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Tuesday 1 June 2010

7:00 The 1940s

PARTCH: December 1942
John Schneider (gtr/voc)
Bridge 9132

WEBERN: Cantata No 2
Christiane Oelze (sop), Gerald Finley (bass), Berlin Phil/Pierre Boulez
DG 447 765

TIPPETT: Suite for the Birthday of Prince Charles
English Northern Philharmonia/Michael Tippett
Nimbus NI 1759

BARBER: Piano Sonata in Eb Op 26
Michael Houstoun (pno)
RNZ Concert

8:00 Ars Acustica

(3) Three very different composers are each given 17 minutes to create something new. Lise-Lotte NORELIUS's background is as a percussionist in genres from rock to African and blues. Ake PARMERUD is one of Sweden's most appreciated electro-acoustic composers. Daniel SKOGLUND is a sound and installation artist from Göteburg. (Swedish Radio/EBU)

9:00 Fearful Symmetries

A series of eleven documentaries celebrating each decade of the 20th Century and the first decade of the 21st Century. Roger Smith and a selection of New Zealand experts survey musical landmarks and innovative movements in the arts

(5) 1940-1949: The Age of Anxiety (RNZ)


SORABJI: Gulistan (The Rose Garden) - Nocturne for Piano
Michael Habermann (pno)
BMS 427-429

11:00 New Music Dreams

BESSER/FOX: Cathedral Music
From the Friday 13th Unemployment Concert

LA BARBARA: Shaman Song
Joan La Barbara (vox, perc), Polly Tapia Ferber (drums), Erika Duke Kirkpatrick (cello), Kristina Melcher (gender)
New World 80545