Martian Gardens Episode 1015

Martian Gardens Episode 1015

Recorded at Max’s home studio,
Amherst, Massachusetts
April 12, 2020
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Hour 1

Richard Teitelbaum: Golem I
CDCM Computer Music Series Volume 2 [various artists]
iEAR Studios at Rensselear Polytechnic Institute
Centaur Records/1988
computer music performance system: Richard Teitelbaum; realized at iEAR Studios at RPI, Troy, New York; 1987; time: 18:56

In memory of Richard Teitelbaum (May 19, 1939 – April 9 2020)

Chris Brown: Imaginary Birds
Retrospectacles — Piano & Computer
piano, electronics: Chris Brown; recorded Mills College, Oakland, June 11, 2015; composition year: 2009; time: 19:07

Morton Subotnick: Lullaby (from The Other Piano)
Complete Piano Works — Subotnick Volume 4
Mode Records/2018
piano: SooJin Anjou; electronics: Morton Subotnick; recorded in New York City, May 2014; composition year: 2007; total selections time: 9:24

Roger Doyle: Passades — Closing
Charlotte Corday and the Lament of Louis XVI/Passades–Volume 1
electronics: Roger Doyle; transformed voices: Kathy Kennedy, Paul Dutton, Olwen Fouere, Roger Doyle; composition years: 2002-2003; time: 2:48

Hour 2

Elliott Carter: Three Poems of Robert Frost
a. Dust of Snow (1:22)
b. The Rose Family (1:20)
c. The Line Gang (2:00)

The Vocal Works (1975-1981)
Bridge Records/1989
baritone: Patrick Mason; Speculum Musicae, conductor: David Starobin; texts: Robert Frost; RCA Studio A; composition year: 1942, orchestrated 1980; total time: 4:46

Fred Lerdahl: Fire and Ice
Fred Lerdahl Volume Six
Bridge Records/2019
soprano: Elizabeth Fishborn; double bass: Edwin Barker; recorded at the Church of the Redeemer, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts, May 4, 2019; composition year: 2015; time: 6:35

Shih-Hui Chen: Fantasia on the Theme of Plum Blossoms for String Orchestra
I. Fantasia (7:53)
II. Ten Thousand Blooms (4:30)
III. Plum Blossoms (5:53)

Silvergrass & Other Orchestral Works
New World Records/2020
National Taiwanese Symphony Orchestra, conductor: Yao-Yu Wu; recorded at the National Taiwanese Symphony Orchestra concert hall, Wufeng, Taiwan, September 2019; composition year: 2011; time: 18:20

Scott L. Miller: Accretion
Ghost Layers — TAK Plays Miller
New Focus Recordings/2020
for ensemble and electronic sound; TAK ensemble (flute: Laura Cocks; violin: Marina Kifferstein; clarinet, bass clarinet: Joshua Rubin; cello: Meaghan Burke; percussion: Ellery Trafford; piano: Tristan McKay); recorded at Oktaven Audio, August 2019; time: 9:19

Eleanor Hovda: Boundaries
The Eleanor Hovda Collection
Innova Recordings/2012
(for four flutes and four basses); flutes: Janis Weller, Irene Pruzan, Holly Clemans, Susan Morrissey; basses: Nancy Bjork, Michael Smith, Noel Chelberg, Greg Hippen; performed at the Walker Arts Center, Minneapolis, March 1989; composition year: 1989; time: 7:11

Joane Hétu:  Jacques Lauzier
alto saxophone: Joane Hétu; bass clarinet: Philippe Lauzier; objects, devices, amplification: Anne Françoise Jacques; recorded in Montreal. time: 3:47

Hour 3

Werner Durand: Stehende Wellen I
Schwingende Luftsäulen
ANTS Records/2017
pan-ney, processing: Werner Durand; recorded in Berlin, Germany, 2016-2017; time: 8:36

Stefan Tischler: H.I.V. — Unnatural Selection
An Excess of Free Speech
Extreme Records/1991
flute, piano, samples, electronics: Stefan Tischler; recorded at Harmonic Ranch, New York City, 1990-1991; time: 7:14

R. Weis: Vicious
Cassette Assembled Scores for Dance 1991-1993
tape collage: Robert Weis; dance about a serial killer for solo male dancer; presented at Performance Space 122, New York City, 1993; time: 8:03

The Golden Palominos: Victim
Dead Inside
Restless Records/1996
voice, text: Nicole Blackman; electronics: Anton Fier; recorded at Greenpoint Studio, New York City, 1995-1996; time: 5:49

Russell Mill’s Undark: Her 200 Bones
Undark 3396
Pinnacle Distribution/1996
personnel unspecified for this track; composer: Kevin Shields; recorded at Square Centre Studios, Nottingham, UK, 1996; time: 6:53

Amy Denio: All Together Now
Corona Sonora
Spoot Music/2020
accordion, voice, guitar, processing: Amy Denio; recorded at Spoot Music, Seattle; time: 1:20

John Luther Adams: The Place We Began
The Place We Began
Cold Blue Music/2009
(music for tape); found-sound tapes recorded in the 1970s by John Luther Adams; processing, mixing at the composer’s studio, Fairbanks, Alaska; time: 8:16

Kattt Atchley and Ron Heglin: Duo No. 4
voices: Katt Atchley, Ron Heglin; recorded in Berkeley, sound designer: Philip Perkins; California, January 16, 2018; time: 2:05

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