#238 Late Night at National Sawdust: Homage to Steven Stucky

In this final live broadcast from our four-concert series at National Sawdust we’re featuring chamber and vocal music by the late, great Steven Stucky. Stucky was a former composer in residence with the New York Philharmonic, a beloved teacher and modern compositional master. Music Violin Sonata by Steven StuckySuliman Tekali, violin; Daniel Anastasio, piano Horizon by … Continue reading #238 Late Night at National Sawdust: Homage to Steven Stucky

#237 Sonata Form Redux

Sonata form is one of the oldest composition structures in classical music but it’s being rediscovered, and in many cases re-purposed, by contemporary composers. What is the lasting appeal? We’ll play music by four composers looking to the past for formal inspiration. This episode also features a tribute to David Maslanka who passed away shortly … Continue reading #237 Sonata Form Redux

#236 In the Field: Palermo

We go In the Field to the rustic town of Palermo in Sicily, Italy for the International Rostrum of Composers presented in conjunction with the European Broadcasting Union where we heard a stunning array of new music by three generations of creative artists from around the world. Hosted by Seth BousteadProduced by Sarah Zwinklis Music … Continue reading #236 In the Field: Palermo