Posts tagged ‘John Cage’

April 15, 2015

April 15, 2015

We were reading this article about New Music.

  1. Standardized Music # 1 and # 2 (from the article above)
  2. Martin Schüttlershöner leben 7
  3. Six Organs of Admittance – Wax Chance (from Hexadic)
  4. Daniel Smutney – Symphony; Klaviersonate
  5. David del Tredici – Acrostic Song from Final Alice
  6. Steve Mackey – Indigenous Instruments
  7. The Ghost in the MP3
  8. Happy the Man – Happy the Man
  9. John Cage performs “Water Walk” on “I’ve Got a Secret”
  10. Happy the Man – Crafty Hands
June 25, 2014

June 25, 2014

  1. John Cage – Quietly Flowing Along (String Quartet)
  2. Every National Anthem at Once
  3. David Glowacki – Getting thrown out of the Proms, and Listening to Energy Flow
  4. Frederick Delius – A Song of Summer
  5. Dewanotrons
  6. Record Players with Strings
  7. Bunita Marcus (Morton Feldman’s Favorite Composer) – The Rugmaker; Adam and Eve
  8. Live coding
  9. Progamming on a piano keyboard
  10. Rap biography of JS Bach
  11. James Joyce – Bid Adieu to Girlish Days
  12. Goldbach Sequence
November 27, 2013

November 27, 2013

  1. John Cage – As Slow As Possible
  2. Katherine Norman – Fuga Interna (Xenia Pestova)
  3. Rhys Chatham – Guitar Trio
  4. The Knells – Airlift
  5. Michael Levine – Ads; Hunter’s Moon 4; Concerto for Pedal Steel I; Divination by Mirrors
  6. Nick Storring – Hypnic Jerk
  7. Aaron Einbond – Le cabinet des signes
  8. Vi Hart
  9. David Lang – Stop (Dither Quartet)
May 2, 2012

2 / 5 / 2012

Our guests were Peter Schubert and Fabrice Marandola of McGill University, Viva Voce, and Sixtrum. On May 4, 2012, 7:30 p.m., at
Redpath Hall, McGill University
3461 McTavish Street, Montreal,
celebrated percussion ensemble Sixtrum joins forces with VivaVoce to celebrate the 100th birthday of iconoclastic American composer John Cage. The program features premieres by Chris Paul Harman, Stacey Brown and Brian Cherney, as well as works by Cage and Vivier.

  1. Diana Deutsch – Sometimes Behave So Strangely
  2. Julia Wolfe – Big Beautiful Dark and Scary
  3. Brian Eno – Generative Music (track 2)
  4. Brad Garton – Transplant-wait
  5. Claude Vivier – Pulau Dewata (McGill performers)
  6. John Cage – Four2
  7. Raymond Deane – Samara
  8. Arthur Honegger – Pacific 231 (Bernstein)
  9. Michael Gordon – For Madeline
April 4, 2012

2012 / 4 / 4

This show includes a review of the Music, Mind and Invention Workshop

  1. John Cage – Williams Mix
  2. Krzysztof Penderecki – Fluorescences
  3. Krzysztof Penderecki – Te Deum
  4. Jonny Greenwood – Popcorn Superhet Receiver
  5. Andre Prevost – Scherzo for Strings
  6. Melissa Hui – Solstice
  7. JB Floyd – Tribute
  8. Art Tatum plays Dvorak Humoresque
  9. Jonny Greenwood – Smear
December 15, 2010

2010 / 12 / 15

We went to see the new Raymond Scott documentary by his son Stan Warnow.

  1. Raymond Scott – Bumpy Weather Over Newark
  2. David Mahler – Wagnerian Opera
  3. Per Norgard – Violin Concerto (Helle Nacht) I
  4. John Cage – Party Pieces
  5. Ensemble Zwischentöne – I have nothing to say and I am saying it
  6. Marc Sabat – Erbsen 1, 2, 3
  7. Tiny Tim – All I Want for Christmas; Tiptoe Through the Tulips
  8. Anthony Braxton and Gerry Hemmingway – Invention 8107AM
  9. Amon Tobin – Kitchen Sink
  10. Tod Dockstader – 8 Electronic Pieces
  11. Steven Mackey – See Ya Thursday
  12. Otto Luening – The Bass With the Delicate Air
  13. Raymond Scott – Powerhouse (rehearsal); The Happy Whistler
  14. Gyorgy Ligeti – Violin Concerto: Praeludium, Aria, Hocquetus, Chorale
  15. Emilie something and Andrea Jane Cornell – bruit avant et plans de fond
  16. Tim Brady – Seconds; Liquid
  17. Aram Khachaturian – Adagio from Spartacus

July 28, 2010

2010 / 7 / 28

  1. John Cage – 3 easy pieces
  2. Christian von Borries – Tannhauser in kabul
  3. Big Bunnies from Tarantula
  4. Marjorie Hess- About the Night (Alexander String Quartet)
  5. Bernard Herrmann – Psycho
  6. Iannis Xenakis – Mists
  7. Michael Edwards – Skin
  8. Raymond Scott – Powerhouse (The Philharmonicas)
  9. Charles Dodge – Violin Variations
  10. Edgard Varèse – Ionization (Slonimsky)
  11. Mauricio Kagel – rrrrr
  12. Christian von Borries – Peeping Around Corners (with Diedrich Diedrichsen)
  13. Paul Lansky – Threads (Yale Percussion)