These sound clips are in mp3 format and are downloadable or streamable real-time.

Thomas Buckner Solo

Robert Ashley, DUST (Lovely Music)

“Just One More Time”
Voices: Robert Ashley, Sam Ashley, Thomas Buckner, Jacqueline Humbert, Joan La Barbara;
Musicians: “Blue” Gene Tyranny
Synthesizer, Tom Hamilton
Live mixing and sound processing; electronic orchestration by Robert Ashley, Tom Hamilton and “Blue” Gene Tyranny
mp3 (6.3mb download)

Thomas Buckner, Inner Journey (Lovely Music)

“inner Journey”
(Improvisation for Gerald Oshita)
mp3 (2.5mb download)

Tom Hamilton/Thomas Buckner, jump the circle, jump the line (Mutable Music)

“Segment D”
Thomas Buckner, vocal music
Tom Hamilton, electronic music and voice processing
mp3 (4.3mb download)

Leroy Jenkins, Sign of the Times, (Lovely Music)

“Dream of Dreams of Home”
Text by Ann T. Greene
Stefani Starin, flute; Leroy Jenkins, viola
mp3 (2.2mb download)

Annea Lockwood, ”In Our Name”

Thomas Buckner, baritone voice
Theodore Mook, cello
Anne Lockwood, computer
with poems written by Guantanamo detainees Jumah al Dossair and Osama Abu Kabir
mp3 (6.6mb download)

“Blue” Gene Tyranny, The Somewhere Songs/Invention of Memory (Mutable Music)

“Somewhere in Arizona 1970″
For Baritone, Environmental and Electronic Sounds
mp3 (4.2mb download)

Timeless Pulse Quintet, (Mutable Music)

“Healing Piece”
Thomas Buckner, voice
George Marsh, percussion
Pauline Oliveros, accordion
David Wessel, live-electronics
Jennifer Wilsey, percussion
mp3 (2.3mb download)

Excerpts from DUENDE by Annea Lockwood

Annea Lockwood’s CD Breaking the Surface released by Lovely Music, Ltd.
(LCD 2082)
mp3 (1.3mb download)

Excerpts from JUBILATE by Noah Creshevsky

Recorded live at the world premiere in 2001 in NYC
mp3 (1.5mb download)

Excerpts from INNER JOURNEY

(IMPROVISATION FOR GERALD OSHITA) by Thomas Buckner
From Thomas’ solo CD Inner Journey released by Lovely Music, Ltd.
(LCD 3023)
mp3 (1.5mb download)

Thomas Buckner with others

Excerpts from OMEGATHORP

THE LIVING CITY by J.D. Parran
Recorded live at the world premiere in 2002 in San Francisco, California
mp3 (2.7mb download)

Musicians:
Thomas Buckner, voice
Joseph Kubera, piano
J.D. Parran, alto clarinet & flute
Mark Deutsch, Bazantar (hybrid acoustic bass/sitar)
Kash Killion, cello & sarangi
Donald Robinson, drums

Excerpts from BLANCO by Mel Graves

Recorded live in 2003 at Sonoma State University, Rohnert Park, California
mp3 (3.8mb download)

Musicians:
Thomas Buckner, voice
George Marsh, percussion

Excerpts from Homage

Improvisations by Thomas Buckner and Mel Graves,
Recorded live in 2005 at Mesa Recording in Sebastopol, California
mp3 (3.7mb download)

Musicians:
Thomas Buckner, voice
George Marsh, percussion

Excerpts from His Tone of Voice at 37 by “Blue” Gene Tyranny

From Thomas’ solo album His Tone of Voice released by Lovely Music, Ltd. (LCD 3024)
mp3 (1.5mb download)

Musicians:
Thomas Buckner, voice
Jay Elfenbein, contrabass
Todd Reynolds, violin (Ethel)
Mary Rowell, violin (Ethel)
Ralph Farris, viola (Ethel)
Dorothy Lawson, cello (Ethel)
Jeffery Berman, vibraphone
Bill Ruyle, marimba
“Blue” Gene Tyranny, piano
Christopher Berg, conductor

Excerpt from jump the circle, jump the line by Thomas Buckner and Tom Hamilton

Recorded live in 2000 at Engine 27 in NYC released by Mutable Music (17507-2)
mp3 (1.7mb download)

Musicians:
Thomas Buckner, voice
Tom Hamilton, electronics and voice processing

Thomas Buckner Talks

Thomas Buckner on hearing Ives for the first time

(introductory remarks at live performance in 2001 at Santa Clara University, The Life and Music of Charles Ives)
mp3 (2.5mb download)