piano day 2018

In anticipation of the fourth Piano Day celebration on March 29, we look back at 20 of the most mesmerizing pieces from the previous twelve months. This set features exclusive material kindly provided by Sergio Díaz de Rojas and Évolène Lüthi (Moderna Records).

piano day 2018
01 Bruno Sanfilippo – Cyclical [dronarivm]
02 Balmorhea – Waiting Itself [Western Vinyl]
03 Nils Frahm – My Friend the Forest [Erased Tapes]
04 Theo Alexander – Hammer Frenzy [Luau]
05 Ryuichi Sakamoto – andata [Milan]
06 Alaskan Tapes feat. Ryan Svendsen – Leita
07 Jamison Isaak – Upstairs [Flora]
08 Sergio Díaz de Rojas – Untitled (Piano Day 2018) *
09 4lienetic – Obstacles
10 Carlos Cipa – The Place Where They Go [1631]
11 Jacob David – Loft [Moderna] *
12 Monty Adkins – Under a Luna Sky [eilean]
13 Stefano Guzzetti – The Sky Is Clear Now [Home Normal]
14 Otto A Totland – Neon Dawn [Sonic Pieces]
15 Ludvig Cimbrelius – Victory (over Nothing in Particular) [Eternell]
16 Martin Kohlstedt – AMS [Edition Kohlstedt]
17 Fume – Solo 01 [Injazero]
18 Otto A Totland – Anona [Sonic Pieces]
19 Noemi Bolojan – The Secret Lighthouse
20 James Maloney – Intertwine [Moderna]

* exclusive premiere

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Planetarium Mixes Catalogue ID: p183

Caligine

Caligine (CN4)
01 Jim Copperthwaite – Ruins [Village Green]
02 Jeff Chipman – The Commonplace
03 IN-IS – Reverie for Small Ensemble [NW1]
04 Monty Adkins – Entwined [eilean]
05 Otto A Totland – Ilo [Sonic Pieces]
06 Nils Frahm – Harm Hymn [Erased Tapes]
07 Sonmi451 – Passirio [eilean]
08 Jason van Wyk – Blinded [Home Normal]
09 Overtone with Luis Miehlich – Falling Awake
10 From the Mouth of the Sun – Roads [Lost Tribe]
11 Nils Frahm – Fundamental Values [Erased Tapes]
12 Sophie Hutchings – The Road [1631]
13 Martyn Heyne – 2400 [7k!]
14 ONSOHO – Garden
15 Robert Haigh – Secret Life of Waves [Unseen Worlds]
16 Tim Linghaus – At the End All Is Black [Bigo & Twigetti]
17 Otto A Totland – Enola [Sonic Pieces] *
18 Sophie Hutchings – Between Earth and Sky [1631]
19 Stories in Sound – Peaceful Mind [Mango Alley]

* previously played on Best of Planetarium 2017

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Planetarium Mixes Catalogue ID: p176

The Course of the Comet

The Course of the Comet, a Flying Lotus influenced mix (EG8)
01 TOKiMONSTA – Gamble [Listen Up / Art Union]
02 J Dilla – Body Movin’ [BBE]
03 Jai Paul – BTSTU (Edit) [XL]
04 Slugabed – Infinite Wave [Anticon]
05 Ivy Lab – Deus [20/20 LDN]
06 Lapalux – Bud [Brainfeeder]
07 Clams Casino – Blast [Columbia]
08 Douglas Greed & Mooryc – Noisy [Freude am Tanzen]
09 Jaga Jazzist – Oban [Ninja Tune]
10 Flying Lotus – Comet Course [Warp]
11 submerse – Cloud_s [Project Mooncircle]
12 Hudson Mohawke – Are You Feelin’ Hot? [Brownswood]
13 Jam City – Wet GT [Love Is Resistance]
14 Werkha – Falling Through the Wall [Tru Thoughts]
15 Stefano Torossi – Flying High [Carosello]
16 Karma Kid – Man of the Year [Greco-Roman]
17 Timmy Thomas vs. Yung Gud – Live Together in Kyoto (Helioscope ‘Monogatari’ Mix) [Glades]
18 J Dilla – Love Jones [BBE]
19 nonkeen – The Journey of Hello Peter [R&S]
20 The Gentlemen Losers – Honey Bunch [Late Night Tales]
21 Shlohmo – 1_16_11 Downtown [Friends of Friends]
22 Flying Lotus – Heave(n) [Warp]
23 Flying Lotus – Beginners Falafel [Warp]
24 Lapalux feat. Andreya Triana – Puzzle [Brainfeeder]
25 Ivy Lab – Berlusconi [20/20 LDN]
26 Sam Gellaitry – Rurality (Outro) [XL]


