Episode #2833

Bach, J.S. Bach

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Sunday, August 29, 2010

New music inspired by J.S. Bach is what you'll hear on this New Sounds.  Listen for "Lighthouse" from the Estonian composer, Erkki-Sven Tuur, something of a contemporary take on the baroque, commissioned by Ausbach Bach festival in 1997.  Plus there's music by Steve Martland, his work "Crossing the Border," inspired by Bach's Partita for Solo Violin.  And much more.

PROGRAM # 2833, Under the Influence – of Bach (First aired on Fri. 8-15-08)





Steve Martland

Crossing The Border

Crossing The Border [24:30]

Factory #366, reissued on Catalyst 68345 (RCA Records)** available online as mp3s, or CD at *

Erkki-Sven Tüür


Lighthouse [12:30]

ECM Records #1673

David Borden

The Continuing Story of Counterpoint, Parts 9-12

Part 12A + 12C [12:00]

Cuneiform Records Rune 16

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