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SPRING EMERGES from the cold grip of winter, slow and subtle at first, then unpredictable. The weather changes daily, the light grows stronger, the trees bud and blossom, and the natural world awakes, while melting water begins its long journey back to the sea. Humans move with more energy, and Ambient composers create images of flow. On this transmission of Hearts of Space, Ambient electronica for the season, on a program called FLOWING INTO SPRING 3. Music is by HAMMOCK, STRATOSPHERE, CHANDANAM, ANOTHER FINE DAY, MIRRORING, ELUVIUM, TIME BEING, ALIO DIE & SYLVI ALLI, and WILLAMETTE. [ view playlist ] [ view Flickr image gallery ] [ play 30 second MP3 promo ] Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at hearts of space | news
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WELL, SPACEFAN, this time it's a fresh collection of psycho-acoustic experiments from Norway, Switzerland, England, California, Ohio, Vermont, and not least: mighty little Rhode Island. The textures are mostly electronic, but acoustic sounds still play a big role. In many cases, you really can't say what the sound is...and that's the point. We're living in an inter-national, supra-cultural, technically-enhanced music matrix, and the results are diverse beyond imagination. Genre names don't last long in this creative environment. A few years ago, we'd have called this show electronica or ambient, but today some of the artists would object if we did. On this transmission of Hearts of Space, we'll look for a congenial harbor amongst the creative flux. Let's just call it ARGUABLY POST-AMBIENT. Music is by ROBIN GUTHRIE & HAROLD BUDD, TIM STORY, GREEN ISAC, TRISTAN FELDBAUER, AURAH, KIT WATKINS, and DAN BARRIO. [ view playlist ] [ view Flickr image gallery ] [ play 30 second MP3 promo ] Continue reading
Posted Apr 22, 2016 at hearts of space | news
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THE EXOTIC TWANG OF THE SITAR—an Indian string instrument derived from a much older Hindustani instrument called the veena. Influenced by the Persian lute called the setar, 
it was modified and renamed in the 16th century by musicians in the Mughal court. 
By the 18th century the sitar had become a mainstay of Indian classical music. Introduced to the west in the 1950s by RAVI SHANKAR and others, and briefly popularized by the BEATLES in the 1960s, in the 1970s the sitar encountered something completely new: the electronic synthesizer. Electronic instruments and studio techniques opened up and modernized the sound of Indian music; while Indian classical music inspired western musicians to try a completely different system of musical creation, based on drones, microtonal scales, and improvisation on pre-composed melodic ragas and rhythmic talas. It's hard to say whether the Western or Indian system dominated the encounter; today we enjoy a healthy cross-fertilization of digital technology with Indian musical instruments and traditions. On this transmission of Hearts of Space, another report from the intersection of Indian music and electronics, on a program called INDO-TRONICA 2. Music is by AL GROMER KHAN solo and with KAI TASCHNER, MANISH VYAS, and BENJY WERTHEIMER. [ view playlist ] [ view Flickr image gallery ] [ play 30 second MP3 promo ] Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2016 at hearts of space | news
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THE ARRIVAL OF SPRING is, as they say about the future, "unequally distributed." While our friends in the northern states are enduring a last round of snow, the seasonal transition has been underway here in California for over two months. Whatever your weather, after the grey skies and dark drones of winter, we're due for some spring spacemusic: light, airy, energetic, ready to venture out and enjoy the world around us. On this transmission of Hearts of Space, an hour of sparkling Ambient electronics for spring,on a program called VERNAL TRANSIT. Music is by ASCENDENT, CONNECT.OHM, STATE AZUR, RAY SAMMARTANO, CHRONOTOPE PROJECT, and ISHQ. [ view playlist ] [ view Flickr image gallery ] [ play 30 second MP3 promo ] Continue reading
Posted Apr 8, 2016 at hearts of space | news
