Monday, February 29, 2016

Martian Gardens, Valley Free Radio Edition, March 4, 2016

Host: Max Shea 
online playlists:
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

Laurie Anderson: Only An Expert
Nonesuch Records/2010
vocals, percussion, keyboards: Laurie Anderson; keyboards: Rob Burger; viola: Eyvind Kang; guitar: Lou Reed; drums: Omar Hakim; keyboards: Peter Scherer, Kieran Hebden; recorded in New York City, 2010; time: 7:25

Yvonne Troxler:
a. Kaleidoskop I (2:05)
b. Kaleidoskop II (2:04)
c. Kaleidoskop III (2:10)
Innova Recordings/2012
Glass Farm Ensemble (piano: Yvonne Troxler; flute, bass flute: Margaret Lancaster; bass clarinet: Amy Advocat; violin, viola: Gregor Kitzis; cello: Matt Goeke; tenor saxophone: Taimur Sullivan; electric guitar: Oren Fader; percussion: Matt Gold); recorded at Ovation Sound, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, August 25, 2007; composition year: 2005; total time: 6:20

Edmund Campion: Losing Touch
Outside Music
Albany Records/2008
(for vibraphone and fixed electronics); vibraphone: Christopher Froh; recorded at the University of California, Berkeley; composition year: 1994; time: 11:13

Annie Gosfield: Puncher -- The Product of Force and Motion
from EWA7
Flying Sparks and Heavy Machinery
keyboard sampler: Annie Gosfield, electronics: Ikue Mori; electric guitar: Roger Kleier; drums, percussion: Jim Pugliese, Sim Cain; pipes -- transmission from a yellow pipe; mechanical firing of a yellow pipe; recorded at EWA7 industrial complex, Nuremberg, Germany; composition year: 1999; time: 11:06

Steven Ricks: Extended Play (I-III)
Steven Ricks/2013
Flexible Music Ensemble (piano, soprano saxophone, alto saxophone, guitar, percussion); composition year: 2007; total time: 15:00

Beatriz Ferreyra: La ba balle du chien chien a sa me mere
IMEB Compendium International 2001 Bourges (various artists)
Mnémosyne Musique Média/2001
electroacoustic music realized at IMEB, Bourges, France, 2001; time: 11:17

Ingrid Drese: Tout autant
empreintes DIGITALes/2010
electroacoustic music on stereo tape; realized at the composer's studio, Ohain, Belgium; voice: Ingrid Drese; text: Étienne Leclercq; realized at Musiques en marge, Théâtre-Poème, Brussels, Belgium, May 28, 2000; composition year: 2000; time: 9:37

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

Morton Feldman: Illusions, parts 1 & 4
a. Very Fast (2:23)
b. Very Fast (0:39)
Feldman Edition I -- Aki Takahashi Plays Morton Feldman
Mode Records/1996
piano: Aki Takahashi; recorded at SUNY Purchase, December 1995; composition years: 1949, 1950; time 3:54

Christian Wolff: Incidental Music, part 2
Incidental Music and Keyboard Miscellany
Mode Records/2015
piano: Christian Wolff; recorded at Radiohuset, Stockholm, Sweden, October 2005; composition years: 2003, 2004; time: 0:13

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