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SoundNotion 200: At the Anthology

This week on SoundNotion Du Yun and Alex Weiser join with what to expect at the 2015 MATA Festival, taking place April 13-18 at The Kitchen in New York City. Plus, Dudamel signs on through the 21-22 season and a Charlie Parker opera in Philadelphia.

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SoundNotion 199: Not Musical Theatre

This week on SoundNotion, the panel is joined by singer, songwriter, composer, performer Corey Dargel. We discuss his new album OK It’s Not OK out on the New Amsterdam, the simple clarity of straight tone with a mic, and the trouble with singing in 11/8.

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SoundNotion 198: Ocarina Concerto

This week on SoundNotion the panel is joined by the 2015 ACF Composition Contest winners Nina C. Young, Alex Temple, and William Gardiner to discuss their music and influences. Plus, the Blurred Lines verdict and more NY Phil music director speculation.

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SoundNotion 197: Leave SafeSearch On

This week on SoundNotion, we have our interview with Alarm Will Sound artistic director Alan Pierson. AWS kicked off their collaborative project Alarm System with ‘avant-groove’ trio Medeski Martin and Wood. Plus: Simon Rattle, David Geffen and Nazis.

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SoundNotion 196: Central Park Shepherd

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.

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