#266 Green Umbrella

During the LA Philharmonic’s 2018/19 season, they commissioned 50 new works from artists including Louis Andriessen, Unsuk Chin, Philip Glass, and Steve Reich, just to name a few.

Composer and curator of the first of the LA Phil’s new music series, entitled Green Umbrella, Andrew Norman talks about the Southern Californian composers that he’s presenting.

Hosted by Seth Boustead
Produced by Sarah Zwinklis


Omie Wise by Bryce Dessner
ighth Blackbird

Codex Seraphinianus: Machinery, Anthropology, Games by Marcos Balter
International Contemporary Ensemble

Aheym by Bryce Dessner
Kronos Quartet

Templating Tranquility (excerpt) by Tyshawn Sorey
Tyshawn Sorey Trio

New York Tendaberry by Laura Nyro
Renée Fleming, soprano; Yo-Yo Ma, cello; Billy Childs, piano

The Manufacture of Tangled Ivory- Part II by Annie Gosfield
Roger Kleier, electric guitar; Christine Bard and Jim Pugliese, percussion; Annie Gosfield, sampler

Four Rosesby Annie Gosfield
Ted Mook, cello; Annie Gosfield, sampler

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