*Denotes something from my collection
Medieval Improvisations for a Postmodern Age|
|*Peter Knight||"Low Tide"||An Ancient Cause|
|Thomas Beekmann/Johannes Cernota||"Crossing the Dance Floor"||Oh!
That Cello!: Music of Charlie Chaplin|
|*Annbjørg Lien||"The Hildale Man"||Felefeber|
>Live performance by Troka<
Troka is from Kaustinen, Finland, a village of only a few thousand
people, many of whom are fiddle players. They just finished a mini-tour
which included an appearance on "A Prairie Home Companion". The
members of Troka are Matti Makela (fiddle), Ville Ojanen (violin, viola,
mandolin), Minna Louma (accordion), Timo Alakotila (harmoinum), and Timo
Myllykangas (double bass). Bandmates Makela and Alakotila also play in another
wonderful Finnish group, J.P.P.
"Lellupuo-Iikoon Frioomarssi (Iikko's Courtship March)"
"Nummer Nights' Twist" (new)
"Aamu Seksmanninkankaala (Morning in Seksman's Meadow) "
(a Swedish tune/unknown title)
"Sekvenssipolka (Sequence Polka)"
For information on Troka's self-titled CD and other Scandinavian releses,
Digelius Music or their label's website,
If you want to send the band a note, send
it by way of their manager, Phillip Page.
Forrester & People Like Us||"Look to You"||People Like
Us in Heaven|
>Live performance by The Patrick Grant Group<
Composer/keyboardist Patrick Grant is a regular performer with
Gamelon Son of Lion, and has written for chamber ensembles and choreographers.
Grant performed a new keyboard-based piece, "Under The Influence"
which is written in non-tempered, pure C major tuning (otherwise known as
"just intonation", sounding microtonal in nature). The group also
included Paul DaSilva (keyboards) and David Simons (percussion).
Grant recently relesed an album of chamber works, entitled "Silent
Treatment" which is available for $15. by writing 1173A 2nd Avenue,
Suite 322, New York, NY, 10021. For more information, send
Patrick Grant an email.
|*Thumb of the Maid||"Forever is Already
There"||Thumb of the Maid|
|*Beekeeper||"Winding Down||Anywhere Will Do|
|*The Cucumbers||"Into"||Total Vegetility|
|*Timothy Hill||"Center of the Storm"||This Bright
Goodbyes"||Kick Me Hard-- The Deluxe Edition|
|*Mark Gloster & Big Rubber Shark||"Severe Tire Damage"||Monday's
|*Mark Humble||"One More Kiss, Goodbye"||Guilty Pleasure
|*Cheeky Monkey (W/Michael Shelley)||"That Kind of Girl"||Four
Arms to Hold You|
|*The Gwens||"Dancin' Till Daybreak"||demo cassette|
Flyer||"Hello Blue"||Blue Harvest|
|The Bevis Frond||"Her Father's Daughter"||North Circular|
|Jeff Buckley||"Vancouver"||Sketches for My Sweetheart,
The Drunk |
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