Friday, January 17, 2014
Can’t get enough clarinet? This New Sounds is for you. Hear music from David Krakauer from his latest cinematic venture, “The Big Picture,” arrangements and interprtations of familiar movie soundtracks by classic film composers. Also, listen to music by multi-instrumentalist Doug Wieselman, (Antony and the Johnsons, Lounge Lizards, Cibo Matto) for solo clarinet and looping based on melodies heard from bodies of water.
Wednesday, March 06, 2013
Pulitzer Prize-winning composer David Lang hosts a two-part series that teases apart the threads of contemporary music that took inspiration from breakthroughs of 1910-1925. Part One, "The Consonant Show," streams Mar. 6 at 7 pm on Q2 Music.
Tuesday, July 17, 2012
Hear works based on earlier songs for this New Sounds program, including Bernard Hoey's “I Am Petrified,” based on Queen's "We Will Rock You." Also, listen to Don Byron's String Quartet,"Four Thoughts On Marvin Gaye," played by Ethel from their most recent effort, "Heavy."
Friday, May 01, 2009
Terrance McKnight and David Garland brought Evening Music to the new Greene Space stage Thursday night with live performances by some of the brightest lights of the classical, contemporary and new music scenes today: Simone Dinnerstein, Don Byron, Jason Moran, Ute Lemper, John Zorn, and Nico Muhly as well ...
Friday, December 15, 2006
Studio 360 plays against type. Morgan Freeman has portrayed the President and God on film, so what drew him to his latest role as a has-been actor in the independent movie, Ten Items or Less? Milton Glaser, an authority in the design world, tells Kurt why he believes in challenging authority. We'll also hear some musical surprises: genre-busting jazz clarinetist Don Byron, and a folk singer who has befriended a marine in Iraq.