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SoundNotion 45: New Music Happy Hour

Chris Richardson joins us to discuss the future of eighth blackbird and New Music Chicago, the intrigue of Google Music, “great men” of the arts, Michael Kaiser’s latest head-scratcher, David Lang on YouTube, and the vital importance of a cheap pint.


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Music is Hard 23: Conferences

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What good are academic music conferences? Why should we care about them? How can we make them better? Also, this new Google Music thing is pretty rad. And of course, what would an episode of Music is Hard be without a recap of our favorite reality singing competition show?

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SoundNotion 18: Hall of Famers

Topics include the Library of Congress’s National Jukebox project, Google’s new music service, revising scores, and more.


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  • Sony and the Library of Congress have come together to stream historical recordings from the early twentieth century through the National Jukebox.
  • Google is slowly rolling out a new product to help you listen to your music more conveniently.
  • Apparently, there’s a Classical Music Hall of Fame. Surprisingly, we’re not in it. But as of last week, composers William Bolcom and Phillip Glass are Hall of Famers.
  • New Music Box’s Rob Deemer asks how much time should we spend revising our music after the premiere?
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