Saturday, June 29, 2013

Martian Gardens for June 30-July 1, 2013


Sundays live broadcast/webcast
21:00--24:00 EDT
WMUA 91.1 FM
Amherst, Massachusetts
June 30, 2013

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

(final update 23:03, June 30)

The Misfit Toys:
a. Introduction to Drugs (1:46)
b. Drugs (D. Byrne) (5:18)
Does Anybody Really Know What Time It Is?
Innova Recordings/2013
a. clarinet: Robert Paredes; b.written by David Byrne; arranged by The Misfit Toys; lead vocals, harmony vocals, banjo: Paul Elwood; clarinet: Robert Paredes; marimba, percussion software: Dan Moore; drums: Matt Wilson; recorded in Iowa City, 2003; composition years: a. 2003, b. 1979; total time: 6:04

Colin Newman: Blue Jay Way (G. Harrison)
Provisionally Entitled the Singing Fish/Not To
4AD-Restless/1992 (orig. Not To LP 4AD/1982)
written by George Harrison; arranged by Colin Newman; guitar, tabla, percussion, vocals: Colin Newman; bass guitar: Simon Gillham; drum kit: Robert Gotobed, recorded at Scorpio Sound, London, 1982; composition year: 1967; time: 311

This Mortal Coil: Drugs (D. Byrne)
Filigree and Shadow
written by David Byrne; arranged by TMC; vocals: Alison Limerick; guitar: Andrew Gray; drum machine: Steven Young; recorded at Blackwing Studios, London; composition year: 1979; time: 3:10

Bernadette Speach: Contessas & Cardsharks
Movement I from Telepathy: Poetry/Music Suite 
Without Borders
Mode Records/1988
reciter, text: Thulani Davis; contrabass: Lindsey Horner; trombone: Jeffrey Hoyer; alto saxophone: Oliver Lake; piano: Myra Melford; guitar: Jeffrey Schanzer; conductor: Bernadette Speach; recorded at Sorcerer Sound, New York City, 1987; composition year: 1987; time: 3:28

Shelley Hirsch: In the Basement
Mendi + Keith Obadike present CROSSTALK (various artists)
Bridge Records/2009
voice, text: Shelley Hirsch; sampling, engineering: Matt Ostrowski, David Weinstein, recorded at The Kitchen, New York City, 2000; composition year: 2000 (from "My Father Piece"); time: 3:06

Dora Ohrenstein: Confetti of Flesh (Johnson/Cortez)
Urban Diva
composer: Scott Johnson; text: Jayne Cortez; soprano: Dora Ohrenstein; violin: Mary Rowell; piano, synthesizers: Philip Bush; marimba, drum set: Jason Cirker; recorded at The Looking Glass Studios, 1993; composition year: 1989 (text: 1973, "I Am New York City"); time: 10:24

Tania León: Ballarín
Singin' Sepia
Bridge Records/2008
guitar: David Starobin; recorded at KAS Music & Sound, Astoria, New York; September 10, 2005; composition year: 1998; time: 4:00

Orlando Jacinto Garcia: El sonido dulce de tu voz
Exchange -- Latin America (various artists)
(for chorus; music, text: O.J. Garcia) The Florida International University Concert Choir, conductor: John Augenblick; recorded at Wertheim Performing Arts Center, Miami, March 9, 1999; composition year: 1991; time: 6:45

Jorge Antunes: Insubstituível 2ª
In Defense of the Machine
Pogus Productions/2013
(for cello and tape) cello: Guerra Vicente; recorded at Studio GLB, Brasilia, September 29, 2007; composition year: 1967; time: 3:51

Jorge Antunes:
selections from Historia de un Pueblo por Nacer o Carta Abierta a 
Vassili Vasilikos y Todoas Los Pesimistas
a. Part III (3:51)
b. Part IV (1:47)
Electroacoustic Music Volume VII (various artists)
Electroshock Records/2002
(electroacoustic music) recorded in Brazil; composition year 1970; selection time: 4:36

Steven Naylor: Kune Kune
Lieux imaginaires
empreintes DIGITALes/2012
kune kune pigs recorded at Bath, UK, electroacoustic processing: Steven Naylor; realized at the Electroacoustic Music Studios of the University of Birmingham, UK, and the composer's studio Halifax, Nova Scotia; premiered at  the 20th anniversary concerts of the Birmingham Electroacoustic Sound Theatre (BEAST) 20:20: Re/Vision Concert, March 8, 2003; composition year: 2003; time: 4:17

