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Hear Gary McBride on KGNU Radio

Gary is a host of KGNU's contemporary classical music program, The Present Edge, from 10 pm to midnight MT, on the second and fifth Mondays of the month, and KGNU's classical music program, A Classic Monday, from 8pm to 10pm MT, on the fourth Monday of the month. For listeners streaming live online, Mountain Time zone is usually GMT -7, except in the summer, when it's GMT -6.

Gary sometimes hosts the Opera Box program at 7pm Mondays, and the Kabaret live music program at 7pm Tuesdays, so please 'stay tuned' to 88.5 FM.

 

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        Most Recent Shows

        • Minimal Prelude 47 (2014) - Jeroen van Veen
          • Performers: Jeroen van Veen
          • Notes: For piano and tape
          • Album: Van Veen: Piano Music, Vol. 2
        • Vespers for Violin (2014) - Missy Mazzoli
          • Performers: Olivia De Prato
          • Album: Streya
        • So Quietly (2016) - Caroline Shaw
          • Performers: Brooklyn Youth Chorus, Dianne Berkun Menaker
          • Album: Silent Voices
        • Dr. Gradus vs. Rev. Powell (2013) - Matt Marks
          • Performers: Kathleen Supove
          • Album: The Debussy Effect
        • Tessellatum: Part 1 (2017) - Donnacha Dennehy
          • Performers: Nadia Sirota, Liam Byrne
          • Album: Tessellatum
        • Tessellatum: Letter D (2017) - Donnacha Dennehy
          • Performers: Nadia Sirota, Liam Byrne
          • Album: Tessellatum
        • Tessellatum: Part 2 (2017) - Donnacha Dennehy
          • Performers: Nadia Sirota, Liam Byrne
          • Album: Tessellatum
        • Tessellatum: Letter O (2017) - Donnacha Dennehy
          • Performers: Nadia Sirota, Liam Byrne
          • Album: Tessellatum
        • Fields (2016) - Anna Thorvaldsdottir
          • Performers: Bang On A Can All-Stars
          • Album: More Field Recordings
        • The Edge of Forever, Scene 1: Procession of Scribes. "Heart of Sky, Heart of Earth" (2012) - Lewis Pesacov
          • Performers: wild Up
          • Album: The Edge of Forever
        • Replicate: Pt. 1 (2013) - Daniel Wohl
          • Performers: Iktus Percussion
          • Album: Daniel Wohl: Holographic
        • Passage (2016) - Vijay Iyer
          • Performers: Vijay Iyer, Wadada Leo Smith
          • Album: A Cosmic Rhythm With Each Stroke
        • Dutch Courage (2010) - Philip Venables
          • Performers: London Sinfonietta, Gregory Rose
          • Album: Open Score: Contemporary Music for All
        • Chamber Concerto No. 1, "Yueh Fei": I. — (2000) - Ruo Huang
          • Performers: International Contemporary Ensemble, Ruo Huang
          • Album: Huang, Ruo: Chamber Concertos Nos. 1-4
        • Chamber Concerto No. 1, "Yueh Fei": II. — (2000) - Ruo Huang
          • Performers: International Contemporary Ensemble, Ruo Huang
          • Album: Huang, Ruo: Chamber Concertos Nos. 1-4
        • Chamber Concerto No. 1, "Yueh Fei": III. — (2000) - Ruo Huang
          • Performers: International Contemporary Ensemble, Ruo Huang
          • Album: Huang, Ruo: Chamber Concertos Nos. 1-4
        • Chamber Concerto No. 1, "Yueh Fei": IV. — (2000) - Ruo Huang
          • Performers: International Contemporary Ensemble, Ruo Huang
          • Album: Huang, Ruo: Chamber Concertos Nos. 1-4
        • Chamber Concerto No. 1, "Yueh Fei": V. — (2000) - Ruo Huang
          • Performers: International Contemporary Ensemble, Ruo Huang
          • Album: Huang, Ruo: Chamber Concertos Nos. 1-4
        • Spiral (2014) - Alastair Putt
          • Performers: London Symphony Orchestra, François-Xavier Roth
          • Album: The Panufnik Legacies II
        • The Be Able to Be Not (2016) - JP Merz
          • Performers: Lilith
          • Notes: Lilith is Margaret McNeal, soprano; Dylan Younger, clarinet; Kyle Stalsberg, viola; Jon Hanrahan, piano; Dan Reifsteck, percussion
          • Album: Lilith
        • 0048 / 0729 (2007) - Ólafur Arnalds
          • Performers: Ólafur Arnalds
          • Album: Eulogy for Evolution 2017 (Remastered 10th Anniversary Edition)

