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1. radiOM.org - Ode To Gravity A Concert of American Music for Violin and Piano [4.749% Popularity: 0.00000]
Ode To Gravity: A Concert of American Music for Violin and Piano Listen Item Type: Sound Recording Duration: 109 min Event Type: Music Program Origin: KPFA From 1982, Charles Amirkhanian introduces a concert of violin and piano music by American composers, some obscure and some well known. The music is performed live in the KPFA studio, by the San Francisco duo, violinist Greg Mazmanian and pianist Robert Hagopian. The works range from an early romantic sonata by John Alden Carpenter, to more modern sounding sonatas by Henry Cowell, and Aaron Copland. Also included are two works by Alan Hovhaness, the haunting opus one, “Oror (’Lullaby’)” and the perhaps better known “Khirgiz Suite”. The concert concludes with “Hexapoda” by Robert Russell Bennett. Charles provides background information about each of the pieces as well as a brief introduction of the performers. Part 1 of 2: Musical Selections: Sonata, for violin and piano (1911) (23:43) / John Alden Carpenter -- Sonata, for violin and piano (1945) (18:13) / H...
2. radiOM.org - Speaking of Music Lou Harrison & Bill Colvig [3.539% Popularity: 0.00000]
Speaking of Music: Lou Harrison & Bill Colvig Listen Item Type: Sound Recording Duration: 117 min Event Type: Interview and Music Program Origin: KPFA Additional Media Files (click to view) Recorded on February 16, 1989 as part of the San Francisco Exploratorium’s Speaking of Music series, Charles Amirkhanian talks with one of America's most distinguished composers, Lou Harrison, whose use of gamelan instruments and interest in word music helped bring an appreciation of Pacific and Asian music to the United States. William Colvig collaborated with Harrison for many years, building original and gamelan-inspired instruments. The program begins with Eric Marin's film documenting Harrison & Colvig, and continues with excerpts from Harrison's “Piano Concerto” (featuring Keith Jarrett) and "Suite for Violin, Piano and Small Orchestra." The second part of the program includes a demonstration of original instruments by Harrison & Colvig. Part 1 of 2: Musical Selections: Piano Concerto [excerpt] (1985) / Lou Harrison ...
3. radiOM.org - New Music Seance 2008: Concert No. 1, Birds in Warped Time (video) [3.468% Popularity: 0.00000]
New Music Seance: 2008: Concert No. 1, Birds in Warped Time (video) View Item Type: Video Duration: 90 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 2008 New Music Seance Concerts featured a marathon of performances by pianist Sarah Cahill, and the dynamic violin/piano duo of Kate Stenberg and Eva-Maria Zimmermann. The concerts were held in the intimate, candle lit setting of the historic Arts & Crafts styled Swedenborgian Church in San Francisco on December 6, 2008. The first concert, entitled “Birds in Warped Time”, featured music by the pioneering American composers Percy Grainger and Steed Cowart; a host of women composers including Grażyna Bacewicz, Meredith Monk, and Lois V. Vierk; two Asian composers, Somei Satoh and Tan Dun; European masters of the avant-garde such as Per Nørgård, Luciano Berio, and Oliver Messiaen; and Dylan Mattingly a promising talent who has ye...
4. radiOM.org - New Music Seance 2008: Concert No. 1, Birds in Warped Time [3.451% Popularity: 0.00000]
New Music Seance: 2008: Concert No. 1, Birds in Warped Time Listen Item Type: Sound Recording Duration: 85 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 2008 New Music Seance Concerts featured a marathon of performances by pianist Sarah Cahill, and the dynamic violin/piano duo of Kate Stenberg and Eva-Maria Zimmermann. The concerts were held in the intimate, candle lit setting of the historic Arts & Crafts styled Swedenborgian Church in San Francisco on December 6, 2008. The first concert, entitled “Birds in Warped Time”, featured music by the pioneering American composers Percy Grainger and Steed Cowart; a host of women composers including Grażyna Bacewicz, Meredith Monk, and Lois V. Vierk; two Asian composers, Somei Satoh and Tan Dun; European masters of the avant-garde such as Per Nørgård, Luciano Berio, and Oliver Messiaen; and Dylan Mattingly a promising talent who ha...
5. radiOM.org - Ode To Gravity Oceans in Motion [3.207% Popularity: 0.00000]
Ode To Gravity: Oceans in Motion Listen Item Type: Sound Recording Duration: 86 min Event Type: Interview and Music Program Origin: KPFA Charles Amirkhanian introduces recordings of unusual 20th Century music released by the Ocean Records label. The brainchild of composer Allen Strange and friend David Porter, Ocean distributed cassettes of sound poetry, electronic music, Indonesian music, and other salty material, once a month to subscribers. In this program, Amirkhanian highlights Ocean’s Composers’ Cassettes recordings of music by Lou Harrison and Richard Dee (”Suite for Violin with American Gamelan”) and sound poetry by Larry Wendt. (from KPFA Folio) Part 1 of 2: Musical Selections: [unidentified excerpt of a piece of electronic music] / Ragnar Grippe -- Suite for Violin with American Gamelan (1974) (26:30) / Lou Harrison & Richard Dee -- Annabelle's Song (4:50) / Larry Wendt -- Lost Among Dead Giants (2:31) / Larry Wendt -- Pandora (3:45) / Larry Wendt -- Berlin Adonis (4:38) / Larry Wendt -- A Spartan f...
