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Martian Gardens, September 9, 2016

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Northampton, Mass.
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Webcast date: September 9, 2016

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Webcast date: September 9, 2016

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hour one

Barney Childs: Sonata for Solo Clarinet
a. Movement I (3:27)
b. Movement II (3:03)
c. Movement III (2:25)
Heaven To Clear When Day Did Close
New World Records/2016
clarinet: Phillip Rehfeldt; recorded at the University of Redlands, Redlands, California, January 2001; composition year: 1951; total time: 9:05

Marty Walker: London Rice Wine (B. Childs)
For BC -- The Redlands Sessions (various composers)
bass clarinet: Marty Walker; recorded at the Frederick Loewe Performance Hall, University of Redlands, Redlands, California, 1999; composition year: 1973; time: 4:48

Jean Derome: Les cheminées
a. Les cheminées I (1:41)
b. Les cheminées II (1:37)
c. Les cheminées III (1:56)
d. Les cheminées IV (1:45)
Musiques de Chambres 1992--2012
Ambiances Magnétiques/2014
(for eight flutes); Ensemble de flûtes Alizé (piccolos: Ann-Marie Saint-Jacques, Jocelyne Roy; flutes: Genieviève Deraspes, Yuki Isami; alto flutes: François Gosselin, Diane Caplette; bass flutes: Daniel Harnois, Josée Désautels); recorded at Foufounes Électroniques, Montreal, September 25, 1997; composition year: 1997; total time: 6:59

Ulrich Krieger: Sternenjäger I (Starfighter)
[Urban Dreamings]
Mode Records/2015
bass flute: Erik Drescher; bass clarinet: Christian Vogel; tenor saxophone, electronics: Ulrich Krieger; recorded at Pi Farm, Berlin, Germany, 2007; composition year: 2005; time: 12:04

Arturo Parra: La basilique fantôme (Parra/Roy)
Parr(A)cousmatique -- Works for Guitar and Tape (various composers)
empreintes DIGITALes/2002
acoustic guitar: Arturo Parra; electroacoustic material: Stéphane Roy; premiered at the 15th Festival international de musique actuelle de Victoriaville, Victoriaville, Quebec, May 15, 1998; composition years: 1998, 2000; time: 9:51

Ralph Samuelson: Afterimage (E. Brown)
The Universal Flute
Innova Recordings/2016
shakuhachi: Ralph Samuelson; shamisen: Yoko Hiraoka; recorded at EastSide Sound, New York City, 2014, 2015; composer: Elizabeth Brown; composition year: 2011; time: 9:21

Lida Zhang: Raymond Banished
Shadow Magic (motion picture soundtrack)
Mode Records/2001
performed by the China National Symphony Orchestra; recorded June, 1999; time: 1:22

hour two

Alan Licht: Muhammed Ali & The Crickets
A New York Minute
XI Records/2003
tape collage: Alan Licht; edited at Quakebasket, New York City, by Alan Licht and Tim Barnes, 2001; time: 6:51

Ingram Marshall: The Emperor's Birthday
Ikon and Other Early Works
New World Records/2000
tape phasing: Ingram Marshall; voices: American ethnographer, Ethiopian man, BBC presenters; recorded in Ethiopia during a celebration for Emperor Haile Selassie; composition years 1974-1975, time: 13:36

Michael Byron: Evaporated Pleasure
Awakening at the Inn of the Birds
Cold Blue Music/2003
piano: Sarah Cahill; recorded at Passport Studios, New York City, December 2002; composition year: 2001; time: 18:25

Meredith Monk: St. Petersburg Waltz
Piano Songs
ECM Records/2014
piano: Ursula Oppens; recorded at Jordan Hall, New England Conservatory, Boston, April 2016; composition year: 1993; time: 7:03

Michael Vincent Waller: Capo Finale (I. Capo)
The South Shore
XI Records/2015
viola: Daniel Penner; piano: Marija Ilic; recorded at Temple Saint-Marcel, Paris, France, composition year: 2012; time: 4:56

Bischoff/Brown/Erbe/Payne: CCM Flotsam #11
CDCM Computer Music Series Volume 17 (various artists)
Music from the Center for Contemporary Music (CCM) at Mills College 
Centaur Records/1994
computer music: John Bischoff, Chris Brown, Tom Erbe, Maggi Payne; recorded at CCM, Mills College, Oakland, California, 1993; time: 0:23

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