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Nutrients – April ’17

Nutrients – April ’17 (Nu33)
01 Howling – Phases [Counter]
02 Throwing Snow – Klaxon [Houndstooth]
03 Sampha – Incomplete Kisses [Young Turks]
04 GANGLY – Whole Again [AMF]
05 Goldfrapp – Moon in Your Mouth [Mute]
06 Parra for Cuva feat. Other – Unfinished Colours [Project Mooncircle]
07 Sacre – Gaia [Yellowshark]
08 Unlike Pluto feat. Mike Taylor – Everything Black [Monstercat]
09 Charles Fauna – Hypnosis [Sleep Well]
10 The xx – A Violent Noise [Young Turks]
11 Sea Bed – Silent Song [Republic of Music]
12 Heavy Heart – Time Will Stand Still
13 ST.MARTiiNS – About U
14 Haerts – Your Love
15 Charlie Cunningham – Minimum [Dumont Dumont]
16 San Fermin – Belong [Downtown]
17 Colouring – Heathen [Interscope]
18 Aquilo – Low Light [Island]
19 DJ Shadow feat. Nils Frahm – Scars [Paramount]
20 Cajsa Siik – White Noise [Birds]
21 Muna – End of Desire [RCA]
22 Fotos – Alles Offen [PIAS]
23 The Lagoons – Rainbows
24 J.Views feat. Milosh – Don’t Pull Away
25 Yoe Mase – Truthseeker [Seeking Blue]
26 Fortunes. – Focus [Future Classic]
27 Aquilo – Almost Over [Island]
28 Cosima – To Build a House [Island]
29 J.Views feat. JFDR – I Follow
30 Camo & Krooked – Good Times Bad Times [Mosaik]
31 Tom Day – Somewhere in October
32 Seeker – Mountains
33 Sam Setton – My City
34 Tash Sultana – Notion [Mom & Pop]
35 Amani – Feathers Falling [2nor]
36 Yoe Mase – Floating [Seeking Blue]
37 Kindred – Stumble [Insight]
38 The Geek v Vrv – Love Is All Around You [Embrace]
39 ford – I, Promise
40 Stumbleine – Some Unique Snowflake


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Best of Planetarium 2016, Pt. 3

This wraps up my 2016 rewind for Planetarium. Helioscope Yearmix to follow early March. Sorry about the delay, had whole months of releases to catch up.

Best of Planetarium 2016, Part 3
01 Tim Linghaus – Travel Sketches (Lost in a Bus and Architecture) [Moderna]
02 drombeg – Tumulus [Futuresequence]
03 Kjartan Sveinsson – Teil III [Bel-Air Glamour]
04 Kirill Nikolai – Reconstructions, for Lack of Anything Else [Fluid]
05 Otto A Totland – Storfjord [Serein]
06 Iván Muela – Sonder [Fluttery]
07 Alex Lucas + Olan Mill – Ibro [Hawk Moon]
08 offthesky – Instance Infinite [eilean]
09 Steve Hauschildt – Time We Have [kranky]
10 Ed Carlsen – Cage (Clemens Ruh Remix) [Moderna]
11 SineRider – To Care When No One Else Does [Silk]
12 Porya Hatami & Arovane – uun [Time Released Sound]
13 Danny Clay – 3.15.2016 [IIKKI]
14 Nils Frahm – Son [Erased Tapes]
15 Tony Anderson – The King
16 Jóhann Jóhannsson – Kangaru [Deutsche Grammophon]
17 Jóhann Jóhannsson – Flight from the City [Deutsche Grammophon]
18 Robert Farrugia – Encoder [Archives]
19 Nomad – Autumn Warmth
20 Dustin O’Halloran – The Length of Shadows [1631]
21 Cass. – Friends on the Staircase [Genot Centre]
22 Slow Meadow – Some Familiar… [Hammock]
23 Marihiko Hara & Polar M – On the Silent Way [mü-nest]
24 Ben Lukas Boysen – Nocturne 3 [Erased Tapes]
25 Ólafur Arnalds – Öldurót [Mercury Classics]
26 AEONN – Initiate
27 Tom Adams – Feld [1631]
28 Hior Chronik – Faraway Land
29 Willamette – Four Films (Films Four) [Scissor Tail]
30 Dead Light – Falling In [Village Green]
31 Bålsam – Sunshower
32 Eluvium – Strangeworks [Temporary Residence]
33 Drape – Interiors [Infraction]
34 Doppler – CM 132 [Retrospective Zoology]
35 Benoît Pioulard – Finity [Heligator]

