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Piano Impressions

Sunday, June 21, 2015

Listen to works for piano, like a disquieting nocturne by Christopher Cerrone, performed by pianist/composer Timo Andres, chased by a work by Timo Andres himself, & more.
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Frontiers of Flamenco

Saturday, June 20, 2015

In this episode of New Sounds, we’ll look beyond flamenco, experiencing collisions of Indian classical music and flamenco, along with other flamenco blends.
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Unusual Uses of the Voice

Friday, June 19, 2015

Listen to other ways of making music with the human voice, specifically, music that occupies the space between speech and song by the late American composer Robert Ashley, & more.
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Big Works for Big Bands

Thursday, June 18, 2015

Hear big bands that draw from chamber music, science-fiction, ambient music, and the wonders of nature, including "The Thompson Fields" from Maria Schneider Orchestra and more. 
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Reeds Lead

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Hear ensemble music led by wind instruments like clarinet, saxophone, and bass clarinet, featuring jazz-rock-electronica quartet Get the Blessing, and music by sax player Sarah Manning.
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Beyond the Pale (of Settlement)

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Hear music from the Pale of Settlement, (Eastern Europe), featuring "Night Songs from a Neighboring Village" by Michael Alpert & Julian Kytasty, music by Andy Statman, & Frank London.
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World Music, Then & Now

Monday, June 15, 2015

Listen to cross-cultural music from Codona's 1979 release and new music (2015) from the Bay area trio, Bolo, on this New Sounds. Plus, music for & by the late Ornette Coleman, & more.  
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New Music for Brass

Sunday, June 14, 2015

Hear new music for brass, some martial, some big band jazz, and music by David Byrne inspired by the Dirty Dozen Brass Band of New Orleans, and more on this New Sounds Program.  
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With Bill Ryan & Billband Members

Saturday, June 13, 2015

Meet composer/conductor Bill Ryan, director of the Grand Valley State University (GVSU) New Music Group, who recorded Steve Reich's masterwork, “Music for 18 Musicians,” & his Billband.
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Folk-Inspired Ballads, Male Edition

Friday, June 12, 2015

Listen to folk-inspired ballads, featuring male voices, from the Gloaming & “Hirta Songs,” by Alistair Roberts and Robin Robertson - songs about remote Scottish archipelago of St. Kilda.
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New Sounds Live: ETHEL, John King & Kaki King, Part 2

Thursday, June 11, 2015

From the Ecstatic Music Festival, recorded at Merkin Hall, we present a three-pronged collaboration of composer John King, guitarist Kaki King, and the string quartet ETHEL & more.
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Electronic Music Survey

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

Listen to electronic music from as far back as the 1970’s by Laurie Spiegel, along with brand new music by Tyondai Braxton, from his recent "HIVE1" for this New Sounds.
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New Music From England

Tuesday, June 09, 2015

Hear new music from England, including off-world music from ”The Red Book,” the 2nd record by global chamber/world music group Penguin Café. Plus, music by the Unthanks & Jocelyn Pook.
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Music for Voices, Strings, and Voices & Strings

Monday, June 08, 2015

Listen to the vocal octet Roomful of Teeth from their recent, “Render,” performing “Ascendant” by Australian-born Wally Gunn, music in Icelandic from Árstíðir and Yann Tiersen, & more. 
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New Sounds Live: Carla Kihlstedt & ICE

Sunday, June 07, 2015

Hear the world premiere concert of violinist & vocalist Carla Kihlstedt's "At Night We Walk In Circles And Are Consumed by Fire," featuring ICE (International Contemporary Ensemble.)
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Neither Pop Nor Art Song

Saturday, June 06, 2015

Listen to music from Sarah Kirkland Snider from her gorgeous work, "Penelope," feat. Shara Worden, songs from David Sylvian, Evelyn Glennie featuring Bjork, & How to Destroy Angels.
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Expansive Guitar-scapes

Friday, June 05, 2015

Hear works that create atmospheric soundscapes through guitar loops for this New Sounds. Listen to music from the likes of  Robert Fripp, David Torn, and the French artist, Colleen.
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"Indie Classical": Indie Chamber Music

Thursday, June 04, 2015

Hear new indie chamber works from NYC-based NOW Ensemble & the Australian Nonsemble. Plus, music by composer/bandleader Becca Stevens, from her  captivating record, “Perfect Animal.”  
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Norwegian New Music, with Tord Gustavsen Quartet

Wednesday, June 03, 2015

For this New Sounds, listen to new music from Norway, including a live set by the serene and transcendent Tord Gustavsen Quartet.  
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Bang On A Can All-Stars 2015 PCF Concert

Tuesday, June 02, 2015

Hear brand new commissions by Wilco's Glenn Kotche, Jace Clayton (aka DJ/rupture) and Irish composer Donnacha Dennehy from the 2015 Bang on a Can People's Commissioning Fund Concert. 
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