#104 NY Phil Biennial Part 1

Relevant Tones travels to New York to feature the Philharmonic’s exciting 2014 Biennial.  From world premieres by the next generation of young composers to established juggernauts, the NYP Biennial is at the cutting edge of music today. Hosted by Seth BousteadProduced by Jesse McQuarters Samantha Darris: Chase (part of the Very Young Composers Program) New York Philharmonic Musicians … Continue reading #104 NY Phil Biennial Part 1

#65 Stravinsky and Schoenberg: 100 Years Part III

In our final exploration of the past 100 years of musical modernism, we take a look at composers who fit in neither the uptown nor the downtown traditions of composition. Hosted by Seth BousteadProduced by Jesse McQuarters Aaron Copland – Connotations Igor Stravinsky – In memoriam Dylan Thomas Elliott Carter – Cello Sonata George Rochberg – … Continue reading #65 Stravinsky and Schoenberg: 100 Years Part III

#37 CD Grab Bag Christmas Edition

New music for Christmas that has nothing to do with Christmas! Hosted by Seth BousteadProduced by Jesse McQuarters Sebastian Currier: Entanglement, Yehonatan Berick, violin; Laura Melton, pianoElliot Carter: Esprit Rude/Esprit Doux, Claire Chase, fl.; Josh Rubin, clEric Whitacre: Sleep, Grant Park ChrousTan Dun: Concerto for Orchestra, I & II, Hong Kong Philharmonic OrchestraAnders Hillborg: Peacock … Continue reading #37 CD Grab Bag Christmas Edition