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The Cradle

The Cradle (Four Tet Artist Showcase, Pt. 3)
01 Four Tet – Moma
02 Frederic Robinson – Hypha [Medschool]
03 Traumer – Triade [Get Physical]
04 Tycho – Division (Heathered Pearls Remix) [Ghostly]
05 Tangents – Jindabyne (Four Tet Remix) [Temporary Residence]
06 Heathered Pearls feat. Outerbridge – Warm Air Estate (Mimbles Remix) [Ghostly]
07 Floating Points – Kuiper [Pluto]
08 Jon Hopkins – Vessel (Four Tet Remix) [Domino]
09 Caribou – Melody Day (Four Tet Remix) [City Slang]
10 Jilk – All Dust Form [Project Mooncircle]
11 Youandewan – Be Good To Me Poly [Aus]
12 Eco feat. Chris Severe – Cloud (Part 2) [Black Hole]
13 Four Tet – As Serious As Your Life [Domino]
14 Nils Frahm – Them (Solo Piano Edit) [Late Night Tales]
15 Four Tet – She Moves She [Domino]
16 Ólafur Arnalds feat. Arnór Dan – A Stutter [Mercury Classics]
17 Coldcut – Autumn Leaves (Irresistable Force Mix Trip 2) [Waveform]
18 Mario Hammer and The Lonely Robot – Nyctophilia (sine sleeper Remix) [Traum]
19 Parra for Cuva & Senoy – Auryn [Project Mooncircle]
20 Lusine – Twilight [Ghostly]
21 Four Tet – You Could Ruin My Day [Domino]


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Best of Planetarium 2016, Pt. 1

Best of Planetarium 2016, Part 1
01 nonkeen – re:turn! [R&S]
02 Hummingbird – Sunrawardiya [Facture]
03 Will Samson – Electric Parade [12k]
04 Vitaly Beskrovny – Joy [Preserved Sound]
05 Arovane & Hior Chronik – After Tomorrow (AMX) [ASIP]
06 i.yugen – Light a Lamp [Dewtone]
07 Slow Meadow feat. Hotel Neon – Blue Aubade (Slow Meadow Version) [Hammock]
08 Iván Muela – Carlo [Fluttery]
09 Tambour – Sleepers [Moderna]
10 Ruhe – Heritage
11 Hotel Neon – Chains [Facture]
12 Halftribe – Luxia [Archives]
13 Alex Smalley – 22 [Rural Colours]
14 Wil Bolton – Dot to Dot [eilean]
15 Willamette – At Length and Dead Horse [Scissor Tail]
16 Purl – Sagan (Warmth’s Place of Peace) [Eternell]
17 Lav & Purl – The Present Moment (Still Version) [Eternell]
18 A Cerulean State – Little by Little, I Noticed
19 Dag Rosenqvist – Come Silence [dronarivm]
20 Ólafur Arnalds – Study for Generative Piano (i)
21 SineRider – In the Spring [Silk]
22 Twincities – Good Black Spring [dauw]
23 Autistici & Justin Varis – Violet Green (Pillowdiver Remix) [eilean]
24 Shuta Yasukochi – Tape Machine [Archives]
25 murkok – Veda
26 Claire M Singer feat. Paul Anderson – Eilean [Touch]

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Wanderfalke

Helioscope on Romantic Techno (HORT) 4 : Wanderfalke (RT4)
01 Thomas Köner – Novaya Zemlya 2 [Touch]
02 Biosphere & Deathprod – Disc [Touch]
03 The Gentlemen Losers – Honey Bunch [Late Night Tales]
04 Shigeto – Pulse [Ghostly]
05 nonkeen – Happy Juno [R&S]
06 Ben Chatwin – Euclidean Plane [Ba Da Bing!]
07 Jóhann Jóhannsson – A Sparrow Alighted Upon Our Shoulder [Deutsche Grammophon]
08 Cubicolor – Machine Keys [Anjunadeep]
09 MMOTHS – Lucid [Because]
10 Autotune – Raindrops (Ruede Hagelstein Remix) [Dantze]
11 Luka Sambe – Lust & Anticipation [Zerothree]
12 Ferdy & Daniel van der Zwaag – Dust [Particles]
13 Namito & Brams – Yto (Gabriel Ananda Remix) [Systematic]
14 Macajey – Come On Over [Traum]
15 Martin Waslewski – Kwaeit [Monaberry]
16 Chicola – Childhood [Lost & Found]
17 Groj – Love You Do [Traum]
18 Kris Davis – Empathy [Young Alaska]
19 Two People – If We Have Time (Ryan Davis Timeless Edit) [Liberation]
20 Yglo – Fridays [*back home]
21 Yglo – Sundays [*back home]
22 fin2limb – Contrails [Mango Alley]

