über die Felder (1:20)
b. September (2:52)
c. Schmetterling (0:28)
d. Nachtgefühl (1:31)
Music of Ursula Mamlok Volume 4
Bridge Records/2013
baritone: Jesse Blumberg; piano: Stephen Gosling; texts: Hermann Hesse; recorded at New Rochelle Studios, New Rochelle, New York, February 2012; composition year: 1958; total time: 6:14

Vivian Adelberg Rudow: Dawn's Journey
Sound Portraits
MSR Classics/2013
pianos: Eric Conway, Jeffrey Chappell; electroacoustic music: Vivian Adelberg Rudow (English Country Dance Music by Bare Necessities courtesy of Rounder Records); answering machine message: Dawn Culbertson

Jean Eichelberger Ivey: Terminus
Music by Jean E. Ivey for Voices, Instruments and Tape
mezzo-soprano: Elaine Bonazzi; text: Ralph Waldo Emerson; electronic music on tape: Jean E. Ivey; realized at the Peabody Conservatory of Music; composition year: 1970; time 9:48 

Luc Ferrari: Danses Organique, Cinema Pour L'oreille, Part 1
L'Œuvre Électronique (boxed-set)
 electronic music, tapes: Luc Ferrari; recorded at Luc Ferrari's studios, France, 1971-1973; time: 6:07

Cort Lippe: Duo for Cajon and Computer
MusicWorks #116 [various artists]
MusicWorks Magazine/2013
cajon drum: Patti Cuddi; Max/MSP processing: Corte Lippe; realized at the Hiller Computer Music Studios of the University of Buffalo, New York,  2011; time: 9:26

Brian Chase: Drum Roll Drone
Drums & Drums
Pogus Productions/2013
percussion: Brian Chase; recorded in Brooklyn, New York, time: 4:04

Giascinto Scelsi: L'Âme ailée - L'Âme ouverte
a. L'Âme ailée (4:21)
b. L'Âme ouverte (3:13)
The Violin Works -- Scelsi Volume 10
Mode Records/2013
violin: Weiping Lin; recorded at 4Tune Studio, Vienna, Austria, November 2008; composition year: 1973; total time: 7:34

Emma Carlé: Go Go Gadget Arms
Open Space 16 [various artists]
Open Space/2004
violins: Chris Van der Zee, Anna Broadbent, Eleanor Ryan; bonang barung Javanese gongs: Jo Hilder; composition year: 1999; time: 4:40

Henri Pousseur: At Moonlight, Downland's Shadow Passes Along Ginkaku-JI
Electronic, Experimental and Microtonal, 1953-1999
Sub Rosa/2008
koto: Mikoto Jakahata; shamisen: Sumila Goto; shakuhachi: Shuzan Morita; composition year: 1989; time: 12:38

Frances White: Centre Bridge
Centre Bridge -- Electroacoustic Works
Mode Records/2007
shakuhachi duo: Elizabeth Brown; electronic sound: Frances White; composition year: 1999; time: 12:02

Joseph Klein: Zwei Parabein Nach Franz Kafka
CDCM Computer Music Series Volume 39 [various artists]
Music from the University of North Texas
Center for Experimental Music and Intermedia
Centaur Records/2012
for computer, narrator, and mixed choir; narrator: Jeffrey Snider; soloists: Heidi Dietrich Klein, Patrick Gnage, Jonathan Greer, conductor: Henry Gibbons; texts: Franz Kafka, "The Bridge," "The Vulture"; composition year: 2006; time: 13:17

Francis Dhomont: À propos de K
Études pour Kafka
empreintes DIGITALes/2009
electroacoustic music realized at the composer's studio in Avignon, France; premiered at Salle Olivier Messiaen — Maison de Radio in celebration of Dhomont's 80th birthday (November 2), November 11, 2006; composition year 2006; time: 21:37

Terry Riley: Bird of Paradise (excerpt)*
Music for the Gift
Organ of Corti/1998
tape assemblage: Terry Riley; recorded at the composer's home, San Francisco, 1965; excerpt time: 10:00
*WMUA version only

David Tudor: Neural Network Plus (excerpt)
The Art of David Tudor 1963-1992 (boxed-set)
New World Records/2013
live electronics: David Tudor, Takehisa Kosugi; recorded in Lisbon, Portugal, June 5, 1994; composition year: 1992; excerpt time: 10:00

Hans Otte: Minimum-Maximum (excerpts)
Pogus Productions/2005
an electronic environment (simultaneous concert in Stockholm and Bremen) for two organists, directed by Hans Otte; keyboards: Gerd Zacher, Karl-Erik Welin;  recorded on October 27, 1973; composition year: 1973; excerpt time: 11:00

Pauline Oliveros: In Memoriam: Nikola Tesla, Cosmic Engineer (excerpt)
Music for Merce 1952-2009 (boxed-set) [various artists]
New World Records/2010
live electronics, voices, acoustical-space-sound activators: John Cage, Gordon Mumma, Jean Rigg, David Tudor; recorded on tour 1972 for the dance "Canfield" (1969), The Merce Cunningham Dance Company; composition year: 1969; excerpt time: 9:44

Chris Watson: Mozambique Nightjar (Zimbabwe)*
Outside the Circle of Fire
Touch Records/1998
recorded on the Zambezi River, Zimbabwe, October 1996; time: 2:57
*WMUA version only

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