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Keel Featured on Composers Circle

The recording from the premiere of Keel was featured on Composers Circle on Sunday April 20th! See the soundcloud page here.

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Stephanie Ann Boyd

New Voice: Peter Kerkelov

Peter Kerkelov describes a recent work ~

Talking about improvisation and chance here I provide a link to my latest composition “Two Symphonies and Postumus” for string quartet. 1,012 more words

New Voices

Hans Christian Andersen Suite - Soren Hyldgaard

Very cool piece I found while checking out recordings of another wind band work – T Bone Concerto by Johan de Meij.  This piece is by Danish composer Soren Hyldgaard,  found on the CD – The Scandinavian Connection by the Danish Concert Band and features several works by both composers. 299 more words

Classical Music

CHROMA in Cardiff

A couple of Thursdays back (27.03.2014), I had the opportunity to head off to Cardiff to hear CHROMA give my piece …and beyond them is more than memory… 136 more words

Reflections

Uncovering the Mystery Behind Bryce Dessner's St. Carolyn by the Sea

Since Deutsche Grammaphon/Universal Music released conductor André de Ridder and the Copenhagen Phil’s St. Carolyn by the Sea–a collection of orchestral compositions by both The National’s Bryce Dessner and Radiohead’s Jonny Greenwood–on March 4, Dessner’s seemingly nonstop schedule has shown no signs of slowing. 1,340 more words

Daniel J. Kushner

October - Eric Whitacre

A delicate held note on the clarinet blended with gentle chimes opens this evocative work by Eric Whitacre. As the name suggests this piece is about October – Whitacre’s favourite month. 548 more words

Classical Music