#357 Día de los Muertos

We celebrate the Mexican holiday of Día de los Muertos with music written in homage to those who are no longer with us. MUSIC Day of the Dead (excerpt) by Sandunes and Kyla-Rose Smith Conga Line in Hell by Miguel del Aguila For Madeline by Michael Gordon Remembering Aaron from Four Lauds by Elliot Carter … Continue reading #357 Día de los Muertos

#352 Composer Alive Album Release

Access Contemporary Music's latest album features music commissioned as part of their innovative project Composer Alive. Each piece was composed in short installments and rehearsed and recorded in real time as they were received. Host Seth Boustead features a sample of this fascinating music. MUSIC Sunshowers by Jane O'Leary (mvmts 1 and 2) De Ánimos … Continue reading #352 Composer Alive Album Release

#257 Live at LPR: Modern Mexico

(Le) Poisson Rouge (LPR) is a multimedia art cabaret founded by musicians on the site of the historic Village Gate in New York City. We’re here live for an exciting musical program dedicated to Mexican composers. Hosted by Seth BousteadProduced by Sarah Zwinklis Music Neuroma de Morton by Felipe Peréz Santiago Coleman Itzkoff, cello; Beomjae … Continue reading #257 Live at LPR: Modern Mexico

#92 Mexico City: Part 2

Part 2 of our trip to Mexico City features music from exciting composers, the new paths they’re creating and the cultural influences shaping their work. Gabriela Ortíz: Denibee, Para Fauta Percusión Y Contrabajo- Siempre Ritmico (excerpt) Onix Ensemble Urtext 224 :53 Gabriela Ortíz: Concierto Candela, I (Marimba Candela) UNAM Philharmonic Orchestra/Zollman; Gallardo, perc. Mario Lavista: … Continue reading #92 Mexico City: Part 2