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"Polyphonic Perversity" with Dan (archive)

The New and the Newer
Sunday, December 9, 2012 | 12:00 to 14:00 | Playlist

Artist Song Album Label Comments
Kate Soper Only the Words Themselves Mean What They Say Relay Carrier 2010?: Wet Ink Ensemble
Mathew Rosenblum The Big Rip (A Science Fiction Sonata) Circadian Rhythms New World 2009: Calmus Ensemble and Raschèr Saxophone Quartet
Claude Vivier Bouchara Lonely Child, etc. Philips 1981: Susan Narucki, soprano; Asko Ensemble; Schönberg Ensemble; Reinbert de Leeuw, conductor
Laurie Spiegel East River Dawn The Expanding Universe Unseen Worlds 1976
Poul Ruders Romances Viola Viola Bridge 2011: Hsin-Yun Huang, viola; Sarah Rothenberg, piano
Esa-Pekka Salonen Dichotomie Piano Music of rSalonen, Stucky, and Lutoslawski Telarc 1999-2000: Gloria Cheng, piano
Benjamin Broening Dark Wood Trembling Air Bridge 1007: Eighth Blackbird