Playlists

Transfigured Night playlist for 03/17/2012

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Xinyu Guan

The first half of the the programme was dedicated to the works of the Ukrainian composer Lubomyr Melnyk, famous for his "continuous stream" technique involving extremely fast notes and continued sustain.

The theme of the latter half was "Americans in Rome" - we featured the collective Musica Elettronica Viva (MEV), founded 1966 in Rome, as well as other composers working in the American Academy in Rome.

Something Inside of Me playlist for 03/17/2012

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David Beal

A show dedicated to the blues of Charlie Patton.

Hobo's Lullaby playlist for 03/17/2012

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Rachel Meirs

In honor of St. Patrick's Day, a show exploring the way in which Irish musical traditions have influenced and interacted with music in America!

Saturday Night at the Opera playlist for 03/17/2012

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Hannah Rubashkin

Daybreak Express playlist for 03/16/2012

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Dorian Bon

The Early Music Show playlist for 03/16/2012

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Xinyu Guan

We explore the music of the trouvères, the Northern French (Langue d'Oïl) counterpart to the Southern (Langue d'Oc) troubadours. We start with selections from the Remède de Fortune (circa 1340s), composed by the celebrated poet-composer Guillaume de Machaut (c.1300-1377), member of the Ars Nova school, around the time of the Black Death. Then we explore some pastourelles, a sub-genre of trouvère works dealing with stories of courtly love between rural women (often shepherdesses) and knights.

Out to Lunch playlist for 03/16/2012

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Leena Mahan

Afternoon Classical playlist for 03/16/2012

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Victoria Lewis

Bach Hour playlist for 03/16/2012

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Victoria Lewis

Jazz Alternatives playlist for 03/16/2012

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Kevin "(the) Magu...

A special airing of a recorded set from drummer Mike Pride's group, From Bacteria to Boys. Featuring new tunes soon to be released on an upcoming record.