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41. radiOM.org - A Concert of Music by Ernst Krenek: In honor of his 80th birthday [5.093% Popularity: 0.00000]
A Concert of Music by Ernst Krenek: In honor of his 80th birthday Listen Item Type: Sound Recording Duration: 95 min Event Type: Music Program Origin: KPFA Additional Media Files (click to view) A concert given in celebration of Ernst Krenek’s 80th birthday, on April 18, 1980 at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, and sponsored by the Goethe Institute. Charles Boone, who studied with Krenek, introduces the composer, who then introduces the program which includes a number of his early compositions, including a number of songs and a string quartet. Part 1 of 2: Musical Selections: Three Lieder Op. 56 [text by Goethe] (1927) -- Piano Sonata No. 2 (1928) -- Gesänge des späten Jahres Op. 71 (1931) Performers: Michael Ingham, baritone (Lieder; Gesänge) Carolyn Horn, piano (all selections) Genres: 20th Century Classical ; Art Songs Subject: Krenek, Ernst, 1900-1991 ; 20th century classical ; Art songs ; Songs (Medium voice) with piano ; Sonatas (Piano) People: Boone, Charles ; Krenek, Ernst, 1900-1991 ; Goethe, ...
42. radiOM.org - The Music of Dane Rudhyar [5.093% Popularity: 0.00000]
The Music of Dane Rudhyar Listen Item Type: Sound Recording Duration: 36 min Event Type: Music Additional Media Files (click to view) Pianist Edmund Correia performs two piano works, “Autumn” and “Third Pentagram”, by Dane Rudhyar. Rudhyar was both a composer of contemporary classical music as well as a pioneer of modern transpersonal astrology. His music influenced such composers as Henry Cowell, James Tenney, and Peter Garland. In addition to composing music Rudhyar was also a novelist, and author or numerous books on astrology, which he saw less as a predictive science than as a mechanism to promote intuitive insights. These recordings by Correia were made on May 28, 1981. Musical Selections: Autumn (1977) Dane Rudhyar -- Third Pentagram: Gates ; Gift of Blood ; Pentecost ; Stars ; Sunburst (1924) / Dane Rudhyar Performers: Edmund Correia, piano Genre: 20th Century Classical Subject: 20th century classical ; Piano music People: Rudhyar, Dane, 1895-1985 ; Correia, Edmund Recording Date: 5/28/1981 Listen...
43. radiOM.org - Prelude to a Drama by Radie Britain [5.093% Popularity: 0.00000]
Prelude to a Drama by Radie Britain Listen Item Type: Sound Recording Duration: 7 min Event Type: Music Program Origin: KPFA Originally from a 1955 broadcast in Cairo Egypt, the United States Air Force Symphony Orchestra performs Radie Britain’s 1928 composition, “Prelude to a Drama.” Originally titled “Overture to Pygmalion” this orchestral work received it world premiere in 1938 when it was performed by the Chicago Symphony Orchestra under the direction of Dr. Frederick Stock. In this 1955 performance the U. S. Air Force symphony is conducted by Colonel George S. Howard. Musical Selections: Prelude to a Drama (1928) (6:31) / Radie Britain Performers: United States Air Force Symphony Orchestra Col. George S. Howard, conductor Genres: 20th Century Classical ; Orchestral Music Subject: 20th century classical ; Overtures People: Britain, Radie, 1903- ; Howard, George S. (George Salladé) Listen...
