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"Polyphonic Perversity" with Dan (archive)

The New and the newer
Sunday, December 18, 2016 | 12:00 to 14:00 | Playlist

Artist Song Album Label Comments
Charles Ives Piano Sonata no. 2 "Concord, Mass, 1840-1860" Jeremy Denk Plays Ives 1920: Jeremy Denk, piano
Jon Gibson Return (Return) Relative Calm New World 1981: Jon Gibson, saxophone; Joseph Kubera, keyboards; David Van Tieghen, percussion
Hans Abrahamsen Let Me Tell You Let Me Tell You Winter & Winter 2015: Barbara Hannigan, soprano; Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra; Andris Nelsons, conductor
Ingrid Laubrock Vogelfrei Music of Blake, Bynum & Laubrock https://tricentric.bandcamp.com/album/music-of-blake-bynum-laubrock-agora-questions-of-transfigurati 2013: Tri-Centric Orchestra; Taylor Ho Bynum, conductor
Elliott Carter Figment IV Viola Viola Bridge 1996: Hsin-Yun Huang