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"Polyphonic Perversity" with Dan (archive)

The new and the really new
Sunday, October 11, 2009 | 12:00 to 14:00 | Specialty

New Artist Song Album Label Comments
William Grant Still Three Visions Piano Music WGS Music Albert Dominguez, piano
Pierre Boulez Messagesquisse Sur Incises Deutsche Grammophon Jean-Guihen Queyras, solo cello; Ensemble de violoncelles de Paris
Eve Beglarian The Marriage of Heaven and Hell Tell the Birds New World Lisa Bielawa, voice; the MATA Ensemble
Tony Conrad Pythagoras,refusing to cross the bean field at his back, is dispatched by the democrats Slapping Pythagoras Table of the Elements
P├ęteris Vasks String Quartet No. 4 String Quartet No. 4 Nonesuch Kronos Quartet
Jason Kao Hwang and Sang Won Park Third Sight Local Lingo Euonymus
Anton Webern 6 Bagatelles for String Quartet Op. 9 The COmplete Works vol. 1 Columbia Juilliard Quartet
* Benedict Mason/Alarm Will Sound Various movements from ANimals and the Origins of Dance A/rhythmia Nonesuch