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Cantaloupe Music
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Cantaloupe Music is an American record label founded in 2001 by the three members of New York's Bang on a Can Festival: Michael Gordon, David Lang, and Julia Wolfe, along with Bang on a Can managing director Kenny Savelson.
Releases on file (9)
Bang on a Can — Renegade Heaven Bang on a Can — Renegade Heaven
(Cantaloupe Music CA21001, 2000, CD)
Bang on a Can  — Terry Riley: In C Bang on a Can — Terry Riley: In C
(Cantaloupe Music CA21004, 2001, CD)
Evan Ziporyn — This Is Not a Clarinet Evan Ziporyn — This Is Not a Clarinet
(Cantaloupe Music CA21002, 2001, CD)
Steve Reich — Tehillim / The Desert Music Steve Reich — Tehillim / The Desert Music
(Cantaloupe Music CA21009, 2002, CD)
Bang on a Can — Philip Glass ‎- Music In Fifths / Two Pages Bang on a Can — Philip Glass ‎- Music In Fifths / Two Pages
(Cantaloupe Music CA21016, 2004, CD)
Iva Bittová / Bang on a Can — Elida Iva Bittová / Bang on a Can — Elida
(Cantaloupe Music CA21027, 2005, CD)
Gutbucket — Sludge Test Gutbucket — Sludge Test
(Cantaloupe Music CA21033, 2006, CD)
Evan Ziporyn — Big Grenadilla / Mumbai Evan Ziporyn — Big Grenadilla / Mumbai
(Cantaloupe Music CA21081, 2012, CD)
Bobby Previte — Terminals Quartets Bobby Previte — Terminals Quartets
(Cantaloupe Music CA21123, 2017, CD)

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2019-02-21
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2019-01-31
Keyboardist Ingo Bischof R.I.P. – Keyboard player Ingo Bischof, best known as the longtime keyboard player of German band Kraan, passed away on January 29th, 2019. Bischof was born January 2, 1951 in Berlin-Kreuzberg and joined Kraan in 1975. » Read more

2019-01-11
Jazz Composer Mark Lomax, II Releases Epic 12CD Set – In addition to being a fine jazz drummer, Dr. Mark Lomax, II is a composer in residence at Ohio State University, where he has been very busy on the compositional front. The year 2019 is the 400th anniversary of the arrival of the first ship bringing African slaves to North America, and in commemoration of this, Lomax has produced 400: An Afrikan Epic, a 12 volume set of CDs featuring a variety of different musical ensembles. » Read more

2019-01-02
Chicago-Based Surabhi Ensemble Tours the World in January – Surabhi Ensemble was formed more than a decade ago in Chicago with the aim of bringing together musicians from varying traditions to make music. Saraswathi Ranganathan, who plays veena, assembled a cast that includes Arabic oud, Spanish guitar, and percussion from Africa and India. This month, the group will be sharing their sounds with concert-goers in Southeast Asia, Europe, and Africa. » Read more

2018-12-23
Seaprog Festival Seeks Donations – Seaprog is a small festival in Seattle that highlights creative music from many genres with artists from around the world. It's also a US non-profit organization. They're seeking donations to help keep the ball rolling. Starting in 2013, the organization has been growing, and has featured such artists as Free Salamander Exhibit, Jack o' the Clock, Nik Turner, Cabezas de Cera, Miriodor, Thinking Plague, and many more. » Read more


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