Blow It Up, Start Again, by Jonathan Newman, for orchestra (or wind ensemble) Trajectory, by Nicole Chamberlain, for two flutes and cello Auras, by Keith Kusterer, for orchestra Basselek, by Florent Ghys, for guitars Ende, by Louis Andriessen, for two alto recorders played simultaneously
Recently, I’ve been inspired to write a piece for voice and a small chamber ensemble. As I was browsing the tags on this site to review some of the vocal music I’ve come across in the past couple of years, I realized that the number of vocal pieces listed is highly disproportionate to the number … More Searching for a voice. . . and chamber ensemble.
As you can see, I’ve been really into listening to percussion and choir lately. Some of these are repeats, but why not. Concerto for Marimba and Choir, by Gene Koshinski Alloy, by Andy Akiho, for steel pan ensemble Tehillim, by Steve Reich, for voices and ensemble The Desert music, by Steve Reich, for amplified voices … More Cool Stuff I’m Listening To: July 6, 2013
Honeydew, by Mike Majkowski, for solo double bass Costume of Melancholy, by Roil, for double bass, piano, and drums Two Cornish Ladies, by Rachel Nicholas, for chamber ensemble H is for, by Rachel Nicholas, for solo piano Piano Teeth, by Rachel Nicholas, for piano, violin, viola, cello, and double bass
Many of these are from various friends’ recitals this past semester, including those of some fellow composers at Redlands. Although they are not what I’ve listened to most recently, I would like to keep track of these for journaling purposes: Turning Points, by Joan Tower, for clarinet and string quartet Head Talk, by Mark Ford, … More Cool Stuff I’m Listening To: May 5, 2013
…awesome free music and nothing less. I had to be delusional to not catch this when it first came out.
too many arguments in line 17, by Ryan Carter, for string quartet Bailes encima del escritorio de nuestra juventúd, by Charles Zoll, for oboe, violin, cello, and piano Impetus, by Chris Brubaker, for violin and piano Riff(raff), by Matthew Mendez, for bass clarinet