        Music of Hope

        • Quanta Qualia (version for alto saxophone and vocal ensemble) (2003) - Patrick Hawes
          • Performers: Julia Morson, John Johnson, The Elora Singers, Noel Edison
          • Album: Hawes: Revelation, Beatitudes & Quantia Qualia
        • Merry Xmas (1997) - Jacob Ter Veldhuis
          • Performers: Jeroen van Veen
          • Album: Ter Veldhuis: Complete Piano Music
        • Sure on This Shining Night (2005) - Morten Lauridsen
          • Performers: Conspirare, Craig Hella Johnson
          • Album: A Company of Voices - Conspirare in Concert
        • Gabriel's Message (1970) - David Willcocks
          • Performers: Chanticleer
          • Notes: arranged from 14th Cent. Traditional Basque Carol
          • Album: Our Favorite Carols
        • Pacem (2005) - Robert Spittal
          • Performers: DePauw University Band, Craig Pare
          • Album: Starsplitter
        • She Walks In Beauty (2010) - Paul Mealor
          • Performers: Tenebrae, Nigel Short
          • Album: A Tender Light
        • Sospiri, Op. 70 (1914) - Edward Elgar
          • Performers: Sol Gabetta, Danish National Symphony Orchestra, Mario Venzago
          • Album: Elgar: Cello Concerto/Dvorak/Respighi
        • Vieille prière bouddhique (1917) - Lili Boulanger
          • Performers: Jo Holzwarth, Antonii Baryshevskyi, Orpheus Vokalensemble, Michael Alber
          • Album: Boulanger: Hymne au soleil
        • Jerusalem (1916) - Hubert Parry
          • Performers: Choir of King's College, Cambridge, Stephen Cleobury, Oliver Brett
          • Album: England my England
        • Nigra sum (I am black) (1943) - Pablo Casals
          • Performers: Mark Kruczek, Voices of Ascension Chorus, Dennis Keene
          • Album: Choral Music - Bainton, E. / Thompson, R. / Mozart, W.A. / Casals, P. / Mendelssohn, Felix / Parry, H. / Durufle, M.
        • Reflexionem (2004) - Patrick Hawes
          • Performers: Voces8, Matthew Sharp
          • Album: Eventide
        • Cum Vox Sanguinis - Hymne (1150) - Hildegard von Bingen
          • Performers: Brigitte Lesne, Discantus
          • Album: Le mystère des templiers
        • Sonata in G Minor: No. 5. Sarabande (1700) - Sylvius Leopold Weiss
          • Performers: Nigel North
          • Album: The Heart Trembles with Pleasure: Music for Lute by Sylvius Leopold Weiss, Vol. 1
        • Christmas Lullaby (2002) - Arvo Pärt
          • Performers: Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir, Tallinn Chamber Orchestra, Tõnu Kaljuste
          • Album: Arvo Pärt: Adam's Lament
        • I was glad, "Psalm 122" (1902) - Hubert Parry
          • Performers: Mark Kruczek, Voices of Ascension Chorus, Dennis Keene
          • Album: Choral Music - Bainton, E. / Thompson, R. / Mozart, W.A. / Casals, P. / Mendelssohn, Felix / Parry, H. / Durufle, M.
        • Mass for Christmas Day: III. Gloria in excelsis Deo (1650) - Anonymous
          • Performers: Ensemble Organum, Marcel Pérès, Les Pages De La Chapelle
          • Album: Mass for Christmas Day
        • L'abbé agathon (2005) - Arvo Pärt
          • Performers: Tui Hirv, Rainer Vilu, Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir, Tallinn Chamber Orchestra, Tõnu Kaljuste
          • Album: Arvo Pärt: Adam's Lament
        • Requiem Op. 9 (version with organ) (2007 Digital Remaster): In paradisum (1947) - Maurice Duruflé
          • Performers: Dame Janet Baker, Stephen Roberts, John Butt, Choir of King's College Cambridge, Sir Philip Ledger
          • Album: Fauré: Requiem, Pavane . Duruflé: Requiem
        • Alleluia (1940) - Randall Thompson
          • Performers: Mark Kruczek, Voices of Ascension Chorus, Dennis Keene
          • Album: Choral Music - Bainton, E. / Thompson, R. / Mozart, W.A. / Casals, P. / Mendelssohn, Felix / Parry, H. / Durufle, M.
        • Three Preludes Founded on Welsh Hymn Tunes: 2. Rhosymedre (melody by J. D. Edwards, 1805-1885) (orch. Arnold Foster) (1920) - Ralph Vaughan Williams
          • Performers: Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Sir Neville Marriner
          • Album: The Lark Ascending collection