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AHHH, THE ADVENT OF SPING. It arrives in fits and starts...a few warm days punctuated by brisk winds and unpredictable storms. In March, we pass the spring equinox and have a bright new season. The trees bud and blossom, and the natural world stirs and awakes. After the constriction and enclosure of winter, it's a time to stretch, breathe deep, and expand. The Ambient soundscapes of the season are brighter, bolder, larger, with a sense of possibility, even hope. The long winter is past, the joy of spring and the blissful days of summer are at hand. On this transmission of Hearts of Space, a journey in the vernal soundscape, on a program called EXPANSION. Music is by DAVID HELPLING & JON JENKINS, PATRICK O'HEARN, JOHN LYELL, ALPHA WAVE MOVEMENT, PHILLIP WILKERSON, HAR, and HAROLD BUDD. [ view playlist ] [ view Flickr image gallery ] [ play 30 second MP3 promo ] Continue reading
Posted Apr 1, 2016 at hearts of space | news
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THIS WEEK Christians around the world observe the Easter holiday, remembering the epic story of the crucifixion and resurrection of Christ. The powerful themes of death and rebirth, and the related celebrations of Holy Week, give the event a depth and majesty that mark it as the most important Christian festival of the year. As you'd expect, Easter has inspired some of the most sublime and exalted music of the Christian tradition. On this transmission of Hearts of Space from guest producer ELLEN HOLMES, choral and instrumental classics from across nine centuries of Christian sacred music, on a program called: AN EASTER CELEBRATION. Music is by WILLIAM BYRD, HILDEGARD VON BINGEN, RIHARDS DUBRA, PATRICK HAWES, GABRIEL FAURE, OLA GJEILO, MANUEL CARDOSO, ANTOINE BRUMEL, JOHN JENKINS, HEINRICH SCHUTZ, J.S. BACH, LISA GERRARD & PATRICK CASSIDY, ARVO PART, and EDWARD ELGAR. [ view playlist ] [ view Flickr image gallery ] [ play 30 second MP3 promo ] Continue reading
Posted Mar 25, 2016 at hearts of space | news
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IF THERE'S A PART OF EVERYDAY LIFE THAT ALMOST EVERYONE HATES, it's waiting. It's a shame, because waiting is unavoidable, like death and taxes — and just about as popular. Waiting in line...is barely tolerated. God help the person who tries to cut in. Waiting while driving is even worse, breeding dangerous, irrational behavior. We have a name for that: road rage. Waiting causes impatience, anger, and stress. We have drugs for that. We have special rooms for waiting. They're rarely happy places. In short, waiting is almost always considered a waste of time. A bad thing. But it doesn't have to be that way. If you have a smart phone, you've already discovered the joys of "continuous episodic computing." It makes waiting productive. Just please...not while you're driving. With a change in attitude, waiting becomes an opportunity for exploration, a time for discovery. A time to read, play, watch or listen, connect with friends, write. Or simply a quiet space to catch up with yourself. A good thing. On this transmission of Hearts of Space, an hour of ambient electronics for exploration and discovery, on a program called (wait for it)........WAITING. Music is by BRIAN ENO, STEVE ROACH, CLIVE WRIGHT, and CHUCK VAN ZYL. [ view playlist ] [ view Flickr image gallery ] [ play 30 second MP3 promo ] Continue reading
Posted Mar 18, 2016 at hearts of space | news
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ONCE AGAIN IT'S MID-MARCH and time to celebrate the patron saint of Ireland, Saint Patrick. And it's the perfect reason for us to return to the gorgeous melodies and flawless musicianship of traditional Celtic music, with a focus on the slow airs, deep laments, and poignant ballads. On this transmission of Hearts of Space from our longtime guest producer ELLEN HOLMES, a program called GAELIC BLESSING. Music is by ALASDAIR FRASER & PAUL MACHLIS, AINE MINOGUE, LIZ MADDEN, ANUNA, ENSEMBLE GALILEI, MATTHEW BARLEY, KAREN MATHESON, SECRET GARDEN, MYCHAEL DANNA, ALTAN, IONA, and DAVID TOLK. [ view playlist ] [ view Flickr image gallery ] [ play 30 second MP3 promo ] Continue reading
Posted Mar 11, 2016 at hearts of space | news
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IF THERE'S ONE THING that Ambient electronic music excels at creating, it's the experience of floating in space. And when that space is high, light, and airy, we call it "atmospheric." Atmospheres have qualities — elevation, temperature, brightness, color, density: low to high, cold to warm, dark to light, and a wide range of tones. When we immerse ourselves in sonic atmospheres, our normal sense of time seems to disappear: suspended in space, we lose track of time. Einstein probably had a special theory about that. On this transmission of HEARTS of SPACE, an airy, immersive electronic journey, on a program called ATMOSPHERIC. Music is by KIT WATKINS, JACK HERTZ, CRAIG PADILLA, ROBERT SCOTT THOMPSON, ALPHA WAVE MOVEMENT, and DARSHAN AMBIENT. [ view playlist ] [ view Flickr image gallery ] [ play 30 second MP3 promo ] Continue reading
