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"Polyphonic Perversity" with Dan (archive)

The New ad the Newer
Sunday, October 19, 2014 | 11:00 to 14:00 | Playlist

Artist Song Album Label Comments
Laurie Altman Romare Bearden: A Gallery Tour Convergence Neos 2006: Andrew Rathbun, saxophones; Laurie Altman, piano; Scott Lee, double bass
Tony Conrad Improvisation 1 Live at Hopscotch, 9/5/14 NYC Taper 2014: Tony Conrad, violins. Full set available here: http://www.nyctaper.com/2014/09/tony-conrad-september-5-2014-hopscotch-music-festival-vintage-21-raleigh-nc-streaming-full-set/
Benjamin Britten Cellos Suite No. 3, Op. 87 Solo Cello Suites Signum Classics 1971: Jamie Walton, cello
Bruno Maderna Violin Concerto Complete Works for Orchestra Vol. 5 Neos 1969: Thomas Zehetmair, violin; hr-Sinfonieorchester/Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra; Arturo Tamayo, conductor
Vijay Iyer Dig the Say The Brooklyn Rider Almanac Mercury Classics 2012: Brooklyn Rider
Darius Jones TOM Pts1-4 The Oversoul Manual AUM Fidelity 2014: The Elizabeth-Caroline Unit: Sarah Martin, Jean Carla Rodea, Amartha Kidambi, and Kristin Slipp, voice
Peter Evans & Sam Pluta Event Horizon Event Horizon Carrier 2014
Gyorgy Ligeti San Francisco Polyphony Violin Concerto | Lontano | Atmospheres | Etc. Ondine 1974: Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra; Hannu Lintu, conductor
Hermann Keller Beruhrung 1 Solo, Duo and Trio Improvisations Neos 1993: Antje Messerschmidt, violin/bull-roarer/nose flute; Hermann Keller, piano/nose flute/voice
Mamoru Fujieda The Fifteenth Collection: Pattern C Patterns of Plants Pinna 2007: Sarah Cahill, piano