Episode #2484

Meredith Monk Live

« previous episode | next episode »

Wednesday, December 07, 2005

From the New Sounds Live concerts at World Financial Center, a celebration of the 40th anniversary season of vocalist/composer Meredith Monk. Listen to selected favorites and interpretations from Monk’s repertoire as rendered by the Pacific Mozart Ensemble, from points all over the huge glass atrium. Plus, there’s also a special performance of "Facing North" by singer Theo Bleckmann together with Meredith Monk herself.

PROGRAM # 2484, From NS Live, Meredith Monk 40th Anniversary Celebration (First aired on Tuesday, 12-7-05)





Pacific Mozart Ensemble

Live, WFC Winter Garden, 11/9/05

Monk: Astronaut Anthem [5:30]
Fields/Clouds [3:00]
Dawn [6:00]
Panda Chant II [1:30]

Recordings by Meredith Monk of these works are on ECM Records. www.ecmrecords.com
OR info at www.meredithmonk.org

Meredith Monk & Theo Bleckmann

Facing North, excerpts:
Chinook [4:30]
Keeping Warm [4:00]
Long Shadows [5:00]
Hocket [4:30]

The CD “Facing North” is on ECM Records, #1482. www.ecmrecords.com

Pacific Mozart Ensemble

Return to Earth [5:30]

See above.

Meredith Monk

Dolmen Music

Gotham Lullaby, [1:30] excerpt

ECM #1197 www.ecmrecords.com

Further Info on many of these recordings & downloads are available at emusic.com:
? http://www.emusic.com/features/editorial/dozens.html

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

Leave a Comment

Email addresses are required but never displayed.

Get the WNYC Morning Brief in your inbox.
We'll send you our top 5 stories every day, plus breaking news and weather.