Episode #2246

New Music for Cello

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Saturday, December 03, 2005

New music for cello is the focus of this New Sounds program. Hear from composer, singer, and cellist Robert Een's latest infectious and energetic effort, "Mystery Dances" along with music from Maya Beiser, whose vocals and multiple tracks of cellos, on "world to come" creates walls of joyous sound. Plus works by Eric Friedlander and Joby Talbot, among others.

PROGRAM # 2246, music for cello (First aired on Mon. 2/9/04)





Robert Een

Mystery Dances

Breakdown Eleven, excerpt [2:00]

Starkland #212 *

Maya Beiser

World To Come

O. Golijov: Mariel [7:30]

Koch #7556** *

Robert Een

Mystery Dances

Breaching the Wall [5:30]

See above.

Erik Friedlander & Chimera


Little Niles [6:00]

Avant #67. Available online at or try *

Pete M Wyer

Private CD

Life Support [6:00]

Info on Wyer's music available through

Joby Talbot

The Dying Swan

Falling [6:30]

Black Box #1078.

Maya Beiser

World To Come

A. Pärt: Fratres [10:00]

See above.

Robert Een

Mystery Dances

Roman Bath [1:30]

See above.

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

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