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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App Download: Christopher Cerrone's 'Memory Palace'

Thursday, June 02, 2016

Each Thursday, we're offering an exclusive recording to save to your phone. This week: Christopher Cerrone's 'Memory Palace' for solo percussion and electronics.

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Say Hello to Q2 Music

Wednesday, June 01, 2016

At Q2 Music, we believe that to discover a new piece of music and to be surprised by the possibilities of organized sound can be a breathtaking, transformative experience. Join us.

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App Download: Tristan Perich's 'Sequential' for JACK Quartet and Sō Percussion

Thursday, May 26, 2016

Each Thursday, we're offering an exclusive recording to save to your phone. This week: Tristan Perich's "Sequential" for JACK Quartet and Sō Percussion.

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App Download: Jason Treuting's 'Oblique Music for 4 Plus (Blank)'

Thursday, May 19, 2016

Each Thursday, we're offering an exclusive recording to save to your phone. This week: Jason Treuting's 'Oblique Music for 4 Plus (Blank)' for Sō Percussion and JACK Quartet.

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New York, New York: 24-Hour Celebration with the NY Phil Biennial

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

On Tuesday, May 24, Q2 Music joins the NY Phil Biennial with a 24-hour marathon of music from past Philharmonic shows and a live webcast of world premieres with violinist Jennifer Koh.

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App Download: Caroline Shaw's 'Really Craft When You'

Thursday, May 12, 2016

Each Thursday, we're offering an exclusive recording to save to your phone. This week: Caroline Shaw's 'Really Craft When You' recorded live at the 2016 Ecstatic Music Festival.

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App Download: Caleb Burhans's 'Beneath' with Roomful of Teeth

Thursday, May 05, 2016

Each Thursday, we're offering an exclusive recording to save to your phone. This week, download Roomful of Teeth's performance of Caleb Burhans's 'Beneath' from National Sawdust.

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