Venezuelan birdsong and music for microtonal tuba
Max Reinhardt with sounds of many frequencies, including Venezuelan birdsong, music for microtonal tuba, and a debut orchestral piece from New York improviser Ingrid Laubrock.
Max has all the frequencies covered tonight.
Up top, melodies from the Venezuelan jungle, from a reissue of French ornithologist Jean C. Roché’s 1973 collection of birdsong.
We’ve Grace Petrie’s contemporary take on a folk classic, a debut orchestral work from New York improviser Ingrid Laubrock, and a preview of the London Jazz Festival.
And Berlin group Tonaliens prop up the low end of the mix with drone music featuring a microtonal tuba.
Produced by Chris Elcombe for Reduced Listening.