Posted Mar 4, 2016 at hearts of space | news
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THE AMERICAN COMPOSER JOHN CAGE built an artistic legacy that's still influential more than two decades after his death in 1992. Cage took great delight in subverting the aesthetic orthodoxies of his day and liberating himself and fellow artists to break rules and create something entirely new — the very definition of avant-garde art. ​If you've been listening to Hearts of Space for awhile, you've probably noticed that the music we bring you spans a wide range of cultural time and place, and seems to come from very different concerns: a contemplative music, as BRIAN ENO famously put it in his Ambient Manifesto of 1978, "that creates calm and a space to think." ​Yet like the so-called "Venn diagram" that visually reveals the common area where seemingly different entities overlap, avant-garde and post-classical "New Music" have long had a taste for ambient sound, and many avant-garde composers were deeply influenced by Cage and his unorthodox techniques of creating music, including his famous piece consisting of 4:33 of silence — perhaps the ultimate statement of ambient space. ​On this transmission of HEARTS of SPACE, we explore the place where avant-garde and Ambient music overlap, on a program called IN A LANDSCAPE. Music is by JOHN CAGE, MORTON FELDMAN, THE DEEP LISTENING BAND, and DANIEL LENTZ. [ view playlist ] [ view Flickr image gallery ] [ play 30 second MP3 promo ] Continue reading
Posted Feb 26, 2016 at hearts of space | news
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AMONG THE MYTHS WE'VE INHERITED from the ancient Greeks, there's one about a "land beyond the north wind," a kind of arctic paradise where the sun always shines and people live for a thousand years. Since the north wind was named borea, and the Greeks weren't sure where this magical land actually was, they simply called it hyper-borea: beyond...the north wind. In the two and a half millennia since those mythy days of Greece, the term has not been forgotten: it's been used in literature by Nietzsche, James Joyce, Robert Howard, Stephen King, and H.P. Lovecraft; in films, comics and video games; by TANGERINE DREAM as an album title, BIOSPHERE as a piece title, and as the name of a Finnish folk group, and not least, a Bulgarian 'death metal' rock band. On this transmission of Hearts of Space, we'll be a bit more restrained, on a journey beyond the north wind called HYPERBOREA. Music is by ERIK WOLLO, FOREST FANG & CARL WEINGARTEN, BRANNAN LANE, TUU, OOPHOI, AIDAN BAKER, and WENDY CARLOS. [ view playlist ] [ view Flickr image gallery ] [ play 30 second MP3 promo ] Continue reading
Posted Feb 19, 2016 at hearts of space | news
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This week we shine some light into the depths of winter with the celebration of Valentine's Day. The legend of Saint Valentine goes back to an early Christian martyr in 3rd century Rome. We can thank Chaucer for the connection to romantic love in the 14th century, and the Hallmark Corporation for turning it into a yearly holiday with cards and gifts. The tradition offers a natural connection to quiet musical dialogues that express the sensitive connection between lovers. On this transmission of Hearts of Space, Ambient chamber music and duets for the season... on a program called INTIMACY. Music is by JAMIE SIEBER, BOB KINDLER, RAPHAEL, PETER KATER & TINA GUO, JOSEFINE & TRINA OPSAHL, DAVID DARLING, and MONICA ROBELOTTO. [ view playlist ] [ view Flickr image gallery ] [ play 30 second MP3 promo ] Continue reading
Posted Feb 13, 2016 at hearts of space | news
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THE SINGULAR ENGLISH POP STAR DAVID BOWIE died in the early days of 2016. His 50-year career at the frontiers of popular music drew thousands of heartfelt tributes from around the world. Loved for his fearless creativity as much as his elegance and personal style, Bowie inspired generations of other musicians (and fans) to follow their muse, get outside the box, and dance on it. One of the lesser-known chapters of the Bowie story happened in 1977, when he moved to Berlin and began collaborating with another brilliant Englishman — music producer, godfather and name-giver of modern Ambient music, BRIAN ENO. The so-called "Berlin trilogy" of albums: LOW, HEROES, and LODGER were the result. Like everything else Bowie did, they bear his unique creative stamp: innovative, provocative and, for the time, appropriately dark, while still accessible to his fans. On this transmission of Hearts of Space from guest producer, HOS production manager and Bowie super fan JOSEPH JACOBS, we revisit this special chapter in the Bowie story, on a program called MOSS GARDEN: A DAVID BOWIE AMBIENT RETROSPECTIVE. [ view playlist ] [ view Flickr image gallery ] [ play 30 second MP3 promo ] Continue reading
