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"Polyphonic Perversity" with Dan (archive)

An American Special
Sunday, July 5, 2009 | 12:00 to 14:00 | Specialty

Artist Song Album Label Comments
George Gershwin Three Preludes for Piano Classic Gershwin CBS Michael Tilsen Thomas, piano
Aaron Copland Quiet City Appalachian Spring Deutsche Grammophon Orpheus Chamber Orchestra; Raymond Mase, trumpet; Stephen Taylor, english horn
John Cage String Quartet in Four Parts String Quartets Deutsche Grammophon LaSalle Quartet
Dan Trueman Still Machine Language Bridge Courtney Orlando, violin; Dan Trueman, electric violin/laptop; Florent Renard-Payen, cello
Ruth Crawford-Seeger Quartet 1931 Arditti Gramavision Arditti String Quartet
Charles Ives Concord Sonata Concord Sonata Hyperion Marc-André Hamelin, piano
Harry Partch The Letter The Harry Partch Collection vol. 2 CRI
Meredith Monk The Tale Dolmen Music ECM