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Icebreaker at Kings Place review ****

Icebreaker: Velocity

Kings Place, 5th May 2018
  • Anna Meredith – Nautilus
  • Michael Gordon – Yo Shakespeare
  • Paul Whitty – nature is a language – can’t you read?
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Culture

Pillow Talk

Pillow Talk, 1959, Universal International. Starring Doris Day, Rock Hudson, Tony Randall. Directed by Michael Gordon. Technicolor, 102 minutes.

Jan Morrow (Doris Day), a proper and dignified interior designer, and Brad Allen (Rock Hudson), a womanizing songwriter, share both a telephone party line and and an antagonistic relationship. 411 more words

Classic Films

The Crossing to perform Bang on a Can composer Michael Gordon’s "Anonymous Man" at EMPAC

Troy, NY — On Thursday, March 22, at 7:30PM, Grammy Award-winning choir The Crossing will perform composer and Bang on a Can founder Michael Gordon’s new choral work  438 more words

Music

From Cantaloupe Music and the New Yorker: "A Physically Punishing Solo-Piano Masterpiece"

Cantaloupe Music is the recording arm of Bang On a Can, the original New Music DIY organization.

The New Yorker

3.8.18
Ethan Iverson

The pianist Vicky Chow says that playing “Sonatra” is a “traumatic physical experience.” Composed by Michael Gordon, in 2004, and released on Cantaloupe Music, in two versions, one in normal tuning and one in unsettling just intonation, “Sonatra” is a spectacular addition to the piano repertoire. 607 more words

New Music

More on Manus

It’s been almost three months since the Manus Island crisis slipped out of the news cycle. But having written about the issue at the time, I now continue to reflect on it. 1,163 more words

Politics

State Of The Town

Presidents make State of the Union speeches. Governors have their own (weirdly named) State of the States.

Now Westport introduces the State of the Town. 135 more words

Organizations

Man Gets Life in Prison in Death of SIUE Student

CLAYTON, Mo. (AP) – A St. Louis man has been sentenced to life in prison without parole for killing an Illinois college student who was lured to a remote area under the guise of a deal to sell his car. 113 more words

News