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Episode #2177

Classics Declassified

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Sunday, May 08, 2005

On this edition of New Sounds, spend an hour sorting through the twisted wreckage of classical music after various new music bands have played it. Hear Stravinsky, Rodrigo, Ketelby, Khatchaturian, and Mozart as you've never heard them before. Artists include Brave Combo, Krakatoa (performing Aram Khachaturian's "Sabre Dance"), Buckethead, John Fahey and many others.

PROGRAM #2177 Classics Declassified (Tuesday 7/15/03)

ARTIST(S) RECORDING CUT(S) SOURCE
Brave Combo Box of Ghosts Borodin: Polovtsian Dance #2 [3:30] Rounder #9064*
www.rounder.com
Brass Roots Purple Cha Cha Heels A Day In the Life of An Afro (Ravel: Pavane) [3:00] Accurate #5046
www.accuraterecords.com; More info at www.brassrootsonline.com
Brave Combo Box of Ghosts Ravel: Pavane for a Dead Princess [2:00] See above.
Krakatoa We Are The Rowboats Khatchaturian:Sabre Dance [3:00] Cuneiform Records, #RUNE-168
www.cuneiformrecords.com
Brave Combo Box of Ghosts Mozart: Rondo A la Turca [2:00]
Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake [2:00]
See above.
John Fahey Old-Fashioned Love Ketelby:In a Persian Market [7:30] Takoma #6511**
www.fantasyjazz.com*
Buckethead Electric Tears Sketches Of Spain - for Miles (Rodrigo: Concierto De Aranjuez) [4:00] Meta #015
www.metastation.com
Igors Blaskappelle Plays... Stravinksy: Symphony Of Wind Instruments, Pt. 3 [4:30] Altrisuoni#139
www.altrisuoni.com
Excelsior Declassified Shostakovich: Prelude #17 ("Mimi Goes Me(n)tal") [2:00] Mark Set Go #MSG-101
Gary Burton & Makoto Ozone Virtuosi Ravel: Prelude, Le Tombeau De Couperin [5:00] Concord Jazz #2105
www.concordrecords.com*
Salsa Celtica El Agua De La Vida Auld Lang Syne [4:30] Compass #4361.**
www.compassrecords.com*

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

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