Episode #2452

Technical Arrangements

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Sunday, August 26, 2007

Up on this New Sounds program, dig into the latest from the new music ensemble Alarm Will Sound. Listen to some all-acoustic interpretations of pieces by Aphex Twin (Richard D. James), featuring such creative instrumentation as hoses, whistles, shop hardware, and piano treatments. There’s also the keyboard and stasis sounds of Ryuichi Sakamoto & Alva Noto, from the release “insen.” Plus, sample more of Zappa's "last band," the Ensemble Modern, from their recent CD of Frank Zappa’s works, “Greggery Peccary & Other Persuasions.”
PROGRAM #2452, Electronic/Acoustica (First aired on 9/14/05)





Aphex Twin

Selected Ambient Works, Vol. 2

Blue Calx [7:00]

Sire #45482** available online*

Alarm Will Sound

Acoustica: Alarm Will Sound Performs Aphex Twin

Blue Calx [7:30]

Cantaloupe #21028** www.cantaloupemusic.com* .

Ensemble Modern

Greggery Peccary And Other Persuasions – music of Frank Zappa

What Will Rumi Do?/Night School [6:30]

BMG Classics #59842** www.bmgclassics.com*

Aphex Twin

Selected Ambient Works, Vol. 2`

Cliffs [7:00]

See above.

Alarm Will Sound

Acoustica: Alarm Will Sound Performs Aphex Twin

Cliffs [7:00]

See above.

Philip Glass Remixed

Glass Cuts

Tirol Concerto (Sebastian Escofet remix) [6:30]

Orange Mountain Music #0023**
www.philipglass.com *

Alva Noto & Ryuichi Sakamoto


Moon [6:00]

Asphodel #2029**
www.asphodel.com *

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