SoundNotion 196: Central Park Shepherd03/01/15
This week on SoundNotion, the panel is joined by composer Michael Gordon. The third installment of his City Symphonies, El Sol Caliente was premiered with the New World Symphony in January and Michael Gordon + Bach is at the Miller Theatre Match 12th.
SN 177 Replay
This week, we replay our September 2014 interview with composer Scott Wheeler. We discuss writing for voice, and the trials and tribulations of microphones.
SoundNotion 195: Big Long Umm
The New York Philharmonic is looking for a new music director, the Grammys are in, the American Composers Forum announces its 2015 Champrions of New Music awards, and the Minnesota Orchestra is going to Cuba (via Germany for some reason).
SoundNotion 194: Double-A Conductorball
This week: NEA gets a raise, Alan Gilbert announces his plans to step down, MMW jams with AWS, US Copyright Office suggests big changes to music licensing, and more. This week's panel: Sam Merciers, David MacDonald and Nate Bliton.
SoundNotion 193: Bring Your Own Nightclub
This week: a Met protester, Carnegie Hall’s 125 commissions project, Mason Bates at the Kennedy Center, and more! This week's panel: Sam Merciers, David MacDonald, Patrick Gullo and Nate Bliton.
SoundNotion 192: Minnesota Nice
This week on SoundNotion, we moderate a discussion on substitute musician pay equity in the Minnesota Orchestra between Roberts Levine and Drew McManus. Plus:The CMA/ASCAP Awards for Adventurous Programming and Björk’s new album leaked and released...
SoundNotion 191: Stick a Pin in It
This week, the American Composers Forum’s Vice President of Programs, Craig Carnahan, discusses the ACF’s 40th anniversary celebrations and the National Composer Night Out. This week's panel: David MacDonald, Nate Bliton, Patrick Gullo, and Craig...
SoundNotion 190: Athletic Appeal
This week on SoundNotion, composer/percussionist/educator Casey Cangelosi joins the panel to discuss composition, performance, and the power of movement. Plus:Net Neutrality, John Luther Adams awarded the William Schuman award and Bjork is in the...
SoundNotion 189.1: PROTOTYPE Festival (Encore)
One more week of holiday vacation, but we got you a little something. Since the 2015 PROTOTYPE Festival starts this week, we got you an encore presentation of our interview with festival artistic director Kristin Marting....
SoundNotion 189: Three Vivaldis for One Xenakis
This week on SoundNotion violinist/violist Miranda Cuckson joins the panel to discuss her new album Melting the Darkness with works by living composers plus one by gem by Xenakis. Plus, Allan Kozinn moves on to greener pastures and ArtsHacker.com is...
SoundNotion 188: The “E” Word
This week on SoundNotion, eighth blackbird pianist and musical Entrepreneur, Lisa Kaplan joins the panel to discuss the terror of life without the Internet, how to say ‘thank you’ and eighth blackbird’s mission to guide the next generation of...
SoundNotion 187.1 (Patch In 10 repost)
This week, we replay Patch In's August 2014 interview with Miller Puckette, the originator of interactive music platform Max, which just received a major update last month.
SoundNotion 187: Slow Math
This week on SoundNotion, we talk open data sets. The Met offered its data and composer Suby Raman accepted the challenge with ten graphs that show what’s been up at the opera for the last 100 years. Suby also parses gender balance in top US...
SoundNotion 186.1 (SN 125 Repost)
This week we replay our 2013 interview with composer and founder of I Care if You Listen, Thomas Deneuville. His digital magazine launched last year on iPhone and iPad, and is available this week for the first time on Android! This week's panel: Sam...
SoundNotion 186: All My Happy Sounds
This week on SoundNotion, composer-performer Jessica Meyer joins the panel to discuss her new album, the joys of looping, Spotify CEO’s response to Taylor Swift, Avery Fisher Hall being renamed, the music of Comet 67P and Youtube’s launch of Music...
SoundNotion 185: I Can Kinda See Wiz Khalifa
This week on SoundNotion, pianist Dejan Lazic is doing the Internet wrong, Taylor Swift boycotts Spotify, Bard College has a new training orchestra, Medici.tv now live streams from Carnagie Hall and Atlanta reaches a labor deal. This week's panel: Sam...
SoundNotion 184: It Came From Frogs
This week on SoundNotion, composer John Supko joins the panel with his new album “s_traits” available November 4, 2014. Also, Klinghoffer fervor can stop already, Maestro Levine bags number 2500, 12 new Music Alive grants, and remembering Stephen...
SoundNotion 183: Hypothetical Steve Doocy
This week on SoundNotion, the panel struggles with the pain of being snubbed by Cecilia Bartoli. Plus: SoundCloud is struggling, YouTube Content ID pays out 1 billion since 2007, Alex Ross ponders the ‘Beethoven singularity’ and yMusic has a new...
SoundNotion 182: Really (Really) Long Music
This week on SoundNotion, Avant Media founder and artistic director Randy Gibson discusses cross-discipline works, the Avant Music Festival, Avant Media’s new monthly series Tangents, his upcoming premiere, and really (“really”) long music. This...
SoundNotion 181: Not a Michael Jackson Glove
Trumpeter and composer Brian Groder explores the realm between jazz and contemporary classical music and gives us insight on the nature of improvisation. This week's panel: David MacDonald, Nate Bliton, Patrick Gullo, Brian Groder.
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