Posted Feb 5, 2016 at hearts of space | news
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IF THERE'S ONE QUALITY THAT APPLIES TO EVERY VARIETY OF JAZZ, it's great musicianship. These cats can really play, and sometimes they get so into it that virtuosity becomes the subject of the music. But there's another tradition in jazz, famously exemplified by MILES DAVIS' classic Kind of Blue. Lyrical. Quiet. Subtle. Spacious. It's not about how many notes you play: it's about how beautifully you play them. As one musician says, it's about "loving every note." On this transmission of Hearts of Space, we explore a quietly intense world of melody, space and feeling, on a Nordic spacejazz journey called RESTRAINT. Norwegian pianist TORD GUSTAVSEN is featured, plus PIERRE FAVRE, RUSSEL WALDER, MARK ISHAM & ART LANDE, MARJORIE DE MUYNCK, and the ALEX CLINE ENSEMBLE. [ view playlist ] [ view Flickr image gallery ] [ play 30 second MP3 promo ] Continue reading
Posted Jan 29, 2016 at hearts of space | news
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THERE'S NOTHING QUITE LIKE THE STILLNESS of a frigid winter night. Sensible humans retreat to their heated homes and warm beds, while the normal hyperactivity of the natural world is reduced to almost nothing by cold and dark. Even busy nocturnal creatures and insects take some time off, while flowing water turns to silent ice. It's an environment that finds expression in a rarified genre of electronic music, which runs the gamut from cool, to chilled, to frozen. On this transmission of Hearts of Space, Ambient electronic music for quiet winter nights, on a program called NORTHSCAPES. Music is by SOUNDS & SILENCE, SIMON LOMAX, CONNECT.OHM, MEG BOWLES, STEVE ROACH, MARK BANNING, JAJA, and BLISS. [ view playlist ] [ view Flickr image gallery ] [ play 30 second MP3 promo ] Continue reading
Posted Jan 22, 2016 at hearts of space | news
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THIS WEEK WE MARK OUR 1100TH PROGRAM and 33rd year of national broadcasting with another of our centennial specials. This time we're going to depart from our normal wordless all-instrumental format and bring you a special collection of epic and contemplative electro-Ambient songs from the ethereal world of "Dream Pop." I know, this violates one of the prime directives of Ambient music programming, because song lyrics in a language you understand engage your cognitive mind and force your brain to listen differently from the diffuse, spatially aware way you listen to Ambient music. It's a shame, because some of the world's most talented and successful artists, producers and engineers put their hearts and souls and Ambient sensibilities into these often awesome recordings. Even typical verse/chorus songs can deliver stirring sound images and passionate performances, while other artists create songs that march through vast virtual spaces, build monumental chorales inherited from the classical repertoire, or create the intimate contemplative spaces we love in non-vocal forms of Ambient music. Sure, sometimes the subject matter is mundane, but there's an emotional reason that popular songs rule the charts and move millions. If you ignore what pop song artists are doing with Ambient sounds, you're going to miss some transcendent music. So on this centennial show, why not see what some of our pop song creators have been up to? On this transmission of Hearts of Space, a journey in the halls of Dream Pop, on a program called SPACE SONGS. Music is by PORTER ROBINSON, BJORK, MS MR, BIRDY, BLISS, RADIOHEAD, KODA/STRAY THEORIES, CONJURE ONE, CREEP + LOU RHODES, BECK, BARCELONA, MELODY GARDOT, and TRACEY CHATTAWAY. [ view playlist ] [ view Flickr image gallery ] [ play 30 second MP3 promo ] Continue reading
Posted Jan 16, 2016 at hearts of space | news
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WINTER BRINGS CRYSTALLINE BELLS and metallic tones reverberating in chilled electronic soundscapes. In the far north, the long night sky fills with the hypnotic lights of the auroras, while infinite stars sparkle in the frigid air. Warm harmonies and fire in the hearth bring a sense of peace in an uncertain world. On this transmission of Hearts of Space we set a course on the north star, with a wintry journey to the electronic north, on a program called POLARIS. [ view playlist ] [ view Flickr image gallery ] [ play 30 second MP3 promo ] Continue reading