44. radiOM.org - Speaking of Music David Raksin, Jan. 28,1988 [5.093% Popularity: 0.00000]
Speaking of Music: David Raksin, Jan. 28,1988 Listen Item Type: Sound Recording Duration: 92 min Event Type: Interview and Music Program Origin: KPFA Composer David Raksin died in August 2004, at the age of 92. As a memorial tribute, Other Minds presents his appearance in front of a live audience as part of the San Francisco Exploratorium’s Speaking of Music series. Recorded on January 28 1988 at the Exploratorium, Raksin is interviewed by Charles Amirkhanian and takes questions from the audience. Perhaps the greatest film music composer of the 20th Century, Raksin discusses his work on “Laura”, “The Bad and the Beautiful” and other motion pictures; his studies with Arnold Schoenberg; and his efforts to document and preserve the history of film music. Raksin's rapier wit is everywhere in evidence and makes for a most entertaining program. Part 1 of 2: Musical Selections: [excerpt from the soundtrack for “Laura”] (1944) / David Raksin Genres: Motion Picture Music ; 20th Century Classical Subject: Schoenberg, A...
45. radiOM.org - Meteor Farm by Henry Brant [5.092% Popularity: 0.00000]
Meteor Farm by Henry Brant Listen Item Type: Sound Recording Duration: 67 min Event Type: Music A recording of Henry Brant’s “Meteor Farm”, a piece scored for two sopranos, three South Indian performers, two choruses, West African chorus, jazz band, gamelan, and two percussion ensembles. This is an incredible mix of musical styles all compressed into one hour of continuous sound. Part 1 of 2: Musical Selections: Meteor Farm (1982) [Part 1] / Henry Brant Genre: 20th Century Classical Subject: Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices) with instrumental ensemble ; Gamelan music ; Jazz ; World music ; Ethnic music People: Brant, Henry, 1913- First Broadcast Date: 4/12/1982 Part 2 of 2: Musical Selections: Meteor Farm (1982) [Part 2] / Henry Brant Genre: 20th Century Classical Subject: Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices) with instrumental ensemble ; Gamelan music ; Jazz ; World music ; Ethnic music People: Brant, Henry, 1913- First Broadcast Date: 4/12/1982 Listen...
46. radiOM.org - Contemporary Music for French Horn by Peter Winkler and Douglas Leedy [5.092% Popularity: 0.00000]
Contemporary Music for French Horn by Peter Winkler and Douglas Leedy Listen Item Type: Sound Recording Duration: 16 min Event Type: Music Program Origin: KPFA Two selections of contemporary horn music by American composers. First is “Etudes”, a horn duet by Peter Winkle, performed by the composer and Douglas Leedy, on April 1, 1965 in San Francisco. This is followed by Leedy’s own “Perspectives,” for solo horn, recorded at the University of California in Berkeley’s Hertz Hall in May of 1964. Both pieces are composed in a sparse, at times even somber, style, that was popular in contemporary classical music during the mid-20th century, with the later piece including a section where the musician seems to be speaking through his instrument. Musical Selections: Etudes, for two horns (1962-64) (8:00) / Peter Winkler -- Perspectives, for solo horn (1964-65) (7:26) / Douglas Leedy Performers: Nelson Green, horn (Etudes ; Perspectives) Douglas Leedy, horn (Etudes) Genres: 20th Century Classical ; New Music Subject: 2...
47. radiOM.org - Thank You, Thelonious by Neil Rolnick [5.091% Popularity: 0.00000]
Thank You, Thelonious by Neil Rolnick Listen Item Type: Sound Recording Duration: 9 min Event Type: Music Program Origin: KPFA On October 7, 1976, at the San Francisco’s Conservatory of Music’s Hellman Hall, the ensemble New Beginnings, performed “Thank You, Thelonious,” a composition by Neil B. Rolnick. The work, which is scored for trumpet, trombone, cello, cimbalom, and percussion, mixes the New Music aesthetic with some distinctly jazz like elements. Musical Selections: Thank You, Thelonious, for trumpet, trombone, cello, cimbalom, and percussion (1976) (7:38) / Neil B. Rolnick Performers: New Beginnings: Jon Aymong, trumpet T. Peter Tomita, trombone Amy Radner, cello Joan Gallegos, cimbalom Jack Van Geem, marimba Genres: 20th Century Classical ; New Music Subject: 20th century classical ; New music ; Quintets (Trombone, trumpet, cimbalom, percussion, cello) People: Rolnick, Neil B. ; Aymong, Jon ; Tomita, Toyoji ; Radner, Amy ; Gallegos, Joan ; Van Geem, Jack Recording Date: 10/7/1976 Listen...
