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Program 180: Blitzstein, Pärt, and Ives

KALW Broadcast Date: January 10, 2020 | Host: Richard Friedman

On this Music From Other Minds, Richard Friedman plays works by Marc Blitzstein, Arvo Pärt, and Charles Ives.

This program is a rebroadcast from May 8, 2009.

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Title: Scherzo “Bourgeois at Play” (1930), Piano Sonata (1927), Piano Percussion Music (1929)
Composer: Marc Blitzstein
Performers: Sarah Cahill, Piano
Recording Title: Marc Blitzstein: First Life
Record Label: Other Minds Records
Catalog Number: OM 1017-2


Title: In Principio (2003)
Composer: Arvo Pärt
Performers: Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir, Estonian National Symphony Orchestra, Tallinn Chamber Orchestra, Tõnu Kaljuste conductor
Recording Title: Arvo Pärt: In Principio
Record Label: ECM Records
Catalog Number: ECM New 2050


Title: The Sea of Sleep (1903), Like a Sick Eagle (1920), Watchman (1913), Feldeinsamkeit (1898), Romanzo (di Central Park) (1911)
Composer: Charles Ives
Performers: Susan Narucki, soprano; Donald Berman, piano
Recording Title: The Light That Is Felt – Songs of Charles Ives
Record Label: New World Records
Catalog Number: New World 80680

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