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"Polyphonic Perversity" with Dan (archive)

The New and the newer
Sunday, December 3, 2017 | 12:00 to 14:00 | Playlist

New Artist Song Album Label Comments
Gyorgy Kurtag Homage a Mihaly Andras: 12 Microludes for String Quartet Music for String Instruments ECM 1978/79: Keller Quartet
Marcos Balter Chambers Chambers Parlour Tapes+ 2012: Spektral Quartet
Gloria Coates Sonata No. 1: Tones in Overtones Margaret Mills: Meditations and Orertones Cambria 1972: Margaret Mills, piano
Natacha Diels The Colors Don't Match n/a 2014: TAK Ensemble
John Zorn Forbidden Fruit Kronos Quartet: Winter Was Hard Nonesuch 1987: Kronos Quartet; Christian Marclay, turntables; Ohta Hiromi, vioce
Sofia Gubaidulina Sonnengesang (The Canticle of the Sun) Snnengesang Bis 1997/98: NDR Chor; Ivan Monighetti, cello; Elbtonal Percussion; Philipp Ahmann, conductor
* Caroline Shaw Really Craft When You Bang on a Can All-Stars: More Field Recordings Cantaloupe 2017