Martian Gardens Episode 980

Martian Gardens Episode 980
Recorded at Max’s home studio,
Amherst, Massachusetts
June 28, 2019
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Hour 1

Heinz Holliger: Airs
Seven Poems by Philippe Jaccottet/
Lecture for Oboe and English Horn
I. Une semaison de larmes… (0:27/2:26)*
II. L’œil… (0:23/1:57)
III. Ce qui brûle… [for two oboes] (0:28/1:29)
IV. Dans l’étendue… (0:19/1:49)
V. O Compagne… [for two English horns] (0:31/1:31)
VI. Je Marche… (0:14/2:56)
VII. Oiseaux (0:26/5:49)

Zwiegespräche (Holliger/Kurtág)
ECM New Series/2019
oboe: Heinz Holliger; English horn: Marie-Lise Schüpbach; recorded at DRS Zürich; June 2018; voice of Philippe Jaccottet recorded at Studios La Buissonne, Grignan, France, August 2017; composition years: 2015-2016; time: 20:00
*(spoken word/music)

Robert Erickson: Quintet
New World Records/2019
Camera Lucida (flute: Wilfredo Terrazas; trumpet: Steph Richards; clarinets: Anthony Burr; viola: Travis Maril; cello: Charles Curtis); recorded at the Conrad Prebis Hall, University of California San Diego, February 8, 2019; composition year: 1985; time: 22:28

David Gunn: In the forest, 400 owls discover a giant badger; it’s raining
The Third Highway
Vermont Virtuosi (piano: Claire Black; clarinet: Karen Luttik; recorded in Williston, Vermont; composition year: 2003, rev. 2013; time: 10:36

Hour 2

Allen Strange: Heroes IV; The Boys
Music by Allen Strange
Permanent Press/2004
digital media: Allen Strange; composition year: 2002; time: 8:31

Marc Tremblay: Cowboy Fiction
empreintes DIGITALes/1998
electroacoustic music composed at the Institut International de Musique Electroacoustique de Bourges in November, 1998; premiered at the IMEB Synthèse Festival, June 2, 1999; time: 13:22

Malcolm Goldstein: Soweto Stomp
Soweto Stomp
Mode Records/2016
The Ratchet Orchestra, director, violin: Malcolm Goldstein; recorded at Hotel2tango, Montreal, February 2015; composition year: 1985; time: 9:54

James Mobberley: Spontaneous Combustion
Music of James Mobberley
(for saxophone and fixed media); saxophone: Timothy Timmons; composition year: 1991; time: 9:01

Simon Wickham-Smith: Unsafeday (from Just Kidding)
Electroacoustic Music Volume IX (various artists)
Electroshock Records/2004
electronics: SWS; voice: Helen Kidd; composition years: 1999-2000; selection time: 2:25

Noah Creshevsky: Sequenza (for Trombone)
Sleeping Awake
Open Space/2019
electroacoustic music: Noah Creshevsky; trombone samples provided by Monique Buzzarté;  composition year: 2004; time: 6:04

Noah Creshevsky: selections from Hyperrealism in Music
a. Favorite Encores (Opening) (0:36)
b. Private Lives (Excerpt 2) (1:22)
c. Independence Day (Excerpt) (1:00)

Hyperrealism in Music
Electroacoustic Music by Noah Creshevsky 1992-2006
electroacoustic music: Noah Creshevsky; composition years: a. 2002, 1992-1993, 1997; total selections time: 1:58

Hour 3

Karola Obermüller: Myrmecia
Music of Karola Obermüller
Ensemble Musicfabrik (dulcimer: Nathan Davis; guitar: Daniel Lippel; harp: Nuiko Wadden); recorded at Baroque Hall, SMC Records, Ivrea, Italy, January 18, 2019; composition years: 2015-2016; time: 9:08

Nils Vigeland:  Two Variations II — Distant Serenade
“…Through Which the Past Shines…”
New Focus Recordings/2018
guitar: Daniel Lappel; recorded at Oktaven Audio, Mt. Vernon, New York, April 6, 2012; composition year: 1990; time: 3:31

Bowers Fader Duo: She Left for Good But Came Back
Between Us All — New American Art Songs for Voice and Guitar (various composers)
New Focus Recordings/2019
mezzo-soprano: Jessica Fader; guitar: Oren Fader; recorded at Adam Abeshouse Productions, Pelham, New York, composer: Scott Wheeler; composition year: 2018; time: 5:00

Arthur Jarvinen: Count Your Change
Edible Black Ink
O.O. Discs/1996
The California EAR Unit; electric guitar: Peter Zeferas; time: 1:10

David Starobin: Three Bagetelles (F. Lerdahl)
I. (3:12)
II. (3:32)
III. (3:08)

New Music With Guitar, Volume 12 (various composers)
Bridge Records/2019
guitar: David Starobin; violin: Movses Pogassian; recorded at Ostin Music Center Recording Studio, UCLA, April 2017; composer: Fred Lerdahl; composition year: 2017; total time: 9:52

Shulamit Ran: Inscriptions
I. (3:14)
II. 3:42)
III. 4:42

Music by Shulamit Ran
Bridge Records/1995
solo violin: Eric Wyrick; recorded at Bard College, Red Hook, New York, December 1993; composition year: 1991; total time: 11:55

George Cacioppo: Dream Concert for Organ and Small Percussion Orchestra
Perspectives of New Music/Open Space (François/Cacioppo)
Open Space/2009
organ: William Albright; percussion: unknown; recorded at “Final Concert” of the International Symposium of Contemporary Organ Music, South Church, New Britain, CT, 6/15/76organ: William Albright; percussion: unknown; recorded at “Final Concert” of the International Symposium of Contemporary Organ Music, South Church, New Britain, Connecticut, June 15, 1976; composition year: 1975; time: 12:45

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