Music with Strings


For this New Sounds, listen to music by Russian violist/composer Ljova (real name Lev Zhurbin) performed by the string quartet Brooklyn Rider.  Then there's music by young composer and drummer David T Little, and music by the extremely versatile violinist/composer Todd Reynolds.  Plus, hear something from the Turtle Island Quartet and composer/mayor Phillip K Bimstein as well.

PROGRAM # 3255   Music with Strings (First aired on 10/7/2011)                                                             





Brooklyn Rider


Ljova: Crosstown [8:02]

In A Circle

Eighth Blackbird

Private recording

David T. Little: descanso (waiting) [10:20]

Barry Newton , Erika Duke-Kirkpatrick, Jessica Catron, Aniela Perry, and Rachel Arnold

Descanos, past

Jim Fox: Descansos, past [15:09]

Cold Blue Music CB0021


Phillip K. Bimstein & The Turtle Island String Quartet

Garland Hirschi’s Cows

Dark Winds Rising III: With the Earth [3:18]

Dark Winds Rising IV: Among All People [3:16}

Starkland ST-205

Todd Reynolds


David T. Little: and the sky was still there [7:53]

Innova 741