Posted Jan 8, 2016 at hearts of space | news
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THE STORY OF THE RESONANT PERCUSSION FAMILY is as unusual as it is old. The metallophones — bells, bowls, gongs and cymbals — have been used as ceremonial instruments by the world's religions for centuries, especially in the mountain Buddhist cultures of China and Tibet, and the Christian monasteries of Europe. They make sounds that exist at the borders of the physical and the spiritual: ethereal and psychoactive, calming and stimulating, all at once. Bells sound particularly right in the cold, clear winter air. The crystalline structures of ice and snow seem to echo the crystalline metals of the instruments. The pure overtones of bells and bowls are the essence of clarity, while the rich harmonic sound fields of gongs and cymbals are like gray winter clouds and fog. On this transmission of Hearts of Space, a winter journey for contemplative percussion, on a program called MYSTIC METALS. Music is by HIMALAYAN VOICES, PARADISO & RASAMAYI, KARMA MOFFETT, STEVE BRAND, HAROLD BUDD, RICHARD RUDIS, BRIAN ENO, and DEUTER. [ view playlist ] [ view Flickr image gallery ] [ play 30 second MP3 promo ] Continue reading
Posted Jan 1, 2016 at hearts of space | news
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HERE IN THE EARLY DAYS OF CHANGING CLIMATE, our concept of winter may need some adjustment. While we're enjoying t-shirt weather in California, south Texas and Florida, other parts of the U.S. are getting hammered by record rain, sleet, and snow. It's a disruptive challenge for the entire country, and we may be dealing with a lot more of it in years to come. OK, that's the hard news, but one of the good things about winter storms are the visual and sculptural effects of frozen water — ice crystals on windows, icicles on trees and buildings, and blankets of snow airbrushed on the landscape that transform our world into something magical. Among the most magical of winter's artistic delights are ice castles. Whether naturally occurring where moving water meets freezing cold, or artistically created — ice castles are a yearly attraction in many cold weather climates. On this transmission of Hearts of Space, we search for the sound of frozen water, on a program called ICE CASTLES. Music is by KIRSTY HAWKSHAW, ANDREW LAHIFF, BRIAN ENO, MAITREYA, BETWEEN INTERVAL, MICHAEL KASTRUP, and JUSTIN VANDENBERG. [ view playlist ] [ view Flickr image gallery ] [ play 30 second MP3 promo ] Continue reading
Posted Dec 27, 2015 at hearts of space | news
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DECEMBER 2015 IS THE 30th ANNIVERSARY of the first Hearts of Space program created by our guest producer for western classical and sacred spacemusic, ELLEN HOLMES — a labor of love, dedication and stamina that continues to bring us experiences of sublime beauty and depth. Thank you, Ellen. We are all in your debt. On this winter holiday transmission of Hearts of Space, Ellen brings together sacred choral and instrumental sounds of love, caring and compassion, on a program called CARITAS. The Latin word translates as charity and is considered the highest of Christian virtues: the divine love of God, as well as the love of one's neighbor and oneself. The program includes Anonymous early sacred chants; Baroque and Classical choral gems by MARC-ANTOINE CHARPENTIER, WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART, CHARLES GOUNOD, and FRANZ SCHUBERT, and sacred choral and classical instrumentals by contemporary composers JOHN TAVENER, IVER KLEIVE, GEOFFREY BURGON, JOHN RUTTER and PATRICK HAWES. Holiday sounds of love, caring and compassion: CARITAS...on this transmission...of Hearts of Space. [ view playlist ] [ view Flickr image gallery ] [ play 30 second MP3 promo ] Continue reading
Posted Dec 18, 2015 at hearts of space | news
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1983 WAS THE FIRST YEAR of the nationally syndicated Hearts of Space program. That same year an artist named BILL DESMOND released an ambitious cassette album (remember cassettes?) called TRAPEZOID STRINGWAY TO LIGHT. It featured the wire-strung sounds of the dulcimer, the hammered dulcimer and the psaltery, along with early electronic keyboards and supporting acoustic instruments. Unfortunately that was the last we heard from Bill Desmond, but a few years later we borrowed most of his title for a program of warm and sparkling winter music for wire-strung instruments called STRINGWAY TO LIGHT. On this transmission of Hearts of Space, we return to the beguiling sounds of the Celtic harp, hammered dulcimer and harp-guitar, on a program called STRINGWAY TO LIGHT 2. Music is by JOHN DOAN, DAVID MICHAEL, ARYEH FRANKFURTER & LISA LYNNE, PAUL BAKER, HAROLD BUDD, AINE MINOGUE, and DAVID LINDSAY. [ view playlist ] [ view Flickr image gallery ] [ play 30 second MP3 promo ] Continue reading
