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"Polyphonic Perversity" with Dan (archive)

The New and the newer
Sunday, October 9, 2016 | 12:00 to 14:00 | Playlist

New Artist Song Album Label Comments
Philip Glass Symphony No. 2 Symphony No. 2 Nonesuch 1994: Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra; Dennis Russel Davies, conductor
Linda Catlin Smith Three Movements from Dirt Road Dirt Road Another Timbre 2006: Mira Benjamin, violin; Simon Limbrick, percussion
Kent Thomson Me Vs. Restless Uffda/Canteloupe Music 2013: Karl Larson, piano
Barney Childs Any Five Heaven to Clear When Day Did Close New World 1965: Nancy Turetzky, flute and piccolo; Philip Rehfeldt, bass clarinet and bassoon; Bertram Turetzky, bass; Ron George, percussion; David Ward-Steinman, piano
* The Westerlies Although of Course You End Up Becoming Yourself The Westerlies Songlines
* Nick Zoulek Symmetry: In Memories Rushing Past Willow Innova
Carolina Eyck Nousta/Needad Fantasias for Theremin and String Quartet Butterscotch 2016: Carolina Eyck, theremin; American Contemporary Music Ensemble