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Best of Planetarium 2015, Pt. 2

Best of Planetarium 2015, Pt. 2 (100th Planetarium cloudcast)
01 Ryuichi Sakamoto – Goodbye to Hawk [New Regency]
02 Celer – Distant Misgivings [I, Absentee]
03 Bop & Synkro – Amnesia [Medschool]
04 Helios – Sonora Lac [Unseen]
05 Slow Meadow – Crown of Amber Canopy [Hammock]
06 Goldmund – Sometimes [Unseen]
07 Richard Ginns – Cycles [eilean]
08 Patkus – Trot
09 Leandro Fresco – El Reino Invisible [Kompakt]
10 Olan Mill – Tallole [dronarivm]
11 Chasing Dreams – Take Me to the Lands of Serenity [Chasing Dreams]
12 Goldmund – In the Byre [Unseen]
13 Slow Meadow – Grey Cloud Lullaby [Hammock]
14 Siavash Amini – Subsiding [Futuresequence]
15 Alva Noto & Bryce Dessner – Hawk Punished [New Regency]
16 Loscil – Luna
17 Twigs & Yarn – In The Valley [eilean]
18 Wil Bolton – Brittle [Fluid]
19 Helios – Skies Minus [Unseen]
20 Clemens Ruh – The Awakening [Mango Alley]
21 Halftribe – Echoes of Us [Dewtone]
22 Tegh – They Were From Somewhere Cold (Pjusk Remix) [dronarivm]
23 Sokkyō – Indian Summer [dauw]
24 Ghost and Tape – Choices [Slaapwel]
25 offthesky – Scintillate Inside You [hibernate]
26 Ruhe + The Humble Bee – Blue Moon [eilean]
27 Ruhe – Guide [eilean]
28 Ólafur Arnalds & Nils Frahm – 03:06 [Erased Tapes]

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Best of Planetarium 2015, Pt. 1

Best of Planetarium 2015, Pt. 1
01 Memum – Became A Leaf [Unperceived]
02 Ólafur Arnalds & Nils Frahm – 20:17 [Erased Tapes]
03 Ben Lukas Boysen – Sleepers Beat Theme [Late Night Tales]
04 Yadayn – Pendel [eilean]
05 Leah Kardos, Jim Perkins & Jules Dickens – Eb 144 11:50pm [bigo & twigetti]
06 Soular Order – Watching Over Us
07 Stendahl feat. Richard J Aarden – Towers (Zimpzon Remix) [Silk Sofa]
08 Halo – Rain Says [astrangelyisolatedplace]
09 Wil Bolton – Through The Rain [Fluid]
10 Bop feat. Elsa Esmeralda – Extra Eye [Medschool]
11 Ólafur Arnalds & Nils Frahm – 21:05 [Erased Tapes]
12 Jeremy Young & Aaron Martin – Berceaux [White Paddy Mountain]
13 36 – Drift Orbit (Version) [36]
14 Cass. – You On My Mind [Home Normal]
15 Bersarin Quartett – Sanft verblassen die Geschichten [denovali]
16 Hior Chronik & Field Rotation – Oblivion [Kitchen]
17 Ólafur Arnalds & Nils Frahm – 23:17 [Erased Tapes]
18 Slow Meadow – The Grandeur of a Modest Moment [Hammock]
19 Steve Hauschildt – Eyelids Gently Dreaming [kranky]
20 Purl – Waking Up (Reprise) [Dewtone]
21 Olan Mill – Live at the Millenium Barn [dronarivm]
22 Miguel Isaza – Presencia [Dragon’s Eye]
23 Dag Rosenqvist – A Forest Diary [eilean]
24 Ólafur Arnalds & Nils Frahm – Love and Glory [Erased Tapes]
25 Jacob Pavek – Illume [Unperceived]
26 Nils Frahm – Me (Analogue Dear Rework) [Erased Tapes]

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