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Tuesday - Verity Sharp

1 hour, 30 minutes
First broadcast:
Tuesday 15 January 2013

Joby Burgess and Powerplant resurrect an early percussion experiment by Conlon Nancarrow, Alessio Bax plays Brahms and Ensemble Kapsberger play the 18th century dance music of Santiago de Murcia. Plus music by Dublin based composer and saxophonist Seán Mac Erlaine, and Giacinto Scelsi is remembered in Peter Michael Hamel's Of the Sound of Life, played by Roger Woodward. With Verity Sharp.

Music Played

18 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
  • Image for The Dardanelles

    The Dardanelles Benoit / Trad: Long Point Reel – Noel's Din – McBen

    The Eastern Light, www.thedardanelles.com

  • Image for Martin Carthy

    Martin Carthy Trad. arr. Carthy: The Dominion of the Sword

    The Essential Martin Carthy, Topic Records TSCD0770D

  • Image for The Bad Plus

    The Bad Plus Anderson: Seven Minute Mind

    Made Possible, Universal 0602537119462

  • Image for Alessio Bax (piano)

    Alessio Bax (piano) Brahms: Ballade in D, Op. 10 No. 1

    Alessio Bax Plays Brahms, Signum Classics LC15723

  • Image for Alexander Berne and the Abandoned Orchestra

    Alexander Berne and the Abandoned Orchestra Berne: XII (An Unnamed Diary of Places I Went Alone)

    Self Referentials Volume 1 & 2, Innova 828

  • Image for São Paris

    São Paris Maura / Ferrière: Samba de injustiça

    French Essentials, Bureau Export Promo

  • Image for Teresa Cristina

    Teresa Cristina Da Viola: Coisas Banais

    Rough Guide to Samba, World Music Network RGNET1289

  • Image for Powerplant

    Powerplant Nancarrow arr. Murcott: Piece for Tape (for Percussion)

    24 Lies Per Second, Signum Classics SIGCD313

  • Image for Nada Mamula

    Nada Mamula Mamula: Mujo kuje konja po mjesecu

    Antologija Bosanskog Sevdaha, Croatia Records CD5998570

  • Image for Seán MacErlaine

    Seán MacErlaine MacErlaine: Clayography III

    Long After the Music Is Gone, Sean MacErlaine er8

  • Image for Thomas Buckner / Noah Creshevsky

    Thomas Buckner / Noah Creshevsky Creshevsky: Jubilate

    Hyperrealism, Mutable Music 175162

  • Image for Chris Wood

    Chris Wood John Barleycorn

    The Lark Descending, RUF Records RUFCD10

  • Image for Tim Edey

    Tim Edey Richard's Minuet

    The Best of Tim Edey, Gnatbite Records

  • Image for Ensemble Kapsberger

    Ensemble Kapsberger Murcia: Tarantella I & II

    Santiago de Murcia, Astrée E8661

  • Image for Canzoniere Grecanico Salentino

    Canzoniere Grecanico Salentino Durante: Nu Te Fermare

    fRoots Promo 41 - Puglia, fRoots 041

  • Image for Roger Woodward

    Roger Woodward Hamel: In Memoriam Giancinto Scelsi

    Of the Sound of Life, Celestial Harmonies 132562

  • Image for MooV

    MooV Riley/Nygård: I Dream Beside You

    Here, Squeaky Kate Music

  • Image for Heledd Francis-Wright

    Heledd Francis-Wright Davies: Nocturne

    Hywll Davies, Prima Facie PFCD016


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