Alexander Overington is a composer and producer specializing in a genre-bending approach to recorded music. A native of New York City currently residing in Brooklyn, he holds dual degrees from Oberlin Conservatory of Music and is faculty of Composition and Music Technology at California State Summer School for the Arts at CalArts. He is the co-founder of the new record label Rest Assured.
Overington has collaborated with a wide cross-section of innovative musicians including Rafiq Bhatia, Billy Hart, Vijay Iyer, Valgeir Sigurðsson, Shahzad Ismaily, International Contemporary Ensemble, JACK quartet, Prefuse 73, Teebs and High Priest of Antipop Consortium. He can be followed on Twitter at @alexoverington.
Alexander Overington appears in the following:
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Andrew Norman has followed a winding artistic path that nearly landed him in the architecture world. Lucky for us, he kept writing music. Tune in Tuesday at 7 pm on Q2 Music to find out why.
Tuesday, June 24, 2014
Composer and 2014 Pulitzer Prize winner John Luther Adams is the first subject in Q2 Music's new Meet the Composer podcast. Host Nadia Sirota explores how Adams's move to Alaska led to his current popularity.
Thursday, June 12, 2014
Preview the first episode of Meet the Composer, featuring guest John Luther Adams. The podcast will be available on June 24 and stream on Q2 Music immediately following the 7 pm kick-off event in The Greene Space.
Monday, June 10, 2013
From 46 different recordings, Q2 Music presents the iconic “Augurs of Spring” performed by as many ensembles and soloists as could be squeezed into 3 minutes.
Monday, October 08, 2012
This week on The New Canon, we hear new recordings of music by composers Morgan Hayes and Imogen Holst, as well a selection of world premiere recordings of works for solo cellist Anthony Arnone.
Monday, October 01, 2012
This week on The New Canon, we hear premiere recordings of works by Barbara Monk Feldman, as well as a new album by the Chicago-based Eighth Blackbird.