Music of the Andes by Xochimoki, Una Ramos, William Ackerman, and Ben Tavera King on this edition of New Sounds. Plus, selections from the BBC Soundtrack "Flight of the Condor," and music from Deuter Harmonies as well.
About New Sounds
New Sounds provides a place for your left and right brain to unwind at the end of day.
For this New Sounds, a look at the loner iconoclastic American maverick composers who have set the stage for New Sounds. We'll hear music from composer (and insurance businessman) Charles Ives, and something by John Cage, the sound-experimenter and subscriber to chance. (We won't hear his most notorious piece, 4'33" - it just doesn't work on the radio.)
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