Episode #1886

Program #1886

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Sunday, February 02, 2003

Strange and colorful ensemble music is the focus of this edition of New Sounds. We hear from the Kamikaze Ground Crew (pictured), a group comprised of such downtown vets as trumpeter Steven Bernstein (Sex Mob, Lounge Lizards), saxophonist and drummer Peter Apfelbaum (Hieroglyphics Ensemble), and drummer Kenny Wollesen (John Zorn, Tom Waits). Their vast stylistic reach is heard in the bucolic tone poem, "Morning in Bhutan." We also get a taste of Squonk Opera's "Bigsmorgasbordwunderwerk" (a musical theater work vaguely about food), and music by DAAU, Stockhausen, and Cro Magnon.

PROGRAM # 1886, Odd (and Oddly-Named) Ensembles (First aired on Feb. 8, 2001)





Kamikaze Ground Crew

The Scenic Route

Duke's Entrance [1:30]

New World #80400** OR available for purchase at*

Kamikaze Ground Crew


Morning In Bhutan [8:00]

Koch Jazz #7882**
available for purchase at

Cro Magnon


Sahib [2:30]

Carbon 7 Records (#C7-005). 23 Av. Gl. Eisenhower; B-1030 Brussels, Belgium Tel.32 2 / 242.97.03; Fax.32 2 / 245.38.85


We Need New Animals

Gin And Tonic [6:30]

Sony #60674.
available for purchase at*

Kamikaze Ground Crew


Stockhausen: Capricorn [4:30]; Hendrix: Electric Ladyland [4:00]

See above.

Cro Magnon


Cleo [3:00]

See above.

Die Knödel & Amy Denio

Non Lo So, Polo

Finalala [4:00]

Make Up #MAKE5. Spoot Music, PO Box 85154, Seattle WA 98145. T/f: 206-323-9215;

Squonk Opera


Dance of the Seven Vowels [3:00] Sighs of her Eyes [3:30]

Angel #26523**
available for purchase at*

Les Negresses Vertes


Orane [4:30]

Sire/Warner Bros #26028.
available for purchase at*

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