David Barnes: Solitude
David Barnes Music/2012
sampler, violas, slide guitars, piano, chimes: David Barnes; recorded at the composer's studio, Somerville, Massachusetts; time: 4:25

Meredith Monk: Respite
Songs of Ascension
ECM New Series/2011
voices: Meredith Monk, Bruce Rameker, Ching Gonzalez, Allison Sniffen; shruti boxes: Monk, Gonzalez, Sniffen, Ellen Fisher, Bohdan Hilash, John Hollenbeck, Katie Geissinger; violins: Todd Reynolds, Courtney Orlando; viola: Nadia Sirota; cello: Ha-Yang Kim; recorded at the Academy of Arts and Letters; September 2009; composition year: 2008; time: 5:56

Terry Jenoure:
a. Sketch # 2: Lady Preacher (2:53)
b. Every Time I Feel the Spirit (1:00)
Purple & Silk
The Orchard/1999
a. Terry Jenoure; b. traditional; violin, vocals: Terry Jenoure; recorded at Sound Design Studios, Brattleboro, Vermont, 1999

Jin Hi Kim: Yoeum*
Living Tones
O.O. Discs/1995
kagok singer: Whang Kyu-Nam; baritone: Thomas Buckner; composition year: 1995; time: 11:04
*TAINT Radio version only

Jin Hi Kim: Jupiter's Moons*
O.O. Discs/2001
electric komungo:  Jin HI Kim; kagok singer: Kang Kwon Soon; excerpt from Dong Dong Touching the Moons; commissioned by and premiered at The Kitchen, New York City; composition year: 2000; time: 8:25
*WMUA version only

Kenneth Gaburo: Maledetto (excerpt)
Lingua II: Maledetto (Composition for 7 Virtuoso Speakers)
Maledetto/Antiphony VIII
Pogus Productions/2008 (orig. CRI LP/1974)
narrator: Alan Johnson; duet: Elinor Barron, Bruce Leibig; quartet -- soprano: Winifred Golden, alto: Linda Vickerman, tenor: Howard Crook, bass: Philip Larson; director: Kenneth Gaburo; recorded at the University of California San Diego, June 10, 1973; excerpt time: 15:00

J.K. Randall: Intimacy, A Polemic (excerpts)
Open Space 10 (Randall/Boretz)
Open Space/1999
voice, text: Jim Randall; recorded at the meeting of the Society for Music Theory in the ballroom of the Biltmore Hotel, New York City, 1978; excerpt time: 6:00

Benjamin Boretz: Spec Sheet
Part III from Language as a music
(Six marginal pretexts for composition)
Open Space 10 (Randall/Boretz)
Open Space/1999
voice, text: Ben Boretz; recorded at the Center for Music Experiment, University of California San Diego, May 3, 1980; time: 15:56

David Tudor: Variations II (excerpt) (J. Cage)
The Art of David Tudor 1963-1992 [boxed set]
New World Records/2013
composer: John Cage; piano, electronics: David Tudor; performed at The ONCE Festival, Ann Arbor, Michigan, February 17, 1963; composition year: 1963; excerpt time: 7:00

John Cage & Co:
a. Brief introductory remarks by David Vaughan (0:50)
b. Variations V (excerpt) (10:00)
Variations V (DVD)
Mode Records/2013
live electronics performed for The Merce Cunningham Dance Company: John Cage, David Tudor, Gordon Mumma; NDR-Hamburg German Television, 1966; composition year: 1965; total excerpt time: 10:50

Monique Jean: … et les déchets qu’on brûle (from Figures du temps)*
L'adieu au s.o.s.
empreintes DIGITALes/2003
processed voices: Marie-France Marcotte, Angèle Laberge, Marc Mercier; texts: Denise Desautels, "Cimetières: la rage muette"; contrabass: Joëlle Léandre; electroacoustic music realized at the composer's studio, Montreal, 1998-1999; premiered at the Rien à voir (5) concert series presented by Réseaux in Montreal, February 17, 1999; composition year: 1998; time: 7:47
*TAINT Radio version only

Martin Bédard: Grand dehors*
empreintes DIGITALes/2012
electroacoustic music realized at the composer's studio, Montreal, 2011; premiered at the concert Espaces de mémoires, Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec; January 28, 2011; time: 9:53
*WMUA version only

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