        • Dreamsongs: I. Floating Dreamsongs (2013) - Aaron Jay Kernis
          • Performers: Joshua Roman, Royal Northern Sinfonia, Rebecca Miller
          • Album: Aaron Jay Kernis: Dreamsongs / Three Concertos
        • Dreamsongs: II. Kora Song (2013) - Aaron Jay Kernis
          • Performers: Joshua Roman, Royal Northern Sinfonia, Rebecca Miller
          • Album: Aaron Jay Kernis: Dreamsongs / Three Concertos
        • Prospects of a Misplaced Year: I. The War Below (2016) - Andy Akiho
          • Performers: Friction Quartet, Jenny Q Chai
          • Album: The War Below
        • Prospects of a Misplaced Year: II. Matchbook Aria (2016) - Andy Akiho
          • Performers: Friction Quartet, Jenny Q Chai
          • Album: The War Below
        • Prospects of a Misplaced Year: III. (K)in(e)tic (V)ar(i)atio(n)s (2016) - Andy Akiho
          • Performers: Friction Quartet, Jenny Q Chai
          • Album: The War Below
        • Prospects of a Misplaced Year: IV. Palindromic Queue (2016) - Andy Akiho
          • Performers: Friction Quartet, Jenny Q Chai
          • Album: The War Below
        • Prospects of a Misplaced Year: V. On The tIdeS of november (2016) - Andy Akiho
          • Performers: Friction Quartet, Jenny Q Chai
          • Album: The War Below
        • Symphony No. 8: I. — (2010) - Erkki-Sven Tüür
          • Performers: Tapiola Sinfonietta, Olari Elts
          • Album: Tüür: Illuminatio, Whistles and Whispers from Uluru & Symphony No. 8
        • Symphony No. 8: II. — (2010) - Erkki-Sven Tüür
          • Performers: Tapiola Sinfonietta, Olari Elts
          • Album: Tüür: Illuminatio, Whistles and Whispers from Uluru & Symphony No. 8
        • Symphony No. 8: III. — (2010) - Erkki-Sven Tüür
          • Performers: Tapiola Sinfonietta, Olari Elts
          • Album: Tüür: Illuminatio, Whistles and Whispers from Uluru & Symphony No. 8
        • Pulse (2015) - Steve Reich
          • Performers: International Contemporary Ensemble
          • Album: Steve Reich: Pulse / Quartet
        • Introduction I (2016) - Library Tapes
          • Performers: David Wenngren, Julia Kent
          • Album: Escapism
        • The Doctor Arrives (2018) - Rachel Grimes
          • Performers: Rachel Grimes
          • Album: The Doctor from India (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)
        • Red Gate With Starling (2014) - Ian William Craig
          • Performers: Ian William Craig
          • Album: A Turn of Breath - Extended
        • Pianoboek No. 1: I. Jazz at Zero (1979) - Jacob Ter Veldhuis
          • Performers: Jeroen van Veen
          • Album: Ter Veldhuis: Complete Piano Music

         

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