Decade 9/11

  • New Sounds /

    #3244: Responsorium 9/11

    Listen Listen to music written in response to the 9/11 attacks.  Pulitzer Prize-winning composers Steve Reich and John Adams each used an almost documentary approach to the events ... Sep 11, 2011

    #3244: Responsorium 9/11
  • WQXR Features /

    Bach: Solace and Inspiration

    Listen As the intense emergency of the 9/11 attacks subsided, David Garland turned to the music of 18th Century German composer Johann Sebastian Bach. Moved by Bach's deep emotion,... Sep 11, 2011

    Bach: Solace and Inspiration
  • Q2 Music /

    Stories of Loss and Recovery

    Listen As part of The Requiem Project, we searched the WNYC Archives for voices that offer perspective on loss, grief and remembrance. The goal was for these voices to augment the mu... Sep 10, 2011

    Stories of Loss and Recovery
  • New Sounds /

    #3243: Unintended Elegies

    Listen On the morning of September 11, 2001, Brooklyn composer William Basinski was finishing a project based on some very old tape-loops he’d made.  The tape itself was disintegr... Sep 10, 2011

    #3243: Unintended Elegies
  • Q2 Music /

    Requiem Project: Part V

    Listen The fifth segment of Q2's 10-hour Requiem Project mix features suggestions from listeners, a composition from Ingram Marshall, stories from a musician, a scientist, a policema... Sep 10, 2011

    Requiem Project: Part V