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Brass Ecstasy!

Thursday, March 08, 1990

From the New Sounds Live Concert Series, hear performances by the Les Miserables Brass Band and the World Saxophone Quartet.

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Program #399

Wednesday, November 29, 1989

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Theme & Variations #3 - Sidh Bhig Sidh Mhor

Wednesday, November 08, 1989

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New Music from the Near East

Thursday, November 02, 1989

On this episode were listening to New Sounds from the Near East with music from Bulgarian Female Vocal Choir perform, Armenian musician and composer Djivan Gaparyan, Greek ensemble Theodore Vassilikos and Syrian singer Abed Azrie, much of whom performs Arab music.

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New Chamber Music

Wednesday, November 01, 1989

"Breathing Songs From a Turning Sky" is a piece we'll hear on today's show by American composer Janice Giteck's and new sounds from Arraymusic featuring a piece called "Unfinished Business".

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New Music for Organ

Tuesday, October 31, 1989

On this edition of New Sounds we hear a piece called "Le Banquet Celeste" by Olivier Messaien an excerpt of "Antiphony Across" by Daniel Koialka and a piece called "Recognition" by Keith Jarrett

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Program #381

Monday, October 30, 1989

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New Sounds with Guest Daniel Lanois

Thursday, October 26, 1989

Canadian guitarist, songwriter and producer Daniel Lanois joins John Schaefer for this edition of New Sounds.  Hear live performances of "The Fisherman's Daughter," "White Mustang II," and "Jolie Louise." Also on the program, we hear some of Lanois' collaborative works with Brian & Roger Eno which include "Silver Morning" and "Deep Blue Day."

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African Music

Monday, October 23, 1989

African music is the theme for this edition of New Sounds with a piece called "Bissau" by Francis Bebey, "Sackdaddy" by Tiye Giraud and much more music by other artists including Stella Chiweshe and Tabu Ley & Afrisa International.

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The New Opera - Part 3

Friday, October 20, 1989

In the third installment of 'The New Opera' series we hear excerpts from Gavin Bryars' "Medea, Act III," along with some of Philadelphia-born composer Stewart Wallace's pieces: "L'Cha Dodi" and "Kabbala."  Also, listen to Bob Telson and Little Village performing "The Glow of the Likeness" recorded live in Central Park.

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Ambient Music with Brian Eno

Thursday, October 19, 1989

Host John Schaefer is joined by English composer, musician and record producer Brian Eno for this edition of New Sounds. Listen to pieces from his ever expanding range of albums from "Discreet Music" to "Another Green World." Plus, hear excerpts from his 61- minute ambient composition "Thursday Afternoon" and much more.

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The Undead - 374

Tuesday, October 17, 1989

Listen to works by Sam Rizzetta: "Seven Valleys," American guitarist Steve Tibbetts, and pieces from Scott Appel's tribute album "Nine of Swords," all on this on this edition of New Sounds.

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The Undead - 373

Sunday, October 15, 1989

On this New Sounds program, music by Jing Jing Luo:  "Estuary", The Evergreen Ensemble Club Gamelan: "3 Bagatelles" and "The Lovers" by Uruguay-born composer Sergio Cervetti.

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The New Opera - Part 2

Thursday, October 12, 1989

On this second of 'The New Opera' series, there are excerpts from "Slow Fire" by the Paul Dresher Ensemble, "The Backyard" by Robert Ashley and a piece called "Vision" by post-minimalist composer Elodie Lauden.

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A Little Night Music

Wednesday, October 11, 1989

On this edition of New Sounds we hear some music set for the late hours of darkness including excerpts from " Rag Kaunsi Kanhra" by Hariprasad Chaurasia, "Night Music" by Stephen Coughlin and "Crossing  Over" by David Hykes and Djamchid Chemirani.

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Old Wine in New Bottles - Part 2 Pop Music

Tuesday, October 10, 1989

In our second edition of Old Wine in New Bottles we bring you some pop music culture by American Jazz trumpet player Lester Bowie, the Turtle Island String Quartet and Birdsong of the Mesozoic.

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Old Wind in New Bottles - Part 1 Classics

Monday, October 09, 1989

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The New Opera, Part 1

Thursday, October 05, 1989

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Variations on a Theme: Lamento di Tristan

Wednesday, October 04, 1989

For this edition of New Sounds we hear different versions of the same theme of "Lamento di Tristan" by English guitarist John Renbourn, Richard Burmer and much more.

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Deep Listening

Tuesday, October 03, 1989

On this New Sounds program, hear music by Pauline Oliveros, Stuart Dempster and Panaiotis, "Deep Listening."  Usingaccordion, voice, conch shell, metal pieces, trombone, didjeridu, garden hose, whistling, metal pipes, the work was recorded in the bottom of a cistern that once held two million gallons of water, and featured reverb that was sometimes as long as 45 seconds!

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