6. radiOM.org - KPFA’s 40th Anniversary Show, Part 5: Listener Call-ins [3.203% Popularity: 0.00000]
KPFA’s 40th Anniversary Show, Part 5: Listener Call-ins Listen Item Type: Sound Recording Duration: 179 min Event Type: Other Finds Program Origin: KPFA Additional Media Files (click to view) The special all day broadcast celebrating the 40th anniversary of KPFA concludes with a three hour listener call-in segment, hosted by Charles Amirkhanian, who is joined by KPFA General Manager, Pat Scoot, and Pacifica Foundation Executive Director, David Salniker, and others. Caller comments range from glowing reviews of the station’s programing to sharp criticisms of the same. As always with KPFA, the listening audience is well informed and not at all shy about letting the station know what they think, be it cheering or complaining about all the weird music they hear, advocating for more children oriented programing, debating Pacifica’s editorial stances or perceived biases, or simply wishing the station a hearty Happy Birthday. Many of the comments are perennial staples at KPFA or indeed any listener sponsored radio s...
7. radiOM.org - Morning Concert John Cage Memorial Program Upon His 80th Birthday [2.993% Popularity: 0.00000]
Morning Concert: John Cage Memorial Program Upon His 80th Birthday Listen Item Type: Sound Recording Duration: 117 min Event Type: Documentary Program Origin: KPFA Additional Media Files (click to view) From September 4, 1992, Charles Amirkhanian introduces a retrospective on the life of composer John Cage, whose work has had a great influence on artistic thought in the 20th Century, and who had just passed away a few weeks before what would have been his 80th birthday on September 5th 1992. Richard Friedman, and composer, author, and critic Charles Shere join in the commentary, and archival recordings of Cage’s voice complete the festivities. Also heard during this program are live telephone interviews with Laura Kuhn, who had assisted Cage with many of his affairs from 1986 until his death; Remy Charlip, author, choreographer, dancer, and close personal friend of Cage and Lou Harrison; and composer Christian Wolff, who as a 16 year old in 1950 studied with Cage and later became a good friend. The contrast b...
8. radiOM.org - Pacifica Chamber Players A Concert by the Pacifica Chamber Players, (August 15, 1971) [2.330% Popularity: 0.00000]
Pacifica Chamber Players: A Concert by the Pacifica Chamber Players, (August 15, 1971) Listen Item Type: Sound Recording Duration: 53 min Event Type: Music Program Origin: KPFA From a public concert given on August 15, 1971 at the Berkeley Piano Club, the Pacifica Chamber Players perform works by Ingolf Dahl, Leon Kirchner, Igor Stravinsky, and Arthur Honnegger. For this concert the Pacific Chamber Players were, Tom Rose on clarinet, Ronald Erickson on violin, Michael Deatherage on cello, and Rick Nobis on piano. Part 1 of 2: Musical Selections: Concerto a Tre, for clarinet, violin, and cello (1946) (17:40) / Ingolf Dahl -- Trio, for violin, cello, and piano (1954) (14:00) / Leon Kirchner Performers: Pacifica Chamber Players: Tom Rose, clarinet Ronald Erickson, violin Michael Deatherage, cello Ricklen Nobis, piano Genres: 20th Century Classical ; Chamber Music Subject: 20th century classical ; Chamber music ; Trios (Clarinet, violin, cello) ; Piano trios People: Dahl, Ingolf, 1912-1970 ; Kirchner, Leon ; Rose...
9. radiOM.org - Interview with Kurt Masur, 1987 [2.263% Popularity: 0.00000]
Interview with Kurt Masur, 1987 Listen Item Type: Sound Recording Duration: 146 min Event Type: Interview and Music Program Origin: KPFA Charles Amirkhanian interviews Kurt Masur, conductor of the Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra. Joining them in the studio is German affairs commentator Helga Lohr-Bailey, conductor George Cleve, and violinist Jorja Fleezanis. Topics discussed include the origins of the Orchestra, the work of Mendelssohn, the lack of passion among young people that did not live through the turbulent times of the mid 20th century, and the differences between the musical cultures of Eastern Europe and the United States, among others. Part 1 of 2: Musical Selections: 1st Slavonic Dance Op. 46 (1878) / Antonin Dvorak -- Sinfonia No. 1 in C (1821) / Felix Mendelssohn -- Variations on a Theme by Joseph Haydn, Op. 56 (1873) / Johannes Brahms Performers: Kurt Masur, conductor Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra Genres: Classical Music ; Orchestral Music Subject: 19th century classical ; Orchestral music ; Conduc...
10. radiOM.org - Morning Concert John Duffy & Heritage: A Symphonic Suite with Narration [2.263% Popularity: 0.00000]
Morning Concert: John Duffy & Heritage: A Symphonic Suite with Narration Listen Item Type: Sound Recording Duration: 107 min Event Type: Interview Program Origin: KPFA Charles Amirkhanian interviews composer John Duffy, whose television series soundtrack “Heritage: Civilization & The Jews,” has been reworked into a suite for orchestra with narrator. Duffy, the founder of the Meet the Composer organization, which assists groups in bringing composers to meet their audiences, has had a revolutionary impact on the American music scene of the late 20th century. Now Charles Amirkhanian plays turnabout and brings you John Duffy himself, interviewed shortly after his 60th birthday in his Manhattan studio on October 9, 1988. In this wide ranging interview Duffy discusses the role of religion in his life, his early studies with Henry Cowell and Luigi Dallapiccola, and the philosophy behind the Meet the Composer series. (from KPFA Folio) Musical Selections: Heritage: Symphonic Suite with Narration: Part 1, In the Beginn...
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