Brooke is a composer driven by overarching musical and philosophical questions regarding technology and performance practice, as well as a desire to understand by deconstructing.
Phil Kline, Vijay Iyer, Haleh Abghari, and Derek Bermel speak about civic engagement and the responsibilities of artists in advance of the ’04 American presidential election.
NewMusicBox talks to three composition competition judges about the inner workings of the awards process.
Composing commercially for the video game market.
Richard Kessler ends his tenure as executive director of the American Music Center
Guitar roundtable with James Emery, Dominic Frasca, Stephen Griesgraber, David Leisner, David Starobin, Mark Stewart
Friday, April 2, 2004—2-3 p.m. A conversation with “Blue” Gene Tyranny at Leroy Jenkins’ home in Brooklyn, NY Videotaped by Randy NordschowTranscribed and Edited by Frank J. Oteri and Molly Sheridan Leroy Jenkins Photo by Randy Nordschow Changing Your Life Through Music Genre and Race Connecting to the Music of the Past Group Mentality Opening […]
In the Kitchen with Peter Schickele (a.k.a. P.D.Q. Bach), Manhattan Monday, March 15, 2004—1:00 p.m. Videotaped and transcribed by Randy Nordschow Photo by Peter Schaaf Composer and Humorist How to Make Music Funny The Birth of P.D.Q. Bach How Classical Music’s Past Can Help Its Future Merging Two Separate Compositional Streams Friends often tell me […]