#179 Shanghai New Music Week Part 2

The Relevant Tones team travels to Shanghai for New Music Week, a relatively new but impressive festival held by the prestigious Shanghai Conservatory of Music. This second in a four-part series features the resident composers and some of the students involved in the festival. Hosted by Seth BousteadProduced by Jesse McQuarters Chen Yi: Night Thoughts … Continue reading #179 Shanghai New Music Week Part 2

#178 Shanghai New Music Week Part 1

The Relevant Tones team travels to Shanghai for New Music Week, a relatively new but impressive festival held by the oldest conservatory of music in China. This first in a four-part series features the music of Chinese composers featured at the festival. Hosted by Seth BousteadProduced by Jesse McQuarters Wen Deqing: The Glamor of Shanghai … Continue reading #178 Shanghai New Music Week Part 1

#109 Foster the Music: Darmstadt

One of the world’s most famous new music festivals has been held in Darmstadt since 1946. We’ll trace the festival from its beginnings through modern times and feature some of the seminal works that were premiered there. Hosted by Seth BousteadProduced by Jesse McQuarters Stockhausen: Kreuzspiel (excerpt) Alfred Schweinfurter, oboe; Wolfgang Marx, bass clarinet; David … Continue reading #109 Foster the Music: Darmstadt