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Program 658: Environmental and Political Music

KALW Broadcast Date: July 2, 2021 | Host: Liam Herb

On this edition of Music from Other Minds, previously unreleased works by Jim Nollman, a wind quintet tone poem by Hanna Lash and honoring the life and work of Frederic Rzewski and John Hassell, both of whom passed away Saturday, June 26, 2021.

Click here to read the liner notes for Music for Swimming and Flying.

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Title: Orca Jazzing, Bubble Symphony, Amazon Headwaters, Calm, Cretaceous Songbook.
Composers: Jim Nollman
Performers: Jim Nollman
Recording Title: Music for Swimming and Flying
Record Label: Other Minds Records
Catalog Number: OM 2033


Titles: Leander and Hero
Composer: Hannah Lash
Performer: The City of Tomorrow Wind Quintet
Recording Title: Blow
Record Label: New Focus Recordings
Catalog Number: fcr294


Title: Coming Together
Composer: Frederic Rzewski
Performer: Bass – Richard Youngstein; Producer – Mike Sahl; Vibraphone – Karl Berger; Piano,; Electric Piano – Frederic Rzewski; Synthesizer – Alvin Curran; Written-by [Text] – Sam Melville; Viola – Joan Kalisch; Trombone – Garrett List; Engineer – Eddie Korvin; Voice [Speaker] – Steve Ben Israel; Saxophone [Alto] – Jon Gibson
Recording Title: Coming Together
Record Label: Opus One
Catalog Number: 20


Titles: Vernal Equinox
Composers: Jon Hassell
Performers: Jon Hassell-trumpet; David Rosenboom-goblet drum, Naná Vasconcelos-congas
Recording Title: Vernal Equinox (1978)
Record Label: Lovely Music
Catalog Number: LML 1021

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