The week-long festival celebrating Louis Andriessen's life and work concluded with a concert presentation of his complete string quartets. The Aeolus Quartet, Juilliard's graduate resident string quartet for this year, performed. Stream excerpts from the concerts on demand.
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Sunday, July 06, 2014
Composers Derek Bermel and Ruby Fulton shared a program with Louis Andriessen and the late French composer Florent Schmitt at the "Andriessen 75" festival. Stream the entire concert, performed by the EDGE Ensemble, the Shenandoah Conservatory Wind Ensemble, and violinist Monica Germino.
Saturday, July 05, 2014
The Bang on a Can All-Stars brought their powerhouse energy and skill to the "Andriessen 75" festival in Washington, D.C., playing some of the composer's most iconic works.
Friday, July 04, 2014
Wednesday, July 9 at 11 am ET, Phil Kline continues his presentation of the "Andriessen 75" festival in Washington, D.C. with "Andriessen's Piano/Andriessen's Jazz" featuring pianists Molly Orlando and Francesca Hurst as well as the Brad Linde Jazz Ensemble.
Thursday, July 03, 2014
At the "Andriessen 75" festival in Washington, D.C., Cristina Zavalloni, Monica Germino and Andrea Rebaudengo performed a program of music from the Dutch composer himself (including a piece inspired by the Beatles), Stravinsky, and Cage. Stream individual works from the concert on demand.
Wednesday, July 02, 2014
At the "Andriessen 75" festival, pieces by Andriessen, Julia Wolfe, Michael Gordon and Donnacha Dennehy tested the versatility of the violin. The concert took place April 7 in Washington, D.C. with a performance by violinist Monica Germino and sound design by Frank van der Weij.
Tuesday, July 01, 2014
The first concert of "Andriessen 75," the week-long celebration of Louis Andriessen's 75th birthday held in Washington D.C. this April, featured the Dutch composer's ambitious opera La Commedia.
Sunday, June 29, 2014
In a night of premieres during the NY Phil Biennial, composers Christopher Rouse, Peter Eötvös and Julia Adolphe heard their works performed in Avery Fischer Hall.
Saturday, June 28, 2014
With landmark works from and inspired by the avant-garde period, Juilliard's AXIOM ensemble and conductor Jeffrey Milarsky closed their 2013-2014 series with a surreal touch on April 17 in Alice Tully Hall. Hear the entire concert on demand.
Tuesday, June 24, 2014
Dutch pianist Ralph van Raat made his New York City debut at (Le) Poisson Rouge on May 12 with a solo piano survey of modern Minimalism, including music of Louis Andriessen, David Lang and John Adams.
Saturday, June 14, 2014
Ensemble AXIOM and conductor Jeffrey Milarsky's second concert of their 2013-2014 series, in conjunction with Carnegie Hall's Vienne: City of Dreams festival, featured Austrian composer Georg Friedrich Haas and others in Alice Tully Hall on February 27.
Friday, June 13, 2014
Young composers had the spotlight, as did solo musicians, at the New York Philharmonic Biennial CONTACT! concert on Tuesday, June 3 at SubCulture. Join host Phil Kline in listening Friday at 3 pm.
Thursday, June 12, 2014
The New York Philharmonic's Biennial featured this "Beyond Recall" concert, in which composers created works inspired by site-specific sculptures in Salzburg. Stream audio from the performance now.
Sunday, June 01, 2014
Starting their 2013-2014 series in the Peter Jay Sharp Theater, Juilliard's contemporary ensemble AXIOM with conductor Jeffrey Milarsky performed a program of new yet retrospective music, with works by Jacob Druckman and Morton Subotnick, on October 11, 2013.
Saturday, May 31, 2014
On May 27, Jerusalem-born pianist and conductor David Grielsammer performed a set of alternating sonata miniatures from Domenico Scarlatti and John Cage at (Le) Poisson Rouge.
Friday, May 30, 2014
The final night of the 2014 Look & Listen Festival featured a mix of chamber works performed by Duo Gazzana, pianist Jenny Lin and songs by members of the neo-psychedelic prog-rock band, the Knells.
Thursday, May 29, 2014
On the third night of the 2014 Look & Listen Festival, the Invisible Dog Center featured the sounds of accordion virtuoso William Schimmel, the Daedalus Quartet and TILT Brass.
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
May 28, Q2 Music and (Le) Poisson Rouge presented a live video webcast of composer-pianist Timothy Andres in performance with Ensemble LPR and guest conductor Christopher Rountree.
Tuesday, May 27, 2014
The International Contemporary Ensemble and So Percussion played works ranging from Webern to an ongoing work by the members of So Percussion for the second concert of the 2014 Look & Listen Festival.
Monday, May 26, 2014
The 13th annual Look & Listen Festival kicked off on April 26 at the BRIC House with a diverse program of American music by Richard Carrick, Paul Lansky, Animal Collective and John Glover. Listen to the entire show now.
Sunday, May 25, 2014
Mivos Quartet and Mantra Percussion performed a program of new works by Daniel Wohl, Yotam Haber and Ke Xu among others on the closing night of the 2014 MATA Festival. Stream the entire concert on demand.