Song of the Central Tree - recordings from the Steinkjer kirke, Norway (2016)

www.ravellorecords.com/catalog/rr7924/

Performers: Sten Ivar Frydenlund - conducter, trumpet Ole Jorgen Melhus - trombone Nina Sautherhaug - contralto Haakan Henrikson - double bass David Scott Hamnes - pipe organ Brita Sjoberg - pipe organ Thomas Grubb - pipe organ Ron Nagorcka - basso profondo, didjeridu and MIDI keyboard Lyrics by Keith Harrison and Peter Bamford Music: Song of the Central Tree Fly away home Downunder Dance Five-limit fugue Ceremonial Song forn the Cleansing of the Wind The early harmonic adventures of Septimus Mean Septimus confronts Equality The japanese Windbell To be a pilgrim I am like a heron

Performers:

Sten Ivar Frydenlund - conducter, trumpet

Ole Jorgen Melhus - trombone

Nina Sautherhaug - contralto

Haakan Henrikson - double bass

David Scott Hamnes - pipe organ

Brita Sjoberg - pipe organ

Thomas Grubb - pipe organ

Ron Nagorcka - basso profondo, didjeridu and MIDI keyboard

Lyrics by Keith Harrison and Peter Bamford

Music:

Song of the Central Tree

Fly away home

Downunder Dance

Five-limit fugue

Ceremonial Song forn the Cleansing of the Wind

The early harmonic adventures of Septimus Mean

Septimus confronts Equality

The japanese Windbell

To be a pilgrim

I am like a heron

Atom Bomb becomes folk art (2014)

A double album with compositions from 1974 to 2006 - produced by Pogus Records (NY).   www.pogus.com

Performers

Ron Nagorcka (organ, piano, electronic keyboard & didjeridu)                                                              Larry Polansky (fretless electric guitar & mandolin)                                                                                   Monte Mumford Simon Reade (conductors)                                                                                                 Joe Cook, Ole Jorgen Melhus (trombones)                                                                                                    Karlin Love (clarinet & bass clarinet)                                                                                                      Jennie Macdonald (flute)                                                                                                                           Melissa Chominsky (violoncello)                                                                                                                David Scott Hamnes, Hans Meijer, Graham Cox (organs)                                                                       Liza Lim (violin)                                                                                                                                        Samuel Dunscombe, Judith Hamann & James Rushworth as Golden Fur (cassette tape recorders, toy instruments and sundry other devices)

               

Music

Atom Bomb                                                                                                                                          Finite Differences                                                                                                                                       Modulations Requiem                                                                                                                                                        Dawn in the Wombat Forest                                                                                                                      Artamidae suite                                                                                                                                        Just bluffing for Quamby                                                                                                                          With myriad degrees of  light-dark infusion                                                                                                  Little Penguins                                                                                                                                        Colluricincla harmonica                                                                                                                             To be a pilgrim

Felt (2015)

www.navonarecords.com

A compilation piano album by Navona Records including Anything played by Karolina Rojahn

Heavy Pedal (2011)

A compilation album by Navona Records including two Nagorcka compositions

Claviatures (2013)

A compilation album by Navona Records including three Nagorcka compositions                                                                                                                   

Rhythms of the Tarkine (2004)

With a booklet by naturalist Sarah Lloyd - comprehensive recordings of the birds of the Tarkine and several musical works. Available from: 999 Denmans Road, Birralee Tasmania 7303 Australia or Frog Peak Music.

http://www.frogpeak.org/  

Performers

Ron Nagorcka - didjeridu & keyboard sampler
Larry Polansky - fretless electric guitar
Margaret Lancaster - piccolo
David Scott Hamnes - pipe organ                                                                                                           Karlin Greenstreet Love - soprano saxophone
Hans Meijer - keyboard

Music

Tarkine Passing
Devils Lullaby
Calamanthus
Crow Chorale
E-gypt
Tarranyennah
Nightfall on the Button-grass
Tasmanian Toccata


Devils of the Night (2002)

Produced by Move Records  http://www.move.com.au/

Also available from Frog Peak Music    http://www.frogpeak.org/    

and Australian Music Centre   http://www.australianmusiccentre.com.au/  

Performers

Ron Nagorcka - didjeridu & keyboard sampler
Robert Williams - piano & keyboard sampler
Larry Polansky - mandolin & electric guitar
Elizabeth Anderson - harpsichord
Karlin Greenstreet Love - clarinet & soprano saxophone
David Scott Hamnes - pipe organ
Rhys Boak - pipe organ

Music

Devils of the Night
Zygodactyl Dance
Mood from Lake Mungo
Cockatoo
About 3
Crow Chorale
Bunbundalui
Dancing with the Organ-bird
Calamanthus
This Beauteous Wicked Place
The Frolicking Quoll
Tasmanian Toccata
Prelude
Galah
E-gypt
Tarranyennah


Secret Places (1996)

A 30 minute soundscape of Tasmanian birds & animals and a collection of musical work. Available from: Australian Music Centre  http://www.australianmusiccentre.com.au/ 

or Frog Peak Music  http://www.frogpeak.org/  

Performers

Ron Nagorcka - didjeridu & keyboard sampler
Megan Cavanagh-Russell - keyboard sampler
Teresa Beck-Swindale - flute
Karlin Greenstreet Love - soprano saxophone

Music

Secret Places
Tarranyennah
Calamanthus
Cockatoo
Life on Black Sugarloaf


Re-issued on CD - early recordings by Move Records  http://www.move.com.au/

Theme & Variations - with Douglas Lawrence, pipe organ
Sanctus - Douglas Lawrence, pipe organ, Ralph Nichols, didjeridu, Ron Nagorcka & others - voices

Natural History Recordings

Available from: 999 Denmans Road, Birralee Tasmania 7303 Australia

CD - Frogs of Tasmania - produced by Central North Field Naturalists
CD - Australian Birdcalls - Tasmania - produced by David Stewart (Nature Sound Australia)