Entries from September 2011

Re: 196 :: 30 September 2011 – Music Games

September 30th, 2011 · No Comments

Tonight, a repeat of program #196 from October 23, 2009, that featured music by Morton Subotnick, Morton Feldman, and Christopher Hobbs:  click here.  

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283 :: 23 September 2011 :: Solway Canal

September 22nd, 2011 · No Comments

Thomas Larcher: Ixxu  (2004) Rosamunde Quartet;  ECM New Series 1967 (2006) Gavin Bryars: Piano Concerto “The Solway Canal” (2010) Ralph van Raat, piano; Cappella Amsterdam, Netherlands Radio Chamber Philharmonic, Otto Tausk cond. -  Naxos 8.572570 (2011) Phillipe Manoury: Fragments d’Héraclite (2003) Accentus, Laurence Equilbey, cond.  -  Naïve V5217 (2011) Listen

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282 :: 16 September 2011 :: Fluxus!

September 15th, 2011 · No Comments

On our program Friday night, Charles Amirkhanian introduces an unusual audio document: Abschiedssymphonie, Op. 177, by the Danish Fluxus composer and visual artist Henning Christiansen (1932-2008). Having studied music formally, as did Nam June Paik, Christiansen later took a turn toward experimentalism when he encountered in Copenhagen some of the NY Fluxus stars, including Dick […]

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281 :: 9 September 2011 :: Schroeder & Cage

September 8th, 2011 · 1 Comment

On this program we sample a wonderful new release by Phillip Schroeder, and remember John Cage, who would have been 99 a few days ago.   Phillip Schroeder: Passage Through a Dream (2009) Michael Henson, clarinet with delay,  Phillip Schroeder, multi-tracked four-hand piano and digital delay Innova 781 (2011) John Cage: Concert for Piano and […]

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