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1. radiOM.org - New Music Seance 2007: Concert No. 2, The Immovable Do [5.665% Popularity: 0.00000]
New Music Seance: 2007: Concert No. 2, The Immovable Do Listen Item Type: Sound Recording Duration: 54 min Event Type: Music Program Origin: Other Minds Additional Media Files (click to view) Summoning the specters of musical forbears, and channeling the spirits of their successors, the 2007 New Music Seance Concerts featured five hours of hypnotic solo piano music performed by Sarah Cahill, or on the eerily disembodied Yamaha Disklavier, with additional spirit raising interludes by the Kate Stenberg and Eva-Maria Zimmerman violin-piano duo. The concerts were held in the intimate, candle lit setting of the historic Arts & Crafts styled Swedenborgian Church in San Francisco. The second concert entitled “The Immovable Do”, includes the title piece by Percy Grainger, as well as works by Pelle Gudmundsen-Holmgreen, Frank Martin, Evan Ziporyn, David Mahler, Carl Stone, and James Cleghorn. For a complete description of all the pieces heard please download the Program Guide which can be found at http://www.othermind...
2. radiOM.org - Ode To Gravity John Dinwiddie vs. the Future of Music [4.648% Popularity: 0.00000]
Ode To Gravity: John Dinwiddie vs. the Future of Music Listen Item Type: Sound Recording Duration: 79 min Event Type: Music Program Origin: KPFA Charles Amirkhanian introduces John Dinwiddie, who presents a live concert of his music written in minimal formats and featuring one to nine performers. Originally broadcast on April 25 1973, from the studio of KPFA the works include “Quiver” a work for solo prepared piano, and performed by Beth Anderson. This is followed by “Music for Eight Point Eight Piano Players,” performed by actually nine players, utilizing two grand pianos and all 88 keys on the keyboard. There are then two works for two pianos, the rather somber “The Tomb of Alexander Scriabin,” and the more energetic “My Triple Fingerrrring,” which features a series of trills. Both are performed by Anderson joined by the composer. The whole group then joins together for a group vocalization, incorporating lip and tongue trills, without any use of the vocal chords. The concert then concludes with a lengthy g...
3. radiOM.org - A Concert of Atonal Music by Josef Matthias Hauer [3.873% Popularity: 0.00000]
A Concert of Atonal Music by Josef Matthias Hauer Listen Item Type: Sound Recording Duration: 29 min Event Type: Music Program Origin: KPFA From a concert recorded in 1974, Joseph Kubera and Julie Steinberg perform pieces for piano, written by the Austrian composer and musical theorist, Josef Matthias Hauer. After playing several unidentified works for solo piano, Kubera is joined by Steinberg in order to perform works for piano four hands. Hauer, a seminal figure in Austrian music, and the inspiration for a number of characters in novels by authors such as Thomas Mann and Hermann Hesse, is perhaps most famous for developing a style of composing utilizing all 12 notes in the chromatic scale, independent of and years before Arnold Schoenberg. Many of his works share the same name of "Zwölftonspiel" (twelve-tone game), or “Zwölftonmusik" (twelve-tone music), two of which are featured in this concert. Musical Selections: [unidentified piano solo] -- [unidentified piano solo] -- [unidentified piano solo] -- Zwölf...
4. radiOM.org - Other Minds Presents Nancarrow at 100 - A Centennial Celebration: Nancarrow Concert No. 3 (7 PM, Nov. 4, 2012) [3.063% Popularity: 0.00000]
Other Minds Presents: Nancarrow at 100 - A Centennial Celebration: Nancarrow Concert No. 3 (7 PM, Nov. 4, 2012) Listen Item Type: Sound Recording Duration: 115 min Event Type: Music Program Origin: Other Minds This is the third concert of “Nancarrow at 100: A Centennial Celebration,” a three day festival of films and music celebrating the life and work of Conlon Nancarrow. The festival was produced by Other Minds in collaboration with Cal Performances, the U. C. Berkeley Art Museum and the Pacific Film Archive and was held on November 2-4, 2012. This concert was the concluding event of the festival and the second to be held at Hertz Hall on the U. C. Berkeley campus on November 4, 2012. Following the earlier panel discussion on how Nancarrow’s compositions for player piano have been arranged for live performance and a variety of instrumental groups, this concert features many examples of these transcriptions. The first half of the concert began with Nancarrow’s “Piece for Tape” first heard as originally conce...
5. radiOM.org - Other Minds Presents The Heaven Ladder and Other Works for Piano by Terry Riley [3.042% Popularity: 0.00000]
Other Minds Presents: The Heaven Ladder and Other Works for Piano by Terry Riley Listen Item Type: Sound Recording Event Type: Music Program Origin: Other Minds Other Minds’ 25th season started off with a special piano concert honoring the work and vision of Amercian composer Terry Riley. Riley, alongside award winning pianist Gloria Cheng, deliver a number of Riley’s solo keyboard works before closing the concert with a collaborative 4 hands performance of Cheng Tiger Growl Roar, recently composed in 2018. This concert was held at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts Forum in San Francisco, CA on Wednesday, December 5, 2018. Two Pieces for Piano (1958/1959) No. 1 No. 2 The Two Pieces for Piano were begun while I was working at United Airlines, writing music on my off time. Also I had just gotten married and we had a daughter on the way. I had begun to play lots of Schoenberg and some intricate Schoenberg-like pieces by composer Loren Rush. I had begun to transition from my Neoclassical period under the spell ...
