Episode #1764

Program #1764

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Saturday, May 11, 2002

From the New Sounds Live concerts at Merkin Hall, groundbreaking composer Terry Riley performs with his All-Stars.

NEW SOUNDS with John Schaefer, a Production of WNYC-FM

PROGRAM #1764, New Sounds Live, with Terry Riley and the All-Stars (First aired on 3/2/00)





Terry Riley and the All-Stars (Gyan Riley, gtr; Stefano Scodanibbio, bass; George Brooks, sax; Tracy Silverman, el.viola, violin)

Live, Merkin Concert Hall, 1/13/00

Cantos Desiertos, excerpt [1:30]

Arica [14:00]

Diamond Fiddle Language [15:30]

Piedad [7:30]

Turning [6:00]

Cantos Desiertos is on Riley's CD "The Book of Abbeyezzoud," on New Albion Records (; Arica is on his CD "The Lisbon Concert,"also on New Albion. Riley's discography is extensive; for complete information, check out his website at

**In most better stores; in NY, try J&R on Park Row, Tower Records, Virgin megastore at Times Square, HMV, Other Music on 3rd St., etc.

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