Conor Hanick

Conor Hanick appears in the following:

We'll Do It Live!

Monday, May 02, 2011

We're getting rugged this week and doing it live! Tune in 11 am/pm for a week's worth of nothing-but-live recordings taken from piano performances recorded in New York City.

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Best of The New York Philharmonic

Sunday, May 01, 2011

This week on Cued Up, Q2 host and contemporary pianist Conor Hanick handpicks some of his favorite live performances by the New York Philharmonic from the last three seasons, includin...

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The Piano Music Of Ryan Francis

Friday, April 29, 2011

On this specially curated week of Hammered! we spotlight a new album of piano music by New York-based composer Ryan Anthony Francis. The record features Bang On A Can pianist Vicky Chow, who, with Francis, joins Hammered! throughout the week with insights on this exquisite new body of piano music.

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Moonlight Fantasy

Thursday, April 28, 2011

On this specially curated week of Hammered! we spotlight a new album of piano music by New York-based composer Ryan Anthony Francis. The record features Bang On A Can pianist Vicky Chow, who, with Francis, joins Hammered! throughout the week with insights on this exquisite new body of piano music.

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Wind-Up Bird Preludes

Wednesday, April 27, 2011

On this specially curated week of Hammered! we spotlight a new album of piano music by New York-based composer Ryan Anthony Francis. The record features Bang On A Can pianist Vicky Chow, who, with Francis, joins Hammered! throughout the week with insights on this exquisite new body of piano music.

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Consolations

Tuesday, April 26, 2011

On this specially-curated week of Hammered! we spotlight a new album of piano music by New York-based composer Ryan Anthony Francis. The record features Bang On A Can pianist Vicky Ch...

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Loops, Ladders and Wind-Up Birds

Monday, April 25, 2011

On this specially curated week of Hammered! we spotlight a new album of piano music by New York-based composer Ryan Anthony Francis. The record features Bang On A Can pianist Vicky Chow, who, with Francis, joins Hammered! throughout the week with insights on this exquisite new body of piano music.

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"Virtuosity Of A Different Type"

Monday, April 18, 2011

Pianistic virtuosity is often associated with technical bravura. There is, however, a yang to technique's yin and that's musical virtuosity, a topic we explore this week on Hammered! ...

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Jesus' Blood

Friday, April 15, 2011

While filming material for a 1971 documentary by Gavin Bryars’s friend Alan Power focused on people living in impoverished areas in London, the filmmaker crossed paths with a singing vagrant who offered an improvised and affecting profession of faith with the words "Jesus' blood never failed me yet..."

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Plays Well With Others

Monday, April 11, 2011

When discussing the behavioral patterns of the composer phylum, one often differentiates between solo fliers and school swimmers. Another way for these creatures organize themselves, however, is in collectives, a fascinating behavior and the programmatic source for this week's Hammered!.

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Red Piano Blue Piano

Monday, April 04, 2011

A stroll through The Juilliard School's fourth floor strongly suggests that the more pianists, the more scales. Since it's Trout Week on WQXR, we're embracing these dense schools of scaly pianistic creatures by showcasing chamber music for piano ensembles.

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Meet The Percussion Family

Monday, March 28, 2011

If the piano is a legitimate member of the percussion family, then it most certainly gets strange looks at reunions. This week on Hammered! we're embracing this familial black sheep and showcasing composers that utilize the piano for what it is: a percussion instrument.

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Set Your Phasers to Stun

Sunday, March 27, 2011

If there were ever a composer in no need of introduction, it’s the eternally youthful and forever hip Steve Reich. Tune into Cued Up at 2 pm for live performances of his Triple Quarte...

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Announcing Cued Up: Spring 2011

Monday, March 21, 2011

This week, Q2 launches the 13-week Spring 2011 season of our flagship show, Cued Up, with the first encore presentation of one of the more mesmerizing evenings in our recent live Webc...

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Spring Season Sample-Sale

Monday, March 21, 2011

Tune in all week to Hammered! for daily previews of the composers, repertoire and performers we'll feature on Cued Up's spring lineup of live performances in New York City. Highlights...

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Forever Young

Monday, March 14, 2011

This week's Hammered! explores avant-garde works new and old that reinvented the way we hear music. Listen for unusual pairings like Stockhausen and Beethoven, Shostakovich and Bach, ...

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Way More than 2¢

Sunday, March 13, 2011

Let premieres rule your ears. Cellist Ashley Bathgate and pianist Lisa Moore play a recital as part of TwoSense, the duo's concert series and commissioning project dedicated to prese...

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And The Winner Is(n't) ...

Monday, March 07, 2011

This week on Hammered! we survey one way to look at the American music scene: through the eyes of the Pulitzer Prize committee. Our program includes winners and, sometimes more intere...

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Super Size Me

Monday, February 28, 2011

This week on Q2, two is better than one and less is not more. Taking its programmatic cue from Texas and John Luther Adams, Hammered! presents five days of piano works that embrace t...

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Musical Globe-Trotting

Monday, January 31, 2011

This week Hammered! takes an international spin, featuring piano music by composers from five different countries, beginning Monday in France and ending the week in Greece.

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