Afternoon New Music playlist for 12/18/2013

Xinyu Guan
Artist Title Album Label Link
Frederic Rzewski Pocket Symphony (2000); Coming Together (1971) Eighth Blackbird Cedille CDR 90000 084
Frederic Rzewski Variations on "No Place to Go but Around" First Recordings (Rzewski, Braxton, Eisler) Finnadar SR 9011
Philip Corner 7 Joyous Flashes; Concerto for Housekeeper; Short Piano Piece IV; Short Piano Piece IX; Short Piano Piece XIII; Flux & Form No. 2 (solo); Flux & Form No. 2 (three versions mixed) 40 Years and One: Philip Corner Plays the Piano XI 125
Lol Coxhill (soprano saxophone), Raymond Boni (guitar), Maurice Horsthuis (viola) Chantenay 80 Chantenay 80 Nato 10
Lol Coxhill, Quatuor des Tilleuls de Cantenus, Mike Addock Albert & Yves; Fizz Harmonique; Frog Dance; Hardly Classic; Insincérité; Huapango Tejana; Suttens Hour; Murio La Cucaracha Café de la Place Nato
Lol Coxhill, Stevie Wishart, Marcio Mattos Les Folies d'Ossette; First Rare Duet; Second Rare Duet; Third Rare Duet Alone and Together Emanem 4034

For the first half of the show, we heard mostly Frederic Rzewski (born 1938), American composer and pianist.For the second half of the show, we listened to the music of Lol Coxhill (1932-2012), a British free improvisation saxophonist.