Episode #2909

New Sounds Live Mementos

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Sunday, April 03, 2011

Hear some musical memories from the New Sounds Live concert series on this program.   The California EAR Unit plays "Coming Together" by Frederic Rzewski - a socially conscious work - and one of his masterpieces.  Also, Lionheart and the quartet Ethel play an excerpt from the new commercial release of "John The Revelator" by Phil Kline, a work commissioned by WNYC.  Plus, music by Terry Riley & The All Stars, Peter Garland, and more.

PROGRAM # 2909, Musical Memories from New Sounds Live (First aired on Wed. 3/11/09)





Terry Riley, Gyan Riley, Tracy Silverman, George Brooks

New Sounds Live, Jan. 2001

Missy Gono [15:30]

Not commercially available.

California E.A.R. Unit

New Sounds Live, Feb. 2003

Rzewski: “Coming Together” [18:00]

This performance not commercially available. Another recording of the piece, with the composer as speaker and with Talujon Percussion Quartet is on Capstone Records:

Peter Garland

Live at Great Hall, Cooper Union, 1997

Dreaming of Immortality in a Thatched Cottage, excerpt [6:00]

This performance not commercially available, but there is a recording on Mode Records, Mode 110

Lionheart and Ethel

John the Revelator

Phil Kline: Dark Was the Night [6:00]

Cantaloupe CA21047

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