Ten composers stitch together new settings of traditional American songs into a cohesive set.
In possession of a digital sample library that numbers in the tens of thousands, The Books create music with a distinct identity, formed, in a gratifying paradox, from other people’s voices.
The Kronos: Live Mix festival brought the famed quartet to Carnegie Hall for a six-concert smorgasbord.
The Paul Dresher Ensemble shows its post-minimal prowess.
Margaret Brouwer gets angry, but not about her Academy Award in Music from the American Academy of Arts and Letters.
The 2006 Spark Festival of Electronic Music and Art brings together digital artists of various stripes for a celebration of all things plugged in.
What do you get when you cross 16 pianos and a kitchen-sink collection of percussion with robots at the helm? Here, take a listen…
The Holocaust provides inspiration for two poignant but very different works.
A city seeped in contrast and filled with artists is, for now, a lively breeding ground for new electronic sounds. Who knows how long all this will last?