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Nils Frahm

New Sounds

One on Ones: Duo Music

Friday, April 03, 2015

It’s an hour of duo music for this New Sounds with several one-on-one meetings of two musical minds. Hear all sorts of duos - from guitar and percussion to harpist and laptop.

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New Sounds

Cinematic Instrumental Music

Thursday, January 29, 2015

Hear cinematic instrumental music from the English composer/vocalist Donna McKevitt, pianist/producer Chilly Gonzales, Olafur Arnalds' score to the British series “Broadchurch," & more.

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New Sounds

Electro-Acoustic Ambient Works

Saturday, May 17, 2014

This New Sounds program samples a world of ambient works, with music from composers based in Iceland, Germany, Scotland, Poland, Sweden, and a work from a Brooklyn-based metal guitarist.  Listen to pulsing percussive ambient music by Berlin-based Nils Frahm, along with some stasis music featuring harpsichord by the Polish composer Jacaszek. Then, from Iceland, there's a score from composer, producer (and former metalhead) Olafur Arnalds, "Another Happy Day," with electro-acoustic soundscapes formed around piano and strings.

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New Sounds

Mashups Gone Wild: An Hour of Music by Duo

Tuesday, December 10, 2013

It’s an hour of duo music for this New Sounds with several one-on-one meetings of two musical minds. We’ll hear all sorts of combinations of duos from guitar and percussion to harpist and laptop.

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New Sounds

Electro-Acoustic Ambient Works

Wednesday, May 01, 2013

This New Sounds program samples a world of ambient works, with music from composers based in Iceland, Germany, Scotland, Poland, Sweden, and a work from a Brooklyn-based metal guitarist.  Listen to pulsing percussive ambient music by Berlin-based Nils Frahm, along with some stasis music featuring harpsichord by the Polish composer Jacaszek. Then, from Iceland, there's a score from composer, producer (and former metalhead) Olafur Arnalds, "Another Happy Day," with electro-acoustic soundscapes formed around piano and strings.

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Q2 Music Album of the Week

The Epic, Meditative Stillness of Lubomyr Melnyk's 'Corollaries'

Sunday, April 07, 2013

On "Corollaries," composers Lubomyr Melnyk and Peter Broderick give an updated take on the "continuous music" style of performance that Melnyk pioneered in the late 1970s and '80s. Stream it all this week.

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Mixtapes

Nils Frahm's Music For The End Of The World

Wednesday, January 02, 2013

Delicate and introspective, the music of Nils Frahm carries a certain chilled, wintery character. For his Mixtape, the pianist-producer offers a playlist of post-holiday music taken from his vinyl collection. Listen today at 3 pm.

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The New Canon

Writing the Future

Monday, December 10, 2012

This week on The New Canon, we hear new music from The London Sinfonietta's Writing the Music commissioning program, Kurt Rohde and the Left Coast Chamber Ensemble, and Erased Tapes artists Michael Price and Nils Frahm.

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Soundcheck

Song Premiere: Nils Frahm Reworks The Presets 'Promises'

Monday, December 03, 2012

A remix is a remix is a remix. Unless it’s the German composer Nils Frahm reworking the Australian dance music duo The Presets. Listen to the premiere of the track "Promises."

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New Sounds

Electro-Acoustic Ambient Works(Special Podcast)

Wednesday, March 21, 2012

WNYC

This New Sounds program samples a world of ambient works, with music from composers based in Iceland, Germany, Scotland, Poland, Sweden, and a work from a Brooklyn-based metal guitarist.  Listen to pulsing percussive ambient music by Berlin-based Nils Frahm, along with some stasis music featuring harpsichord by the Polish composer Jacaszek. Then, from Iceland, there's a score from composer, producer (and former metalhead) Olafur Arnalds, "Another Happy Day," with electro-acoustic soundscapes formed around piano and strings.

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