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New Sounds

Narration in Music

Wednesday, January 25, 2012

For this New Sounds, listen to the found sounds of narration from strange and wonderful recordings in music by the Books.  We'll hear from their latest, "The Way Out," a playful and surreal effort recorded in the Books' home studios.

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New Sounds

Hauschka's Prepared Piano

Thursday, June 02, 2011

For this New Sounds, we'll hear music from Hauschka, also known as  Volker Bertelmann. He's a German composer whose indie-chamber/post-rock music revolves around the sound of the prepared piano.  He'll prepare our Steinway and play live.  That, and more.

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New Sounds

Stories from the City at Night

Saturday, November 13, 2010

Composer/guitarist Pete M Wyer presents "Stories from the City at Night" for this New Sounds program.  The work is a unique mix of storytelling, song, sound design and scored music, with help from pianist Matthew Shipp, cellist Matthew Sharp, and actress Jenny Agutter, alongside many cameo appearances (including one by host John Schaefer!)

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Narration in Music (Weekly Podcast)

Friday, October 29, 2010

WNYC

For this New Sounds, listen to the found sounds of narration from strange and wonderful recordings in music by the Books.  We'll hear from their latest, "The Way Out," a playful and surreal effort recorded in the Books' home studios.

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New Sounds

Narration in Music

Wednesday, October 06, 2010

For this New Sounds, listen to the found sounds of narration from strange and wonderful recordings in music by the Books.  We'll hear from their latest, "The Way Out," a playful and surreal effort recorded in the Books' home studios. 

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New Sounds

Globetrotting Electro-acoustica

Sunday, July 18, 2010

Up on this New Sounds, electro-acoustic music from Japan, Austria, Ireland, and the U.S.  Listen to an unusual work by London-based Pete M. Wyer, called “Four Bridges.” 

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