Episode 11 Playlist

Olivier Messiaen, Quatuor pour la fin du temps, Gil Shaham (violin), Paul Meyer (clarinet), Jian Wang (cello), and Myung-Whun Chung (piano). Deutsche Grammophon CD ‎– 289 469 052-2.   Pierre Boulez, Piano Sonata No. 1, Boulez: Piano Sonatas Nos. 1-3, Idil Biret. Naxos...

Episode 6 Playlist: Synthetic Sound

Excerpts, Narrated by John Preston The Sounds and Music Of The RCA Electronic Music Synthesizer, RCA Victor Red Seal ‎– LM-1922 Bernard Hermann, Prelude and Outer Space The Day the Earth Stood Still Soundtrack, Twentieth Century Fox Film Scores ‎– 07822 11010 Heitor...

Episode 5 Playlist: Space Explorations

Giovanni Gabrieli, Magnificat a 14, Taverner Choir, London Cornett and Sackbut Ensemble, Andrew Parrott Giovanni: Symphoniae Sacrae II, L’Oiseau-Lyre ‎– 475 9113   Georg Philipp Telemann, Tafelmusik – Tafelmusik Suite In E Major, Rondeau, Musica Antiqua...

Episode 4 Playlist: The Tale of the Tape

Pierre Schaeffer, Cinq Etudes de Bruits The French Avant-Garde in the 20th Century, LTM Recordings ‎– LTMCD 2571   Halim El-Dabh, Wire Recorder Piece An Anthology of Noise and Electronic Music Vol. 4, Sub Rosa ‎– SR250   Otto Luening, Low Speed Pioneers Of Electronic...

Episode 3 Playlist: Listening in the Dark

Gyorgy Ligeti, Requiem, Hessian Radio Orchestra, Bavarian Radio Chorus, Michael Gielen LigetI: Requiem/Aventures/Nouvelles Aventures,  ‎WERGO – WER 60045-50   George Antheil, Ballet Mécanique, Ensemble Modern Fighting the Waves: Music of George Antheil, BMG Classics...

Episode 2 Playlist: Order From Chaos

Arnold Schoenberg, Five Piano Pieces, Op. 23, Walzer, Peter Hill Berg/Schoenberg/Webern: Piano Music, Naxo – 8.553870   Igor Stravinsky, Octet, Orpheus Chamber Orchestra Stravinsky: Shadow Dances, Deutsche Grammophon –  453 458-2   Arnold Schoenberg, Variations for...