‘Music from now’ featuring many recent releases and occasional interviews with composers and performers. The fare consists of local and overseas compositions of the past sixty years or so, including the innovative and the avant-garde.

 

Tony Thomas


19th January

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  • Isang Yun: East-West Miniature 1. Shota Takahashi oboe, Walter Grimmer vlc.
  • Britten: Three Divertimenti. Maggini Qt.
  • Glass: Saxophone Quartet. Freem Saxophone Quartet.
  • Vasks: The Fruit of Silence. Voces 8. Huw Watkins pno.
  • Martinsson: Concerto for Orchestra. Royal Stockholm PO / Sakari Oramo.
  • Nordeval: Chapel Meditation. Kristin Nordeval sop, Else Bo pno.
  • Kats-Chernin, Elena: Displaced Dances. Stephanie McCallum, pno. Adelaide SO/David Stanhope.

  • 12th January

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  • Kats-Chernin, Elena: Charmer's Apprentice. Elyane Laussade, pno., Stephen Robinson, oboe .
  • Britten, Benjamin: String Quartet No 2 in C. Maggini Qt.
  • Westlake: Penguin Dance. Emma Sholl fte, Jane Rosenson harp, Kees Boersma db.
  • Schultz, Andrew: Respiro/Simple ground. Bernard Lanskey, pno., Timothy Munro, fte.
  • Greenbaum, Stuart: Sonata for Trombone and Piano. Don Immel, tbn., Konrad Olszewski, pno.
  • Yu, Julian: Symphony from the Old World (Dvorak in China). Robert Schubert, cl. String Quartet .
  • Xiao, Kitty: Novum. Nimbus Trio, Luke Carbon bs cl.

  • 5th January

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  • Brophy: Beautiful Birds. Lamorna Nightingalefte/alto fte, Jason Noble bs cl, Claire Edwardes vivraphone.
  • Britten: String Quartet No 1. Maggini Qt.
  • Kats-Chernin, Elena: Zoom and Zip. Adelaide SO/David Stanhope.
  • Murray, Ken: Loop Sonata. Ken Murray gtr.
  • Holley: On a Bright Star. Stan W Kornel vln, Prudence Gibbs pno.
  • Walker, Allan: Homages (Book 1). Michael Kieran Harvey pno.
  • Boyd, Anne: Yuya. Alicia Crossley, rec. Acacia Quartet .

  • 29th December

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  • Collins: Prelude and Fugue for solo piano. Michael Kieran Harvey pno.
  • Alwyn: String Quartet No 13. Tippett Qt.
  • Amalia, Anna, arr Michael Kieran Harvey: Divertimento. Michael Kieran Harvey pno.
  • Edwards, Ross: Oboe Concerto, Bird Spirit Dreaming. Diana Doherty, oboe Melbourne SO/Arvo Volmer.
  • Wells, Jessica: Copenhagen Christmas. Alicia Crossley, rec. Acacia Quartet .
  • Greenbaum, Stuart: Sonata for Trumpet and Piano. Joel Brennan, tpt., Konrad Olszewski, pno.
  • Pertout: Homage to John Antill from Luz Meridional. Michael Kieran Harvey pno.
  • Kats-Chernin, Elena: Prelude and Cube. Jane Sheldon, sop. Australian Brandenburg Orch, Brandenburg Choir/Paul Dyer.
  • Smalley: Music for an Imaginary Ballet. Paul Tanner perc.

  • 22nd December

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  • Rautavaara: Song of My Heart. Tanja Tetzlaff vlc, Gunilla Sussmann pno.
  • Alwyn: Fantasia: Sring Quartet No 12. Tippett Qt.
  • Rosenberg, Susanne: Pust. Allmanna Sangen / Maria Goundorina.
  • Nyman: String Quartet No 2, arr for sax qt. Freem Saxophone Quartet.
  • Schnittke: Hymn II, from Four Hymns. Stockholm Syndrome Ensemble.
  • Surinach: Piano Concerto. Alicia de Larrrocha pno, Royal PO / Rafael Fruhbeck de Burgos.
  • Lindsjo, Clara: The Find. Allmanna Sangen / Maria Goundorina.
  • Martinsson, Rolf: Concerto for Orchestra. Royal Stockholm PO / Sakari Oramo.

  • 15th December

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  • Gorecki, Henryk Mikolaj: Piano Concerto, Op.40. Tamara-Anna Cislowska, pno. Tasmanian SO/Johannes Fritzsch.
  • Alwyn: String Quartet No 11 in B minor. Tippett Qt.
  • Gubaidulina: Meditation on Bach's ''Vor Deinen Thron tret ich hiermit'.Stockholm Syndrome Ensemble, Lawrence Power vla.
  • Ichmouratov: Three Romances. Elvira Nis bakhova vla, Oksana Sushkova harp, Belarusian State CO / Evgeny Bushkov.
  • Zimmermann: Konfigurationen. Eduardo Fernandez pno.
  • Lindberg, Christian: Peking Twilight. Odense SO / Christian Lindberg.
  • Saariaho: Spins and Spells. Wilhelmina Smith vlc.
  • Teodorecu-Ciocanea, Livia: Sonatina buff: Homage to Charlie Chaplin. Tamara Smolyar, Livia Teodorescu-Ciocanea pnos.

  • 8th December

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  • Holt: St Vitus in the Kettle. Halle / Nicholas Collon.
  • Alwyn: String Quartet No 10 (En Voyage). Tippett Qt.
  • Turnage: Grazioso!. Chamber Domaine / Thomas Kemp.
  • Dove: Gaia Theory. BBC SO / Josep Pons.
  • Watkins: Five Larkin Songs. Carolyn Sampson sop, Joseph Middleton pno.
  • Hayden: Relative Autonomy. Ensemble Musikfabrik / Stefan Asbury.
  • Wallen: Cello Concerto. Matthew Sharp vlc, Orchestra X / Nicholas Kok.

  • 1st December

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  • Harris, Truman: Sonata for Two Bassoons and Piano. Sue Heineman, Steven Wilson bsns. Audrey Andrist pno.
  • Glass: Les Enfants Terribles: 3 Scenes (arr Feico Deutekom). Feico Deutekom pno.
  • Arnold: Phantasy for String Quartet. Maggini Qt.
  • Moore, Kate: Ridgeway. Bang on a Can All-Stars.
  • Kernis: Flute Concerto. Marina Piccinini fte. Peabody SO / Leonard Slatkin.
  • Wolfe: Reeling. Bang on a Can All-Stars.
  • Ives: 3 Places in New England. Saint Louis SO / Leonard Slatkin.

  • 24th November

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  • Moore, Kate: Blackbird Song. Lamoma Nightingale alto fte, Jason Noble bs cl, Claire Edwardes vibraphone.
  • Dean, Brett: Voices of Angels. Stockholm Syndrome Ensemble.
  • Traditional, arr Ken Murray: Waltzing Matilda; Moreton Bay. Ken Murray gtr.
  • Harvey: Piano Sonata No 5, Greta. Michael Kieran Harvey pno.
  • TAYLOR, Hollis & ROSE, Jon: Owen Springs Reserve, 2014. Claire Edwardes vibraphone & field recording.
  • Alwyn: String Quartet No 3. Maggini Qt.