6. radiOM.org - Other Minds Presents Music for Two Pianos: A Benefit Concert for Other Minds, (Oct. 11, 2007) [2.345% Popularity: 0.00000]
Other Minds Presents: Music for Two Pianos: A Benefit Concert for Other Minds, (Oct. 11, 2007) Listen Item Type: Sound Recording Duration: 77 min Event Type: Music Program Origin: Other Minds Additional Media Files (click to view) On October 11, 2007, Other Minds presented a concert of music for two pianos, featuring works by Philip Glass, Balduin Sulzer, Adam Fong, Chen Yi, as well as an arrangement of J. S. Bach by György Kurtág. All the pieces were performed by Dennis Russell Davies and Maki Namekawa in the Herbst Theater in San Francisco. First on the program was “Six Scenes from Les Enfants Terribles” by Philip Glass. This work was originally composed in 1996 as part of a trilogy of operas based on three films by Jean Cocteau. It has since been arranged for two pianos by Davies and Namekawa. This was followed by Balduin Sulzer’s “Dialogue for Two Pianos”, a recent work (2007), that was composed specifically for this concerts two performers. It is a three-part tonal work which explores all the keyboard re...
7. radiOM.org - Ode To Gravity The Melodious Keypunch: Keyboard works of Dello Joio, Barber, Stravinsky, & Shapero [2.169% Popularity: 0.00000]
Ode To Gravity: The Melodious Keypunch: Keyboard works of Dello Joio, Barber, Stravinsky, & Shapero Listen Item Type: Sound Recording Duration: 58 min Event Type: Music Program Origin: KPFA Host Charles Amirkhanian plays selected keyboard works of Norman Dello Joio, Samuel Barber, Igor Stravinsky, and Harold Shapero. Discussions about each piece follows as well as a story told by Stravinsky of the time when he stayed in Oakland, CA as a guest of the Darius Milhaud. Musical Selections: Sonata No. 3, for piano (1947) / Norman Dello Joio -- Four Excursions, Op. 20 (1944) / Samuel Barber -- Sonata, for two pianos (1945) / Igor Stravinsky -- Sonata, for piano four hands (1941) / Harold Shapero Performers: Frank Glazer, piano (Sonata No. 3) André Previn, piano (Four Excursions) Arthur Gold, piano (Sonata for 2 pianos) Robert Fizdale, piano (Sonata for 2 pianos) Harold Shapero, piano (Sonata for piano 4 hands) Leo Smit, piano (Sonata for piano 4 hands) Genre: 20th Century Classical Subject: Stravinsky, Igor, 1882-19...
8. radiOM.org - Speaking of Music Conlon Nancarrow (1984) [1.915% Popularity: 0.00000]
Speaking of Music: Conlon Nancarrow (1984) Listen Item Type: Sound Recording Duration: 101 min Event Type: Interview and Music Program Origin: KPFA Additional Media Files (click to view) Recorded on February 2, 1984 as part of the San Francisco Exploratorium’s Speaking of Music series Charles Amirkhanian interviews composer Conlon Nancarrow before a live audience. The program begins with a short slide show narrated by Eva Soltes, about life and work of Conlon Nancarrow. Charles Amirkhanian then talks with the composer about his music. Conlon Nancarrow has been recognized as one of the most fascinating 20th century composers in the world. An expatriate American who lived in Mexico City, Nancarrow composed almost exclusively for the player piano. His incredibly complex scores are not playable by human hands, but through his laborious hand-punched piano rolls, the music is dazzling in its speed and complexity. In this program Nancarrow discussed the oppressive political atmosphere that led him to leave the Unite...
9. radiOM.org - Pacifica Chamber Players A Concert by the Pacifica Chamber Players, (Jan. 16, 1972) [1.757% Popularity: 0.00000]
Pacifica Chamber Players: A Concert by the Pacifica Chamber Players, (Jan. 16, 1972) Listen Item Type: Sound Recording Duration: 85 min Event Type: Music Program Origin: KPFA A recording of a concert by the Pacifica Chamber Players given at the Berkeley Piano Club on January 16, 1972. The program features chamber works composed over the past three centuries, beginning with Mendelssohn’s ‘Piano Sextet in D Major” and Mozart’s “Oboe Quartet in F Major.” These are followed by three 20th century works, a short piece for piano four hands by Ricklen Nobis, Paul Juon’s “Divertimento” for clarinet and two violas, and finally a Quintet by Sergey Prokofiev. The Pacifica Chamber Players was a local San Francisco Bay Area Ensemble that performed regularly on KPFA during the 1970s. Musical Selections: Sextet in D Major, Op. 110, for strings and piano (1824) (22:34) / Felix Mendelssohn -- Oboe Quartet in F Major, K. 370, for oboe and strings (1781) (15:52) / Wolfgang Ameadeus Mozart -- Theme and Variations, for piano four ...
10. radiOM.org - Other Minds Presents Philip Glass: Music For Two Pianos [1.468% Popularity: 0.00000]
Other Minds Presents: Philip Glass: Music For Two Pianos Listen Item Type: Sound Recording Duration: 95 min Event Type: Music Program Origin: Other Minds Philip Glass: Music for Two Pianos Wednesday, December 6, 2017, St. John’s Presbyterian Church, Berkeley, CA In honor of his 80th birthday … a benefit for OTHER MINDS Charles Amirkhaninan writes: "Other Minds has hosted its share of inimitables over the past quarter century of promoting maverick new music. But no one deserves that sobriquet more than my brilliant, talented and predictably adventurous friend Dennis Russell Davies. We thank him and Maki Namekawa for generously proposing this benefit concert to honor their friend and colleague composer Philip Glass on the occasion of his 80th birthday.” PROGRAM This evening’s performance begins with the suite from the opera Les Enfants terribles exploring the expressive possibilities of multiple pianos. The opera is the third part of a trilogy of operas based on the works of Jean Cocteau. “Les Enfants” is a sto...
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