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"Polyphonic Perversity" with Dan (archive)

Celebrating the 2013 Pulitzers
Sunday, April 28, 2013 | 12:00 to 14:00 | Playlist

Artist Song Album Label Comments
György Ligeti Viola Sonata Music for Viola ECM 1991-94: Kim Kashkashian, viola
Caroline Shaw Partita for 8 Voices Roomful of Teeth New Amsterdam 2012: Roomful of Teeth. Winner of the 2013 Pulitzer Prize for music
Wadada Leo Smith The Little Rock Nine: A Force for Desegregation in Education, 1957 Ten Freedom Summers Cuneiform 2012: Golden Quartet; Southwest Chamber Music
Wadada Leo Smith Emmett Till: Defiant, Fearless Ten Freedom Summers Cuneiform 2012: Golden Quartet; Southwest Chamber Music
Aaron Jay Kernis 100 Greatest Dance Hits 100 Greatest Dance Hits Black Box 1993: Kashii String Quartet; David Tanenbaum, guitar
Alex Mincek Color, Form, Line Relay Carrier Wet Ink Ensemble