Polyphonic Perversity 8/5/2018

12–2pm on WXDU | playlist

It’s always a good day when you can bliss out to the looping lines of a new album by the Necks.

Composer—Piece—Album (Label, Year: Performers)

Erroll Garner—Night and Day—Nightconcert (Mack Avenue/Octave Music, 1964: Erroll Garner, piano; Eddie Calhoun, bass; Kelly Martin, drums)
Willam Parker—For Julius Eastman—Voices Fall from the Sky (AUM Fidelity 1990?: Lisa Sokolov, voice; Yuko Fujiyama, piano)
The Necks—Body—Body (Northern Spy, 2018: Chris Abrahams, piano/keyboards; Tony Buck, drums, percussion, guitar; Lloyd Swanton, bass)
Henry Threadgill—Game Is Up—Double Up, Plays Double Up Plus (Pi, 2018)
Zkrabuj et Chou et Pâté—Zkrabuj—Live in North Carolina (Out and Gone Music 2018: Laurent Estoppey, saxophones; Luc Muller, drumset; Vattel Cherry, bass)
Robbie Lee & Mary Halvorson—Seven of Strong—Seed Traingular (New Amsterdam, 2018: Robbie Lee, chalumeau; Mary Halvorson, 18-string Knutsen harp guitar)
Norbert Rodenkirchen/Robbie Lee/James Ilgenfritz—Triage—Opalescence (Telegraph Harp, 2018)