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Program 637: A Conversation with Henry Birdsey

KALW Broadcast Date: January 29, 2021 | Host: Liam Herb

On this Music from Other Minds, Liam Herb talks with composer Henry Birdsey about his upcoming Other Minds Release Half-Dragged, a four movement work for just-intonation lap steel. Also on the program, works by Tongue Depressor, Anna von Hasswolff, Rully Shabara, Hildegard Westerkamp, and more.

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Title: Smoke em if you Got Em
Composer: Tongue Depressor
Performers: Henry Birdsey, bells; Zach Rowden, microtonal organ
Recording Title: Smoke em if you Got Em
Record Label: n/a
Catalog Number: n/a


Title: Half-Dragged parts 3 and 4
Composer: Henry Birdsey
Performer: Henry Birdsey
Recording Title: Half Dragged
Record Label: Other Minds Records
Catalog Number: OM 2027


Title: For Velma Parker
Composers: Tongue Depressor
Performer: Henry Birdsey and Zach Rowden, violin
Recording Title: Fiddle Music vol. 6
Record Label: n/a
Catalog Number: n/a


Title: All thoughts fly, Persephone
Composer: Anna von Hausswolff
Performer: Anna von Hausswolff
Recording Title:All thoughts fly
Record Label: Southern Lord records
Catalogue Number: n/a


Title: Attending to Sacred matters
Composer: Hildegard Westerkamp
Performer: n/a
Recording Title: Into India
Record Label: earsay music
Catalogue Number: n/a


Titles: Faring, Trakea, Laring
Composer: Rully Shabara
Performer: Rully Shabara
Recording Title: Haruf Mati
Record Label: n/a
Catalogue Number:n/a

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