#45 New Commissioning Models

From joint commissions to Kickstarter, the 21st century has brought new ways of hiring composers to write music. This week, we’ll look at some of the more unusual and innovative methods and the music that resulted and we’ll chat with NewMusicUSA’s Frank J. Oteri and Scott Winship.

Hosted by Seth Boustead
Produced by Jesse McQuarters

Joan Tower – Made in America, Leonard Slatkin, Nashville Symphony
Michael Holober – Chorale, American Saxophone Quartet, Larry Combs(clarinet)
Michael Gordon – Rushes, Dana Jessen
Steven Mackey – Prelude to the End, Soli Chamber Ensemble
Stacy Garrop – In Eleanor’s Words, Buffy Baggott(mezzo-soprano), Kuang-Hao Huang(piano)
Stacy Garrop – String Quartet No. 3 “Gaia”, Biava Quartet
Joseph Schwantner – Chasing Light, Giancarlo Guerrero, Nashville Symphony

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