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Glenn Branca

NTS aired an episode dedicated to the music of Glenn Branca on 15 May 2018. Glenn Branca has been played on NTS over 40 times, featured on 39 episodes and was first played on 12 July 2013.

Glenn Branca (Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, October 6, 1948 - May 13, 2018) was an American avant-garde composer and guitarist known for his use of volume, alternative guitar tunings, repetition, droning, and the harmonic series. Branca received a 2009 Foundation for Contemporary Arts Grants to Artists Award.

Branca studied theater at Emerson College in Boston in the early 1970s. While there, he began experimenting with sound as the founder of an…

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Lesson No.1 For Electric Guitar
Glenn Branca
99 Records1980
Lesson No.1 For Electric Guitar
Glenn Branca99 Records1980
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Lesson No.2
Glenn Branca
99 Records1981
Lesson No.2
Glenn Branca99 Records1981
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The Ascension
Glenn Branca
99 Records1981
The Ascension
Glenn Branca99 Records1981
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Acoustic Phenomena
Glenn Branca
Kunsthalle Bern1983
Acoustic Phenomena
Glenn BrancaKunsthalle Bern1983
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Dissonance
Glenn Branca
99 Records1980
Dissonance
Glenn Branca99 Records1980
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First Movement
Branca
Blast First1989
First Movement
BrancaBlast First1989
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Guitar Trio (1977)
Rhys Chatham, Glenn Branca, Nina Canal, Wharton Tiers
Tellus1983
Guitar Trio (1977)
Rhys Chatham, Glenn Branca, Nina Canal, Wharton TiersTellus1983
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Structure
Glenn Branca
99 Records1981
Structure
Glenn Branca99 Records1981
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Carbon Monoxide
Branca
Systems Neutralizers2010
Carbon Monoxide
BrancaSystems Neutralizers2010
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Faspeedelaybop
Glenn Branca
Atavistic1995
Faspeedelaybop
Glenn BrancaAtavistic1995
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