Program #1942

Music from the New Sounds Live concert series at Merkin Hall, with David Krakauer and his ensemble, and Matt Darriau's Paradox Trio.

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

PROGRAM #1942, from the New Sounds Live concerts (First aired on 7/27/01)





David Krakauer's Klezmer Madness

Live, Merkin Hall, 3/15/01

Klezmer A La Bechet [5:30]

Queen Of The Midnight Fax [8:30]

Solo/Serba [3:30]

Der Gasn Nign [5:30]

Krakauer's CDs Klezmer Madness and Klezmer, NY are on the Tzadik label** (; and the latest record, A New Hot One, is on the French Label Bleu** (distr. by Harmonia Mundi and available from,, PRMS* and more). The first piece appears on Klezmer, NY; the last piece is on A New Hot One.

Matt Darriau's Paradox Trio

Live, Merkin Hall, 3/15/01

Gaida/New Cocek [12:30]

Arabesque [7:30]

The group's CDs include Source, Flying At A Slant, and Paradox Trio. All are on Knitting Factory Works, available in stores**through

*Public Radio Music Source, a buying service for recordings.

**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.