A Day in the Life: Roomful of Teeth

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

How do artists refresh their creative lives? This week, Roomful of Teeth take over our Instagram to reveal their favorite forms of downtime.

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A Day in the Life: Composer and Multi-Instrumentalist Jherek Bischoff

Wednesday, August 17, 2016

How do artists refresh their creative lives? This week, composer and multi-instrumentalist Jherek Bischoff takes over our Instagram to reveal his favorite forms of downtime.

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App Download: Hannah Lash's 'Concerto for Harp and Chamber Orchestra'

Thursday, August 11, 2016

Each Thursday, we offer an exclusive Q2 Music recording to save to your phone. This week: Hannah Lash's 'Concerto for Harp and Chamber Orchestra.'

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Bite-Sized Bytes: Composing in 15 Seconds

Monday, August 08, 2016

What would you do with 15 seconds? For composer Ray Lustig, it's the perfect amount of time to set up a low-stakes creative lab and ongoing audio-visual experiment. 

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A Day in the Life: Paola Prestini

Friday, August 05, 2016

How do artists refresh their creative lives? This week Paola Prestini, the creative and executive director behind new Brooklyn venue National Sawdust, takes over our Instagram.

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App Download: Molly Herron's 'Stellar Atmospheres'

Thursday, August 04, 2016

Each Thursday, we offer an exclusive Q2 Music recording to save to your phone. This week: Molly Herron's 'Stellar Atmospheres' recorded live as part of the 2015 SONiC Festival.

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A Day in the Life: Nick Zammuto

Wednesday, August 03, 2016

How do artists refresh their creative lives? This week, composer Nick Zammuto takes over our Instagram from the mountains of Vermont.

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Encore Stream: Einojuhani Rautavaara Commemorative Marathon

Thursday, July 28, 2016

Q2 Music commemorates the passing of Einojuhani Rautavaara, with a 12-hour marathon stream of music by the great Finnish composer. Today at 4 pm and Saturday at 10 am.

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App Download: Rachel Grimes's 'The Herald'

Thursday, July 28, 2016

Each Thursday, we offer an exclusive Q2 Music recording to save to your phone. This week: Rachel Grimes's 'The Herald' recorded live by the piano trio Longleash at Merkin Concert Hall.

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Watch Live: Bang on a Can Marathon from Mass MoCA

Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Watch a live video-stream of the six-hour Bang on a Can Marathon from the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art, featuring music by John Luther Adams, Julia Wolfe and many more.

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A Day in the Life: Caroline Shaw

Tuesday, July 26, 2016

How do artists refresh their creative lives? This week, composer and avocado-lover Caroline Shaw takes over our Instagram to reveal her favorite forms of downtime.

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App Download: Levy Lorenzo's 'Inside Voice'

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Each Thursday, we offer an exclusive Q2 Music recording to save to your phone. This week: Levy Lorenzo's 'Inside Voice' recorded live at ShapeShifter Lab.

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A Day in the Life: Christopher Cerrone

Friday, July 15, 2016

How do artists refresh their creative lives? This week, Christopher Cerrone plays with some crazy acoustics while soaking up the history of Rome.

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App Download: Bryce Dessner's 'Delphica'

Thursday, July 14, 2016

Each Thursday, we offer an exclusive Q2 Music recording to save to your phone. This week: Bryce Dessner's 'Delphica' recorded live by Nadia Sirota at Symphony Space.

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A Day in the Life: Nina C. Young

Tuesday, July 12, 2016

How do artists refresh their creative lives? This week, Rome Prize-winner Nina C. Young takes over our Instagram and gives us a glimpse of her last few days in Italy.

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A Day in the Life: Christopher Rountree

Thursday, July 07, 2016

How do artists refresh their creative lives? This week, composer and conductor Christopher Rountree takes over our Instagram to reveal his favorite forms of downtime.

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App Download: Kate Moore's 'Stories for Ocean Shells'

Thursday, July 07, 2016

Each Thursday, we offer an exclusive Q2 Music recording to save to your phone. This week: Kate Moore's 'Stories for Ocean Shells' recorded live at the 2016 Look and Listen Festival.

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10 Cutting-Edge Artists That Have Captured the Imagination Mid-Year

Tuesday, July 05, 2016

2016 has rounded the half-way point, and it's already been a banner year for discovering contemporary classical music. Here's our list of 10 artists that have caught our imagination.

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A Day in the Life: Q2 Music Instagram Takeovers

Friday, July 01, 2016

How do today's artists refresh their creative lives? Q2 Music is giving you behind-the-scenes access to the ways some of your favorite composers and musicians spend their down-time.

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App Download: Kaija Saariaho's 'Fall' for Harp and Electronics

Thursday, June 23, 2016

Each Thursday, we offer an exclusive Q2 Music recording to save to your phone. This week: Kaija Saariaho's 'Fall' for harp and electronics, performed by Bridget Kibbey.

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