Streams

Episode #3353

Voices and Soundscapes

« previous episode | next episode »

Monday, July 02, 2012

Hear music from the duo, White Canvas, whose world of sound moves between song, avant-garde and improvisation, with vocal lines over guitar-based soundscapes. The title of their record is taken from texts by the Sufi mystic and poet, Jalaluddin Rumi - “There are hundreds of ways to kneel and kiss the ground.”  Also, Jocelyn Montgomery (Miranda Sex Garden) and David Lynch arrange music by the 12th-century abbess Hildegard von Bingen. Listen to Montgomery’s sublime renditions from a recording called Lux Vivens.  And more.

PROGRAM #3353 , Voice and Soundscape (First aired on 7/2/2012)                                                         

ARTIST(S)

RECORDING

CUT(S)

SOURCE

Tamia et Pierre Favre

De La Nuit.. Le Jour

Wood Song, excerpt [1:30]

ECM #1364
www.ecmrecords.com

White Canvas

Hundreds of Ways

A fine wind is blowing [2:40]

Ozella OZ 028 CD
www.ozellamusic.com

Jocelyn Montgomery . David Lynch

Lux Vivens

Clarissima (Hildegard) [7:22]

Mammoth 980183**
Available at Amazon.com*

White Canvas

Hundreds of Ways

Angeli [2:37]
Ambuya [5:16]

See above.

Stella Chiweshe

Ambuya?

Nehondo [4:51]

Shanachie 65006, out of print, but try the “Best of Stella Chiweshe” through
www.shanachie.com 
OR try Amazon’s other sellers, Amazon.com*

Tamia et Pierre Favre

De La Nuit.. Le Jour

Wood Song [8:01]

ECM #1364
www.ecmrecords.com

Maria Monti

Il Bestiario

Il Pavone [6:01]

Ri Fi Records (1974) Reissued by Unseen Worlds
www.unseenworlds.net

Franziska Baumann

Vocal Suite

Gossamer [4:43]

Unit #4105
Info at www.franziskabaumann.ch

Tamia et Pierre Favre

Solitudes

Solitudes [5:37]

ECM 1446
www.ecmrecords.com

 

News, weather, Radiolab, Brian Lehrer and more.
Get the best of WNYC in your inbox, every morning.

Comments [1]

Dan from Brooklyn

Who was the final artist on the show? The song was Solitude on the album Solitude. It featured a Brazilian singer. Unreal.

Jul. 03 2012 12:06 AM

Leave a Comment

Register for your own account so you can vote on comments, save your favorites, and more. Learn more.
Please stay on topic, be civil, and be brief.
Email addresses are never displayed, but they are required to confirm your comments. Names are displayed with all comments. We reserve the right to edit any comments posted on this site. Please read the Comment Guidelines before posting. By leaving a comment, you agree to New York Public Radio's Privacy Policy and Terms Of Use.