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Martian Gardens, Valley Free Radio Version, March 25, 2015

Host: Max Shea 
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WXOJ-LP 103.3
Valley Free Radio
Northampton, Mass.
Webcast/Broadcast date: March 25, 2015
Fridays Noon -- 2:00 p.m. EST

Joseph Waters: The Populist Manifesto
Music of Joseph Waters
North Pacific Music/2000
(for soprano and mixed chamber ensemble); soprano: Brenda Baker; accordion: Gernot Blume; saxophone: Tom Bergeron;cello: John Hubbard; percussion: Julie Spencer; text: Lawrence Ferlinghetti, "The Populist Manifesto" (1976); composition years: 1984, 1999; time: 15:43

For the 97th birthday of Lawrence Ferlinghetti (b. March 24, 1919) 

Robert Ashley Act II (Years 15-28)
Crash -- An opera by Robert Ashley
Lovely Music, Ltd./2015
singers: Gelsey Bell, Amirtha Kidambi, Brian McCorkle, Paul Pinton, Dave Ruder, Aliza Simons; music director and live sound: Tom Hamilton; recorded at the Roulette, New York City, April 15-18, 2015; time: 15:15

Sumner Carnahan/Out of Context: Transmission
1" = 25 Mi.
Burning Books/2005
texts, voice: Sumner Carnahan; music: J.A. Deane; Out of Context (drums, percussion: Jefferson Voorhees, viola: Alicia Ultan; vocals: Molly Sturges; bassoon: Sam Rhodes; cello: Katie Harlow; acting, voice: John Flax; oud, electronics: Stefan Dill; sampler, live electronics: C.K. Barlow; cornet: Jon Baldwin; conductor, sampler, uniflute: J.A. Deane); recorded at Outpost Performance Space, Albuquerque; December 10, 2004; total excerpts time: 11:10

John Oliver: Trope 1 -- Mourning
a. Exhibit No. 1: She boards the plane (7:40)
b. Exhibit No. 2: He runs down the hallway (1:35)
Flight 182 Meditations
voice, texts: Renee Sarojini Saklikar; computer, processing: John Oliver; composition year: 2015; total time: 8:15

Polly Moller: Three-Quarters (Nabanusit and Contoocook)
Northwestern Music/2003
flute, voice, guitar, percussion, programming, various instruments: Polly Moller; recorded at Lucky Dog Studios, Eugene, Oregon; time: 4:07

Joseph Waters: Electronic Interlude II (from Piano Trio)
Desert Island Pieces
Joseph Waters/2003
electronics: Joseph Waters; composition year: 2003; time: 0:32

a. Bodhran and Ran (1:27)
b. Banjo Arabiata (2:41)
Cultural Forgeries
Alrealon Music/2014
bodhran, banjo, other instruments: Robin Storey; total time: 4:08

Musci - Venosta: Dusty Zebra
A Noise, A Sound
ReR Megacorp/1992
electric guitar: Luciano Margorani; composition, Japanese percussion tape loops, Congolese field recordings: Roberto Musci, Giovanni Venosta; recorded at FX Studio, Milan, time: 3:40

Jin Hi Kim: & Gerry Hemingway: Saturn's Ring
Auricle Records/2010
composition, electric komungo: Jin Hi Kim; percussion, drums: Gerry Hemingway; recorded Shutesbury, Massachusetts, August 18, 2010; time: 3:37

Mathew Rosenblum: Two Harmonies
a. Gymnopedie for Art Jarvinen (3:52)
b. Fantasy for Roberta Liss (3:00)
Circadian Rhythms
New World Records/2012
viola: Wendy Richman; percussion: Timothy Feeney; piano: Shirly Yoo; recorded at SUNY Fredonia, New York, February 5, 2011; composition year: 2011; time: 6:52

Anna Rubin: Remembering
Electric Music
Capstone Records/2004
(for soprano, piano, and tape) soprano: Judith Kellock; piano: Karl Paulnack; recorded March 6, 1993 (location unspecified); composition years: 1989; revised: 1993; time: 14:40

Philip Mantione: Fabrics (excerpt)
Depth of Field
Scattered Music/2012
computer music: Philip Mantione; composition year: 2010; excerpt time: 5:00 (of 8:42)

Elainie Lillios: Threads
Entre Espaces (Between Spaces)
empreintes DIGITALes/2011
electroacoustic music realized at the electroacoustic Studios of The University of Birmingham, UK; premiered at the 19th EuCuE concert series at Oscar Peterson Concert Hall, Concordia University, Montreal, November 13, 1998; composition year: 1998; time: 4:50

Eduardo Kusnir: La Panderia (The Bakery)
Mnemosyne Musique Media/1996
electroacoustic music realized at the Instituto di Tella, Buenos Aires, Argentina, 1970, composition year: 1970; time: 9:20

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