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1. - Henry Brant at KPFA, August 16, 1971 [4.380% Popularity: 0.00000]
Henry Brant at KPFA, August 16, 1971 Listen Item Type: Sound Recording Duration: 119 min Event Type: Interview and Music Program Origin: KPFA Henry Brant, born in 1913 in Montreal, surveys his music with Charles Amirkhanian. Brant has enlarged upon the musical practices of Gabrieli and Ives to create "spatial music." This music calls for the physical separation of different groups of musicians within the performance space who simultaneously perform wildly diverse music in and around the audience. Brant has also experimented with unusual instruments some of which have been built specifically for his compositions. Part 1 of 2: Musical Selections: Hieroglyphics II (1966) / Henry Brant -- Odyssey Why Not? (1965) / Henry Brant Performers: Daniel Kobialka, violins (Hieroglyphics II) Henry Brant, percussion (Hieroglyphics II) Genres: New Music ; Unconventional Instruments Subject: Gabrieli, Giovanni, 1557-1612 ; Ives, Charles, 1874-1954 ; Brant, Henry, 1913- ; New music ; Unconventional instruments ; Spatial music ;...
2. - Other Minds Presents Henry Cowell: The Whole World of Music, Concert Two [3.417% Popularity: 0.00000]
Other Minds Presents: Henry Cowell: The Whole World of Music, Concert Two Listen Item Type: Sound Recording Duration: 157 min Event Type: Lecture / Panel Discussion Program Origin: Other Minds On November 13, 2009, at the Presidio Chapel in San Francisco, CA, Other Minds presented the second of two concerts dedicated to the music of Henry Cowell. Born in Menlo Park in 1897, Cowell began his musical career as a concert pianist, and is perhaps best known for pioneering such “ultramodern” performance techniques as “tone clusters,” in which the arms are used to play a number of notes simultaneously, and the direct manipulation of the strings of the piano, in a manner that presaged John Cage’s works for prepared piano. Yet Cowell’s greatest contribution to avant-garde music came with his publication of the journal “New Music Quarterly” and its associated recordings. First issued in 1927, and edited by Cowell until 1936 this journal was where many works, by what are now recognized as the greatest 20th century Ameri...
3. - Other Minds Festival OM 1: Concert 2 (Nov. 5, 1993) [1.558% Popularity: 0.00000]
Other Minds Festival: OM 1: Concert 2 (Nov. 5, 1993) Listen Item Type: Sound Recording Duration: 83 min Event Type: Music Program Origin: Other Minds The second concert of the inaugural Other Minds Festival of New Music (OM 1), was held on November 5, 1993 at the Yerba Buena Center in San Francisco. The concert began with composer and pianist Jon Jang performing an early piano solo version of his “Woman Shaman of Alishan” or as he refers to it here, “Woman Shaman of Ali Mountain.” This piece would later appear on his 1996 CD release “Two Flowers On A Stem” where it is orchestrated for a jazz ensemble. This is followed by Philip Glass’ own piano arrangement of a piece he originally scored for pipe organ entitled “Mad Rush,” and performed here by the composer. After an intermission the concert continues with a Barbara Monk Feldman’s “Duo for Piano and Percussion” with Julie Steinberg, violin and William Winant, percussion. We then here a series of three works composed by John Cage. First is his 1947 composition...
4. - Ode To Gravity Interview with Daniel Kobialka [1.199% Popularity: 0.00000]
Ode To Gravity: Interview with Daniel Kobialka Listen Item Type: Sound Recording Duration: 84 min Event Type: Interview and Music Program Origin: KPFA From a recording made in 1973 violinist Daniel Kobialka is interviewed by Charles Amirkhanian after having just recently returned from Atlanta, GA, where he gave the world premiere performance of Ben Weber’s “Violin Concerto”. Kobialka, who was on the faculty at Hayward State, talks about his many performances of works by living composers, including Lou Harrison, Henry Brant, Leonard Bernstein, and many more. In addition Kobialka describes his first forays into composition, including a collaboration with a rock band. (from KPFA Folio) Musical Selections: Concerto in Slendro (1961) / Lou Harrison -- Rakka, for violin and tape (1970) / Glen Glasow -- Hieroglyphics II (1966) / Henry Brant -- Untitled Piece [”Echoes (1973)”] / Daniel Kobialka -- Fantasy Variations / Donald Martino Performers: Daniel Kobialka, violin (all selections) Robert Hughes, conductor (Concer...
5. - Morning Concert The Music by Johanna Magdalena Beyer, Mar. 30, 1990 [0.528% Popularity: 0.00000]
Morning Concert: The Music by Johanna Magdalena Beyer, Mar. 30, 1990 Listen Item Type: Sound Recording Duration: 110 min Event Type: Interview and Music Program Origin: KPFA This is the second of two programs devoted to the works of the largely forgotten German-American composer, Johanna Magdalena Beyer (1888-1944). Beyer, who died of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), also known as Lou Gehrig’s Disease, was a pioneering avant-garde composer who’s works would be lost if it were not for the preservation efforts of the American Music Center in New York City, to which she had donated her scores prior to her death. Beyer was by most accounts a tall, angular, painfully self-conscious women, who nevertheless devoted herself to the cause of contemporary classical music, even serving as a personal secretary for Henry Cowell during his imprisonment on homosexual morals charges. This program includes recordings of Beyer’s music made at the second of two concerts devoted solely to Beyer’s work. The concert occurred on...
6. - Moondog: The Man on the Street [0.409% Popularity: 0.00000]
Moondog: The Man on the Street Listen Item Type: Sound Recording Duration: 140 min Event Type: Interview and Music Program Origin: KPFA Gordon Spencer of WBAI in New York presents a program about Louis Hardin, more popularly known as Moondog. From the 1940s up until 1974 Moondog made his living as a street musician and poet in New York City and was typically found near the jazz clubs on 52nd Street. Blind since an accident when he was 16 years old, Moondog was always recognizable in his Viking helmet playing a variety of instruments, some of his own design. In this program Moondog talks about his interests, his influences and his experiences. Part 1 of 2: Musical Selections: [unidentified excerpts mixed with street interviews] -- All is Loneliness [excerpt of two versions mixed together, one by Moondog the other by Janis Joplin with Big Brother & the Holding Co.] -- [an Oo solo] -- Bird’s Lament -- Stamping Ground -- Tugboat Toccata -- Symphonique No. 3: Ode to Venus Performers: Janis Joplin with Big Brother ...
7. - Other Minds Festival OM 22: Concert 2, Lou Harrison Gamelan Masterpieces [0.081% Popularity: 0.00000]
... Subject: New music ; Gamelan music ; Percussion with violin People: Harrison, Lou ...
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