Episode #3061

New Sounds Live: Ethel plays Jacob TV, Part II

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Sunday, July 22, 2012

From the New Sounds Live concerts at Merkin Hall, the string quartet Ethel plays music by Dutch composer Jacob TV (Jacob ter Veldhuis), including the controversial “Take A Wild Guess,” based on sound clips of prison inmates, and the lighthearted “Body of Your Dreams,” built around samples of TV infomercials.

PROGRAM # 3061, NS Live: Ethel plays music of Jacob TV, and Silent Film Scores (First aired on 4/08/2010)






New Sounds Live at Merkin Hall, March 11, 2010

Jacob TV: Grab It (heavily edited for broadcast), excerpt [2:00]
Jacob TV: The Body of Your Dreams Quartet [8:46]
Jacob TV: Dolly Shot [9:00]
Jacob TV: Take a Wild Guess [5:57]

These performances not commercially available. Jacob TV (Jacob ter Veldhuis) has numerous recordings available.
See The string quartet Ethel has numerous CDs as well: info at

Robin Holcomb, Guy Klucevsek, Peggy Lee, Sara Schoenbeck

New Sounds Live at WFC Winter Garden, February 12, 2010

Robin Holcomb: That Night’s Wife, excerpt [9:30]

This performance not commercially available.

Lori Goldston, Philip Gelb, Greg Campbell

New Sounds Live at WFC Winter Garden, February 10, 2010

Passing Fancy, excerpt [5:00]

This performance not commercially available.

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