Friday, February 26, 2016

Martian Gardens, Taint Radio Edition, March 3, 2016

Host: Max Shea 
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Martian Gardens blog

Webcast: Thursdays 6:00 p.m. -- 9:00 p.m. EST
Webcast date: March 3, 2016

WXOJ-LP 103.3
Valley Free Radio
Northampton, Mass.
Premiering March 4, 2016
Fridays Noon -- 2:00 p.m. EST

Michael Vincent Waller: Tra Pezzi per Trio di Pianoforte
a. Pezzo I (2:28)
b. Pezzo II (4:14)
c. Pezzo III (1:52)
The South Shore
XI Records/2015
piano: Yael Manor; violin: Esther Noh; cello: Christine Kim; recorded at Oktaven Studios, New York City; composition year: 2014; total time: 8:26

"Blue" Gene Tyranny: 13 Detours
Unseen Worlds/2012
piano: "Blue" Gene Tyranny; recorded at Mills College Concert Hall, Oakland, California, February 14, 2005; time: 12:16

Chou Wen-chung: Eternal Pine II
Eternal Pine
New World Records/2015
gayageum: Yi Ji-young; changoo: Kim-Woong-sik; recorded at Zhongzhan Hall, Taipei, Taiwan, May 26, 2012; composition year: 2010; time: 15:47

Chou Wen-chung: Twilight Colors (excerpts)
IV. Mountain Peaks Rising (Contrapunctus Variabilis VIII) (4:57)
V. Coda: Their silhouettes neither parallel nor contrary (Contrapunctus Variabilis IX) (1:17)
Mode Records/2011
Boston Music Viva, conductor: Richard Pittman; recorded at Fraser Performance Studio, WGBH, Boston, September 17, 2008; composition year: 2007; total excerpts time: 6:54

Natasha Barrett: The Utility of Space
Cultures électroniques Bourges 2001 (various artists)
electroacoustic music  realized in 2000 at the composer’s studio with spatialization research carried out at NOTAM(Norsk nettverk for Teknologi, Akustikk og Musikk / Norwegian network for Technology, Acoustics and Music) in Oslo, Norway; premiered at the Space Escape NICEM (Norwegian Section of the International Confederation for Electroacoustic Music) concert during the Ultima Oslo Contemporary Music Festival, Norway, October 7; 2000; time: 13:25

Ingrid Drese: Paysage avec miroir
empreintes DIGITALes/2009
electroacoustic music realized at the composer's studio; premiered at L’Espace du son, M&R  Théâtre Marni, Brussels, October 17, 2007; composition year: 2006; time: 6:46

David Rosenboom: Station Oaxaca
Future Travel
New World Records/2007 (orig. Street LP 1981)
voice: Jacqueline Humbert; keyboards, computers, text: David Rosenboom; recorded at Zoetrope Studios, San Francisco, 1981; composition year: 1981; time: 3:26

Connie Beckley: Edison Night
The Aquarium
Sonic Meditations on Life in the City
CRI/1997 (orig. 1995)
voice, text, electronics: Connie Beckley; recorded in New York City, 1995; time: 5:00

Alice Shields: The Sea
Apocalypse -- An Electronic Opera
voice, text, keyboards, synthesizers: Alice Shields; electric guitar: Jim Matus; recorded at Quality Studios and the Columbia Princeton Electronic Music Center, New York City; composition year: 1990; time: 3:51

John Oliver: Flight 182 Meditations (excerpts)
a. Ghost Sutra (1:55)
b. The Archives -- Exhibit: June 23, 1985 -- detonation (1:35)
c. The Archives -- from the archive, the weight (1) (3:10)
Flight 182 Meditations
voice, texts: Renée Sarojini Saklikar; computer processing: John Oliver; composition year: 2015; total excerpts time: 5:10

Genevieve Robertson & Jayson Ellerbeck: Killing Fields
Deep Wireless 3 -- Radio Art Compilation (various artists)
New Adventures in Sound Art/2006
guitar, narration, field recordings, processing:  Robertson & Ellerbeck; recorded in Phnom Penh, Cambodia; time: 5:12

Thomas Dolby: Love is a Loaded Pistol
A Map of the Floating City
Lost Toy People/2011
vocals, lyrics, piano: Thomas Dolby; string quartet: Ethel; arr. Thomas Dolby, Dorothy Lawson; recorded in the UK, 2009-2011; time: 2:57

If, Bwana: Massed Roses
Pogus Productions/2016
guitars: Steve Roe, Kevin Geraghty, processing: Al Margolis; time: 11:57

Douglas Doherty: Neptune's Children (on the edge of chaos)
On the Edge of Chaos
MPS Music & Video/2012
electronic music: Douglas Doherty; realized at Hopkins Studio at the University of Newcastle upon Tyne and Mjumbo Studios, March 1996; composition year: 1996; time: 12:40

Lewis Nielson: Le Journal du Corps
Mode Records/2015
The JACK Quartet ((violins: Christopher Otto, Ari Streisfeld; viola: John Pickford Richards; cello: Kevin McFarland); vocals: The JACK Quartet; text: Aimé Césaire; recorded at Oktaven Studios, Yonkers, New York, May, 2013; composition year: 2010; time: 23:43

Morton Feldman: Piano Piece (to Philip Guston)
Feldman Edition I -- Aki Takahashi Plays Morton Feldman
Mode Records/1996
piano: Aki Takahashi; recorded at SUNY Purchase, December 1995; composition year: 1963; time 3:54

Morton Feldman: Legato
Three Voices (for Joan La Barbara)
New Albion Records/1989
voices: Joan La Barbara; recorded in Los Angeles; composition year: 1982; time: 11:47

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