Talk with Chris Becker on Thursday, August 25th, 5:00 pm

25 08 2011

    Talk with composer Chris Becker on Scordatura Show this Thursday, August 25 again!  

    This week we are going to share the music that inspires our musical views and listening experiences. 

    The program covers music by Japanese composer Somei Satoh (Birds in Warped Time), English musician David Bowie (Moss Garden), American composers Diamanda Galas (Deliver Me) and John Cage (The Perilous Night), and Scottish composer Thea Musgrave (Chamber Concerto No. 2).    

    Tune in on Thursday Scordatura Show, August 24th, 5:00 pm ~ 7:00 pm (CDT) on


Scordatura with Chris Becker, Thursday July 28th

27 07 2011
    Beginning this Thursday, on the last Thursday of each month, composer Chris Becker will join Scordatura and we will be playing some of our favorite composers on Houston’s KTRU from 5pm to 7pm.  You can listen online at
   This Thursday, we’ll be playing Gyorgy Ligeti, Somei Satoh, Paola Prestini, George Crumb and others and talking about the music. 
Gyorgy Ligeti – Atmospheres – orchestra
Somei Satoh – Birds in Warped Time II – violin and piano
Paola Prestinni – Inngerutit – clarinet and electronics
George Crumb – Ancient Voices of of Children -vocal and ensemble