Q2 Spaces is a video series from Q2 Music that gives you an intimate guided tour inside the homes and studios of the composers, singers and instrumentalists behind some of today's most compelling new music.
From the instruments that clutter the corners, to the artwork on their walls, to the empty spaces in between, Q2 Spaces explores the surprising creative spaces that these artists inhabit. Through interviews and apartment tours, Q2 Spaces offers a glimpse into the environments that animate inspiration as well as unexpected insights into the daily lives of the composers.
Recently in Q2 Spaces
Thursday, February 11, 2016
We visited Sō Percussion's Brooklyn studio to film the quartet perform Wilco drummer Glenn Kotche's 'Drumkit Quartets.'
Monday, November 17, 2014
Tour the sprawling, fifth-floor Tribeca loft that has played home for over 40 years to the joyfully pioneering performer Meredith Monk.
Monday, September 15, 2014
For this episode of Q2 Spaces: Season Two, we visit the Detroit home, studio and garden of composer, singer and multi-instrumentalist Shara Worden (My Brightest Diamond).
Tuesday, May 27, 2014
For the latest episode of Q2 Spaces, we visited Bang on a Can co-founder Mark Stewart's home and studio in Park Slope, Brooklyn.
Monday, April 21, 2014
For the second episode of Q2 Spaces's second season, we tour the Harlem apartment of pianist, composer and 2013 MacArthur Fellow Vijay Iyer. Watch the full episode now.
Monday, March 17, 2014
For this opening episode of Season Two of Q2 Spaces, composer-pianist Timo Andres takes us on a tour of his sharply decorated apartment in Bed-Stuy, Brooklyn. Watch the full episode now.
Wednesday, June 12, 2013
Combining found sounds and toy instruments with electronics and orchestral instruments, Angélica Negrón's compositions a sound both futuristic and nostalgic. Take a video tour of her ...
Wednesday, May 22, 2013
The latest episode of Q2 Spaces takes us to Washington’s Puget Sound and the small sailboat where musician, composer, collaborator and producer Jherek Bischoff was raised.
Monday, April 29, 2013
Visit the home and work space of Tristan Perich – a sound, visual and installation artist residing in New York City who mixes live sound with 1-bit computer music.
Tuesday, April 16, 2013
For the second episode of our new video series Q2 Spaces, we visit the Greenwich Village home of electronic music pioneer Morton Subotnick and the vocalist Joan La Barbara.
Tuesday, March 12, 2013
Dan Deacon's Baltimore studio was one of our first stops for Q2 Spaces, a video series that explores the spaces where composers, singers and instrumentalists live and create their work.
Tuesday, February 05, 2013
Q2 Spaces is a new video series that gives you an intimate guided tour inside musicians' homes and studios. Catch a sneak preview with electronic music misfit Dan Deacon and multi-in...