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"Polyphonic Perversity" with Dan (archive)

The New and the Newer
Sunday, January 20, 2013 | 12:00 to 14:00 | Playlist

Artist Song Album Label Comments
Franco Donatoni Spiri Carme Ricordi 1977: Società italiana di musica da camera
Matmos Just Waves The Ganzfeld EP Thrill Jockey 2012
Kaija Saariaho Terrestre Terrestre New Focus 2003: Claire Chase, flute; International Contemporary Ensemble
Tony Conrad Pythagoras, refusing o cross the bean field at his back, is dispatched by the democrats Slapping Pythagoras Table of the Elements 1995: Tony Conrad, violin, bass; Jim O'Rourke, violin, guitar, accordian, weed trimmer; David Grubbs, guitar, pillow; Alex Gelencser, cello, violin; Terry Kapsalis, violin; Gene Coleman, bass clarinet; John Corbett, Kevin Drum, Thymme Jones, Dylan Posa, guitars
Per Nørgård Unendlichr Emfang Secret Melodies Da Capo 1997: Rolf Hind, Nicolas Hodges, piano
Laurie Spiegel Appalachian Grove The Expanding Universe Unseen Worlds 1974
Franco Donatoni Arpège Donatoni Stradivarius 1986: Gruppo Musica Insieme di Cremona