Articles by Frank Oteri
Frank J. Oteri, New Music USA's Composer Advocate and the Senior Editor of NewMusicBox, is an outspoken crusader for new music and the breaking down of barriers between genres. Frank’s own musical compositions reconcile structural concepts from minimalism and serialism and frequently explore microtonality.
What exactly is a jazz composer and what constitutes a jazz composition?
Photo by Lourdes Delgado
February 8, 2001 at The Jazz Standard, NYC
Ben Allison Frank Kimbrough Ted Nash Michael Blake Ron Horton
with Frank J. Oteri
Conversation transcribed by Karyn Joaquino
Precedents for the Collective
Joan JeanrenaudPhoto by Marion Ettinger, courtesy New Albion Records
Joan Jeanrenaud talks with NewMusicBox editor Frank J. Oteri at her home in San Francisco, CA, about her unusual post-Kronos career
Friday, November 9, 2000
Transcribed by …
The very expression “chamber music” designates music that is site specific more than anything else.
Despite our relatively short history as a nation, the United States boasts an artistic landscape that is arguable the most culturally diverse in the world.
John AdamsPhoto by Christine AlicinoCourtesy Nonesuch Records
Just three days after completing the score for El Niño, a 110-minute "Christmas oratorio" for soloists, chorus, and orchestra, John Adams invites NewMusicBox editor Frank J. Oteri …
Frank J. Oteri meets with Pauline Oliveros at Mills College, Oakland CA
Wednesday, November 8, 2000, 8:30 – 10:00 p.m.
Transcribed by Lisa Kang
Defining a Legacy
Rethinking the Canon
Role Models and Contemporaries
Electronics and Indeterminate Music
Listening is still a woefully underdeveloped sense compared to sight.
Frank J. OteriPhoto by Melissa Richard
No issue has been more divisive to people in the music community than the current debate over the free dissemination of music over the Internet and that dissemination’s inherent …
California-based composer, radio host and computer music guru Carl Stone meets NewMusicBox editor Frank J. Oteri at the American Music Center
Tuesday, October 17, 2000, 10 AM – 12 p.m.
Filmed by Jenny UndercoflerTranscribed …