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"Polyphonic Perversity" with Dan (archive)

Some new, some newer, some less new
Sunday, August 2, 2015 | 12:00 to 15:00 | Specialty

Artist Song Album Label Comments
Aribert Reimann Variationen Complete Works for Piano CPO 1979: Matthew Rubenstein, piano
Lisa Bielawa Wait The Lay of the Love Innova 2002: Evelyn Luest, piano; Adam Abeshouse, violin; Lisa Bielawa, voice
Paul Lansky It All Adds Up Contemplating Weather Bridge Records 2005: Quattro Mani
Meredith Monk ascent Songs of Ascension ECM 2012: Meredith Monk and Vocal Ensemble; Todd Reynolds Quartet; the M6; Montclair State University Singers
George Benjamin At First Light A Mind of Winter Nimbus 1982: Gareth Hulse, oboe; London Sinfonietta; George Benjamin, conductor
Carlos Chavez Energia Chamber Works Dorian 1925: La Camerata; Eduardo Mata, conductor
Kaija Saariaho Terra Memoria Emilie Suite | Quatre Instants | Terra Memoria Ondine 2010: Orchestra Philharmonique du Strasbourg; Marko Letonja, conductor
Igor Stravinsky Ebony Concerto The Complete Columbia Recordings of Woody Herman and his Orchestra & Woodchoppers Mosaic 1945: The Woody Herman Orchestra; Igor Stravinsky, conductor
George Antheil Fourth Sonata for pianoforte: Jazz Sonata Antheil the Futurist Wergo 1923: Guy Livingston, piano
Artie Shaw Concerto for Clarinet The Centennial Collection Warner Bros. 1940
Darius Milhaud La Creation du Monde Milhaud Erato 1923: Orchestre de l'Opera de Lyon; Kent Nagano, conductor
Scott Joplin Act II Treemonisha New World 1910/1972