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Episode #2170

Electric & Acoustic Mixed

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Sunday, April 17, 2005

There's a wide variety of works for mixed electric and acoustic ensembles on this edition of New Sounds. Selections include "Something Terrible Is About To Happen" by Larval, a band that has been compared to King Crimson for their heavy ostinato riffs and layers of of guitars, bass, sax, strings and drums. Hear Michael Nyman's "And Do They Do," a work that consists of four linked "songs" the third of which is based on Schumann's Nachtlied Opus. 96, No. 1. Plus, Bobby Previte's "No Clue" for solo electronic drums and the Absolute Ensemble performing Gene Pritsker's "Fix."

PROGRAM #2170 Compositions for Mixed Electric/Acoustic Ensembles (Friday, 6-27-03)

ARTIST(S)

RECORDING

CUT(S)

SOURCE

Larval

Obedience

Bill Brovold: Something Terrible Is About to Happen [13:00]

Cuneiform #RUNE178
www.cuneiformrecords.com*

Topology

Perpetual Motion Machine

M. Nyman: And Do They Do [18:00]

Serrated Records#310303
www.topology.org.au

Bobby Previte

Solo Electronic Drums

No Clue [530]

Not yet commercially released - info at www.bobbyprevite.com

Absolute/Kristjan Järvi

Fix

Gene Pritsker:Fix [8:30]

Enja #9449.**
www.absoluteensemble.com OR
www.enjarecords.com

*, ** Find the recordings you've heard - go to the New Sounds Recordings Information page

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