Episode #3173

Bang on a Can PCF Concert 2011

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Tuesday, February 22, 2011

Hear the world premiere of Bryce Dessner's "O Shut Your Eyes Against the Wind," performed by the Bang on a Can All-Stars from the People's Commissioning Fund Concert at Merkin Hall, recorded as part of New Sounds Live and the Ecstatic Music Festival.   Incidentally, Bryce plays with both the vocal-chamber-rock ensemble, Clogs, and the indie rock hometown heroes, the National.  Also, we will hear the other world premieres commissioned by the people: Nick Brooke's playful "Menace (Sousa Medley)" and Karsh Kale's world premiere, "Crawl Walk Run Fly."

PROGRAM #        3173, Bang on Can PCF Concert        (First aired on 2-22-11)                       





Bang on a Can All-Stars

Live at Merkin Hall, Feb. 10, 2011

Bryce Dessner : O Shut Your Eyes Against the Wind [14:00]

This performance not commercially available. More info about Bryce:

Karsh Kale: Crawl Walk Run Fly [11:46]

This performance not commercially available. Karsh’s site is:

Nick Brooke : Menace (Sousa Medley) [8:14]

This performance not commercially available. Nick’s site is:

Penguin Café

A Matter of Life...

Finland, excerpt [1:30]

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