For the third annual Syracuse International Film and Video Festival, the Syracuse Society for new Music brought the music of the movies to the foreground with live performances played to background film clips.
Are conservative attitudes in politics and religion filtering down into the arts?
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…