Ron Nagorcka “Atom Bomb Becomes Folk Art” 2CD



Double CD set collecting a wide variety of compositions from Nagorcka, co-founder of the Clifton Hill Community Music Centre, tape music pioneer, and master of just intonation. Of particular interest is the live performance is Nagorcka’s seminal 1977 tape recorder opera “Atom Bomb”, realised in 2010 (for the launch of the Shame File Music release Artefacts of Australian Experimental Music: 1974-83) by Golden Fur (Sam Dunscombe, Judith Hamann & James Rushford). The performance of “Dawn in the Wombat Forest” is also realised by a duo of Nagorcka and Liza Lim.

The CDs are accompanied by liner notes by Larry Polansky.