Posted Dec 12, 2015 at hearts of space | news
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The end of the euphemistically named "daylight saving time" each fall is generally greeted with a chorus of depression. Not only is it clearly the final nail in summer's coffin, it's an all too blatant reminder of the long winter ahead. Our Celtic ancestors gathered around bonfires at this time of year to chase away the gloom and recall the Pagan and pre-Christian festivals of the sun — then looked forward to the year-end solstice and religious holidays and the festive celebration of light itself. On this transmission of Hearts of Space, ambient chamber music for the transition to the season of light, on an early winter program called AFTERGLOOM DELIGHT. Music is by KEVIN KELLER, A WINGED VICTORY FOR THE SULLEN, HELEN JANE LONG, YUTA TAGASHIMA, and BRUNO SANFILIPPO. [ view playlist ] [ view Flickr image gallery ] [ play 30 second MP3 promo ] Continue reading
Posted Dec 4, 2015 at hearts of space | news
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EMERGING OUT OF THE DARK DAYS OF AUTUMN, we begin the transition to the year's end holidays. The music takes a brighter, more active turn as we immerse ourselves in sparkling electronic soundworlds, and subtle, yet seductive melodies. Ambient artists turn raw waveforms into virtual environments, a kind of sonic alchemy. On this transmission of Hearts of Space, an early winter journey in virtual electronic space, on a program called AMBIENT ALCHEMY. Music is by TRENTEMOLLER, CONNECT.OHM, MARCONI UNION, STEVEN HALPERN & MICHAEL DIAMOND, DARSHAN AMBIENT, and MOTIONFIELD. [ view playlist ] [ view Flickr image gallery ] [ play 30 second MP3 promo ] Continue reading
Posted Nov 27, 2015 at hearts of space | news
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WHAT'LL YA HAVE, dear spacefan? Acoustic or electronic? Wait, you don't have to choose — today there's a whole genre that brings us the best of both, and that's where we're going on this edition of Hearts of Space. Acoustic instruments have been evolving for centuries, becoming ever more refined and expressive. But they couldn't change the laws of physics, until electronics opened up new worlds of sound and new frontiers of music. Once the novelty of electronic sound settled in a bit, musicians set to work integrating the best of the old and the new. On this transmission of Hearts of Space, acoustic instruments and electronics play well together, on a program called ELECTRO-ACOUSTIC. Music is by NEURONIUM, MICHAEL STRIBLING, BOB HOLROYD, KATHRYN KAYE, TIM STORY & HANS JOACHIM ROEDELIUS, CHRIS HAUGEN, and DARSHAN AMBIENT. Continue reading
Posted Nov 20, 2015 at hearts of space | news
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DESCENDING INTO THE SHORT DAYS OF THE DARK SEASON, once again we seek music that portrays human emotions at their most vulnerable: music of pathos, loss and remembrance. These are some of our most powerful and deeply affecting feelings, and they require music that touches the depths of our souls. On this transmission of Hearts of Space, a special program of sacred choral, vocal and instrumental music for the dark season, from longtime guest producer ELLEN HOLMES called LAMENTO 2. A lament is a cathartic song or poem expressing grief or mourning: a recognition of the sadness of mortality. Many of the oldest and most enduring poems in human history have been laments; they're found in the Iliad and the Odyssey, the Hindu Vedas, and in ancient Near Eastern religious texts, including the Old Testament. We'll feature selections extending across 500 years of western classical music, by JOSQUIN DES PREZ, CLAUDIO MONTEVERDI, CARLO GESUALDO, DIETRICH BUXTEHUDE, ANTONIO VIVALDI, GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL, JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH, LILY BOULANGER, RALPH LAURIDSEN, LISA GERRARD, STELLAMARA, LES NOUVELLES POLYPHONIES CORSES, and MAX RICHTER. Threnodies for the dark season : LAMENTO 2...on this transmission... of Hearts of Space. [ view playlist ] [ view Flickr image gallery ] [ play 30 second MP3 promo ] Continue reading
Posted Nov 14, 2015 at hearts of space | news