Tag Archives: Kronos Quartet

SoundNotion 231: Magnetized by Music

We talk to Kronos Quartet founder David Harrington about Fifty for the Future:The Kronos Learning Repertoire, commissioning 50 new works showcasing approaches to the quartet and designed expressly for the training of students and emerging professionals.

sn
download audio

Notes:
Posted in podcast, SoundNotion | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

SoundNotion 230: Be Prince

This week, we say goodbye to Sirs Peter Maxwell Davies and George Martin, Yale’s MOOC, the Florence Foster Jenkins trailer, The Shining gets an opera treatment in Minnesota, and Kronos Quartet premieres the first set of its 50 For the Future commissions.

sn
download audio

Notes:
Posted in podcast, SoundNotion | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

SoundNotion 35: Remembrance

Ten years after the 9/11 attacks, the panel discusses the Music After concert, works inspired by the attacks, the compulsion to write an opera, James Levine’s newest health issues, Nico Muhly’s anger over recordings, and the non-existence of Beethoven.


download video

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

download audio

If you enjoy the show, please subscribe on iTunes or your favorite podcast service using the links to the right.
This week’s panel:
This week’s topics include:
Pick of the week:
Posted in podcast, SoundNotion | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

SoundNotion 28: Lawyerville

Drew McManus joins us again to help guide us through Lawyerville in Louisville as we discuss Q2’s composers, Reich’s WTC 9/11 imagery, and more!


download video

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

download audio

If you enjoy the show, please subscribe on iTunes or your favorite podcast service using the links to the right.
This week’s panel:
This week’s topics include:
Pick of the week:
Posted in podcast, SoundNotion | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments