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The McGraw Hill Financial Young Artists Showcase

Live from Philadelphia: Old World, New World

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Eavesdrop on the season opener from Astral Artists in a program of mostly Jewish music from the Church of the Holy Trinity in Philadelphia.

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The McGraw Hill Financial Young Artists Showcase

Music from the Hartt School, Part I

Wednesday, October 08, 2014

The Young Artists Showcase goes to The Hartt School in Connecticut for a return performance by Egyptian pianist Mohamed Shams, and introductions to a string quartet called 20/20.

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Concerts from The Frick Collection

Meccorre Quartet Play Schubert and Penderecki

Monday, July 21, 2014

A young Polish quartet with an Italian name, the Meccorre Quartet, gave its North American debut recital in this recent performance at The Frick Collection.

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New Sounds

New Songs Live: Elizabeth & the Catapult

Wednesday, October 05, 2011

Hear a baroque pop-leaning commissioned work, "The Other Side of Zero" by composer/songwriter Elizabeth Ziman, leader of the pop/rock trio Elizabeth and the Catapult on this New Sounds.

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WQXR Blog

Are iPad Orchestras In Play?

Wednesday, November 17, 2010

What do you think about iPads as instruments? A few months ago the pianist Lang Lang came to our studio and played Flight of the Bumblebee on one. That's possible because of a three-dollar application that simulates a keyboard. Now there is an app that simulates the violin.

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New Sounds

Small Ensembles (Special Podcast)

Friday, September 17, 2010

WNYC

For this New Sounds, listen to some works for small ensembles, played by both "real" and "virtual" small ensembles.  We’ll hear music from the Turkish-American composer Kamran Ince from the album “In White,” along with ambient chamber music by Phillip Schroeder .

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New Sounds

New Songs Live: Elizabeth & the Catapult

Thursday, June 10, 2010

Hear a baroque pop-leaning commissioned work, "The Other Side of Zero" by composer/songwriter Elizabeth Ziman, leader of the pop/rock trio Elizabeth and the Catapult on this New Sounds.  

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New Sounds

Unconventional String Quartets

Thursday, June 03, 2010

Hear a lot of new music for string quartet on this New Sounds.  Listen to Raz Mesinai's work for string quartet and four turntables and music by Steve Reich .  

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New Sounds

Small Ensembles

Wednesday, June 02, 2010

For this New Sounds, listen to some works for small ensembles, played by both "real" and "virtual" small ensembles.  We’ll hear music from the Turkish-American composer Kamran Ince from the album “In White,” along with ambient chamber music by Phillip Schroeder

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