48. radiOM.org - A Concert by the Oakland Symphony Youth Chamber Orchestra, (Dec. 13, 1964) [5.091% Popularity: 0.00000]
A Concert by the Oakland Symphony Youth Chamber Orchestra, (Dec. 13, 1964) Listen Item Type: Sound Recording Duration: 63 min Event Type: Music Program Origin: KPFA A concert by the Oakland Symphony Youth Chamber Orchestra given on Dec. 13, 1964. This remarkable group of musicians, mostly high-school age, is heard in a program of 18th and 20th century music, conducted by Robert Hughes and featuring soprano, Carole Bogard. Part 1 of 2: Musical Selections: Concerto No. 5 in A Major, for string orchestra (7:30) / Francesco Durante -- Les Quatre Elements, for orchestra and soprano, Op. 189 [text by Robert Desnos] (1938) (7:05) / Darius Milhaud -- Exsultate, Jubilate, K. 165 (1773) (14:00) / Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Performers: Oakland Symphony Youth Chamber Orchestra Robert Hughes, conductor Carole Bogard, soprano (Les Quatre ; Exsultate) Genres: Classical Music ; Orchestral Music Subject: 18th century classical ; 20th century classical ; Orchestral music ; Concertos (String orchestra) ; String orchestra music ; S...
49. radiOM.org - Evening Concert A Piano Recital by Robin Rubenstein [5.091% Popularity: 0.00000]
Evening Concert: A Piano Recital by Robin Rubenstein Listen Item Type: Sound Recording Duration: 114 min Event Type: Music Program Origin: KPFA From a program first broadcast on Nov. 17, 1980, a piano recital by Robin Rubenstein. The program begins with a brief introductory conversation between Rubenstein and host Charles Amirkhanian, after which is heard a number of live performances on the piano by Robin Rubenstein, interspersed with a recording of a performance by the Robin Rubenstein/Victoria Hartung piano duo, recorded Sept. 1979 at the Purcell Room of the Royal Festival Hall in London. Selections vary from works by Johannes Brahms, Claude Debussy, Percy Grainger, to Karol Szymanowski, among others. Part 1 of 2: Musical Selections: Six Piano Pieces, Op. 118 No. 1 (ca. 1893) / Johannes Brahms -- Grainger's Fantasy, for two pianos [from “Porgy & Bess”] (1935) / George Gershwin -- Lincolnshire Posey: Horkstow Grange, for two pianos (1937) / Percy Aldridge Grainger Performers: Robin Rubenstein, piano (all pi...
50. radiOM.org - Other Minds Festival OM 14: Panel Discussion 1 [5.091% Popularity: 0.00000]
Other Minds Festival: OM 14: Panel Discussion 1 View Item Type: Video Duration: 40 min Event Type: Lecture and Panel Discussion Program Origin: Other Minds Additional Media Files (click to view) OM 14 got started with Other Minds Executive and Artistic Director, Charles Amirkhanian, moderating a panel discussion with Bent Sørensen, Chinary Ung, and Ben Johnston, whose works were to be heard during the first concert, held on March 5, 2009. Sørensen discusses how he has incorporated aspects from one of his operas into two of his more recent compositions as well as commenting on the challenges of writing for a piano trio. Ung touches upon his interest in finding the musical equivalent of the Buddhist idea of emptiness being filled by compassion, while Johnston reminisces about Harry Partch, his mentor in microtonal music. Genres: New Music ; 20th Century Classical Subject: Sørensen, Bent, 1958- ; Ung, Chinary, 1942- ; Johnston, Ben ; Partch, Harry, 1901-1974 ; New music ; 20th century classical ; 21st century cl...
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