October 28: By request, for the WMSE membership drive this week, Alternating Currents surveys the music of Thelonius Monk.
October 21: The music of Robert Ashley who will be in Milwaukee on Friday, November 16, peforming in Woodland Pattern Book Center’s 32nd Anniversary Gala. Our broadcast will include his complete opera Now Eleanor’s Idea.
October 7: On October 2, 1992 Alternating Currents debuted with Space Flight, a dynamic little string quartet miniature by Ornette Coleman. We open our 20th anniversary program with Space Flight and feature Ornette Coleman’s intriging work with strings, woodwinds, and brass throughout the show and, in celebration, conclude the program with his grand symphony The Skies of America.